For Immediate Release
August 13, 2013
Boston Centers for Youth & Families
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Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) weekly block party comes to the BCYF Paris Street Community Center and pool this Thursday, August 15th from 5-7 p.m. Join your friends and neighbors for a free cookout, music, ice cream, interactive activities, resource information tables, games and more.
Sponsored by JetBlue, the R.O.C.K. ‘N Block Parties are held on select Thursday nights and weekend days in July and August. Over 200 people have attended each block party this summer. The BCYF Paris Street event is the final block party of the summer.
Now in its seventh 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 11 locations in Boston called “Boston R.O.C.K.S Out!!!” and the “Boston R.O.C.K.S the Block!!!” family-friendly cookouts at different BCYF swimming pools each week. In addition to these programs, BCYF offers over 50 summer day camps, dozens of recreation programs and many special events. http://www.cityofboston.gov/bcyf.