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18th Century Dance Classes

Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Teen / Adult  

First Saturdays of every month. Members of The New York Baroque Dance Company teach classes covering dance forms found in dance suites of the late 17th and 18th centuries. Live music accompanies every class. No previous experience required. This class is open to professional dancers, teachers, students, musicians, singers, actors, and dance enthusiasts. Expand your circle of friends as you meet new people and learn the proper way to offer a hand during the minuet or how to cut a caper in the jig!

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14 

 

Adaptive Basketball

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Monday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.
Friday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 3, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

Join this fun program!  A no-judgment way to play basketball, this program welcomes everyone.  We will show you how fun basketball is, no matter your level of experience!  People with disabilities are encouraged to take part. 

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.

 

Adaptive Dance

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Tuesday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult  

This class is accessible for members who want to improve their health and wellness through dance.

 

Adaptive Fitness

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Friday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: October 7, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult  

Zumba for those with special needs whether it be wheelchair or the need to have the movements adjusted, everyone can benefit from this class designed with the student in mind.

 

Adaptive Zumba

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Monday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 3, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

Join this fun class!  A no-judgment workout, this class welcomes everyone.  We will show you how fun Zumba is, no matter your level of experience!  People with disabilities are encouraged to take part. 

This program is accessible for people with disabilities.

 

Adult Co-ed Dance Ballet

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Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 2, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

To develop and implement programming that incorporate strength and technique through dance, ballet and various of others. program occurs on alternating Thursdays. Please call the center and ask to speak with instructor Barney Webster for further details.

Instrcutor: Barney Webster

 

Adult Contemporary Dance Fitness

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Friday: 6:15 p.m.-7:15 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 2, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Adult  

Program for adults to express themselves through dance.  Class includes choreography, routines, dance performance and shows.

Instructor: Barney Webster

 

Advanced Ballet

Monday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Beginning/Intermediate through Advanced classes are offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $15 

 

Advanced Belly Dancing

Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1121 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

A dance movement class that focuses on the core muscles, emphasizing muscular isolations. Dance to Middle Eastern rhythms while learning traditional movements and combinations.

Cost: free for members, non-members $95/8 weeks 

Please check the center for cost and schedule.

 

Advanced Modern Dance

Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Modern Dance involves elements of floor work, center exercises, and combinations while emphasizing the weight of the body and its relationship to space and gravity. Students work on strength, flexibility and coordination. Intermediate/Advance and Advance are offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $15  

 

African Dance

Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1121 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Learn traditional African dances, rhythms, and songs from Senegal and Guinea, West Africa. Class warm-up includes working on core strength, flexibility, stamina, and rhythmic sensibility. This is a multi-level class; advanced beginner level dancers and up.

Cost: free for members, non-members $95/8 weeks 

Please check the center for cost and schedule.

 

Afro-Caribbean "Dance & Movement"

Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Afro-Caribbean Dance and Movement unites dance, rhythm, and song.  The class creates an environment and dance community that nurtures, heals, renews, and inspires the body and spirit.  The class was listed in New York magazine's "The Best of New York", New York Confidential and was also written up in New York Woman's "Time Out".  An open level class is offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $13 

 

Afro-Haitian Dance

Friday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Afro-Haitian Dance describes a movement style rooted in traditional Haitian folklore. Celebrating life, beauty and the power of culture, this open level dance class focuses on developing each participant's relationship to poly-rhythm and percussion. Haiti has one of the highest levels of African retention in the western hemisphere. The dance and music from this extremely complex and resilient country are rich with stories of perseverance, love, war and the connections/disconnections all human beings share with their environment. Come awaken your spirit and discover the healing power of drums with Dancer/Choreographer Adia Tamar Whitaker.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14 

 

Argentine Tango Group

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Thursday: 12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 2, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

Members of the group dance the Argentine Tango, a dramatic and social art form originating in 19th century Argentina.

 

Ballet 1

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Wednesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Ballet is the foundation of any great dancer. This course will strengthen the core and introduce vocabulary as well as movement qualities that transcend to other forms of dance.

 

Ballet 2

(M)

Friday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Ballet is the foundation of any great dancer. This course will strengthen the core and introduce vocabulary as well as movement qualities that transcend to other forms of dance.

 

Ballet Basics

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Monday: 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Child  

Ballet Basics will teach youth how to warm up and prevent injury in ballet class. The program will engage youth both physically and mentally while they learn ballet movements and vocabulary. They will learn all of this in an encouraging environment

Instructor: Keira Sweeney

 

Ballet-Fit

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Wednesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Ballet Fit will utilize ballet movements in conjunction with traditional fitness class movements. The class will begin with a low impact cardio warm up, arm section, leg section at the barre, abs section, and stretch section all inspired by ballet. The class will train participants to carry themselves with the posture and confidence of a ballet dancer.

Instructor: Keira Sweeney

 

Ballroom Dance

Monday: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

New York Chinatown Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 70 Mulberry Street, Manhattan

Age:Senior  

Learn different styles of ballroom dance! To participate, you must become a member of the senior center. Joining is easy and free, please call to find out how.

Phone: 212-233-8930
Cost: Free 

 

Ballroom Dancing

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Monday: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: July 1, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

 

Ballroom Dancing 1

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Monday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Avenue (across from Sea View Hospital), Staten Island

Start Date: October 2, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Learn a variety of dance moves: the Waltz, Tango, Rumba, Foxtrot, Salsa, Mambo, the Cha-Cha and much more.

Room 205

 

Ballroom Dancing 2

(M)

Saturday: 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Greenbelt Recreation Center, 501 Brielle Avenue (across from Sea View Hospital), Staten Island

Start Date: October 2, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Learn a variety of dance moves: the Waltz, Tango, Rumba, Foxtrot, Salsa, Mambo, the Cha-Cha and much more.

