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In accordance with Governor issued executive order to urge New Yorkers to stay indoors due to the spread of Coronavirus, effective Sunday, March 22 at 3:00 pm, the Kings Bay Y building will be closed until further notice.  Please feel free to reach out to us at or 718-648-7703. More info
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Shirley Charles

After-School Director/ Summer Program Director

Shirley Charles graduated from Brooklyn College with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She has been a part of the Kings Bay Y family for over 15 years. Shirley began her career here as a summer camp and after-school counselor, then as the supervisor for after school and summer camp, and finally her current position as the Director of the After-School Programs at the main site, Kings Bay Y Annex, Kings Bay Y at Windsor Terrace and off-site programs in five public schools. In her spare time, Shirley enjoys spending time with her fiancé, her niece Victoria, and her mom. Shirley likes to read, scrapbook, and paint.