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CQY will be CLOSED for Thanksgiving

Central Queens Y will be CLOSED on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 26.  We will be OPEN on Friday and Sunday, Nov. 27 and 29, but there will be no classes.  To check for updates at any time visit

We wish everyone a Happy & Healthy Holiday Weekend!

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Members Saturday Nights!

CQY Members Saturday Nights, 7:00–10:45 p.m., begin November 7, 2015 and continue through March 12, 2016Come with your children and friends, and enjoy all that we have to offer!  Stretch, Swim, Celebrate!  Separate hours for Men and Women, Boys and Girls. We're open to all CQY members and their guests.

For a printable flyer and schedule, please click here!

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Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon: Celebrate @ CQY!

Celebrate Thanksgiving with your CQY family!  A full Kosher Thanksgiving luncheon will be served on Tuesday, November 24th, from 12–2:00 p.m., and we’ll make every effort to accommodate seating preferences.

To register please contact Ellen Shajnfeld at 718.268.5011 ext 160 or Please register by November 17.

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Summer of Arts and Sports
Camp Reunion and Open House!

Calling all SAS Campers!  Join us Sunday, Nov. 29, 1:30–3:30 p.m. for a FREE fun afternoon of playing & swimming!  Bring a bathing suit, swim cap & towel. Make your own ice cream sundaes!  Parents, ask about our Early Bird Rates for 2016.

For details, please click here!

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Film Screening: Young and Jewish in Today's Poland

Young Poles today are discovering Jewish roots they knew nothing about, and grappling with how to make sense of it all.  Join us on Monday, Nov. 30, at 12:30 pm, for a screening of The Return: Young and Jewish in Today’s Poland, with filmmaker Adam Zucker.

For more information, please click here.

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The Green Prince: Film Screening and Discussion

Join us on Monday, December 7, at 12:30 p.m., for a screening of The Green Prince, a documentary recounting the story of a Palestinian Hamas leader's son who was recruited as a spy for Shin Bet – Israel’s internal security agency.

For details, please click here, or contact Peggy Kurtz at 718.268.5011 ext 151 or

Special Events

Coming Soon!

Members Saturday Nights!
Date: November 28, 2015
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
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Summer of Arts & Sports:
Camp Reunion & Open House!
Date: November 29, 2015
Time: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
More Info »

The Return: Young and Jewish in Today's Poland
Date: November 30, 2015
Time: 12:30 pm
More Info »

Single Parent Initiative: College Financing 101
Date: November 30, 2015
Time: 6:30 pm
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Members Saturday Nights!
Date: December 5, 2015
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
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Film Screening with Discussion
Date: December 7, 2015
Time: 12:30 pm
More Info »

New at the CQY!

Birthday Parties!


        Plan a FUNTASTIC party at the CQY!
                  Click here to learn more!


      Birthday Parties Take
         Place on Sundays

          Party Packages are Available

            To plan your perfect party
                contact Adam Ostroff






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