Room 205

 

Beginner Tap Lessons

(M)

Monday: 10:00 a.m.-10:40 a.m.

Fort Hamilton Senior Recreation Center, 9941 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Brooklyn

Age:Senior  

Learn tap in a fun environment. Bring your tap shoes!

 

Beginning Ballet

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Ballet involves barre work, center exercises and movement combination. Students will focus on technique and placement, while emphasizing musicality. Beginning classes are offered as part of our workshop series and ongoing classes.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14  

 

Beginning Belly Dancing

Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Belly Dancing focuses on the folkloric belly dances and classical rhythms of North and East Africa.  Both Beginning and the Intermediate levels work along these parameters.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14 

 

Beginning Pilates Mat

Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Pilates is based on a series of core-strengthening exercises created by Joseph Pilates. These exercises use muscle control, breathing techniques, imagery and postural alignment to strengthen the entire body. The beginning Pilates Mat class is a thoughtful, non-threatening approach to these exercises and other movement. There is an emphasis on range of motion, as well as intensive work on abdominal muscles.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $13 

 

Beginning West African Dance

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

West African Dance (Djembe) focuses on dances from West Africa (e.g. Senegal, Mali) that are danced to Djembe drums. Beginning and Intermediate classes are offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14 

 

Beginning/Intermediate Ballet

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Beginning/Intermediate through Advanced classes are offered on a drop-in basis,

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14  

 

Belly Dance

Sunday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Ridgewood YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 69-02 64th St, Queens

Age:Adult  

A dance movement class that focuses on the core muscles, emphasizing muscular isolations. Dance to Middle Eastern rhythms while learning traditional movements and combinations.

Phone: 212-912-2180

 

Belly Dancing

Friday: 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

PEP for Seniors Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 1525 Unionport Road Apt. #ME, Bronx

Age:Senior  

Join PEP's Belly Dancing Class every Friday! Please come to PEP to purchase your multipass card for this and other classes. Open to anyone 55+.

Cost: $15/5 classes 

 

Body Conditioning on the Ball

Thursday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Body Conditioning on the Ball (formerly Stability Ball) uses the Physio-Ball to work on core strength, employing the Pilates vocabulary. The Ball is a fun full-body strengthening tool that provides flexibility and aerobic benefits. Bouncing, strengthening and stretching in this class is challenging and fun.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $13 

 

Capoeira

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Saturday: 12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida Street, Bronx

Age:Child / Teen  

Participants will experience the Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music.

 

Caribbean Dance

Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1121 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Learn Carribean dances and rythms in this multi-level class which is sure to keep you moving and have fun.

Cost: free for members, non-members $95/8 weeks 

Please check the center for cost and schedule.

 

Chair Dancing

Tuesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Moriah Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 90 Bennett Avenue, Manhattan

Age:Senior  

Join us for an energizing aerobic workout without getting out of your chair! To participate, you must become a member of the senior center. Joining is easy and free, please call to find out how.

Cost: Free 

 

Chinese Dance Workshop

(M)

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Age:Everyone  

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with Young Dancers in Repertory's Chinese Dance Workshop. Learn traditional moves and learn the history of the dances. This workshop is facilitated by Trayer Run-Kowzun and is for ages 7 and older.

 

 

Contemporary Dance

(M)

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Also known as modern dance, this contemporary class will consist of technique, body awareness, combinations and expressive movement. Beginners are welcome.

 

Core Strengthening

Saturday: 9:45 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $10 

 

Dance

(M)

Louis Armstrong Community Center, 33-16 108 St., Queens

Age:  

Please contact the center for more details.

 

Dance

(M)

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Friday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Age:Child  

In this class the youth will be able to learn and do something positive by dancing mambo and hip hop. In this program the youth will learn how to work together and learn powerful team leadership. Some may learn how to take the lead.

 

Dance

(M)

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Friday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Hunts Point Recreation Center, 765 Manida Street, Bronx

Age:Child  

Participants will engage in various dance techniques.

 

Dance Class

Tuesday: 10:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m.

Riverdale Senior Services Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2600 Netherland Ave, Bronx

Age:Senior  

Join us for an energizing dance class every week. Becoming a member of the senior center is easy and free! Call us to find out how.

Phone: 718-884-5900

 

Dance Class

(M)

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 5, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2016
Age:Child  

Kids have fun learning the art of ballet, hip hop and other dance forms.

 

Dance Fitness

(M)

Tuesday: 4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center, 2180 First Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: January 3, 2017
End Date: March 24, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Participants develop fitness routines using dance as a vehicle such as hip hop, reggae

 

Dance class

(M)

Tuesday: 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday: 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 85 Bradhurst Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 27, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Child / Teen  

Learn how to dance to modern popular music with opportunities to perform infront of a live audience.

 

Dancercise with Lisa

Friday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Roy Reuther Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 711 C Seagirt Ave, # 2N, Queens

Age:Senior  

Join us for an energizing dance and aerobics class every week. Becoming a member of the senior center is easy and free! Call us to find out how.

Phone: 718-491-3110
E-mail: slombardi@jasa.org
Cost: Free 

 

Family Zumba

Friday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Ridgewood YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 69-02 64th St, Queens

Age:Everyone  

ZUMBA is a fusion of Latin and International music, utilizing dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness program. The routines feature aerobic interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.

