NORTH BELLPORT, N.Y. – Last week Deputy Presiding Officer joined children at the Boys & Girls Club to celebrate “National Boys & Girls Club Week.” He presented the Club with a proclamation and joined the children in a community service project, where they made cards for active-duty military members from the local community.“It is always a pleasure to visit the Boys & Girls Club,” stated Deputy Presiding Officer Rob Calarco. “The staff mentors the children to become responsible citizens and community members. And they have a lot of fun!”Deputy Presiding Officer Calarco was also on hand to help present the “Youth of the Year Award” to Maria Calle. Maria has been a member of the club for many years and has help to organize coat drives, a March for Our Lives bus trip to Washington D.C., and mentor younger children in their schoolwork. Maria will represent the Club at a New York State conference.