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Active Design in Schools Grant Opportunity

The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s (DOHMH) Active Design in Schools program has provided support to schools to increase access to physical activity and active play through built environment enhancements. All NYC DOE K-12 public schools are encouraged to apply to participate in the program. Selected schools will receive services from pre-selected arts organizations in spring 2019 to develop an interactive […]

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Community to Welcome New Kumon Math & Reading Center

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and community members will welcome the new Kumon Math & Reading Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, September 21, 6pm.  The ceremony will kick-off the grand opening of Kumon’s new center at 149-36 Northern Blvd #101 in Flushing, NY 11354. The grand opening will include a family appreciation night with face painting, light refreshments, games for children, […]

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Solar Energy Workshop

Family Workshop Saturday, July 21st, 2018 11:00am – 1:00pm Price: $10 per child Appropriate for: grades 5 – 8 RSVP by June 21st, 2018 Limited tickets available! Tickets per Person NOT per Family Click Here for Eventbrite Page Click Here for Facebook Page It’s Electric! is part of our regular educational programs, presented by Con Edison, that traces the history of power from colonial […]

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Cityparks Puppetmobile Cinderella Samba

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is proud to cosponsor “Cinderella Samba” on Wed, July 5, 11am, as part of our Maple Playground Greenmarket. Cinderella Samba is a presentation of the CityParks Foundation’s “CityParks PuppetMobile” Program. Cinderella Samba is a contemporary twist on the classic fairy tale, set in the lush landscape of Brazil during Rio de Janeiro’s biggest Carnaval […]

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Pre-K Update: Round 2 Application Opening March 27th!

With Pre-K for All, Opportunity Starts Now In free, full-day, high-quality pre-K, teachers are sparking wonder and igniting learning in our children. Pre-K for All gives children stronger math and reading skills in elementary school and a better chance at success in life. Studies show that early childhood education improves performance throughout a child’s school experience. In these high-quality programs, children are […]