will host a fundraiser this week for ’s summer programs.
The event will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on June 20 at Strawberry’s, located at 42-15 235th St. in Douglaston.
Tickets are $40 per person and $70 per couple.
The fundraiser will include an open bar featuring APEC’s strawberry punch signature drink as well as appetizers, hors d’oeuvres, a chocolate fountain with strawberries and a 50/50 raffle.
Free babysitting will be available at APEC from 5:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. that evening. Those interested in using this service should mention it when registering.
This summer, APEC’s programs include World Environment Day and Electronic Recycling Day, both of which will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on June 2.
On July 21, APEC will host Rizzo’s Live Wildlife Discovery Program at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person. Attendees will be able to see snakes, insects, frogs and an alligator during this program.
The environmental center will host its Tricky Tray Penny Social Fundraiser on July 22 at noon.
Admission is $12 per person and includes a sheet of tickets, the chance to win door prizes and light refreshments.
To RSVP for that event, call 718-229-4000.