NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2014 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_things_to_do/upcoming_events/events_search.php NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Sat, 02 Aug 2014 10:18:10 GMT NYC Parks News 25 25 http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_things_to_do/upcoming_events/events_search.php http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/parks_leaf_thumb.gif <![CDATA[Zumba under the Stars with Lisa G aka RockaZumbaWay]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/27/zumba-under-the-stars-with-lisa-g-aka-rockazumbaway http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/27/zumba-under-the-stars-with-lisa-g-aka-rockazumbaway Date: August 27, 2014

Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance that combines Latin and African dance steps.

Sponsored by Sweet and Low

Start time: 7:30 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 318-4000

Location: Beach 108th Street Hockey Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)

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Q163 Rockaway Beach Boardwalk 2014-08-27 2014-08-27 7:30 pm 8:30 pm 40.5797, -73.8297 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Tai Chi]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/bryant-park-tai-chi http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/bryant-park-tai-chi Date: August 28, 2014

Tai Chi and Eternal Spring are instructed by members of the Tai Chi Chuan Center. Open to all ages and experience levels.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-08-28 2014-08-28 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park Date: August 28, 2014

Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Saturdays, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.

All of our fitness programs are free, led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Please check back for rain and weather/air advisory cancels. Fitness programs are canceled if the weather is lower than 20 degrees.

For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their work outs, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build.

Exercise with a view, in natural sunlight, with green scenery all around bestows health benefits that can’t be found indoors. Scientific studies have shown that the pleasure of being outdoors for example gives your brain, psyche, and immune system an extra boost.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-08-28 2014-08-28 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.8606, -73.9338 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5395c8d750ccf.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Couch to 2 Mile Group Run]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/couch-to-2-mile-group-run http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/couch-to-2-mile-group-run Date: August 28, 2014

Brooklyn Recreation wants to get you running! Whether you're a beginner or training for long distance races, this free, weekly program taught by a qualified instructor will boost your endurance and get you in shape.

Runners will meet in front of the McCarren Play Center and do a two mile run with instructor Shakeem Snipe in and around McCarren Park. Bring a water bottle to stay hydrated. This program welcomes adults 18 and up.

Please RSVP at mccarrengrouprun.eventbrite.com to get started.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: McCarren Play Center

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2014-08-28 2014-08-28 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.7202, -73.951 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/fitness-walk Date: August 28, 2014

Join other adults in a weekly fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile (near the front of Fort Totten). No registration is required.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: 718-352-4793 ext. 301

Location: Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park)

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Q012 Crocheron Park 2014-08-28 2014-08-28 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.7888, -73.7821 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Focused Fun Dance Fitness]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/focused-fun-dance-fitness http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/focused-fun-dance-fitness Date: August 28, 2014

Focused Fun Fitness for ages 12 and up is a combination of a low impact full body workout with various genres of dance choreography, and an emphasis on positive mental motivation and creative expression through dance.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-08-28 2014-08-28 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/bryant-park-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/bryant-park-yoga Date: August 28, 2014

Perfect your downward dog on the lush lawn with YogaWorks instructors.

Mats provided by Athleta. Presented by Athleta. Pre-register at the link below, or register on-site. Walk-ins are welcome!

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-08-28 2014-08-28 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.7535, -73.9837 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Central Park Circuit]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/central-park-circuit http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/central-park-circuit Date: August 28, 2014

Reach your fitness goals in the world’s most beautiful outdoor gym – Central Park!

Get fit with innovative exercises designed by top trainers to utilize the Park’s best natural features: rocks, trails, stairs, hills, and gorgeous open lawns. A variety of in-Park classes will help you to maximize your strength and agility, as well as increase flexibility and muscle tone.

Ages 18+. Classes are drop-in and open to all fitness levels. Space is limited for each class on a first come, first served basis.

Members: Please bring your membership card to each class for guaranteed entry.

Tuesdays & Thursdays

May 13 – June 19 & July 8 – August 28, 2014

Made possible by Teavana.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 776-1066

Location: East Meadow (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-08-28 2014-08-28 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.7904, -73.9552 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/538de24ada7b0.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Total Body Circuit]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/shapeupnyc-total-body-circuit http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/28/shapeupnyc-total-body-circuit Date: August 28, 2014

Come sweat and take your workout to the next level in this exciting outdoor workout! This high intensity class incorporates cardiovascular and strength training to increase cardiovascular health and build muscle endurance.

This class is appropriate for various skill levels and offers modifications for intense movements.

Bring water, a towel, wear comfortable clothing, sneakers, and a smile!