Phone: 212-912-2180

 

Feldenkrais Method

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Feldenkrais: Awareness Through Movement®, students learn a direct and effective means for healing pain, while also improving posture, flexibility and coordination. Over time, we each adopt physical and psychological habits, often constraining us to a small portion of our movement potential, and creating unnecessary physical limitations, injury, or chronic pain. Classes are non-competitive and students move according to their own comfort level and progress at their own rate. The emphasis is on sensory learning. The lessons are of benefit to everyone wishing to move with greater comfort and ease.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $13 

 

Fun With Musical Theater

(M)

Wednesday: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Child  

Children will learn the script, songs and choreography from some of our favorite on stage productions and present it at the end of the season!

Instructor: Arlene Belton

 

Gaga/People

Saturday: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Gaga/people explores “gaga”, a movement language developed by Israeli choreographer Ohad Naharin to help dancers and non dancers reconnect to the way they move. Teachers guide the class through a series of evocative instructions that participants actively explore, discovering individual ways to interpret and perform the information through movement. Gaga/people classes offer a creative framework for participants to connect to their bodies and imaginations, increase their physical awareness, improve their flexibility and stamina, and experience the pleasure of movement in a welcoming, accepting atmosphere. No prior dance experience needed, and this Open Level class is offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $13 

 

Guest Artist Dance Workshops

(M)

Saturday: 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: October 8, 2016
Age:Everyone  

Master dance class workshops taught by the legends in their field every Saturday for 12 weeks.  Take classes ranging from Hip Hop, Popping and Locking to learning how to "Vogue" and have fun while doing it.  It's a judgment free zone!

Instructors: Courtesy of Alvin Ailey and more!

 

Hip Hop Dance

Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1121 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

A cardiovascular workout using urban upbeat Hip Hop music. This class teaches step by step movements with fun choreography, so you can get your feet moving and your heart pumping.

Cost: free for members, non-members $95/8 weeks 

Please check the center for cost and schedule.

 

Hip Hop Dance Explosion for Children

(M)

Friday: 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: October 7, 2016
End Date: December 23, 2016
Age:Child  

Highly energetic and fun dance exercise class.  Taking movement from various genres within Hip-Hop infused with other forms of dance such as contemporary/modern while focusing on self-confidence and self-expression.

 

Hip-Hop Dance Class

Tuesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Thursday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

PEP for Seniors Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 1525 Unionport Road Apt. #ME, Bronx

Age:Senior  

Join PEP's Hip Hop Dance Class! It's FREE! Come to the PEP office every Tuesday from 11am-12pm and every Thursday from 2pm-3pm. Our volunteer Ashanti will get you moving around in no time! This class is suitable for beginners. Open to anyone 55+

Phone: 718-409-1619
E-mail: NTambini@bethabe.org
Cost: Free 

PEP for Seniors

 

Intermediate Pilates Mat

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Pilates is based on a series of core-strengthening exercises created by Joseph Pilates. These exercises use muscle control, breathing techniques, imagery and postural alignment to strengthen the entire body. The beginning Pilates Mat class is a thoughtful, non-threatening approach to these exercises and other movement. There is an emphasis on range of motion, as well as intensive work on abdominal muscles.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $13 

 

Intermediate West African Dance

Monday: 7:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

West African Dance (Djembe) focuses on dances from West Africa (e.g. Senegal, Mali) that are danced to Djembe drums. Beginning and Intermediate classes are offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14 

 

Intermediate/Advanced Ballet

Saturday: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Beginning/Intermediate through Advanced classes are offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $15 

 

Intermediate/Advanced Belly Dancing

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Belly Dancing focuses on the folkloric belly dances and classical rhythms of North and East Africa.  Both Beginning and the Intermediate levels work along these parameters. The Intermediate/Advanced Class applies Belly Dancing technique to choreography.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14 

 

Intermediate/Advanced Modern Dance

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Modern Dance involves elements of floor work, center exercises, and combinations while emphasizing the weight of the body and its relationship to space and gravity. Students work on strength, flexibility and coordination. Intermediate/Advance and Advance are offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $14 

 

Latin Dance: Merengue

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Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-6:45 p.m.

J. Hood Wright Recreation Center, 351 Fort Washington Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 5, 2016
End Date: December 28, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Introduction to the basics of merengue dancing.

 

Instructor: Fabiola Ramos

 

Latin Dance: Salsa

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Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-6:45 p.m.

J. Hood Wright Recreation Center, 351 Fort Washington Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 6, 2016
End Date: December 29, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Intoduction to the basics of salsa dancing.

 

Instructor: Fabiola Ramos

 

Line Dance

Thursday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Riverdale Senior Services Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2600 Netherland Ave, Bronx

Age:Senior  

Join us for an energizing dance class every week. Becoming a member of the senior center is easy and free! Call us to find out how.

Phone: 718-884-5900

 

Line Dancing

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Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Owen Dolen Recreation Center, 2551 Westchester Avenue, Bronx

Age:Everyone  

 

Line Dancing

Tuesday: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Todt Hill Friendship Club Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 184 Schmidts Lane, Staten Island

Age:Senior  

Join us for a fun hour of line dancing before lunch! To participate, you must become a member of the senior center. Joining is easy and free, please call to find out how.

Cost: Free 

 

Line Dancing

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Wednesday: 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Fort Hamilton Senior Recreation Center, 9941 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Brooklyn

Age:Senior  

Get a taste of country-and-western flair with this riotous dancing style.

 

Manic Monday Cardio and Conditioning

(M)

Monday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.,10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
End Date: December 19, 2016
Age:Everyone  

A class designed to burn calories and improve cardio vascular health while moving around a room set up in Boot camp Ciruit Training style to train every muscle.

Instructor: LaSharn Cooper-Patt

 

Mexican Folkloric Dance

(M)

Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: July 1, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2016
Age:Teen  

Celebrate the vibrant cultures of Mexico is this dance class for teens ages 14 - 17 years old will learn the basics of Baile Folklorico while improving their coordination, self-confidence and listening skills.

