We're proud to welcome Congressmen Steve Israel and Grace Meng, Queens Borough President Melinda Katz and New York State Assemblywoman Nily Rozic to the Samuel Field Y for a Women's Economic Summit on Monday, July 28, from 10:30 AM to 11:45 AM. There will be questions and input from Brooklyn-Queens NOW, Center for the Women of New York, Sanctuary for Families, and Korean American Family Service Center.
Contact Garrett Armwood at (718) 875-7610 for more information or to RSVP for this event.
Are you interested in sending your child to sleep-away camp? Camp Poyntelle Lewis Village understands how difficult it can be to send your child away for the first time, and is offering a special Rookie Overnight from Saturday, August 9 through Sunday, August 10, to give your child a taste of the sleep-away experience. For more info or to register, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you're interested in more information about CPLV, there will be an open house parlor meeting with current camp families on Monday, July 28, in Great Neck, from 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM. For more information, you can click here.
This week we have a special guest blog entry from Anita Swerdin, one of our volunteer peer advocates for our CAPE Mental Health Clinic and for Connect To Care. Anita was presented with a City Council Award for volunteer work, along with three other volunteers, on June 25th.
Another fun-filled week of camp has come to an end, but check out our weekly newsletter to keep the camp spirit alive! Get the inside scoop about the Teen & Tween long trips, YA's game show challenge, Division C's special Oneg performance and much, much more. We interviewed some star campers this week to find out about their favorite things at camp, but feel free to join in and let us know what YOU love about camp for a chance to be featured in our next issue.
The Samuel Field Y and CAP would like to invite all members of the Clearview Community and CAP Connects Autism Initiative to join us for a BBQ with musical entertainment, a jumping castle, and other fun activities on Thursday, August 7,from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at CAP Connects in Whitestone.
Please RSVP by July 24 to Amanda Smith at (718) 423-6111 or email email@example.com.