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 318-4000

Location: Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)

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Q162 Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk 2014-08-28 2014-08-28 7:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.5948, -73.7509 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Sit Aerobics]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/29/sit-aerobics http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/29/sit-aerobics Date: August 29, 2014

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. For adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 771-2787

Location: St. Johns Recreation Center

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2014-08-29 2014-08-29 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.6735, -73.9348 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Adaptive Fitness]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/29/adaptive-fitness http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/29/adaptive-fitness Date: August 29, 2014

Get fit using exercises that work for you! This program is tailored for individuals with disabilities and limited mobility. Recreation center membership is required. Please find out more information here.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 255-3705

Location: Chelsea Recreation Center

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M260 Chelsea Recreation Center 2014-08-29 2014-08-29 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.7483, -74.0022 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Tai Chi]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/29/tai-chi1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/29/tai-chi1 Date: August 29, 2014

Learn the correct Tai Chi movements and walking and breathing techniques, with a professional Tai Chi instructor.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-08-29 2014-08-29 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Fitness Bootcamp]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/29/fitness-bootcamp http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/29/fitness-bootcamp Date: August 29, 2014

Come join a bootcamp class with a focus on strength, plyometrics, and high intensity circuit training. There will also be some mind/body elements of stretching and breathing.

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793 x301

Location: Alley Athletic (in Alley Pond Park)

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Q001 Alley Pond Park 2014-08-29 2014-08-29 5:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.7404, -73.7339 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park1 Date: August 30, 2014

Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Saturdays, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.

All of our fitness programs are free, led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Please check back for rain and weather/air advisory cancels. Fitness programs are canceled if the weather is lower than 20 degrees.

For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their work outs, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build.

Exercise with a view, in natural sunlight, with green scenery all around bestows health benefits that can’t be found indoors. Scientific studies have shown that the pleasure of being outdoors for example gives your brain, psyche, and immune system an extra boost.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-08-30 2014-08-30 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.8606, -73.9338 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5395c8d750ccf.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Rockaway Walks]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/rockaway-walks http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/rockaway-walks Date: August 30, 2014

Join us for this adult fitness walking program.

Sponsored by Councilman Donovan Richards

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 318-4000

Location: Beach 19th Street (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)

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Q163 Rockaway Beach Boardwalk 2014-08-30 2014-08-30 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.5928, -73.7531 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: August 30, 2014

Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Van Cortlandt Stadium (in Van Cortlandt Park)

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2014-08-30 2014-08-30 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Yoga on the Beach]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/yoga-on-the-beach http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/yoga-on-the-beach Date: August 30, 2014

Join yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Elaine's Dance School in this beginner hatha yoga class.

Bring mat, large towel, or blanket.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 318-4000

Location: Beach 108th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)

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Q162 Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk 2014-08-30 2014-08-30 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.58, -73.8288 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Moves]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/bryant-park-moves http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/bryant-park-moves Date: August 30, 2014

Experience the joy of movement and dance! This modern dance class, now in its fourth year, is led by dancers from the world-renowned Limon Dance Company.

Open to all levels.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-08-30 2014-08-30 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.7535, -73.9837 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Club Fit: Free Outdoor Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/club-fit-free-outdoor-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/club-fit-free-outdoor-yoga Date: August 30, 2014

Free outdoor yoga classes are a great way for the entire family to stay fit! Every Saturday in June through September, join us at one of four New York Restoration Project garden locations for an hour-long session.

Start your weekend with a fulfilling and exciting workout, led by certified yoga instructors. Mats will be provided for temporary use.

Instructor and Location Information

Garden of Hope
392 Hancock Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216
Instructors: Lila Donnollo and Lotsie Cash

Jane Bailey Memorial Garden

327-329 Greene Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 11238
Instructor: Katie Cercone

Target Bronx Community Garden

1025 Anderson Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10452
Instructors: South Bronx Yoga

Target East Harlem Community Garden

415-417 East 117th Street, New York, NY, 10035
Instructors: Harlem Yoga Studio

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 333-2552

Location: Jane Bailey Memorial Garden,Garden of Hope,Target Bronx Community Garden,Target East Harlem Community Garden

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2014-08-30 2014-08-30 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.6876, -73.9582; 40.6834, -73.9401; 40.8328, -73.9268; 40.7966, -73.9341 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/53a891fea6225.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Body Sculpting for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/shape-up-nyc-body-sculptingadults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/shape-up-nyc-body-sculptingadults Date: August 30, 2014

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance, while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories. Enjoy fun, continuous movement to great music.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-08-30 2014-08-30 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Dance Fitness for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/shape-up-nyc-dance-fitnessadults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/08/30/shape-up-nyc-dance-fitnessadults Date: August 30, 2014

We'll be combining Latin, international, and popular music with dance moves for an aerobic workout.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-08-30 2014-08-30 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park FitClub: Pilates with Pilates on Fifth]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/bryant-park-fitclub-pilates-with-pilates-on-fifth http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/bryant-park-fitclub-pilates-with-pilates-on-fifth Date: September 1, 2014

Target the spine and deep abdominal muscles to build a strong body.

No prior experience necessary. In partnership with park neighbor, Pilates on Fifth.

Some mats provided; bringing your own is encouraged.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-01 2014-09-01 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Chair Aerobics]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/shape-up-nyc-chair-aerobics http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/shape-up-nyc-chair-aerobics Date: September 1, 2014

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. This Shape Up NYC program is free and open to the public.

