Weather Policy

If the Anchorage School District closes or is delayed due to weather conditions, it is up to the discretion of each Boys & Girls Clubhouse and childcare programs, including the Child Development Center, on hours of operation. If after-school activities are canceled, 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.

2023 Childcare Center Closure Dates

Woodland Park ChildcareTurnagain Elementary School Age Program
Monday, January 2nd: New Year’s DayClosedClosed
January 2-6: ASD Winter BreakOpenClosed
Monday, January 16th: Martin Luther King Jr. DayOpenClosed
Monday, February 20th: President’s DayOpenClosed
February 22-23: Parent-Teacher ConferencesOpenOpen
Friday, February 24th: Staff TrainingClosedClosed
Friday, March 10th: ASD Closure (Inservice)OpenClosed
March 13-17: Spring BreakOpenClosed
Tuesday, May 23rd: ASD Classes EndOpenOpen
Monday, May 29th: Memorial DayClosedClosed
Monday, June 19th: JuneteenthClosedClosed
Tuesday, July 4th: Independence DayClosedClosed
Monday, August 16th: Staff Training DayClosedClosed
Tuesday, August 17th: ASD Classes BeginOpenOpen
Tuesday, August 24th: ASD PK/K Classes BeginOpenOpen
Monday, September 4th: Labor DayClosedClosed
Monday, October 9th: Indigenous Peoples DayClosedClosed
Friday, October 20th: ASD ClosedOpenClosed
October 25-26: Parent-Teacher ConferencesOpenOpen
Friday, October 27th: ASD Closed/ Training DayClosedClosed
Friday, November 10th: Veterans DayClosedClosed
Thursday, November 23rd: Thanksgiving DayClosedClosed
Friday, November 24th: Day After ThanksgivingClosedClosed
Friday, December 22nd: ASD Closed in Observation of Christmas EveClosedClosed
Monday, December 25th: Christmas DayClosedClosed
December 26-28: Winter BreakOpenClosed
Friday, December 29th: Observation of New Years EveClosedClosed
Monday, January 1st: New Years DayClosedClosed

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.