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NYC Parks Events Calendar

Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

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Wednesday, May 7, 2014

May 7

Dancing in Bryant Park

at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
A social dance party after work featuring popular dance instructors plus an incredible band each week, hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May 7

Zumba

at Little Bay Park, Queens

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for Zumba - an aerobic excercise that blends both Latin and African dance movements.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May 7

Shape Up NYC: Couch to 5K

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
A beginner program for the aspiring runner, this class will combine running, walking, and conditioning exercises to get you in shape for long distance running.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May 7

Wheelchair Basketball

at West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Practice with the New York Rollin' Knicks! Beginner, intermediate and advanced players with disabilities are welcome.
Category: Accessible, Sports

May 7

Shape Up NYC: Yoga - Relax and Stretch

at Walker Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Yoga - Relax and Stretch is an open level class with a focus on bringing awareness to the body through core strengthening and total body flexibility.
Category: Fitness
Free!

May 7

Shakespeare in the Park: Much Ado About Nothing

at Delacorte Theater (in Central Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.
Hamish Linklater and Tony® nominee Lily Rabe return to the Park this summer as the wise-cracking, would-be lovers Beatrice and Benedick in the beloved romantic comedy Much Ado…
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Thursday, May 8, 2014

May 8

Bryant Park Tai Chi

at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Tai Chi and Eternal Spring are instructed by members of the Tai Chi Chuan Center. Open to all ages and experience levels.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

May 8

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new!
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May 8

Art in the Garden: Harvesting Our History: The Story of Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Get a sense of Queens Botanical Garden's past and how both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fairs influenced the Garden's development.
Category: Art, Festivals, History, Seniors

May 8

Exhibition by Ruth Marshall: Closely Knit: A Textile Analysis of Animals

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Closely Knit: A Textile Analysis of Animals by Ruth Marshall brings attention to illegal wildlife trade and species loss in a way that unites a widened audience.
Category: Art
Free!

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