For adults and seniors.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 771-2787

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2014-09-01 2014-09-01 9:30 am 10:30 am 40.8108, -73.9147 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Chair Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/chair-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/chair-yoga Date: September 1, 2014

Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that can be practiced while sitting or standing using a chair for support. A low impact class, it focuses on strengthening the body's inner core through slow movements, concentrating and breathing. For adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 447-2020

Location: Asser Levy Recreation Center (in Asser Levy Playground)

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M164 Asser Levy Playground 2014-09-01 2014-09-01 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.7361, -73.9757 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Run for the Trail: Labor Day B'Ramble]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/run-for-the-trail-labor-day-bramble http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/run-for-the-trail-labor-day-bramble Date: September 1, 2014

Proceeds from this 5K race go to The Friends of Van Cortlandt Park’s trail plan. Register at vctc.org.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Parade Ground (in Van Cortlandt Park)

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2014-09-01 2014-09-01 10:00 am 40.8947, -73.8952 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Chair Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/shape-up-nyc-chair-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/shape-up-nyc-chair-toning Date: September 1, 2014

A seated exercise class that strengthens muscle groups with minimal impact on joints. This Shape Up NYC program is free and open to the public.

For adults and seniors.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 402-5155

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2014-09-01 2014-09-01 10:30 am 11:30 am 40.8108, -73.9147 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Monday Movement]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/monday-movement http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/monday-movement Date: September 1, 2014

Get the week started off right in this low-impact, chair aerobics class. Perfect for seniors or those with limited mobility. Open to adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 485-4633

Location: Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground)

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B270 Brownsville Playground 2014-09-01 2014-09-01 11:00 am 12:30 pm 40.6566, -73.902 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[NYU Mobility Clinic: Amputee Mobility Clinic]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/nyu-mobility-clinic http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/01/nyu-mobility-clinic Date: September 1, 2014

New York University and Recreation Center 54 partner to host an Amputee Mobility Clinic (part of NYU's Amputee Support Program). For adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 754-5411

Location: Recreation Center Fifty-four (in Recreation Center 54)

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M130 Recreation Center 54 2014-09-01 2014-09-01 7:00 pm 8:30 pm 40.7565, -73.9651 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Tai Chi]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/bryant-park-tai-chi http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/bryant-park-tai-chi Date: September 2, 2014

Tai Chi and Eternal Spring are instructed by members of the Tai Chi Chuan Center. Open to all ages and experience levels.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-02 2014-09-02 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park Date: September 2, 2014

Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Saturdays, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.

All of our fitness programs are free, led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Please check back for rain and weather/air advisory cancels. Fitness programs are canceled if the weather is lower than 20 degrees.

For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their work outs, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build.

Exercise with a view, in natural sunlight, with green scenery all around bestows health benefits that can’t be found indoors. Scientific studies have shown that the pleasure of being outdoors for example gives your brain, psyche, and immune system an extra boost.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-09-02 2014-09-02 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.8606, -73.9338 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5395c8d750ccf.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Tai Chi in the Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/tai-chi-in-the-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/tai-chi-in-the-park Date: September 2, 2014

Healthy summer mornings at Washington Square Park! Join us for summer health and fitness.

Tai Chi classes will be offered Tuesday mornings at Garibaldi Plaza.

Classes taught by Steven Asherman.

Start time: 8:30 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone:

Location: Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park)

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M098 Washington Square Park 2014-09-02 2014-09-02 8:30 am 9:30 am 40.7305, -73.997 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/fitness-walk Date: September 2, 2014

Join other adults in a weekly fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile (near the front of Fort Totten). No registration is required.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: 718-352-4793 ext. 301

Location: Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park)

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Q012 Crocheron Park 2014-09-02 2014-09-02 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.7888, -73.7821 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/bryant-park-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/bryant-park-yoga Date: September 2, 2014

Perfect your downward dog under the trees with YogaWorks instructors.

Mats provided by Athleta. Presented by Athleta.

Pre-register at the link below or on-site. Walk-ins are welcome!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-02 2014-09-02 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.7534, -73.9827 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Meditation Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/meditation-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/meditation-class Date: September 2, 2014

Join us and learn some basic hatha yoga techniques to initiate relaxation. Learn how to influence changes within our physical and emotional responses to stress. Focus will be on breathing, sound, and mindfulness.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 1:45 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-02 2014-09-02 1:00 pm 1:45 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/shape-up-nyc-zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/shape-up-nyc-zumba Date: September 2, 2014

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, international, and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system! The routines feature aerobic, fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy to follow dance steps.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-09-02 2014-09-02 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.8652, -73.9288 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Pilates Fitness Guru]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/pilates-fitness-guru http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/02/pilates-fitness-guru Date: September 2, 2014

These Pilates Mat Classes with the Fitness Guru will teach you to properly activate the muscles of your abdomen and back to create an incredible amount of stability in your torso.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Empire Fulton Ferry (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2014-09-02 2014-09-02 7:00 pm 40.7039, -73.9924 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park FitClub: Boot Camp with The Rise NYC]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/bryant-park-fitclub-boot-camp-with-the-rise-nyc http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/bryant-park-fitclub-boot-camp-with-the-rise-nyc Date: September 3, 2014

NYC’s premiere community-driven pop-up fitness group, TheRise NYC, brings boot camp to Midtown with a distinctive blend of cardio and strength training. No equipment necessary.