 

Mexican Folkloric Dance

(M)

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 25, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

Celebrate the vibrant cultures of Mexico is this dance class for adults. Learn the basics of Baile Folklorico while improving coordination, self-confidence and listening skills.

 

Performance Dance: Intermediate

(M)

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 5, 2015
Age:Child / Teen / Adult / Senior  

At the discretion of the instructor, this class is through audition only. Students within this course will have the opportunity to present a choreographed dance piece, as well as present a piece of their choice in a full concert or workshop setting.

 

Reggae Dance Fitness

(M)

Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 85 Bradhurst Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: April 7, 2016
End Date: December 25, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Dance to Reggae beats while working your muscles and getting in shape.

 

Restorative Movement: Dance for Older Adults

Monday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Senior  

Restorative Movement: Dance for Older Adults will utilize gentle movement to explore and increase range of motion. This open level class will introduce dance to older adults in a comfortable environment, while simultaneously restoring energy and rejuvenating bodies.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $13  

 

Rhythm and Motion Dance Workout

Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Rhythm and Motion Dance Workout draws from hip-hop, jazz, African, Latin, and modern dance forms, and is accompanied by an eclectic mix of international and popular music. The Rhythm & Motion Dance Workout develops fitness through the joy of dance and creative physical self-expression. An Open Level class is offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $13  

 

Salsa

Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1121 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Lean the basics of ballroom including fox trot, waltz, swing, cha-cha, rumba, tango, and more in beginner level classes. Hard-soled shoes preferred. Imtermidiate and advanced level classes are designed for students with solid working knowledge of ballroom dance. Partner preferred but not necessary.

Cost: free for members, non-members $95/8 weeks 

Please check the center for cost and schedule.

 

Salsa Dance

(M)

Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 85 Bradhurst Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: July 9, 2016
End Date: December 25, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

Combines Latin dance moves for a fun, dynamic workout.

 

 

Senior Program

(M)

Monday: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center, 93-29 Queens Boulevard, Queens

Age:Senior  

Seniors participate in Tai Chi, yoga, ESL classes, table tennis, bingo, movie days, card games, board games,  computers, social dance, creative arts, Wii Bowling, knitting, aerobics, and more!

This program is for seniors ages 60 and over. Please call the center for specific program information.

 

Senior Tap Dance

(M)

Friday: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: September 9, 2016
End Date: December 23, 2016
Age:Senior  

Senior members will have the opportunity to learn dance steps that will help to keep them mobile and active.

 

Shape Up NYC Zumba

(M)

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Age:Adult / Senior  

 

 

 

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC en Espanol: Baile Cardio

Thursday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

East Harlem Asthma Center/East and central Harlem DPHO Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 161-169 East 110th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: September 29, 2016
End Date: March 30, 2017
Age:Adult  

Este entrenamiento de cuerpo entero es divertido y fácil de seguir. Este entrenamiento ayuda con su tonificar y fortalecer sus musculos. Este instructor es parte del Programa de Formación de erjecicio.

Cost: Gratis/Free 

 

Shape Up NYC en Espanol: La Revolución del Baile  

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Neighborhood Health Action Center at East Harlem Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 158 E 115th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: September 27, 2016
End Date: March 28, 2017
Age:Adult  

Este entrenamiento de cuerpo entero dirige la fuerza muscular y la resistencia , manteniendo el ritmo cardíaco para quemar calorías y fortalecer el sistema cardio respiratorio . El movimiento continuo de buena música hace que sea divertido ! Este instructor es parte del Programa de Formación de erjecicio.

Cost: Gratis/Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: African Dance

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: March 19, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

African Dance is a high energy, low impact fitness class that incorporates aerobics exercise to improve fitness, weight loss, cardiovascular health, flexibility, and rhythm. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

 

Shape Up NYC: Bailar con el Ejercicio/ Dance Fitness

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Stanely M. Isaacs Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 1700 3rd Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 19, 2016
Age:Everyone  

Este entrenamiento de cuerpo entero dirige la fuerza muscular y la resistencia , manteniendo el ritmo cardíaco para quemar calorías y fortalecer el sistema cardio respiratorio . El movimiento continuo de buena música hace que sea divertido ! Este instructor es parte del Programa de Formación de erjecicio. Participants can expect to learn global dance inspired movements. The class is structured to suit all fitness levels and abilities. The instructor will demonstrate exercises for toning, tightening, & stretching the muscles. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program.

Cost: Gratis/Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: Bailar con el Ejercicio/ Dance Fitness

Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Plaza Del Sol Family Health Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 3716 108th St, Queens

Start Date: October 5, 2016
Age:Adult  

Este entrenamiento de cuerpo entero dirige la fuerza muscular y la resistencia , manteniendo el ritmo cardíaco para quemar calorías y fortalecer el sistema cardio respiratorio . El movimiento continuo de buena música hace que sea divertido ! Este instructor es parte del Programa de Formación de erjecicio. This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun!

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Bailar con el Ejercicio/Dance Fitness

Tuesday: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Dream Charter School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1991 Second Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 11, 2016
Age:Adult  

Este entrenamiento de cuerpo entero dirige la fuerza muscular y la resistencia , manteniendo el ritmo cardíaco para quemar calorías y fortalecer el sistema cardio respiratorio . El movimiento continuo de buena música hace que sea divertido ! Este instructor es parte del Programa de Formación de erjecicio. Participants can expect to learn global dance inspired movements. The class is structured to suit all fitness levels and abilities. The instructor will demonstrate exercises for toning, tightening, & stretching the muscles. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program.

