Playground

New Playground at P.S. 173
Education & Kids Queens Courier Staff 12/07/2011 at 11:25AM

P.S. 173 unveiled a new playground at a ribbon cutting ceremony on November 20 at the school, located at 174-10 67th Avenue in Fresh Meadows. During the ceremony, students performed demonstrations of yoga, music and chess. The new playground, which took approximately 14 months to build, was designed as a “green space,” and it provides [...]

Kids, community help create dream playground in Sunnyside
Kids, community help create dream playground in Sunnyside
Education & Kids Michael Pantelidis 10/11/2011 at 12:02PM

The dream of every child is to allow his imagination to run wild while creating his own unique playground. The students of P.S. 199 are having their dreams come true. Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer visited the school, located at 39-20 48th Avenue in Sunnyside, on October 3 to commence his Noonan Park Community Design Initiative. [...]

Playground torched
Playground torched
News Jay Lane 9/29/2011 at 3:03PM

Sometime between the evening of Tuesday, September 27 and the morning of Wednesday, September 28, an individual or group apparently set fire to a playground, located in Alley Pond Park, at the intersection of Springfield Boulevard and 76th Avenue in Oakland Gardens. According to officials, the fire damaged both the ground surface and several pieces [...]