Start time: 6:30 am

End time: 7:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-03 2014-09-03 6:30 am 7:00 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Chair Aerobics]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/shape-up-nyc-chair-aerobics http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/shape-up-nyc-chair-aerobics Date: September 3, 2014

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. This Shape Up NYC program is free and open to the public.

For adults and seniors.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 771-2787

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2014-09-03 2014-09-03 9:30 am 10:30 am 40.8108, -73.9147 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Body Sculpting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/body-sculpting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/body-sculpting Date: September 3, 2014

This total body adult workout class addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories.

Enjoy fun, continuous movement to great music.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-03 2014-09-03 10:00 am 11:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Sit Aerobics]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/sit-aerobics http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/sit-aerobics Date: September 3, 2014

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. For adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 771-2787

Location: St. Johns Recreation Center

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2014-09-03 2014-09-03 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.6735, -73.9348 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Chair Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/shape-up-nyc-chair-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/shape-up-nyc-chair-toning Date: September 3, 2014

A seated exercise class that strengthens muscle groups with minimal impact on joints. This Shape Up NYC program is free and open to the public.

For adults and seniors.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 402-5155

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2014-09-03 2014-09-03 10:30 am 11:30 am 40.8108, -73.9147 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/zumba1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/zumba1 Date: September 3, 2014

Combining Latin, international, and popular music, with dance moves that create an aerobic workout. This class features a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-03 2014-09-03 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Zumba at Little Bay Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/zumba Date: September 3, 2014

Please join us for free instruction in an aerobic exercise that blends Latin and African dance movement.

Start time: 5:30 pm

End time: 6:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793x301

Location: Hockey Rink (in Little Bay Park)

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Q010A Little Bay Park 2014-09-03 2014-09-03 5:30 pm 6:30 pm 40.7898, -73.7848 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/summer-on-the-hudson-salute-to-the-sun-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/summer-on-the-hudson-salute-to-the-sun-yoga Date: September 3, 2014

End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.

Suitable for all fitness levels. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring your own mat.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: 311

Location: The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South)

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M353 Riverside Park South 2014-09-03 2014-09-03 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.777, -73.9907 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/531f37a9a15ac.JPG Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Sunset Pilates]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/sunset-pilates http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/03/sunset-pilates Date: September 3, 2014

Join Lou Cornacchia, founder of Cobble Hill’s Body in Balance Studio, for an Intermediate Pilates Mat Class.

Students will learn proper technique, core muscle strength, spinal alignment and shoulder stabilization.

Classes are open to ages 16 and up.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2014-09-03 2014-09-03 7:00 pm 40.6947, -74.0016 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Tai Chi]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/04/bryant-park-tai-chi http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/04/bryant-park-tai-chi Date: September 4, 2014

Tai Chi and Eternal Spring are instructed by members of the Tai Chi Chuan Center. Open to all ages and experience levels.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-04 2014-09-04 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/04/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/04/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park Date: September 4, 2014

Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Saturdays, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.

All of our fitness programs are free, led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Please check back for rain and weather/air advisory cancels. Fitness programs are canceled if the weather is lower than 20 degrees.

For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their work outs, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build.

Exercise with a view, in natural sunlight, with green scenery all around bestows health benefits that can’t be found indoors. Scientific studies have shown that the pleasure of being outdoors for example gives your brain, psyche, and immune system an extra boost.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-09-04 2014-09-04 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.8606, -73.9338 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5395c8d750ccf.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/04/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/04/fitness-walk Date: September 4, 2014

Join other adults in a weekly fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile (near the front of Fort Totten). No registration is required.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: 718-352-4793 ext. 301

Location: Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park)

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Q012 Crocheron Park 2014-09-04 2014-09-04 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.7888, -73.7821 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/04/bryant-park-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/04/bryant-park-yoga Date: September 4, 2014

Perfect your downward dog on the lush lawn with YogaWorks instructors.

Mats provided by Athleta. Presented by Athleta. Pre-register at the link below, or register on-site. Walk-ins are welcome!

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-04 2014-09-04 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.7535, -73.9837 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Sit Aerobics]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/05/sit-aerobics http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/05/sit-aerobics Date: September 5, 2014

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. For adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 771-2787

Location: St. Johns Recreation Center

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2014-09-05 2014-09-05 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.6735, -73.9348 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Tai Chi]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/05/tai-chi1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/05/tai-chi1 Date: September 5, 2014

Learn the correct Tai Chi movements and walking and breathing techniques, with a professional Tai Chi instructor.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-05 2014-09-05 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Fitness Bootcamp]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/05/fitness-bootcamp http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/05/fitness-bootcamp Date: September 5, 2014

Come join a bootcamp class with a focus on strength, plyometrics, and high intensity circuit training. There will also be some mind/body elements of stretching and breathing.

