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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Free Open Play Pickle Ball Every Wednesday

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No matter if you are a pickleball lover or new at the game, join us at Allenwood Park every Wednesday for open play. It's FREE.

Players of all levels are welcome to experience open play between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. Focus on learning the rules of the game, improving your skills or just get a great workout. There will be no instruction; only supervised open play. Bring your ...

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Park District News
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Steppingstone Park Farmers Market Every Sunday

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Each Sunday throughout the summer, we are offering a farm-to-table Farmers Market at Steppingstone Park, via hybrid catamaran between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. It will be an experience you won't want to miss!

There is live music, lawn games, children's playground and water pad plus picnicking, if desired. The Farmers Market includes delicious high-quality farm-grown produce, artisan meats  and fresh seafood from local Long Island and Connecti...

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Park District News
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Superintendent Jason R. Marra Wins NYSRP Award

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This past year has been a challenge, to say the least. And although we all face adversity every now and then, for Great Neck Park District Superintendent, Jason R. Marra, the pandemic added an extra obstacle which he didn’t let it get in his way.

Instead, he found a system to navigate around roadblocks and used it as an opportunity to give back to his profession, as well as encouraging and educating others to do the same. 

Not many people know that Jason has been involved the New York Stat...

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Park District News
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Happy Kids Workshops

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We are partnering with Epic Enrichment Center to offer a new after-camp program, for children in 2-5 grades, called "Happy Kids Workshop."

These fun, interactive classes are taught outside in Allenwood Park, on 6 consecutive Wednesdays, from June 30 thru August 11.

CLICK HERE for more information.


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Park District News
Posted on: May 24, 2021



We have good news regarding our procedures and policies at Parkwood Family Aquatic Center. After Gov. Cuomo's latest announcements, we are able to modify how we operate going forward.

Beginning immediately, these 3 major policies have been modified: 

1) We are no longer requiring reservations be made in order to use the pool. Pool members are welcome to come and go as they please. 

 2) Pool capacity has returne...

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Park District News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Camp Parkwood Is Where The Magic Happens

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Our top-notch facilities are not only beautiful, but the very best in the area. We utilize the finest parks throughout the district as our backdrop, and then add some Camp Parkwood magic! The result makes us the premiere parks program on Long Island!

Camp Parkwood is committed to providing families with a safe camp experience. We know how important it is to have your child(ren) outside in the fresh air, enjoying daily camp activities and engaging with their friends and peers once again.

We promise to o...

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Park District News
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Art in the Parks w/ Gold Coast Arts & GNPD


Join us for some Pop-Up Workshops in the Park...

Gold Coast Arts presents ART IN THE PARKS, brought to you in partnership with the Great Neck Park District.

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