Website Manager

View All News


Nov, 2017

New makerspace opens at Variety Boys and Girls Club

Creative Queens residents now have a new local space to let out their inner maker. Last Tuesday, the Variety Boys and Girls Club and IONYC officially unveiled their new makerspace, equipped with electronics, power and woodworking tools, and 3D-printing technology.


Sep, 2017

Astoria Characters Day celebrates local residents

Journalist Nancy Ruhling has written approximately 416 profiles of Astoria’s residents and small businesses over eight years. On Sunday, more than 100 “Astoria characters” and their supporters filled the Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens for an event to celebrate their stories.


Sep, 2017

Variety Boys & Girls Club Honors Club Alumnus

Long Island City / Astoria Journal

Last Tuesday, the Variety Boys & Girls Club honored prominent Club Alum Milko Campusano at a cocktail style reception benefiting the children of the Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens. 


Jun, 2017

Variety Vipers place first in meet

The Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens swim team placed first in their swim meet in North Carolina last week. Out of 40 teams and 1,000 swimmers from around the country, the Vipers, led by Coach Tony, beat out the rest of the competition.


Apr, 2017

Variety honors longtime Astoria Houses leader

To kick off a new series honoring local community heroes, the Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens recognized longtime Astoria Houses leader Claudia Coger last Thursday.


Feb, 2017

Editorial: In Recognition of Amazing Parents

At the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens, we know being a parent can be tough. But parenting in 2017 presents a unique set of challenges. 


Feb, 2017

NY1: New Leadership at Astoria Club Brings More Programs, Members and Money

The Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens has been a staple in the Astoria community for six decades.

In the last year and half, the organization has seen a shift with the hiring of Matthew Troy as the club's new executive director.


Jan, 2017


Nov, 2016

Ron Artest Foundation Holds Basketball Tournament for Queens Kids

The Ron Artest Foundation held its first ever Fall Brawl Basketball Tournament this weekend at the Variety Boys and Girls Club in Astoria.


Oct, 2016

First Kids Bike Rodeo Day to be held in Astoria

Transportation Alternatives Queens Committee and Make Queens Safer will host a Kids Bike Rodeo Day Oct. 22 in partnership with the Variety Boys & Girls Club to bring the Astoria community together to celebrate kids on bicycles and to call for safer streets to ride them on.
1 2 Next
Result page: 1 of 2

Contact Us

Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens

21-12 30th Road 
Long Island City, New York 11102

Email Us:
Phone : 718-728-0946
Copyright © 2018 Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens  |  Terms Of Use |  Privacy Statement Login