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793 x301

Location: Alley Athletic (in Alley Pond Park)

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Q001 Alley Pond Park 2014-09-05 2014-09-05 5:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.7404, -73.7339 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park1 Date: September 6, 2014

Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Saturdays, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.

All of our fitness programs are free, led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Please check back for rain and weather/air advisory cancels. Fitness programs are canceled if the weather is lower than 20 degrees.

For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their work outs, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build.

Exercise with a view, in natural sunlight, with green scenery all around bestows health benefits that can’t be found indoors. Scientific studies have shown that the pleasure of being outdoors for example gives your brain, psyche, and immune system an extra boost.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-09-06 2014-09-06 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.8606, -73.9338 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5395c8d750ccf.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: September 6, 2014

Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Van Cortlandt Stadium (in Van Cortlandt Park)

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2014-09-06 2014-09-06 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Yoga on the Beach]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/yoga-on-the-beach http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/yoga-on-the-beach Date: September 6, 2014

Join yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Elaine's Dance School in this beginner hatha yoga class.

Bring mat, large towel, or blanket.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 318-4000

Location: Beach 108th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)

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Q162 Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk 2014-09-06 2014-09-06 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.58, -73.8288 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Moves]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/bryant-park-moves http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/bryant-park-moves Date: September 6, 2014

Experience the joy of movement and dance! This modern dance class, now in its fourth year, is led by dancers from the world-renowned Limon Dance Company.

Open to all levels.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-06 2014-09-06 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.7535, -73.9837 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Club Fit: Free Outdoor Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/club-fit-free-outdoor-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/club-fit-free-outdoor-yoga Date: September 6, 2014

Free outdoor yoga classes are a great way for the entire family to stay fit! Every Saturday in June through September, join us at one of four New York Restoration Project garden locations for an hour-long session.

Start your weekend with a fulfilling and exciting workout, led by certified yoga instructors. Mats will be provided for temporary use.

Instructor and Location Information

Garden of Hope
392 Hancock Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216
Instructors: Lila Donnollo and Lotsie Cash

Jane Bailey Memorial Garden

327-329 Greene Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 11238
Instructor: Katie Cercone

Target Bronx Community Garden

1025 Anderson Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10452
Instructors: South Bronx Yoga

Target East Harlem Community Garden

415-417 East 117th Street, New York, NY, 10035
Instructors: Harlem Yoga Studio

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 333-2552

Location: Jane Bailey Memorial Garden,Garden of Hope,Target Bronx Community Garden,Target East Harlem Community Garden

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2014-09-06 2014-09-06 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.6876, -73.9582; 40.6834, -73.9401; 40.8328, -73.9268; 40.7966, -73.9341 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/53a891fea6225.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Body Sculpting for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/shape-up-nyc-body-sculptingadults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/shape-up-nyc-body-sculptingadults Date: September 6, 2014

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance, while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories. Enjoy fun, continuous movement to great music.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-06 2014-09-06 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Dance Fitness for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/shape-up-nyc-dance-fitnessadults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/06/shape-up-nyc-dance-fitnessadults Date: September 6, 2014

We'll be combining Latin, international, and popular music with dance moves for an aerobic workout.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-06 2014-09-06 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park FitClub: Pilates with Pilates on Fifth]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/bryant-park-fitclub-pilates-with-pilates-on-fifth http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/bryant-park-fitclub-pilates-with-pilates-on-fifth Date: September 8, 2014

Target the spine and deep abdominal muscles to build a strong body.

No prior experience necessary. In partnership with park neighbor, Pilates on Fifth.

Some mats provided; bringing your own is encouraged.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-08 2014-09-08 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park FitClub: Pilates with Pilates on Fifth]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/bryant-park-fitclub-pilates-with-pilates-on-fifth1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/bryant-park-fitclub-pilates-with-pilates-on-fifth1 Date: September 8, 2014

Target the spine and deep abdominal muscles to build a strong body.

No prior experience necessary. In partnership with park neighbor, Pilates on Fifth.

Some mats provided; bringing your own is encouraged.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-08 2014-09-08 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Chair Aerobics]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/shape-up-nyc-chair-aerobics http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/shape-up-nyc-chair-aerobics Date: September 8, 2014

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. This Shape Up NYC program is free and open to the public.

For adults and seniors.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 771-2787

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2014-09-08 2014-09-08 9:30 am 10:30 am 40.8108, -73.9147 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Chair Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/chair-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/chair-yoga Date: September 8, 2014

Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that can be practiced while sitting or standing using a chair for support. A low impact class, it focuses on strengthening the body's inner core through slow movements, concentrating and breathing. For adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 447-2020

Location: Asser Levy Recreation Center (in Asser Levy Playground)

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M164 Asser Levy Playground 2014-09-08 2014-09-08 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.7361, -73.9757 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Chair Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/shape-up-nyc-chair-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/shape-up-nyc-chair-toning Date: September 8, 2014

A seated exercise class that strengthens muscle groups with minimal impact on joints. This Shape Up NYC program is free and open to the public.

