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 Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:03:50 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[Short Story Fiction/Non-Fiction Writing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/11/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/11/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing Date: December 11, 2015

Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story-writing with an established writer. Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flesh out your story idea and develop an interesting character.

This class is for adults.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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<![CDATA[ESL Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/esl-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/esl-class Date: December 12, 2015

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

New students take placement test at 12 p.m.

Start time: 11:00 am

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 2015-12-12 2015-12-12 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:22 EST
<![CDATA[Citizenship Classes for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/citizenship-classes-for-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/citizenship-classes-for-adults Date: December 12, 2015

In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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<![CDATA[Learn To Draw]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/17/learn-to-draw http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/17/learn-to-draw Date: December 17, 2015

Learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value and sketching. (Ages 10-adults).

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-17 2015-12-17 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:23 EST
<![CDATA[Short Story Fiction/Non-Fiction Writing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/18/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/18/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing Date: December 18, 2015

Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story-writing with an established writer. Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flesh out your story idea and develop an interesting character.

This class is for adults.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-18 2015-12-18 1:30 pm 3:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:35 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/esl-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/esl-class Date: December 19, 2015

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

New students take placement test at 12 p.m.

Start time: 11:00 am

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 2015-12-19 2015-12-19 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:21 EST
<![CDATA[Citizenship Classes for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/citizenship-classes-for-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/citizenship-classes-for-adults Date: December 19, 2015

In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-19 2015-12-19 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:49 EST
<![CDATA[Learn To Draw]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/24/learn-to-draw http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/24/learn-to-draw Date: December 24, 2015

Learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value and sketching. (Ages 10-adults).

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-24 2015-12-24 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:23 EST
<![CDATA[Short Story Fiction/Non-Fiction Writing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/25/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/25/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing Date: December 25, 2015

Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story-writing with an established writer. Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flesh out your story idea and develop an interesting character.

This class is for adults.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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<![CDATA[ESL Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/esl-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/esl-class Date: December 26, 2015

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

New students take placement test at 12 p.m.

Start time: 11:00 am

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 2015-12-26 2015-12-26 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:21 EST
<![CDATA[Citizenship Classes for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/citizenship-classes-for-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/citizenship-classes-for-adults Date: December 26, 2015

In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-26 2015-12-26 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:49 EST
<![CDATA[Learn To Draw]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/31/learn-to-draw http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/31/learn-to-draw Date: December 31, 2015

Learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value and sketching. (Ages 10-adults).

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-31 2015-12-31 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:23 EST
<![CDATA[Short Story Fiction/Non-Fiction Writing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/01/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/01/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing Date: January 1, 2016

Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story-writing with an established writer. Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flesh out your story idea and develop an interesting character.

This class is for adults.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-01 2016-01-01 1:30 pm 3:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:35 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/esl-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/esl-class Date: January 2, 2016

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

New students take placement test at 12 p.m.

Start time: 11:00 am

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 2016-01-02 2016-01-02 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:22 EST
<![CDATA[Citizenship Classes for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/citizenship-classes-for-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/citizenship-classes-for-adults Date: January 2, 2016

In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-02 2016-01-02 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:49 EST
<![CDATA[Learn To Draw]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/07/learn-to-draw http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/07/learn-to-draw Date: January 7, 2016

Learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value and sketching. (Ages 10-adults).

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-07 2016-01-07 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:23 EST
<![CDATA[Short Story Fiction/Non-Fiction Writing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/08/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/08/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing Date: January 8, 2016

Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story-writing with an established writer. Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flesh out your story idea and develop an interesting character.

This class is for adults.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-08 2016-01-08 1:30 pm 3:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:35 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/esl-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/esl-class Date: January 9, 2016

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

New students take placement test at 12 p.m.

Start time: 11:00 am

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 2016-01-09 2016-01-09 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:22 EST
<![CDATA[Citizenship Classes for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/citizenship-classes-for-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/citizenship-classes-for-adults Date: January 9, 2016

In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-09 2016-01-09 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:49 EST
<![CDATA[Learn To Draw]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/14/learn-to-draw http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/14/learn-to-draw Date: January 14, 2016

Learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value and sketching. (Ages 10-adults).

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-14 2016-01-14 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:23 EST
<![CDATA[Short Story Fiction/Non-Fiction Writing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/15/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/15/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing Date: January 15, 2016

Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story-writing with an established writer. Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flesh out your story idea and develop an interesting character.

This class is for adults.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-15 2016-01-15 1:30 pm 3:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:35 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/esl-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/esl-class Date: January 16, 2016

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

New students take placement test at 12 p.m.

Start time: 11:00 am

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 2016-01-16 2016-01-16 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:22 EST
<![CDATA[Citizenship Classes for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/citizenship-classes-for-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/citizenship-classes-for-adults Date: January 16, 2016

In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-16 2016-01-16 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:49 EST
<![CDATA[Learn To Draw]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/21/learn-to-draw http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/21/learn-to-draw Date: January 21, 2016

Learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value and sketching. (Ages 10-adults).

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-21 2016-01-21 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:23 EST
<![CDATA[Short Story Fiction/Non-Fiction Writing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/22/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/22/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing Date: January 22, 2016

Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story-writing with an established writer. Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flesh out your story idea and develop an interesting character.

This class is for adults.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-22 2016-01-22 1:30 pm 3:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:35 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/esl-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/esl-class Date: January 23, 2016

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

New students take placement test at 12 p.m.

Start time: 11:00 am

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 2016-01-23 2016-01-23 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:22 EST
<![CDATA[Citizenship Classes for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/citizenship-classes-for-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/citizenship-classes-for-adults Date: January 23, 2016

In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-23 2016-01-23 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:49 EST
<![CDATA[Learn To Draw]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/28/learn-to-draw http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/28/learn-to-draw Date: January 28, 2016

Learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value and sketching. (Ages 10-adults).

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-28 2016-01-28 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:23 EST
<![CDATA[Short Story Fiction/Non-Fiction Writing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/29/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/29/short-story-fictionnonfiction-writing Date: January 29, 2016

Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story-writing with an established writer. Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flesh out your story idea and develop an interesting character.

This class is for adults.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-29 2016-01-29 1:30 pm 3:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:35 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/30/esl-class http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/30/esl-class Date: January 30, 2016

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

New students take placement test at 12 p.m.

Start time: 11:00 am

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 2016-01-30 2016-01-30 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:22 EST
<![CDATA[Citizenship Classes for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/30/citizenship-classes-for-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/30/citizenship-classes-for-adults Date: January 30, 2016

In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-30 2016-01-30 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:49 EST