Organizers with The Den youth center announced today that the new facility will officially open this Friday, July 17 at 6 p.m.
The Den also plans to be open on Saturday night at 6 p.m. as well. Board members have established the following hours of operation for the center: 4 to 10 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays; and 6 p.m. to midnight on Fridays and Saturdays. The facility, located above Mocha Jo's on Broadway, will be closed on Mondays, Wednesdays and Sundays.
"We continue to need volunteers," said Kelley Cloud, a member of The Den board of directors. "We are trying to build a large base so we do not wear out our volunteers. There are also items, like games and art supplies, that we would like to recieve as donations, and money is always welcomed."
Anyone who would like to volunteer or donate to The Den should call Cloud at 236-3640.