Phone: 212-772-0232
Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Baile Cardio

Wednesday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Boriken Neighborhood Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 55 East 115th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: September 14, 2016
End Date: March 15, 2017
Age:Adult  

Este entrenamiento de cuerpo entero dirige la fuerza muscular y la resistencia , manteniendo el ritmo cardíaco para quemar calorías y fortalecer el sistema cardio respiratorio . El movimiento continuo de buena música hace que sea divertido ! Este instructor es parte del Programa de Formación de erjecicio.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Ballet Fitness

Monday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Pomonok Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 67-09 Kissena Blvd., Queens

Start Date: January 4, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

This class uses a blend of ballet-esque vocabulary and Pilates fundamentals. This class will tone and tighten your abdominals and wake up the hard-to-reach deep muscles of the hip, glutes, and back that conventional workouts might miss, giving you a longer, leaner, more flexible body. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program.

Phone: (718) -591-3377
Phone 2: 212-360-3300
Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Ballet Fusion

Thursday: 9:15 p.m.-10:15 p.m.

Intoxx Fitness Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2071 Clove Rd, Staten Island

Start Date: October 14, 2015
Age:Adult / Senior  

Ballet Conditioning with Choreography Hip Hop, African, Latin, Tap, Jazz, Modern and /or Ballet

 

Shape Up NYC: Belly Dance

Thursday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Ryder Branch Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 5902 23rd Ave, Brooklyn

Start Date: April 14, 2016
Age:Everyone  

Belly dance is primarily a torso-driven dance, with an emphasis on articulations of the hips. This dance fitness class will help tone and strengthen your midsection with traditional belly dance cardio movements.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Bilingual Zumba

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

St. Mary’s Recreation Center, 450 Saint Ann's Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: September 22, 2016
Age:Adult  

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.This instructor is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program

 

Shape Up NYC: Bilingual Zumba

Saturday: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Stanely M. Isaacs Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 1700 3rd Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 15, 2016
Age:Adult  

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. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Blazing Salsa

Friday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

PS 246 The Poe Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2641 Grand Concourse, Bronx

Start Date: October 21, 2016
Age:Adult  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body.This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program.

 

Shape Up NYC: Body Shred

(M)

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

J. Hood Wright Recreation Center, 351 Fort Washington Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: March 2, 2016
Age:Everyone  

This high energy class tones the entire body while raisng the heart rate to burn fat. The music is fast paced and gets you into the groove.

 

Shape Up NYC: BollyX

Wednesday: 7:10 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Hudson Guild: Elliott Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 441 West 26th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: February 25, 2015
Age:Adult / Senior  

BollyX is a Bollywood-inspired dance-fitness program that combines dynamic choreography and a serious workout with music from around the world. This 50-minute cardio workout alternates between high and low-intensity dance sequences to get you moving, sweating & motivated.

Phone: (212) 924-6710

 

Shape Up NYC: Campo de Entrenamiento/Boot Camp

Wednesday: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Shorac Kappock Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 512 West 212 Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 26, 2016
Age:Adult  

Una fusión de alta intensidad de cardio y fuerza se mueve para mantener sudando y quemando . La clase se establece en el bombeo de la música para la motivación de conseguir a través de él . Este instructor es parte del Programa de Formación de Instructores de erjecicio. This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and improve cardiovascular health. This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Waller Temple Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1350 Herkimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: July 16, 2016
Age:Everyone  

Kids: 10AM - 11AM; Adults: 11AM - 12PM. This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun! This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Rochdale Village Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 169-65 137th Avenue Rm 19, Queens

Start Date: January 7, 2016
Age:Everyone  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body.

Cost: Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Springfield Gardens United Methodist Church Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 131- 29 Farmers Blvd. Jamaica, NY, Queens

Start Date: January 4, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

This workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and improve cardiovascular health. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Phone: 212-340-2536
E-mail: k_carby@hotmail.com
Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Presbyterian Church of St. Albans Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 190-04 119th Ave St. Albans, NY, Queens

Start Date: September 1, 2014
Age:Adult / Senior  

The class will encompass easy to follow dance moves geared at increasing cardiovascular fitness, body toning and burning calories. Some floor exercises may be incorporated. The class will include a warm up, an aerobic workout, muscle toning, stretching and cool down. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program. NOTE: The 4th Saturday of each month is BOKWA Dance.

 

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Dance Fitness

Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Queens Library - Rosedale Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 144-20 243 Street, Queens

Start Date: September 15, 2016
End Date: February 16, 2017
Age:Everyone  

The class will encompass easy to follow dance moves geared at increasing cardiovascular fitness, body toning and burning calories. The class will include a warm up, an aerobic workout, muscle toning, stretching and cool down. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Caribbean/World Dance

Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Atlantic Terminal Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 501 Carlton Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 5, 2017
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

This fun dance class will keep you sweating and grooving to a variety of Caribbean rhythms, while improving your cardiovascular health and toning your body. This instructor is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Chair Zumba

Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Harlem Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 506 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: March 30, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

Take a seat & get ready for a dance fitness workout! By utilizing a chair, this Zumba class provides a low-impact option. The class will feature seated movements that help to improve balance, coordination, and overall strength. Instructor: Janet

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Harlem Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 506 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: July 14, 2014
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun!