For adults and seniors.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 402-5155

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2014-09-08 2014-09-08 10:30 am 11:30 am 40.8108, -73.9147 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Monday Movement]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/monday-movement http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/monday-movement Date: September 8, 2014

Get the week started off right in this low-impact, chair aerobics class. Perfect for seniors or those with limited mobility. Open to adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 485-4633

Location: Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground)

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B270 Brownsville Playground 2014-09-08 2014-09-08 11:00 am 12:30 pm 40.6566, -73.902 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Zumba at Little Bay Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/zumba Date: September 8, 2014

Please join us for free instruction in an aerobic exercise that blends Latin and African dance movement.

Start time: 5:30 pm

End time: 6:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793x301

Location: Hockey Rink (in Little Bay Park)

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Q010A Little Bay Park 2014-09-08 2014-09-08 5:30 pm 6:30 pm 40.7898, -73.7848 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[NYU Mobility Clinic: Amputee Mobility Clinic]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/nyu-mobility-clinic http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/08/nyu-mobility-clinic Date: September 8, 2014

New York University and Recreation Center 54 partner to host an Amputee Mobility Clinic (part of NYU's Amputee Support Program). For adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 754-5411

Location: Recreation Center Fifty-four (in Recreation Center 54)

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M130 Recreation Center 54 2014-09-08 2014-09-08 7:00 pm 8:30 pm 40.7565, -73.9651 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Tai Chi]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/bryant-park-tai-chi http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/bryant-park-tai-chi Date: September 9, 2014

Tai Chi and Eternal Spring are instructed by members of the Tai Chi Chuan Center. Open to all ages and experience levels.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-09 2014-09-09 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park Date: September 9, 2014

Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Saturdays, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.

All of our fitness programs are free, led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Please check back for rain and weather/air advisory cancels. Fitness programs are canceled if the weather is lower than 20 degrees.

For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their work outs, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build.

Exercise with a view, in natural sunlight, with green scenery all around bestows health benefits that can’t be found indoors. Scientific studies have shown that the pleasure of being outdoors for example gives your brain, psyche, and immune system an extra boost.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-09-09 2014-09-09 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.8606, -73.9338 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5395c8d750ccf.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Tai Chi in the Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/tai-chi-in-the-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/tai-chi-in-the-park Date: September 9, 2014

Healthy summer mornings at Washington Square Park! Join us for summer health and fitness.

Tai Chi classes will be offered Tuesday mornings at Garibaldi Plaza.

Classes taught by Steven Asherman.

Start time: 8:30 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone:

Location: Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park)

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M098 Washington Square Park 2014-09-09 2014-09-09 8:30 am 9:30 am 40.7305, -73.997 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/fitness-walk Date: September 9, 2014

Join other adults in a weekly fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile (near the front of Fort Totten). No registration is required.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: 718-352-4793 ext. 301

Location: Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park)

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Q012 Crocheron Park 2014-09-09 2014-09-09 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.7888, -73.7821 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/bryant-park-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/bryant-park-yoga Date: September 9, 2014

Perfect your downward dog under the trees with YogaWorks instructors.

Mats provided by Athleta. Presented by Athleta.

Pre-register at the link below or on-site. Walk-ins are welcome!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-09 2014-09-09 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.7534, -73.9827 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Meditation Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/meditation-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/meditation-class Date: September 9, 2014

Join us and learn some basic hatha yoga techniques to initiate relaxation. Learn how to influence changes within our physical and emotional responses to stress. Focus will be on breathing, sound, and mindfulness.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 1:45 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-09 2014-09-09 1:00 pm 1:45 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/shape-up-nyc-zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/shape-up-nyc-zumba Date: September 9, 2014

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, international, and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system! The routines feature aerobic, fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy to follow dance steps.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-09-09 2014-09-09 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.8652, -73.9288 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Pilates Fitness Guru]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/pilates-fitness-guru http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/09/pilates-fitness-guru Date: September 9, 2014

These Pilates Mat Classes with the Fitness Guru will teach you to properly activate the muscles of your abdomen and back to create an incredible amount of stability in your torso.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Empire Fulton Ferry (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2014-09-09 2014-09-09 7:00 pm 40.7039, -73.9924 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park FitClub: Boot Camp with The Rise NYC]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/bryant-park-fitclub-boot-camp-with-the-rise-nyc http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/bryant-park-fitclub-boot-camp-with-the-rise-nyc Date: September 10, 2014

NYC’s premiere community-driven pop-up fitness group, TheRise NYC, brings boot camp to Midtown with a distinctive blend of cardio and strength training. No equipment necessary.

