community center

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a center where the members of a community can gather for social or cultural activities


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Byrne Community Center | Uniondale is dba of Uniondale Neighborhood Center, Inc.
The community center and housing project are the latest components of the Coney Island Strategic Plan, developed by the City and Coney Island Development Corporation with the support of local elected officials and the community, and unveiled by Mayor Bloomberg in September 2005.
Just like there's no need for the Niseis or the Sanseis to go to Little Tokyo anymore because the facilities are everywhere -- same thing for the community center,'' said Jim Higashida, 78, a third-generation Japanese-American whose father was active in founding the center.
Whether a resident prefers watching birds at the natural wetlands across from Kendal's Community Center or at one of its ponds, enjoying a rousing game of bridge, attending a concert or class or lecture at nearby Oberlin College, participating in a science discussion, going for a refreshing swim, playing in a croquet or pingpong tournament--or participating in any of the dozens of other cultural and recreational activities--there seems to be something for everyone here.
In the report, "A Case Study in Crisis Management: Attack on a Jewish Community Center," published for members of the JCC Association, Jeff Rouss, executive vice president of the JCC at the time, stated, "General evacuation procedures called for exiting to safer environments.
2) Omar Zayat, head of the Latin American Jewish Association, leads Latin American Jews in an Israeli dance class at the New Jewish Community Center at Miliken in West Hills on Wednesday.
The project's community center will be located directly in front of Battery Park City's sustainable ballfields, and will include a swimming pool, gym, class and dance rooms, a kitchen and auditorium.
The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Utah in Salt Lake City was founded in 1992 chiefly as a meeting space but now hopes to initiate more in-house programming.
Kroc Community Center will employ about 200 people and include a worship center, space for classes in the creative and performing arts, a gym, fitness center and outdoor athletic facilities.
The average age of community center participants is 7, but older kids are not turned away.
The Coney Island Strategic Plan calls for enhanced entertainment attractions that take advantage of the area's unique appeal, a new community center for job training and recreational uses and the increase of affordable housing on vacant City-owned land.
5-million gay community center extends to the most influential power brokers in city hall.
HOUSTON -- ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) today announced it will donate a combined $8 million to build a new community center in Belle Chasse, La.
Toji Hashimoto, president of the San Fernando Valley Japanese-American Community Center in Pacoima, remembers when things were different in California and the Valley.
Avalon Chrystie Place, a $150 million building, will bring new jobs, rental apartments and a community center to Cooper Square.
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