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‘The blue doors are open’ in Northumberland

From left are STEM services provider Bobby Blackwell and board member Shawn Lamb.

Friends of the Boys & Girls Club of the Northern Neck (BGCNN) and community members on July 6 got an inside look at the new Northumberland County clubhouse site at 8200 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville.

In the 100-year-old motto of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, “the blue doors are open.”

The blue doors are a symbol that the clubhouse is a welcoming place for children to have fun and be safe. The motto is used by more than 5,000 Boys & Girls Clubs across the country.

As many as 85 people packed the rooms to tour the building. BGCNN purchased the property in late April and worked….

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