Queens is known as “the world’s borough,” a nickname slated to be even more poignant as the diverse New York City enclave is hosting the national kickoff for the YMCA’s annual Welcoming Week on Friday. Read more…
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The Cross Island YMCA, located in Bellerose, will host its fourth annual Touch-a-Truck & Family Festival from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23. Read more…
On September 15, from 3-6 pm at the Queens Museum in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Obba Babatundé and Get Empowered! in collaboration and partnership with Welcoming America, YMCA of Greater New York, and YMCA-USA will be at the National launch of New Americans Welcome Week – a kickoff event for NYC and national sites in over 15 cities around the country. Read more…
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