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Buckley Honors Garden City Athletes

Friday, 14 January 2011 00:00

Buckley Country Day School upper school students from Garden City earned top honors at the end of their interscholastic soccer season. Pictured left to right: Ryann Coughlin-Roberti, Bulldog Spirit Award, girls seventh and eighth grade; Samer Bendary, Most Valuable Player, boys seventh and eighth grade “A” Team; Lee Bono, Most Improved Player, boys seventh and eighth grade “A” Team; Nour Bendary, Bulldog Spirit Award, boys fifth and sixth grade “A” Team. Congratulations to all!

 

Garden City Recreation Department News: January 14, 2011

Friday, 14 January 2011 00:00
Sixth-Grade Recreation Night

The Garden City Recreation Department is sponsoring a Middle School Rec. Night for sixth-graders on the following dates at St. Paul’s Field House: Friday, Jan. 14. These parties will be chaperoned by the Recreation staff and will run from 7-9 p.m.
Admission is $5. A DJ will provide music and refreshments will be available for a nominal charge. The gym will be open for basketball, volleyball, dancing and other games. Note: Once the children are in our facility for either of these programs, they will not be allowed to leave unless accompanied by an adult. Please come into the building to pick up your child.

 

Islanders Bring Toys and Holiday Cheer to Young Hospital Patients

Friday, 07 January 2011 00:00

The New York Islanders teamed up with EmblemHealth to bring toys and holiday cheer to dozens of young hospital patients in Queens and Long Island. The event was the culmination of last week’s holiday shopping spree when players and their families personally selected gifts at Toys“R”Us. Both events were sponsored by EmblemHealth, which provides health insurance through its companies Group Health Incorporated (GHI) and HIP Health Plan of New York.

The entire team fanned out across Long Island and Queens to distribute toys, pose for photos and give autographs to young patients at seven area hospitals and a Long Island school for children with disabilities.

 

Garden City Recreation Department News: January 7, 2011

Friday, 07 January 2011 00:00
Additional Sessions of Mad Science After School Program Added

Due to an increase in popularity, we have added two new dates for “Mad Science.” Mad Science is a one-hour after school program that incorporates various topics such as Ph, working in a lab, and dry ice into fun workshops but will entertain while educating. All classes are held at St. Paul’s Senior Center and run for six weeks.  The cost for this program is $95. The schedule of classes is:

Kindergarten to Grade Two: Tuesday or Friday at 4 p.m.

Grades Three to Five: Wednesday or Thursday at 4 p.m.

To register, please visit the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Ave.  Classes begin on Tuesday, Jan. 10.

 

LIPTA Holds LI Junior Tennis Open in GC

Friday, 31 December 2010 00:00

On Saturday Dec. 11, the Long Island Platform Tennis Association (LIPTA) held their annual Long Island Junior Open at the Garden City Country Club. Pictured left to right, Drew Simone and William Brosnan, of Garden City, were defeated in the 18 and under bracket finals (7-5, 6-1) by Alex Morris and Jack Mara of Garden City.

 

Garden City Recreation Department News: December 31, 2010

Friday, 31 December 2010 00:00
Sessions of Mad Science After School Program Added

Due to an increase in popularity, we have added two new dates for “Mad Science.” Mad Science is a one-hour after school program that incorporates various topics such as Ph, working in a lab, and dry ice into fun workshops but will entertain while educating. All classes are held at St. Paul’s Senior Center and run for six weeks. The cost for this program is $95. The schedule of classes is:

Kindergarten to Grade Two: Tuesday or Friday at 4 p.m.

Grades Three to Five: Wednesday or Thursday at 4 p.m.

To register, please visit the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Ave.  Classes begin on Tuesday, Jan.10.

 

GC Resident Breaks Wood for Charity

Friday, 24 December 2010 00:00

Garden City resident Robert Fullhardt (left) was one of the participants who broke wood at the Charles Water Karate & Fitness’ break-a-thon to raise money for the Kids Cancer Center at Winthrop Hospital. When a person breaks a piece of wood they are breaking through their challenges and helping other people to break through their challenges as well. Charles Water Karate & Fitness with the help of all those who raised more than $1,000 for Winthrop Hospitals.

 

Garden City Recreation Department News: December 24, 2010

Friday, 24 December 2010 00:00
Holiday Movie

The Recreation Department will be showing Toy Story 3 at St. Paul’s Cluett Hall on Wednesday, Dec. 29 at 1 p.m. The movie runs approximately 98 minutes. Admission is free. Popcorn and snacks will be available for a nominal charge. The Recreation staff will supervise.

Holiday Gym Program

During the Holiday Recess, the Garden City Recreation Department will offer a gym program for children in the St. Paul’s Fieldhouse on Dec. 27, 28, 29, 30. This program is open to youngsters of the Inc. Village of Garden City only.

 

Garden City High School Student Named 33rd News 12 Scholar Athlete

Friday, 17 December 2010 00:00

Brian Fischer, a senior at Garden City High School who will be attending Harvard next year, was recently named a News 12 Scholar Athlete. Brian is a two-sport athlete playing on the award-winning varsity football and lacrosse teams, and brings Garden City’s total honored News 12 Scholar Athletes to 33 since the program’s inception. Brian Fischer’s segment was aired on the television network on Wednesday, Dec. 1 during their evening news broadcast.  

Head Lacrosse Coach Steve Finnell, himself a Garden City graduate who has been teaching ninth- and 12th grade social studies for 10 years, nominated Brian for the honor. “Brian is the consummate scholar athlete who excels in the classroom and on the athletic field,” commented coach Finnell. “He’s a great kid who cares about his teammates. Brian works very hard on the field, but it is not uncommon for him to be talking about his school work — how others are preparing for a test, how they did on a recent paper —before and after practice.”

 

Garden City Recreation Department News: December 17, 2010

Friday, 17 December 2010 00:00
Join Us for the Winter Session of Mad Science

The Recreation Department will again offer an after school science program for grades K-five run by Mad Science of Long Island. These hands on workshops offer topics such as “Slime Time” and “Dry Ice Capades” in a fun and educational way! Make-and-take-its will be included in the sessions. This six-week program will begin the week of Jan. 11, according to the following schedule:

Grades K-two - Tuesdays at 4 p.m.

Grades Three to Five - Thursdays at 4 p.m.

All classes are one hour in length and will be held in St. Paul’s Senior Center, next door to the Recreation Office, at 108 Rockaway Ave. The cost of this six-week session is $95. All checks should be made payable to Mad Science of LI. To register, please visit the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Avenue.

 

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