This is National Boys and Girls Club Week and the celebration peaks on Thursday at 500 Genesee Street in Rochester.
Executive Director Dwayne Mahoney told WXXI the club is near the end of two years of renovations, adding 10,000 sq. ft. of space, and renovating another 18,000 to create more room for programming for kids.
"We added an arts studio, dance studio, recording studio, also an additional computer lab."
The current computer lab houses an accelerated reading program. One new room is tablet room with ipads.