We're excited to be kicking winter to the curb with our annual Spring Festival, which will take place this year on Sunday, March 5, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, and will feature inflatable rides, obstacle courses, arts and crafts, games, food, and so much more as this year we're having a Spring Safari themed party! Admission is free (tickets for inflatables will be sold at the door), and if you come dressed as your favorite jungle creature you'll get a prize! Don't forget to wear your sneakers for the gym. For more information, please contact Adam Fier at (718) 225-6750 extension 260.
The Central Queens Y is honored once again to be hosting the ReelAbilities Film Festival, dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories, and artistic expressions of people with different disabilities. Films screen Sunday and Monday, March 5 and 6. To watch a trailer of the featured film, visit www.cqy.org/brother. For more information visit www.cqy.org/reel. Tickets are available at www.cqy.org/tickets.
Attention: All Children Born in 2012 who live in the five boroughs are eligible for FREE Pre-K For All! If you are looking to put your child into Pre-K, it is not too late! If you recently moved to the area it is not too late! Simply call one of our two locations and ask to make an appointment for a tour of our Award Winning Pre-School programs. For Little Neck, contact Tricia Campo at 718-225-6750, and for Bay Terrace contact Shari Rebhun at 718-423-6111. Come in and see the classrooms, meet the teachers and directors, and learn all about our wonderful and enriching Early Childhood Programs.
School's out but our full day trips are on for President's Week! Join us from February 21 through February 24 as we head to Shipwrecked Mini Golf, enjoy a day of fun with friends at Sports Hub, get creative and paint our own canvas masterpiece at A Sprinkle of Fun, and bake a box of delicious cookies to take home and share from Celebrations in the Kitchen. Please contact Andy Gavora for more information at 718-225-6750 x261, and register ASAP as spaces are limited. Click here for a copy of the registration form.
Exciting News! The Samuel Field Y and Central Queens Y's Business Council will be hosting its Seventh Annual Business Council Breakfast on Wednesday, March 22, from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at the Douglaston Manor. This year, we'll be honoring Cord Meyer LLC and LIJ Forest Hills Hospital.