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Wednesday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Rego Park Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 93-29 Queens Blvd., Queens

Start Date: May 4, 2016
Age:Everyone  

This fun fitness class will teach you great contemporary dances while training your cardiovascular stength and endurance. This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Thursday: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Queens Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 82-68 Parsons Blvd. (Bet. 161 St.) Jamaica, NY 11432 T-Bldg. 1st Floor, Queens

Start Date: January 21, 2016
End Date: January 19, 2017
Age:Everyone  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program. ***This class will be cancelled for 9/22/2016 and 9/29/2016***

Phone: 718-334-4214
Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Life-John Coker ELC Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1375 Bushwick Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: July 18, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: November 8, 2015
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Dance Fitness provides a total body workout in 60 minutes as it isolates larger muscle groups, increasing strength and definition to your core with specific emphasis on the abs, glutes, quads and arms.  . Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Power Moves Gymnastics and Fitness Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 214-03 Jamaica Ave, Queens

Start Date: July 14, 2014
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun!

Phone: (347) 709-6788

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Sunday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 343 East 70th Street at 1st, Manhattan

Start Date: January 10, 2016
Age:Adult  

Participants can expect to learn global dance inspired movements. The class is structured to suit all fitness levels and abilities. The instructor will demonstrate exercises for toning, tightening, & stretching the muscles. This instructor is part of the Shape Up NYC Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

(M)

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center, 93-29 Queens Boulevard, Queens

Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Monday: 12:00 p.m.-12:45 p.m.

Queens Library - North Forest Park Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 9827 Metropolitan Ave. Forest Hills, NY, Queens

Start Date: September 19, 2016
End Date: February 6, 2017
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program. Note: No class will be held on 4/18/2016

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

P.S./I.S. 181 Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1023 New York Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 5, 2016
End Date: April 5, 2017
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body.This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Phone: 718-703-3633
Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Rugby Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1000 Utica Ave., Brooklyn

Start Date: September 21, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body. This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Phone: 718-566-0054

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fusion

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Harlem Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 506 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: February 3, 2015
Age:Adult / Senior  

A high energy, low impact fitness class that incorporates aerobics exercise to improve fitness, weight loss, cardiovascular health, flexibility, and rhythm.

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance, Cardio, Blast

Monday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Park Slope Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 431 6th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: June 15, 2015
Age:Adult  

This class combines dance to international music, while incorporating HIIT- High Intensity Interval Training within the song. It's a blast! This instructor is part of NYC Parks Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Dancercise

Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

JCC Stapleton Neighborhood Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 189 Gordon St, Staten Island

Start Date: September 2, 2014
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

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.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Dazzlin' Dancin'

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Hollis Avenue Congregational Church Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 211 - 04 Hollis Avenue, Queens

Start Date: November 19, 2015
Age:Everyone  

Shape Up with this fun dance routine, with easy to follow choreography set to pumping popular music. These two instructors is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Erjecicio Para Gente Mayores/ Senior Fitness

Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Lehman Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1641 Madison Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: November 1, 2016
End Date: May 9, 2017
Age:Adult / Senior  

Una clase de ejercicios que aumenta la flexibilidad y fortalece los músculos con un mínimo impacto sobre las articulaciones . Clases son gratuitos y abiertos al público. Este instructor es parte del Programa de Formación de Instructores Shape Up NYC. -------------------------------------------------------- A exercise class that increases flexibility and strengthens muscles with minimal impact on joints. Shape Up NYC

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: IntenSati

Friday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

New Settlement Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 1501 Jerome Ave, Bronx

Start Date: May 6, 2016
Age:Everyone  

Improve your body, mind and spirit with this powerful invigorating practice. intenSati combines affirmations with interval training, martial arts, dance and yoga. you will leave the class feeling stronger, inspired and uplifted!

Cost: Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: Intermediate Zumba

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Jacobi Medical Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1400 Pelham Parkway South, Bronx

Start Date: January 11, 2016
Age:Everyone  

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. This class is instructed by a Zumba Certified Instructor.

 

Shape Up NYC: Korean Dance: Traditional & Fusion

Monday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Hudson Guild: Elliott Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 441 West 26th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: June 8, 2015
Age:Everyone  

This non-ballistic dance class uses the dance vocabulary from the traditional Korean dance repertoire increasing range of motion and flexibility. This class is taught by an instructor from the NYC Parks Training program and AFAA certified group fitness instructor.

Phone: (212) 760-9800

 

Shape Up NYC: Korean Dance: Traditional & Fusion

Monday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Hudson Guild: Elliott Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 441 West 26th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: June 8, 2015
Age:Everyone  

This non-ballistic dance class uses the dance vocabulary from the traditional Korean dance repertoire increasing range of motion and flexibility. This class is taught by an instructor from the NYC Parks Training program and AFAA certified group fitness instructor.

Phone: (212) 760-9800

 

Shape Up NYC: Latin Cardio

Tuesday: 5:15 p.m.-6:15 p.m.

Kings County Hospital Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, Clarkson Ave & New York Ave., Brooklyn

Start Date: September 2, 2014
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Effective, Tuesday, June 10, 2014, Latin Aerobics Class has been relocated to the T-Building (Corner of Clarkson Avenue and New York Avenue), 2nd Floor, Auditorium. Latin Aerobics is a fusion of Latin music and dance themes like Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Reagaton, and Samba! 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.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Line Dancing

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Rochdale Village Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 169-65 137th Avenue Rm 19, Queens

Start Date: January 13, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

A line dance is a choreographed dance with a repeated sequence of steps in which a group of people dance in one or more lines or rows without regard for the gender of the individuals, all facing either each other or in the same direction, and executing the steps at the same time. This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Low Impact Aerobic Dance & Toning

Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Pelham Parkway Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 785 Pelham Parkway N., Bronx

Start Date: January 27, 2016
Age:Everyone  

A moderate, heart-pumping workout to help burn calories and improve heart health. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: Low Impact Aerobics/Zumba Fusion

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Mt. Sinai SDA Church Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 217-10 93rd Ave., Queens

Start Date: August 1, 2014
End Date: December 12, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Weekly alternating classes, between Low Impact Aerobics and Zumba Fusion. These instructors are part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program. Low Impact Aerobics is a moderate, heart-pumping workout to help burn calories and improve heart health. Zumba Fusion will include elements of kickboxing, weight training, stretching, and jazz. 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.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Low Impact Dance

Friday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

John B. Russwurm Elementary School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2230 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: May 6, 2016
Age:Everyone  

An exciting workout that uses easy-to-follow dance steps to increase cardiovascular fitness and tone the body.This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: Low Impact Dance Fitness

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

First Baptist Church of Corona Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 100-10 Astoria Blvd. East Elmhurst, NY, Queens

Start Date: July 26, 2014
Age:Adult / Senior  

This class covers the areas of Low Impact Aerobics and Dance Fitness. As the class progresses, the instructor would like to include body strengthening and toning. The movements will be modified to accomodate the senior and special needs population. This class is taught by an instructor who is part of the Shape Up NYC Fitness Instructor Training Program.

 

Shape Up NYC: Morning Wake Up Zumba

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - New Utrecht Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1743 86th St, Brooklyn, NY, Brooklyn

Start Date: November 12, 2016
Age:Everyone  

This fun and exciting dance will clear the sand from your eyes and get you ready for the day with heart pumping choreography. The energy is contagious! This instructor is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Total Body Take Over

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Highbridge Recreation Center, 2301 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 2, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

This fun and easy total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and improve cardiovascular health. This instructor is part of NYC Parks Instructor Training Program.

 

Shape Up NYC: Trim, Tone, & Move your Body!

Tuesday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Jacob Riis Neighborhood Settlement House Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 10-25 41st Ave, Long Island City, Queens

Start Date: January 12, 2016
Age:Adult  

This is a Low Impact Workout class. Participants will learn exercises for muscle toning. You can also expect a bit of Dance Fusion Moving and Grooving! This instructor is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

PS 246 The Poe Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 2641 Grand Concourse, Bronx

Start Date: September 22, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

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. This class is instructed by a Zumba Certified Instructor.

Cost: Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

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Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

J. Hood Wright Recreation Center, 351 Fort Washington Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: September 12, 2015
Age:Adult / Senior  

This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun! Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

Instructor: Winsome Miles 

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Thursday: 6:15 p.m.-7:15 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: January 21, 2016
Age:Adult  

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.

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 3, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

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. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Queens Library - Windsor Park Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 79-50 Bell Boulevard, Queens

Start Date: September 12, 2016
End Date: February 27, 2017
Age:Everyone  

No class for December 26, January 2, January 16, and February 20. Zumba is a fitness dance party that incorporates easy to follow dance moves to Latin and World rhythms. This total body workout addresses muscle strength and endurance while keeping the heart rate up to burn calories and strengthen the cardio respiratory system. Continuous movement to great music makes it fun! This instructor is a NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Phone: 718-468-8300
E-mail: jtan@queenslibrary.org
Cost: Free 

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Ravenswood Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 35-40 21st Street, Queens

Start Date: September 8, 2014
End Date: June 30, 2017
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

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.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Wednesday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Joan of Arc School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 154 West 93rd Street, Manhattan

Start Date: February 3, 2016
Age:Adult  

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.This instructor is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Poe Park Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 2640 Grand Concourse, Bronx

Start Date: November 19, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

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

Instructor: Pascale Pierre

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: July 1, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2016
Age:Everyone  

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. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Wednesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

New Settlement Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 1501 Jerome Ave, Bronx

Start Date: September 21, 2013
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

This class 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. This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

YWCA of Brooklyn Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 30 Third Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: August 8, 2015
Age:Teen / Adult  

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.

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Sunday: 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center, 3225 Reservoir Oval East, Bronx

Start Date: April 3, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2016
Age:Everyone  

This free class that is open to the public welcomes everyone!  Dancing is the way to lose weight without feeling like you are exercising.  This class will have moving to the beat.

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Thursday: 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday: 3:15 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 343 East 70th Street at 1st, Manhattan

Start Date: January 8, 2015
Age:Everyone  

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. *CLASS WILL NOT BE HELD ON EVERY 3RD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH*

E-mail: kbolden@lenoxhill.org

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Friday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Harlem Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 506 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: January 3, 2014
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

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.

E-mail: shapeupnycharlem@gmail.com

Rehabilitation Dayroom, 3101

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Sunday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Clove Lakes Park , FOREST AVE., VICTORY BLVD., BET. CLOVE RD. AND BROOKSIDE AVE., ROYAL OAK RD. (Staten Island), Staten Island

Start Date: October 15, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

The Norbert Leeseberg Perennial Garden (Clove Road near Victory Blvd.) In the event of bad weather, class will be held at Greenbelt Recreation Center (501 Brielle Avenue, across from Sea View Hospital). 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.

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: October 1, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Instructor: Yishan Lee

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.

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

A.R.R.O.W. Field House, 35-30 35th Street, Queens

Age:Everyone  

Instructor: Cynthia Santamaria

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.

 Please bring a lock to secure your belongings.

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center Members.

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

I.S. 59 Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 13255 Ridgedale Street, Queens

Start Date: October 1, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

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.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Gold

Tuesday: 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Rego Park Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 93-29 Queens Blvd., Queens

Start Date: July 14, 2015
Age:Senior  

This class is design to introduces easy-to-follow Zumba® choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. Come ready to sweat, and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong.

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Toning

Friday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

New Settlement Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 1501 Jerome Ave, Bronx

Start Date: October 14, 2016
Age:Adult  

Using Lightweight maraca-like Toning Sticks(or light weights),enhances sense of rhythm and coordination, while toning target zones, including arms, core and lower body.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Zumba for Beginners

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Jacobi Medical Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1400 Pelham Parkway South, Bronx

Start Date: January 7, 2014
Age:Everyone  

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. This instructor is part of the NYC Park's Fitness Instructor Training Program. Classes will be held in the Atrium (Building 8).

