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A Mid-Winter’s Break

February 21-24 was an exciting week for the kids as they had off from school and instead spent the whole day at Gloria Parks.  Between field trips to Albright Knox Art Gallery and Kenmore Lanes, the kids found time to…
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Bowling Field Trip

The after-school program went bowling for a Friday treat while the kids were off from school.  Much fun was had by all as we tried new bowling techniques, cheered each other on, laughed at our funny shoes, and enjoyed a lunch…
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Press Release: Safety Assessment Program for Local Seniors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Safety Assessment Program Offered to Local Seniors The University District Community Development Association and The Occupation Therapy Geriatric Association of the University at Buffalo Partner to Bring the Safety Assessment Program to Area Senior Citizens. The University…
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Art’s Cool!

Recently, we were able to take the youth of the Gloria J. Parks Afterschool Program to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery through a program called Art’scool.  The Arts’cool program made it possible for us to take a field trip (transportation included) at no…
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Looking Back: Fall 2011-Winter 2012 with the Youth Program.

As the 2011-2012 school year approached, we at the Gloria J. Parks Afterschool Program began planning exciting activities and events for our youth.  As Fall yielded to Winter, we began to realize that we had not shared any of the excitement with…
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