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Make a Splash Tour

Saturday, May 18, 2013

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

The Make a Splash Tour, presented by Phillips 66, is an initiative of the USA Swimming Foundation that brings USA Olympians to NYC Parks recreation centers. Swim champions like Cullen Jones and Jimmy Feigen will teach Learn to Swim participants for one day only.

Olympian Cullen Jones will be at St. Mary's Recreation Center in the Bronx. Jimmy Feigen will be at St. John's Recreation Center in Brooklyn. There will also be an event at Roy Wilkins Recreation Center in Queens.

Recreation Center members only may visit the centers to meet the Olympians. Swim lessons are not open for registration and are for children enrolled in the Learn to Swim program. 

Location

St. Mary's Recreation Center in St. Mary's Park Accessible
St. Ann's Avenue and 145th Street
Bronx
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177th Street and Baisley Boulevard
Queens
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St. Johns Recreation Center Accessible
1251 Prospect Place
Brooklyn
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Cost

Free for Recreation Center members.

Event Organizer

USA Swimming Foundation

Contact Email

Peter.Kohnstamm@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Kids, Sports

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Know Before You Go

Recreation CentersRoy Wilkins Recreation Center

There are reduced hours at NYC Parks' Recreation Centers over the holidays. On Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, Recreation Centers open at the normal time, but close at 5 p.m. On Christmas Day and New Year's Day, Recreation Centers are closed. For more information, please visit the holiday schedule link featured on each Recreation Center's homepage under "Holidays".
Anticipated Completion: 01/01/2015

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Roy Wilkins Recreation Center Weather

  • Tue
    Rain
    52°F
  • Wed
    Heavy Rain
    58°F
  • Mon
    Chance Rain
    55°F
  • Fri
    Sunny
    49°F

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