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Get Fit In 2014 With New Classes At NYC Parks Recreation Centers

Did you resolve to get in shape in 2014? Join the network of NYC Parks recreation centers for year-round access to indoor pools, sports programs, fitness classes, dance instruction, martial arts lessons and much more. Memberships are low-cost: young...    

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This Weekend In Parks

20th Annual New York Cares Day Saturday, April 12 68 parks, gardens, playgrounds, and waterfront sites across the five boroughs On Saturday, 4,000 New York Cares volunteers will revitalize 68 parks, gardens, playgrounds, and waterfronts...

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