Free sports-related summer programs in 2019

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T123rf 46967837 shis information was shared by one of the Q300 PTA parents. Some free sports-related summer programs for kids (and some for adults) that might be of interest to Q300 families:

Serious Fun Pre-registration for 2019-2020

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SeriousFunLogo Reminder that pre-registration for Serious Fun afterschool for 2019-2020 at PS17Q/Q300 has already started at and will end Friday, June 14, 2019. There is a discount ($50 registration fee and $150 program tuition off) for families pre-registering during this period.

Please note that there are some exciting new classes being offered next year. This includes Full STEAM Ahead one-hour premium classes on Fridays, with one semester of Snapology’s engineering program and one semester of Launch Math and Science Center’s exciting science-based classes. There is a minimum of 10 kids required for each grade bracket (2 grade brackets total) or else the class will be cancelled. Here is a full list of what is offered and when at PS17/Q300:

Chess after school program in Fall 2019 (NYChessKids)

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Preschool chess jorge delgado istock NYChessKids ( is going to offer its after school programs on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday at Lower Division, and Tuesday and Wednesday at Upper Division. The program consists of a mandatory chess session and other optional activities such as arts, yoga, math, coding, critical thinking, debate, and robotics. See The NYCHessKids’ Q300 after school registration page ( or our Q300PTA website ( for more information.

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