Youth Development

Camp Herrlich

For two weeks each summer, Camp Herrlich hosts 80 low-income children from Astoria and Long Island City at its 156-acre campus in Patterson, N.Y. These kids — ages 8 to 15 — live at the camp where they enjoy fishing, boating, swimming, hiking, archery, zip lining, arts and crafts, frog catching, sports, nature discovery, and… Read more

AileyDance Kids Residency at I.S. 126Q

The AileyDance Kids program at I.S. 126Q provides high-quality dance instruction that offers participants the opportunity to use their imaginations while learning life skills such as teamwork, goal-setting, and self-confidence. Ailey’s teaching artists are well-versed in a rigorous standards-based approach to teaching in the arts. This includes dance literacy, working with community and cultural resources,… Read more