Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Patrons to Host Casino Night

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Oct. 10, 2013 - SHIRLEY, N.Y. -- On November 16, the Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Patrons will be hosting a Casino Night at Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck ( 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. The event will include access to unlimited gambling, hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine and a chance to win amazing prizes.

Tickets are $125 per person and $200 per couple. Campers and their parents can purchase tickets at a discounted price of $100 per person and $175 per couple. All proceeds will go to benefit the camp.

The hosts of the event, The Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Patrons, are a newly formed group of volunteers who support the camp and its mission of providing a unique camping experience for special-needs children and young adults.

“We are excited to host this very special event,” said Bridget Costello, Director, Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck. “Since their formation, the Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Patrons have really gone above and beyond in raising funds and awareness about the camp.”

Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck is a resident summer camp serving children and young adults ages 6-21 with both physical and developmental special needs. Its mission is to help these children to achieve equality, dignity, and maximum independence through a safe and quality program of camping, recreation, and education. Throughout the program, campers participate in many activities, such as arts and crafts, talent shows, cook-outs, swimming and boating. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Those who wish to purchase tickets must RSVP by November 1 to Marie McAlary, or call (631) 871-0033. For more information about Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck, or to make a donation, call (631) 878-1070 or visit

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