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DG with Councilman Paul Vallone for Toy Drive

DG is Sponsoring a GIFT DRIVE with Council Member Paul A. Vallone for The Children of St. Mary’s – Healthcare System for Children

Please Participate by Dropping Off Gifts at The DG Building between November 11 through December 11th



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DG Hockey

Come down to Harvey Park and check out some DG Hockey Action.

Instructional Division has practices every Friday at 6:30pm and games are Sunday at 1pm.

Intramural Division plays on Tuesdays at 6pm and Sundays at 3pm.

Questions about DG Hockey?????  Ask us at:


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Questions about basketball?…

Email Us at DGtalk@ymail.com

Interested in Coaching?  Send us an email and see if  positions are still available….  DGtalk@ymail.com


Evaluations and Practices Begin November 1st
First Games begin on Monday, December 1st.

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Co-ed  Instructional on Saturdays 9am-12noon ***Starting December 6th-March 15th
Co-ed Mites — Saturdays 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm
Boys Bantam — Mondays @ 6:30pm, 7:30pm, 8:30pm & Sundays @ 2:00pm, 3:00pm
Boys Minors — Thursdays @ 6:30pm, 7:30pm, 8:30pm & Sundays 4:00pm, 5:00pm
Boys Majors — Wednesdays @ 6:30,7:30,8:30
Boys High School — Sundays 7:00pm, 8:00pm and 9:00pm

Girls Minor Games on Friday Nights

Girls Major Games on Tuesdays & Friday Nights

Girls High School Games on Tuesday Nights

Schedules will be posted shortly…

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2014 Fall Baseball Starts September 12

Fall baseball starts September 12.  Teams are being formed with assigning coaches to teams.  Once teams are completed, parents/players will be contacted by their coach.  Uniforms will be handed out by the coaches.

We’re looking for 2 T-ball coaches for the Fall season.  Please contact DG if your interested.

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2014 Clean Up My Park Dat at Harvey


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CONGRATULATIONS 2013 Whitestone Renegades

Congratulations to both the 14U and 10U Dwarf Giraffe Athletic League Whitestone Renegades baseball teams on their championship season. Our 14U team winning the District 26 Casey Scheckman Tournament and our 10U team winning both the Queens NorthEast Baseball Alliance Championship and the District 26 Rosenbluth Tournament. What a great season for our baseball teams…

10u champsNEWWEB

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ZUMBA Hours at DG Building

TUESDAY’S 10 am TO 11 am

THURSDAY’S 7 pm TO 8 pm

SATURDAY’S 9:30 am TO 11 am






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1961 DG Baseball Alumni Remembers

September 7, 2012

Greetings Fellow Dwarf Giraffer’s,

Recently, my very dear friend and former Dwarf Giraffe Baseball League slugger, Bob Hall, informed me of the D-G web site.  Amazing!  This has taken me back to my youth when I wanted nothing more than to be playing baseball. I’d spend the better part of most every summer day at Dupey’s Park shagging flies with friends and enjoying pickup games and anxiously waiting for Saturday morning to slip on that beautiful D-G uniform…And the thrill of those wonderful games at the “Swamp Fields” as we called them, and later at Victory Field, Memorial Field and the Middle Field where that 1961 team photo that I’ve posted was taken.  That Whitestone Lion’s Club team was my first in the Teen League and we had a number of very talented players on that team.  That’s me, the skinny weak hitting kid in the sneakers, but I could play a pretty good short stop.  I took a few years off from baseball in my late teens before joining a Brooklyn church league in the late 60’s.  Our home field was the famous “Parade Grounds” Field 3 in Prospect Park.  I later played in our office softball league before returning to hard ball, playing in a very competitive Long Island division of the Men’s Senior Baseball League.  I’ve been fortunate to have played on many winning teams with several very good ball players,…and a bunch of great guys, many of whom remain my close friends.

 I grew up in Whitestone, attended St. Luke’s School, Jr. HS 194 and Flushing HS before attending college and graduating with a degree in architecture.  My wife and I left Queens in 1979 to purchase a home in Wantagh, L.I. where we raised two children, and where we remained for 20 years.  I’ve since moved to Manhattan where I maintain a private architectural practice.

I’ll always be grateful to the Dwarf-Giraffe, it’s founders, coaches and to all my fellow ball players. Those were some of the most wonderful and memorable days of my life.  It would be a pleasure and I would welcome hearing from any of you. 

Until then, “Bring it Home and Keep On Coming.”

Your Teammate,

Dan Failla

212 279-3777


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