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Learn to Ride: Midland Playground

Saturday, May 25, 2013

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

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Prepare your child to experience beautiful spring weather on a bicycle.  NYC Parks and Bike New York present the Learn to Ride program, providing free bike riding classes for children.  Conducted by our trained professionals, learning can be easy and safe.

Participants must bring their own bicycle and helmet.  For more information, visit the Learn to Ride website.

Location

Staten Island
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

NYC Parks

Categories

Kids, Bike Month NYC, Learn To Ride

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BeachesMidland Beach and Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk

The Midland Beach Entry Plaza will create a new public open space that will connect the community, boardwalk, promenade and beach. A decorative fountain with cascading waves of water will provide a focal point for the entrance to the beach promenade. In the central space of the plaza there will be a pattern of colored pavements with a series of interactive spray showers that can be enjoyed by children and adults alike. The entry plaza will also provide new drinking fountains, benches and colorful native plantings. A 104-space parking area, designed to include sustainable practices, will collect stormwater in a series of inter-connected rain gardens. The gardens will filter the water to an underground detention system that will recharge the groundwater. This work will take place on the land located at Father Capodanno Blvd & Seaview Ave in Midland Beach.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2014

Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach Weather

  • Thu
    Isolated Showers
    83°F
  • Fri
    Sunny
    81°F
  • Sat
    Slight Chc Thunderstorms
    85°F
  • Sun
    Thunderstorms Likely
    84°F

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