Please note: The Child Development Center may close on Municipal, State and Federal election days if COVID continues to be a 2022 safety risk.

Weather Policy

If the Anchorage School District closes due to weather conditions, all Boys & Girls Club childcare programs, including the Child Development Center will be closed. If schools are operating on a delay, all Boys & Girls Club Programs will operate on the same delay.  If after school activities are cancelled, a decision to close or remain open will be made on a case-by-case situation.

Updates on closures will be posted on our Facebook page at Child Development Center BGC Alaska.

2022 Childcare Center Closure Dates

Woodland Park ChildcareTurnagain Elementary School Age Program
Monday, January 17: Staff TrainingClosedClosed
Wednesday-Thursday, February 16-17: Parent Teacher ConferencesOpenClosed
Friday, February 18: Staff TrainingClosedClosed
Monday, February 21: Staff TrainingClosedClosed
Friday, March 4: No SchoolOpenClosed
Friday, May 20: Staff TrainingClosedClosed
Monday, May 30: Memorial DayClosedClosed
Monday, July 4: Independence DayClosedClosed
Monday-Wednesday, August 15-17: Staff TrainingClosedClosed
Monday, September 5: Labor DayClosedClosed
Friday, October 21: Staff TrainingClosedClosed
Wednesday-Thursday, October 26-27: Parent Teacher ConferencesOpenClosed
Friday, October 28: Staff TrainingClosedClosed
Tuesday, November 8: Election Day/Staff TrainingClosedClosed
Friday, November 11: Veterans DayClosedClosed
Thursday-Friday, November 24-25: ThanksgivingClosedClosed
Thursday, December 22: Winter Break BeginsOpenClosed
Friday, December 23: Christmas Eve (observed)ClosedClosed
Monday, December 26: Christmas Day (observed)ClosedClosed
Tuesday-Friday, December 27-30: Winter BreakOpenClosed
Monday, January 2: New Year’s Day (observed)ClosedClosed

If you have questions, please call (907) 249-5400.

Boys & Girls Clubs Child Development Center announces its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program administered by the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development. Meals will be made available to enrolled children at no separate charge without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA (not all bases apply to all programs). Remedies and complaint filing deadlines vary by program or incident.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible Agency or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at How to File a Program Discrimination Complaint and at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; (2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email:

USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender.