NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2015 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, 07 Mar 2015 05:01:50 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[Shape Up NYC Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/zumba Date: December 5, 2015

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: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-05 2015-12-05 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:20 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Advanced Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/esl-advanced http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/esl-advanced Date: December 5, 2015

The focus of this class will be on sharpening English language speaking, reading comprehension, and writing for Spanish-speaking adults with good conversational writing and reading skills.

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 2015-12-05 2015-12-05 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:09 EST
<![CDATA[Arts & Crafts and Game Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/artscraftsgame-day-with-princess-for-lifetime http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/artscraftsgame-day-with-princess-for-lifetime Date: December 5, 2015

Participants will enjoy arts& crafts as well as games activities, including sand art, paper crafts, and more.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-05 2015-12-05 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:42 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Intermediate Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/esl-intermediate http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/esl-intermediate Date: December 5, 2015

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL 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 2015-12-05 2015-12-05 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:11 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: December 5, 2015

Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Led by the Brooklyn Bird Club.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-05 2015-12-05 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:00:07 EST
<![CDATA[Citizenship Classes for Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/citizenship-classes-for-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/05/citizenship-classes-for-adults Date: December 5, 2015

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

Start time: 12:30 pm

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-05 2015-12-05 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:07 EST
<![CDATA[Garden Walking Tour in Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/06/garden-walking-tour-in-fort-tryon-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/06/garden-walking-tour-in-fort-tryon-park Date: December 6, 2015

Take a tour of the "Park for All Seasons." Take a walking tour of the Heather and Alpine Gardens of Fort Tryon Park. Discover which plants are in bloom in each of the seasons, even in the dead of winter. Learn about the gardens' history, future, and secrets from a member of Fort Tryon's expert horticulture staff.

These tours are wheelchair accessible but persons with mobility issues may find them challenging because of the park's many steep paths.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2015-12-06 2015-12-06 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.8606, -73.9338 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:45 EST
<![CDATA[Abs Workout]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/08/abs-work-out http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/08/abs-work-out Date: December 8, 2015

Exercise workout focusing on abs, especially strength training your core

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-08 2015-12-08 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:15 EST
<![CDATA[Dancercise]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/09/dancercise http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/09/dancercise Date: December 9, 2015

Get in shape with dance moves while using weights.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-09 2015-12-09 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 18 Feb 2015 17:00:06 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Glutes in Gear: Cardio & Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/09/shapeup-nyc-glutes-in-gear-cardio-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/09/shapeup-nyc-glutes-in-gear-cardio-toning Date: December 9, 2015

Focus on your lower half in this belly-busting, booty shaping, two part class. The first part builds endurance with heart-pumping cardio. Part two uses mat work to build your core and flatten and tighten your abs and glutes. Please bring your own workout mat.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-09 2015-12-09 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:18 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Stretching, Toning, Relaxation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/10/stretching-toning-relaxation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/10/stretching-toning-relaxation Date: December 10, 2015

The relaxation technique, somewhat like yoga, makes you feel as though you are floating on water.

You may experience yourself drifting in and out of sleep during the gentle and quiet sessions. You will gain a deeper sense of well-being and relaxation, with a better understanding of your body and how it feels. If you suffer migraines or back or neck pain, the instructor will advice you on the specific technique to alleviate the area of concern.

Mats and materials are provided. Come in loose and comfortable pants and clothing. Most people remove their shoes.

Get ready to have an amazing experience. This is a very popular class.

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 2015-12-10 2015-12-10 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:49 EST
<![CDATA[Learn To Draw]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/10/learn-to-draw http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/10/learn-to-draw Date: December 10, 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 2015-12-10 2015-12-10 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:23 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Cardio Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/11/shape-up-nyc-cardio-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/11/shape-up-nyc-cardio-toning Date: December 11, 2015

An exercise class focusing on your core through a combination of strength, balance and toning exercises that raise the heart rate to burn calories and strengthen the cardio-respiratory system. Workout mat recommended.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-11 2015-12-11 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:15 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/11/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/11/seasonal-crafts Date: December 11, 2015

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 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 2015-12-11 2015-12-11 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:16 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Beginners 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 an ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 9 a.m. on Saturdays.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

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 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:00:10 EST
<![CDATA[Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/greenmarket-at-grand-army-plaza http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/greenmarket-at-grand-army-plaza Date: December 12, 2015

At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine and explore Brooklyn's favorite park? Established in 1989, the Grand Army Plaza greenmarket is the flagship Brooklyn market. EBT/Food Stamps and WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted year-round.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Grand Army Plaza

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B040 Grand Army Plaza 2015-12-12 2015-12-12 8:00 am 4:00 pm 40.6735, -73.9701 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:08 EST
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: December 12, 2015

The Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. The club breaks into various groups based on different paces and distances, starting with a loop of the Parade Grounds, then some peel off through the trails for various length and speed runs in smaller groups. Be sure to meet back up after the run at the Short Stop Cafe across the street for breakfast!

For more information about the Saturday morning run and other races, visit: http://www.vctc.org/page/saturday-morning-group-runs

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 2015-12-12 2015-12-12 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:00:30 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/zumba Date: December 12, 2015

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: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

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 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:20 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Advanced Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/esl-advanced http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/esl-advanced Date: December 12, 2015

The focus of this class will be on sharpening English language speaking, reading comprehension, and writing for Spanish-speaking adults with good conversational writing and reading skills.

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 2015-12-12 2015-12-12 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:09 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Intermediate Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/esl-intermediate http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/esl-intermediate Date: December 12, 2015

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL 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 2015-12-12 2015-12-12 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:11 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/12/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: December 12, 2015

Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Led by the Brooklyn Bird Club.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-12 2015-12-12 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:00:07 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: 12:30 pm

End time: 1:30 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 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:07 EST
<![CDATA[Abs Workout]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/15/abs-work-out http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/15/abs-work-out Date: December 15, 2015

Exercise workout focusing on abs, especially strength training your core

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-15 2015-12-15 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:15 EST
<![CDATA[Dancercise]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/16/dancercise http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/16/dancercise Date: December 16, 2015

Get in shape with dance moves while using weights.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-16 2015-12-16 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 18 Feb 2015 17:00:06 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Glutes in Gear: Cardio & Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/16/shapeup-nyc-glutes-in-gear-cardio-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/16/shapeup-nyc-glutes-in-gear-cardio-toning Date: December 16, 2015

Focus on your lower half in this belly-busting, booty shaping, two part class. The first part builds endurance with heart-pumping cardio. Part two uses mat work to build your core and flatten and tighten your abs and glutes. Please bring your own workout mat.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-16 2015-12-16 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:18 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Stretching, Toning, Relaxation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/17/stretching-toning-relaxation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/17/stretching-toning-relaxation Date: December 17, 2015

The relaxation technique, somewhat like yoga, makes you feel as though you are floating on water.

You may experience yourself drifting in and out of sleep during the gentle and quiet sessions. You will gain a deeper sense of well-being and relaxation, with a better understanding of your body and how it feels. If you suffer migraines or back or neck pain, the instructor will advice you on the specific technique to alleviate the area of concern.

Mats and materials are provided. Come in loose and comfortable pants and clothing. Most people remove their shoes.

Get ready to have an amazing experience. This is a very popular class.

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 2015-12-17 2015-12-17 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:49 EST
<![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[Shape Up NYC: Cardio Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/18/shape-up-nyc-cardio-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/18/shape-up-nyc-cardio-toning Date: December 18, 2015

An exercise class focusing on your core through a combination of strength, balance and toning exercises that raise the heart rate to burn calories and strengthen the cardio-respiratory system. Workout mat recommended.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-18 2015-12-18 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:15 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/18/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/18/seasonal-crafts Date: December 18, 2015

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 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 2015-12-18 2015-12-18 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:16 EST
<![CDATA[Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/greenmarket-at-grand-army-plaza http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/greenmarket-at-grand-army-plaza Date: December 19, 2015

At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine and explore Brooklyn's favorite park? Established in 1989, the Grand Army Plaza greenmarket is the flagship Brooklyn market. EBT/Food Stamps and WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted year-round.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Grand Army Plaza

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B040 Grand Army Plaza 2015-12-19 2015-12-19 8:00 am 4:00 pm 40.6735, -73.9701 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:08 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Beginners 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 an ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 9 a.m. on Saturdays.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

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 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:00:10 EST
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: December 19, 2015

The Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. The club breaks into various groups based on different paces and distances, starting with a loop of the Parade Grounds, then some peel off through the trails for various length and speed runs in smaller groups. Be sure to meet back up after the run at the Short Stop Cafe across the street for breakfast!

For more information about the Saturday morning run and other races, visit: http://www.vctc.org/page/saturday-morning-group-runs

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 2015-12-19 2015-12-19 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:00:30 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/zumba Date: December 19, 2015

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: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

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 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:21 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Advanced Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/esl-advanced http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/esl-advanced Date: December 19, 2015

The focus of this class will be on sharpening English language speaking, reading comprehension, and writing for Spanish-speaking adults with good conversational writing and reading skills.

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 2015-12-19 2015-12-19 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:10 EST
<![CDATA[Arts & Crafts and Games for Kids]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/artscraftsgame-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/artscraftsgame-day Date: December 19, 2015

Participants will enjoy arts & crafts, sand art, and different games. Appropriate for ages 5 and up.

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 2015-12-19 2015-12-19 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:00:04 EST
<![CDATA[Arts, Crafts, and Game Day with Princess for Lifetime]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/artscraftsgame-day-with-princess-for-lifetime http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/artscraftsgame-day-with-princess-for-lifetime Date: December 19, 2015

Participants will enjoy arts and crafts, as well as games and activities using sand art, paper crafts, and more.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 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 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:42 EST
<![CDATA[Bronx Crime and Noir Writers Society Workshop Hosted By Charlie Vazquez]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/bronx-crime-and-noir-writers-society-workshop-with-charlie-vazquez http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/bronx-crime-and-noir-writers-society-workshop-with-charlie-vazquez Date: December 19, 2015

The Bronx Writers Center presents this exciting new gathering of crime and noir writers.

This casual writers' meeting will come together every third Saturday of each month to participate in writing prompts, readings, and critiques of these eternal, ever reinventing genres of fiction.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 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 1:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:00:06 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Intermediate Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/esl-intermediate http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/esl-intermediate Date: December 19, 2015

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL 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 2015-12-19 2015-12-19 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:12 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/19/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: December 19, 2015

Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Led by the Brooklyn Bird Club.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-19 2015-12-19 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:00:07 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: 12:30 pm

End time: 1:30 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 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:07 EST
<![CDATA[Abs Workout]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/22/abs-work-out http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/22/abs-work-out Date: December 22, 2015

Exercise workout focusing on abs, especially strength training your core

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-22 2015-12-22 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:15 EST
<![CDATA[Dancercise]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/23/dancercise http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/23/dancercise Date: December 23, 2015

Get in shape with dance moves while using weights.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-23 2015-12-23 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 18 Feb 2015 17:00:06 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Glutes in Gear: Cardio & Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/23/shapeup-nyc-glutes-in-gear-cardio-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/23/shapeup-nyc-glutes-in-gear-cardio-toning Date: December 23, 2015

Focus on your lower half in this belly-busting, booty shaping, two part class. The first part builds endurance with heart-pumping cardio. Part two uses mat work to build your core and flatten and tighten your abs and glutes. Please bring your own workout mat.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-23 2015-12-23 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:18 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Stretching, Toning, Relaxation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/24/stretching-toning-relaxation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/24/stretching-toning-relaxation Date: December 24, 2015

The relaxation technique, somewhat like yoga, makes you feel as though you are floating on water.

You may experience yourself drifting in and out of sleep during the gentle and quiet sessions. You will gain a deeper sense of well-being and relaxation, with a better understanding of your body and how it feels. If you suffer migraines or back or neck pain, the instructor will advice you on the specific technique to alleviate the area of concern.

Mats and materials are provided. Come in loose and comfortable pants and clothing. Most people remove their shoes.

Get ready to have an amazing experience. This is a very popular class.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

]]>
X040 Poe Park 2015-12-24 2015-12-24 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:49 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[Shape Up NYC: Cardio Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/25/shape-up-nyc-cardio-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/25/shape-up-nyc-cardio-toning Date: December 25, 2015

An exercise class focusing on your core through a combination of strength, balance and toning exercises that raise the heart rate to burn calories and strengthen the cardio-respiratory system. Workout mat recommended.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-25 2015-12-25 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:15 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/25/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/25/seasonal-crafts Date: December 25, 2015

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

]]>
X040 Poe Park 2015-12-25 2015-12-25 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:16 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Beginners 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 an ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 9 a.m. on Saturdays.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

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 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:00:10 EST
<![CDATA[Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/greenmarket-at-grand-army-plaza http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/greenmarket-at-grand-army-plaza Date: December 26, 2015

At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine and explore Brooklyn's favorite park? Established in 1989, the Grand Army Plaza greenmarket is the flagship Brooklyn market. EBT/Food Stamps and WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted year-round.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Grand Army Plaza

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B040 Grand Army Plaza 2015-12-26 2015-12-26 8:00 am 4:00 pm 40.6735, -73.9701 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:08 EST
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: December 26, 2015

The Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. The club breaks into various groups based on different paces and distances, starting with a loop of the Parade Grounds, then some peel off through the trails for various length and speed runs in smaller groups. Be sure to meet back up after the run at the Short Stop Cafe across the street for breakfast!

For more information about the Saturday morning run and other races, visit: http://www.vctc.org/page/saturday-morning-group-runs

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 2015-12-26 2015-12-26 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:00:30 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/zumba Date: December 26, 2015

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: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

]]>
X040 Poe Park 2015-12-26 2015-12-26 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:21 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Advanced Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/esl-advanced http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/esl-advanced Date: December 26, 2015

The focus of this class will be on sharpening English language speaking, reading comprehension, and writing for Spanish-speaking adults with good conversational writing and reading skills.

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 2015-12-26 2015-12-26 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:10 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Intermediate Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/esl-intermediate http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/esl-intermediate Date: December 26, 2015

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL 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 2015-12-26 2015-12-26 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:12 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/26/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: December 26, 2015

Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Led by the Brooklyn Bird Club.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

]]>
B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-26 2015-12-26 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:00:07 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: 12:30 pm

End time: 1:30 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 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:07 EST
<![CDATA[Abs Workout]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/29/abs-work-out http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/29/abs-work-out Date: December 29, 2015

Exercise workout focusing on abs, especially strength training your core

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-29 2015-12-29 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:15 EST
<![CDATA[Dancercise]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/30/dancercise http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/30/dancercise Date: December 30, 2015

Get in shape with dance moves while using weights.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-12-30 2015-12-30 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 18 Feb 2015 17:00:06 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Glutes in Gear: Cardio & Toning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/30/shapeup-nyc-glutes-in-gear-cardio-toning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/30/shapeup-nyc-glutes-in-gear-cardio-toning Date: December 30, 2015

Focus on your lower half in this belly-busting, booty shaping, two part class. The first part builds endurance with heart-pumping cardio. Part two uses mat work to build your core and flatten and tighten your abs and glutes. Please bring your own workout mat.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

]]>
B073 Prospect Park 2015-12-30 2015-12-30 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:18 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Stretching, Toning, Relaxation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/31/stretching-toning-relaxation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/12/31/stretching-toning-relaxation Date: December 31, 2015

The relaxation technique, somewhat like yoga, makes you feel as though you are floating on water.

You may experience yourself drifting in and out of sleep during the gentle and quiet sessions. You will gain a deeper sense of well-being and relaxation, with a better understanding of your body and how it feels. If you suffer migraines or back or neck pain, the instructor will advice you on the specific technique to alleviate the area of concern.

Mats and materials are provided. Come in loose and comfortable pants and clothing. Most people remove their shoes.

Get ready to have an amazing experience. This is a very popular class.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

]]>
X040 Poe Park 2015-12-31 2015-12-31 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:49 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[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/01/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/01/seasonal-crafts Date: January 1, 2016

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 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 2016-01-01 2016-01-01 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:16 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Beginners 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 an ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 9 a.m. on Saturdays.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

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 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:00:11 EST
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: January 2, 2016

The Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. The club breaks into various groups based on different paces and distances, starting with a loop of the Parade Grounds, then some peel off through the trails for various length and speed runs in smaller groups. Be sure to meet back up after the run at the Short Stop Cafe across the street for breakfast!

For more information about the Saturday morning run and other races, visit: http://www.vctc.org/page/saturday-morning-group-runs

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 2016-01-02 2016-01-02 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:00:30 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/zumba Date: January 2, 2016

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: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

]]>
X040 Poe Park 2016-01-02 2016-01-02 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:21 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Advanced Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/esl-advanced http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/esl-advanced Date: January 2, 2016

The focus of this class will be on sharpening English language speaking, reading comprehension, and writing for Spanish-speaking adults with good conversational writing and reading skills.

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 2016-01-02 2016-01-02 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:10 EST
<![CDATA[Arts & Crafts and Game Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/artscraftsgame-day-with-princess-for-lifetime http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/artscraftsgame-day-with-princess-for-lifetime Date: January 2, 2016

Participants will enjoy arts& crafts as well as games activities, including sand art, paper crafts, and more.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 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 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:42 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Intermediate Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/esl-intermediate http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/02/esl-intermediate Date: January 2, 2016

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL instructor.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

]]>
X040 Poe Park 2016-01-02 2016-01-02 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:12 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: 12:30 pm

End time: 1:30 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 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:07 EST
<![CDATA[Abs Workout]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/05/abs-work-out http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/05/abs-work-out Date: January 5, 2016

Exercise workout focusing on abs, especially strength training your core

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-05 2016-01-05 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:15 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Stretching, Toning, Relaxation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/07/stretching-toning-relaxation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/07/stretching-toning-relaxation Date: January 7, 2016

The relaxation technique, somewhat like yoga, makes you feel as though you are floating on water.

You may experience yourself drifting in and out of sleep during the gentle and quiet sessions. You will gain a deeper sense of well-being and relaxation, with a better understanding of your body and how it feels. If you suffer migraines or back or neck pain, the instructor will advice you on the specific technique to alleviate the area of concern.

Mats and materials are provided. Come in loose and comfortable pants and clothing. Most people remove their shoes.

Get ready to have an amazing experience. This is a very popular class.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

]]>
X040 Poe Park 2016-01-07 2016-01-07 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:49 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[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/08/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/08/seasonal-crafts Date: January 8, 2016

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 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 2016-01-08 2016-01-08 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:17 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Beginners 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 an ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 9 a.m. on Saturdays.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

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 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:00:11 EST
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: January 9, 2016

The Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. The club breaks into various groups based on different paces and distances, starting with a loop of the Parade Grounds, then some peel off through the trails for various length and speed runs in smaller groups. Be sure to meet back up after the run at the Short Stop Cafe across the street for breakfast!

For more information about the Saturday morning run and other races, visit: http://www.vctc.org/page/saturday-morning-group-runs

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 2016-01-09 2016-01-09 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:00:30 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/zumba Date: January 9, 2016

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: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

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 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:21 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Advanced Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/esl-advanced http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/esl-advanced Date: January 9, 2016

The focus of this class will be on sharpening English language speaking, reading comprehension, and writing for Spanish-speaking adults with good conversational writing and reading skills.

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 2016-01-09 2016-01-09 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:10 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Intermediate Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/esl-intermediate http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/09/esl-intermediate Date: January 9, 2016

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL 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 2016-01-09 2016-01-09 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:12 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: 12:30 pm

End time: 1:30 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 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:07 EST
<![CDATA[Abs Workout]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/12/abs-work-out http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/12/abs-work-out Date: January 12, 2016

Exercise workout focusing on abs, especially strength training your core

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-12 2016-01-12 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:15 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Stretching, Toning, Relaxation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/14/stretching-toning-relaxation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/14/stretching-toning-relaxation Date: January 14, 2016

The relaxation technique, somewhat like yoga, makes you feel as though you are floating on water.

You may experience yourself drifting in and out of sleep during the gentle and quiet sessions. You will gain a deeper sense of well-being and relaxation, with a better understanding of your body and how it feels. If you suffer migraines or back or neck pain, the instructor will advice you on the specific technique to alleviate the area of concern.

Mats and materials are provided. Come in loose and comfortable pants and clothing. Most people remove their shoes.

Get ready to have an amazing experience. This is a very popular class.

