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The new Boys & Girls Club building in Schenectady
Lucas Willard

A new Boys & Girls Club has opened in Schenectady. The 40,000 square-foot facility was made possible through millions of dollars in community donations, with input from the kids who will be spending their time at the new clubhouse.

The new Boys & Girls Club building in Schenectady
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Officials will the cut the ribbon on a new Boys & Girls Club in Schenectady Thursday

A view of the Boys & Girls Club facility under construction in Schenectady
Lucas Willard / WAMC

Officials and donors gathered Monday to view construction on a new community center for the Boys & Girls Club of Schenectady.

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This week we are learning about the Boys & Girls Club of the Capital Area – the Albany and Troy Clubs have just merged. To tell us all about it we welcome: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Capital Area’s Chief Executive Officer Justin Reuter and Chief Operations Officer Patrick Doyle.