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"Nearly Camp" at Central Queens Y

This enriching part-time separation program is the perfect way for children 24-48 mos. (without parents) to spend the summer! Warm, caring, adult instructors will teach and encourage your child to socialize with peers and make friends.

For more information contact Robin Kaufman, Director of Parenting, at 718.268.5011 ext 482. Click here for a printable flyer to share!

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CQY's 2017 Spring & Summer Program Guide!

What is there to do at the Central Queens Y?  Swim Classes, Mommy & Me, Children's Dance School, Author Events, Health & Fitness, Outdoor Youth Sports Leagues, and so much more!  In fact, we have countless activities for the whole family!

Check out our new Spring & Summer 2017 Program Guide to see for yourself, at!

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Parents Love the CQY's Early Childhood Center

“Our almost 5 year old has been attending the Y since she was 3 months. The teachers are very caring and focused on helping kids flourish and develop the necessary skills for their age group.” – Farrah (Parent)

For information please contact Sharon Someck or Genesys Diaz at 718.268.5011 ext 402.


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Women's Self-Defense Workshops!

Learn how to protect yourself and become less vulnerable to attacks. These three-session workshops, beginning May 24 (A.M.) and May 25 (P.M.), will teach you Realistic, Achieveable, Effective strategies, techniques, and tactics that will help you defend yourself.  Sensei Andrew Millman, 5th Degree Black Belt, A.C.E. Certified, OES. For details please click here, or contact Dale Stark at 718.268.5011 ext 501 or [email protected].

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Swim Week for Children Ages 3 through 12

This intensive, consecutive five-day program for children ages 3 through 12 starts Monday, June 19th and runs through Friday, June 23rd. Your child will learn from top level, professional teachers; 45 minutes of instruction per lesson.

For details, please click here or call our Aquatics Director, Lior Harpaz, at 718.268.5011 ext 502.

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100th Anniversary of NYS Women's Suffrage!

Join us on Monday, June 5, at 1:30 p.m. when Bonnie Anderson will speak about Ernestine Rose, a 19th Century Jewish Feminist Pioneer who was once more widely known than Susan B. Anthony. Immigrating to New York from Poland in 1836, she became a famous orator who also spoke up against slavery.

For more information, contact Peggy Kurtz at 718.268.5011 ext 151 or click here.

Queens Career Connect

Special Events

New at the CQY!

Nearly Camp 2017

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






The Central Queens Y is an equal opportunity employer/program.

Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to
individuals with disabilities.

For further assistance contact TDD / TTY at 1.800.662.1220. 

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