BOISE -- On Monday, local Americorps service members and over 100 Boys and Girls Club members teamed up for the official kick off of, 'Idaho AmeriCorps Week.'

The local event is part of Serve Idaho, the Governor's commission on service and volunteerism and it coincides with a variety of service projects to promote the benefits of healthy play and activity.

AmeriCorps members have been renovating the basketball court at River Front Park.

And next Monday, service members will have a play date with Boys and Girls Club of Ada County.

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