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Summer Trails on Ice in Somers Spreads Goodwill

Abby Leverich from Yorktown with mom (Melanie) and dad (Jody). Credits: Summer Trails Day Camp
Stuffed animals collected at Summer Trails on Ice. Credits: Summer Trails Day Camp

SOMERS, N.Y.-Summer and warm weather might still be a few months away, but that doesn't stop Summer Trails Day Camp in Somers from inspiring kids to play all year round. On Jan. 15, Summer Trails hosted its annual “Summer Trails on Ice” event at the Brewster Ice Arena in Brewster. Attendees enjoyed an afternoon of crafts, STEM activities, snacks and ice skating with fellow campers, family members and camp counselors.

“It was great to reunite with our campers and spread goodwill at this year’s Summer Trails on Ice event,” said Jamie Sirkin, director of Summer Trails Day Camp. “This event is always a great start to our year and we are looking forward to another great summer with our campers!”

In addition to ice skating, Summer Trails hosted a collection drive of new and gently used stuffed animals for Goodwill at the event. Over the years, the Summer Trails on Ice event has collected thousands of stuffed animals to donate to organizations throughout Westchester County.


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