 

Social Dancing

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Saturday: 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Fort Hamilton Senior Recreation Center, 9941 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Brooklyn

Age:Senior  

Take a swing around the dance floor to sounds of the Big Band era!

 

Stretch Class

Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-9:45 a.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $10  

 

Sunset Dancers

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Monday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Thursday: 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: July 1, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

 

Tai Chi

Community Center at Stuyvesant High School Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 345 Chambers St., Manhattan

Age:Adult / Senior  

Learn the ancient Chinese martial art with an expert. No experience necessary. Register at the Community Center or call 646-210-4292 Visit www.ccshs.org for program information and class times.

Cost: call for price 

 

Take a Chance Series

Saturday: 7:15 p.m.-8:15 p.m.

JCC Manhattan Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 334 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

Age:Adult  

Each Saturday night, from 7:15-8:15 pm, take a class on us! No experience required! No pre-registration required. All levels welcome. Please sign up at the Health Club Welcome Desk or call 646.505.5716 for more information.

Phone: 646-505-5708
Cost: Free 

 

Tempo Tappers (Tap Dancing)

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Monday: 12:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m.

Fort Hamilton Senior Recreation Center, 9941 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Brooklyn

Age:Senior  

Tempo Tappers practice this dance staple of musical productions, incorporating rhythm and dance steps such as the shuffle, flap and heel click.

 

Youth Ballet and Modern Dance

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Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 2, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Child  

Youths 6 to 12 years of age learn to express themselves through ballet and modern dance.

Pre-registration is required. Please speak with Instructor Mr. Webster for further details.

Instructor: Barney Webster

 

Youth Dance Fitness

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Tuesday: 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center, 2180 First Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: October 2, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Child / Teen  

Children learn dance movements that encourage physical fitness. Children learn how to work in groups and lead their groups in movement and physical fitness

Janine Douglas- Instructor

 

Zumba

Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Roy Wilkins Recreation Center, 177th Street & Baisley Boulevard, Queens

Age:Everyone  

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.

 

Zumba

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Sorrentino Recreation Center, 18-48 Cornaga Avenue, Queens

Start Date: March 29, 2016
Age:Everyone  

This workout blasts fat while toning and strengthening while learning a fun dance routine!

 

Zumba

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Mark Morris Dance Group Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

ZUMBA® is a dance-based fitness class using international music and steps – Salsa, Cumbia, Merengue, Swing, Tango, Samba, Reggaeton (Latin/Funk), and more.  Nonstop energetic routines feature intervals with fast and slow rhythms in addition to resistance training.  No partner or previous dance experience required.  Recommended attire includes comfortable workout clothes and sneakers with non-marking soles.  Two Open Level classes are offered on a drop-in basis.

Phone: 718-624-8400
E-mail: info@mmdg.org
Cost: $13 

 

Zumba

Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1121 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

A fusion of Latin and International 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. Zumba maximizes caloric output, fat burning and total body toning. It is a mixture of body sculpting movements with easy to follow dance steps.

Cost: free for members, non-members $95/8 weeks 

Please check the center for cost and schedule.

 

Zumba

Sunday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Monday: 7:45 p.m.-8:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:05 a.m.-11:05 a.m.
Friday: 9:05 a.m.-10:05 a.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Broadway YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 651 Broadway, Staten Island

Age:Teen / Adult  

ZUMBA is a fusion of Latin and International music, utilizing dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness program. The routines feature aerobic training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.

Phone: 718-981-4933
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Zumba

Sunday: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Monday: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Tuesday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:15 a.m.-10:15 a.m.
Thursday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Friday: 1:45 p.m.-2:45 p.m.

South Shore YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 3939 Richmond Ave, Staten Island

Age:Teen / Adult  

ZUMBA is a fusion of Latin and International music, utilizing dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness program. The routines feature aerobic interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.

Phone: 718-981-4933
Cost: Free for members, non-members $99/8 weeks 

 

Zumba

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Bronx River Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1619 East 174th Street, Bronx

Start Date: October 3, 2016
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

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. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings. This instructor is part of the NYC Parks Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Zumba

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Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Asser Levy Recreation Center, 392 Asser Levy Place, Manhattan

Start Date: November 2, 2014
End Date: December 31, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

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.

 

Zumba Family, Fitness & Fun

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Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: October 3, 2016
End Date: December 24, 2016
Age:Everyone  

To increase cardio vascular health in the most fun way...Dance.  Instruction in a variety of genres including African, Hip Hop, Latin Dance as well as Belly Dance.

Instructor:  LaSharn Cooper-Patt

 

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Dance Classes

Team and league sports provide a great opportunity to get fit, socialize, and have fun. Some leagues are casual, while others are more competitive. Email or call the leagues below to find out more about your local team and its players.

Mark Morris Dance Group

Borough: Brooklyn
Age: Youth/Adult
Type: Dance Classes
Offers a variety of classes for adults and children. Cost per class varies from $10-15/class. Please contact the group for more specific details.
Phone: 718-624-8400 | Email

United East Athletics Association

Borough: Manhattan
Age: Youth
Type: badminton, basketball, chinese chess, dragon boat, lion dance, ping pong, soccer
Phone: 212-227-9452 | Email

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Dance Classes

NYC Parks Presents The Circle: Kim Holmes

Saturday, December 17, 2016
12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.

AccessiblePelham Fritz Recreation Center (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan| Map it

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Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(212) 860-1380

 

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