Start time: 6:30 am

End time: 7:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-10 2014-09-10 6:30 am 7:00 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Chair Aerobics]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/shape-up-nyc-chair-aerobics http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/shape-up-nyc-chair-aerobics Date: September 10, 2014

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. This Shape Up NYC program is free and open to the public.

For adults and seniors.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 771-2787

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2014-09-10 2014-09-10 9:30 am 10:30 am 40.8108, -73.9147 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Body Sculpting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/body-sculpting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/body-sculpting Date: September 10, 2014

This total body adult workout class addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories.

Enjoy fun, continuous movement to great music.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-10 2014-09-10 10:00 am 11:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Sit Aerobics]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/sit-aerobics http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/sit-aerobics Date: September 10, 2014

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. For adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 771-2787

Location: St. Johns Recreation Center

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2014-09-10 2014-09-10 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.6735, -73.9348 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Chair Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/shape-up-nyc-chair-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/shape-up-nyc-chair-toning Date: September 10, 2014

A seated exercise class that strengthens muscle groups with minimal impact on joints. This Shape Up NYC program is free and open to the public.

For adults and seniors.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 402-5155

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2014-09-10 2014-09-10 10:30 am 11:30 am 40.8108, -73.9147 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/zumba1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/zumba1 Date: September 10, 2014

Combining Latin, international, and popular music, with dance moves that create an aerobic workout. This class features a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-10 2014-09-10 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Zumba at Little Bay Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/zumba Date: September 10, 2014

Please join us for free instruction in an aerobic exercise that blends Latin and African dance movement.

Start time: 5:30 pm

End time: 6:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793x301

Location: Hockey Rink (in Little Bay Park)

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Q010A Little Bay Park 2014-09-10 2014-09-10 5:30 pm 6:30 pm 40.7898, -73.7848 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/summer-on-the-hudson-salute-to-the-sun-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/summer-on-the-hudson-salute-to-the-sun-yoga Date: September 10, 2014

End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.

Suitable for all fitness levels. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring your own mat.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: 311

Location: The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South)

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M353 Riverside Park South 2014-09-10 2014-09-10 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.777, -73.9907 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/531f37a9a15ac.JPG Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Sunset Pilates]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/sunset-pilates http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/10/sunset-pilates Date: September 10, 2014

Join Lou Cornacchia, founder of Cobble Hill’s Body in Balance Studio, for an Intermediate Pilates Mat Class.

Students will learn proper technique, core muscle strength, spinal alignment and shoulder stabilization.

Classes are open to ages 16 and up.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2014-09-10 2014-09-10 7:00 pm 40.6947, -74.0016 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Tai Chi]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/bryant-park-tai-chi http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/bryant-park-tai-chi Date: September 11, 2014

Tai Chi and Eternal Spring are instructed by members of the Tai Chi Chuan Center. Open to all ages and experience levels.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-11 2014-09-11 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.7541, -73.9845 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park Date: September 11, 2014

Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Saturdays, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.

All of our fitness programs are free, led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Please check back for rain and weather/air advisory cancels. Fitness programs are canceled if the weather is lower than 20 degrees.

For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their work outs, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build.

Exercise with a view, in natural sunlight, with green scenery all around bestows health benefits that can’t be found indoors. Scientific studies have shown that the pleasure of being outdoors for example gives your brain, psyche, and immune system an extra boost.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-09-11 2014-09-11 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.8606, -73.9338 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5395c8d750ccf.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/fitness-walk Date: September 11, 2014

Join other adults in a weekly fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile (near the front of Fort Totten). No registration is required.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: 718-352-4793 ext. 301

Location: Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park)

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Q012 Crocheron Park 2014-09-11 2014-09-11 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.7888, -73.7821 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Skate Clinic]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/summer-on-the-hudson-skate-clinic2 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/summer-on-the-hudson-skate-clinic2 Date: September 11, 2014

John Fudala provides skateboarding instruction for beginners and intermediates ages 5-13. Classes focus on creating a strong skateboarding skill foundation to build upon, safety, creative fun, teamwork and taking them to the next level: contest and or show preparation.

All enrolled are welcome to participate at the Riverside Skate Jam September 14.

Please note this class also meets on Saturday September 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required, please email.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 408-0219

Location: Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park)

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M072 Riverside Park 2014-09-11 2014-09-11 4:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.8035, -73.9698 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/532c769b67078.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/bryant-park-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/11/bryant-park-yoga Date: September 11, 2014

Perfect your downward dog on the lush lawn with YogaWorks instructors.

Mats provided by Athleta. Presented by Athleta. Pre-register at the link below, or register on-site. Walk-ins are welcome!

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-11 2014-09-11 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.7535, -73.9837 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Sit Aerobics]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/12/sit-aerobics http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/12/sit-aerobics Date: September 12, 2014

A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. For adults and seniors.

