After-School & Summer Programs

OSH’s After School and Vacation programs are both entertaining and educational, encouraging learning and self-expression. For more information, contact Maggie Weber, Director of Education, at 718.768.3195 or

Following are our programs for Summer and Fall 2019.  For more information about PIper Theatre Workshops wonderful summer programs here at OSH and MS 51, please go to the Piper website!

Summer Time is Fun Time!

Field Trips Now Available for Summer School: July 1-August 2.

Bring your group to the Old Stone House for our Dutch Toys and Games programs.

Learn how plants were used long ago as you take a scavenger hunt through the beautiful gardens of Washington Park with Traditional Medicinals.

Our Summer School programs encourage student inquiry, accommodate a variety of learning styles and support learning in accordance with these New York State Standards for Social Studies:

  • New York State & U.S. History
  • Geography
  • Civics, Citizenship & Government

Programs cost $150, last 60-90 minutes and must be reserved in advance. Visits are limited to 32 students, maximum of 6 chaperones and are offered Monday through Friday at 10 am and 12:30 pm from July 1 to August 2, 2019.

Due to limited space, we are unable to provide an indoor area for lunch. Groups are welcome to picnic in the J.J. Byrne playground and on the turf field behind the Old Stone House at 4th Ave. and 3rd St.

To arrange a visit: Review the program choices below and request a reservation. (You will be directed off-site to Explorable Places to complete your reservation request.)

We will reply with the reserved date and time and send you an invoice for full payment. Your trip will be confirmed upon receipt of payment. All reservations are subject to availability.

Photo: Bob Levine.