For Immediate Release
July 16, 2012
Boston Centers for Youth & Families
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Come on down to the BCYF Mildred Avenue Community Center this Saturday, July 21st from 1-3 p.m., and enjoy a free cookout, swimming, games and activities, summer programming information and more at Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) Boston R.O.C.K.S The Block!!! family pool parties.
On select Thursday nights and weekend days in July and August families will have the chance to come together at a different BCYF swimming pool for a variety of activities at the R.O.C.K. S The Block!!! events sponsored by JetBlue.
Now in its sixth year, Boston R.O.C.K.S!!! (Recreational Opportunities for City Kids,) is a coordinated summer programming campaign aimed at connecting Boston youth with programs and activities. Led by BCYF, the signature programs for R.O.C.K.S!!! are free daily drop-in programs at ten locations in Boston called “Boston R.O.C.K.S Out!!!” and family-friendly cookouts at different BCYF swimming pools each week called “Boston R.O.C.K.S the Block!!!” In addition to these programs, BCYF offers over 50 summer day camps, dozens of recreations programs and many special events. Many of these programs still have openings including the BCYF White Stadium Sports Center, the Boston Neighborhood Basketball League and the Boston Neighborhood Soccer League. The BCYF website, www.cityofboston.gov/bcyf, contains information about all these programs or you can contact your local BCYF community center for more information.