Nicole Cooke | Democrat Xavier Wagner works on his watercolor painting during National Fine Arts time at the West Central Missouri Boys & Girls Clubs Parkview Elementary site on Monday. The students drew castles with markers and crayons and colored them in with paint.
Nicole Cooke | Democrat Boys & Girls Clubs Parkview Elementary site manager Kim Watkins helps Natalie McBride check over her homework on Monday. The Clubs offer many activities for students, including homework assistance each day.
Nicole Cooke | Democrat Taking advantage of the warm spring weather, Alana Cooke gets ready to kick the ball during a competitive game of kickball on Monday at the Boys & Girls Club Parkview Elementary site.
Nicole Cooke | Democrat Caliey Cooke reaches for another color to add to her watercolor painting during National Fine Arts time on Monday at the Boys & Girls Clubs Parkview Elementary site. There was a wide range of activities Monday, including reading, homework help, kickball, painting and a Civil War game.