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Good News: New Gym for the Boys & Girls Club

Good News: New Gym for the Boys & Girls Club

The Boys & Girls Club of Wichita Falls Central Gym officially re-opened its doors Monday, to celebrate the renovation of the  Central Branch's
Gymnasium. Built in 1940, this is the oldest operating nonprofit gymnasium in Wichita Falls.

The gym has hosted numerous boxing tournaments, basketball games, Christmas parties and special events throughout 8 different decades.The gym project includes new paint, lighting, acoustic bleacher ceilings, window grills, wall safety pads, high impact drywall and stair treads. The original floor, vaulted ceiling, bleacher seating and wood backboards have been preserved.
The project was funded through donors and the Alumni & Friends Association.

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