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 2016-01-14 2016-01-14 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:49 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[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/15/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/15/seasonal-crafts Date: January 15, 2016

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 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 2016-01-15 2016-01-15 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:17 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Beginners 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 an ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 9 a.m. on Saturdays.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

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 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:00:11 EST
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: January 16, 2016

The Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. The club breaks into various groups based on different paces and distances, starting with a loop of the Parade Grounds, then some peel off through the trails for various length and speed runs in smaller groups. Be sure to meet back up after the run at the Short Stop Cafe across the street for breakfast!

For more information about the Saturday morning run and other races, visit: http://www.vctc.org/page/saturday-morning-group-runs

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 2016-01-16 2016-01-16 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:00:29 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/zumba Date: January 16, 2016

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: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

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 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:21 EST
<![CDATA[Arts, Crafts, and Game Day with Princess for Lifetime]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/artscraftsgame-day-with-princess-for-lifetime http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/artscraftsgame-day-with-princess-for-lifetime Date: January 16, 2016

Participants will enjoy arts and crafts, as well as games and activities using sand art, paper crafts, and more.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 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 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:42 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Advanced Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/esl-advanced http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/esl-advanced Date: January 16, 2016

The focus of this class will be on sharpening English language speaking, reading comprehension, and writing for Spanish-speaking adults with good conversational writing and reading skills.

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 2016-01-16 2016-01-16 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:10 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Intermediate Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/esl-intermediate http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/16/esl-intermediate Date: January 16, 2016

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL 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 2016-01-16 2016-01-16 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:12 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: 12:30 pm

End time: 1:30 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 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:07 EST
<![CDATA[Abs Workout]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/19/abs-work-out http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/19/abs-work-out Date: January 19, 2016

Exercise workout focusing on abs, especially strength training your core

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-19 2016-01-19 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:15 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC: Stretching, Toning, Relaxation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/21/stretching-toning-relaxation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/21/stretching-toning-relaxation Date: January 21, 2016

The relaxation technique, somewhat like yoga, makes you feel as though you are floating on water.

You may experience yourself drifting in and out of sleep during the gentle and quiet sessions. You will gain a deeper sense of well-being and relaxation, with a better understanding of your body and how it feels. If you suffer migraines or back or neck pain, the instructor will advice you on the specific technique to alleviate the area of concern.

Mats and materials are provided. Come in loose and comfortable pants and clothing. Most people remove their shoes.

Get ready to have an amazing experience. This is a very popular class.

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 2016-01-21 2016-01-21 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:49 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[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/22/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/22/seasonal-crafts Date: January 22, 2016

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 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 2016-01-22 2016-01-22 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:17 EST
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/van-cortlandt-track-club http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/van-cortlandt-track-club Date: January 23, 2016

The Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. The club breaks into various groups based on different paces and distances, starting with a loop of the Parade Grounds, then some peel off through the trails for various length and speed runs in smaller groups. Be sure to meet back up after the run at the Short Stop Cafe across the street for breakfast!

For more information about the Saturday morning run and other races, visit: http://www.vctc.org/page/saturday-morning-group-runs

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 2016-01-23 2016-01-23 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:00:30 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Beginners 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 an ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 9 a.m. on Saturdays.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

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 8:00 am 9:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:00:11 EST
<![CDATA[Shape Up NYC Zumba]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/zumba http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/zumba Date: January 23, 2016

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: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

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 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 18:00:21 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Advanced Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/esl-advanced http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/esl-advanced Date: January 23, 2016

The focus of this class will be on sharpening English language speaking, reading comprehension, and writing for Spanish-speaking adults with good conversational writing and reading skills.

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 2016-01-23 2016-01-23 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:10 EST
<![CDATA[ESL Intermediate Class]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/esl-intermediate http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/23/esl-intermediate Date: January 23, 2016

Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL 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 2016-01-23 2016-01-23 11:30 am 12:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:12 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: 12:30 pm

End time: 1:30 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 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:00:07 EST
<![CDATA[Abs Workout]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/26/abs-work-out http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/01/26/abs-work-out Date: January 26, 2016

Exercise workout focusing on abs, especially strength training your core

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-01-26 2016-01-26 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:15 EST