Recreation center membership is required. Visit the recreation membership page for more information.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 771-2787

Location: St. Johns Recreation Center

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2014-09-12 2014-09-12 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.6735, -73.9348 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Tai Chi]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/12/tai-chi1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/12/tai-chi1 Date: September 12, 2014

Learn the correct Tai Chi movements and walking and breathing techniques, with a professional Tai Chi instructor.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-12 2014-09-12 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Skate Clinic]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/12/summer-on-the-hudson-skate-clinic1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/12/summer-on-the-hudson-skate-clinic1 Date: September 12, 2014

John Fudala provides skateboarding instruction for beginners and intermediates ages 5-13. Classes focus on creating a strong skateboarding skill foundation to build upon, safety, creative fun, teamwork and taking them to the next level: contest and or show preparation.

All enrolled are welcome to participate at the Riverside Skate Jam September 14.

Please note this class also meets on Saturday September 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required, please email.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 408-0219

Location: Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park)

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M072 Riverside Park 2014-09-12 2014-09-12 4:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.8035, -73.9698 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/532c769b67078.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Fitness Bootcamp]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/12/fitness-bootcamp http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/12/fitness-bootcamp Date: September 12, 2014

Come join a bootcamp class with a focus on strength, plyometrics, and high intensity circuit training. There will also be some mind/body elements of stretching and breathing.

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793 x301

Location: Alley Athletic (in Alley Pond Park)

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Q001 Alley Pond Park 2014-09-12 2014-09-12 5:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.7404, -73.7339 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/morning-fitness-at-fort-tryon-park1 Date: September 13, 2014

Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Saturdays, Tuesday, and Thursday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.

All of our fitness programs are free, led by trained professionals, and suitable for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Please check back for rain and weather/air advisory cancels. Fitness programs are canceled if the weather is lower than 20 degrees.

For a breath of fresh air, take your workouts outdoors. Parks are becoming a logical alternative environment for those who want to add variety to their work outs, or who just don't like the gym. And, it's an affordable way to increase physical activity opportunities, because there's nothing special to build.

Exercise with a view, in natural sunlight, with green scenery all around bestows health benefits that can’t be found indoors. Scientific studies have shown that the pleasure of being outdoors for example gives your brain, psyche, and immune system an extra boost.

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-09-13 2014-09-13 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.8606, -73.9338 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5395c8d750ccf.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: September 13, 2014

Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Van Cortlandt Stadium (in Van Cortlandt Park)

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2014-09-13 2014-09-13 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Moves]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/bryant-park-moves http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/bryant-park-moves Date: September 13, 2014

Experience the joy of movement and dance! This modern dance class, now in its fourth year, is led by dancers from the world-renowned Limon Dance Company.

Open to all levels.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-09-13 2014-09-13 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.7535, -73.9837 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Club Fit: Free Outdoor Yoga]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/club-fit-free-outdoor-yoga http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/club-fit-free-outdoor-yoga Date: September 13, 2014

Free outdoor yoga classes are a great way for the entire family to stay fit! Every Saturday in June through September, join us at one of four New York Restoration Project garden locations for an hour-long session.

Start your weekend with a fulfilling and exciting workout, led by certified yoga instructors. Mats will be provided for temporary use.

Instructor and Location Information

Garden of Hope
392 Hancock Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216
Instructors: Lila Donnollo and Lotsie Cash

Jane Bailey Memorial Garden

327-329 Greene Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, 11238
Instructor: Katie Cercone

Target Bronx Community Garden

1025 Anderson Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10452
Instructors: South Bronx Yoga

Target East Harlem Community Garden

415-417 East 117th Street, New York, NY, 10035
Instructors: Harlem Yoga Studio

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 333-2552

Location: Jane Bailey Memorial Garden,Garden of Hope,Target Bronx Community Garden,Target East Harlem Community Garden

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2014-09-13 2014-09-13 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.6876, -73.9582; 40.6834, -73.9401; 40.8328, -73.9268; 40.7966, -73.9341 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/53a891fea6225.jpg Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Body Sculpting for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/shape-up-nyc-body-sculptingadults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/shape-up-nyc-body-sculptingadults Date: September 13, 2014

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance, while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories. Enjoy fun, continuous movement to great music.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-13 2014-09-13 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Dance Fitness for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/shape-up-nyc-dance-fitnessadults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/shape-up-nyc-dance-fitnessadults Date: September 13, 2014

We'll be combining Latin, international, and popular music with dance moves for an aerobic workout.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-09-13 2014-09-13 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: GlobeSonic Sound System Dance Party]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/summer-on-the-hudson-globesonic-sound-system-dance-party http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/09/13/summer-on-the-hudson-globesonic-sound-system-dance-party Date: September 13, 2014

Join hundreds of revelers of all-ages at the 10th year celebration of the GlobeSonic on the Hudson, an open-air summer dance party with the GlobeSonic Sound System DJs and drummers.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 10:00 pm

Contact phone: 311

Location: Pier I (in Riverside Park South)

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M353 Riverside Park South 2014-09-13 2014-09-13 2:30 pm 10:00 pm 40.7797, -73.9889 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/531f59d060a24.JPG Sat, 02 Aug 2014 06:18:14 EDT