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Tai Chi

Monday: 6:30 p.m.-7:45 p.m.

The Educational Alliance Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 197 East Broadway, Manhattan


Experience the gentle flowing, movements of Tai Chi and treat your whole body to a gentle and relaxing workout. Bring your own towel--we will supply everything else. Purchase an 10-class punch card, valid for 90 days, for $120 ($12/class), or drop in to any class for $15. Purchase right before class in the studio, or order in advance.

Cost: $15  

The Educational Alliance


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 for program information and class times.

Cost: call for price 


Tai Chi

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


An ancient form of mind body exercise that uses purposeful, slow movements in a form of meditative exercise for relaxation, health and self defense.

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

Please check the center for cost and schedule.


Tai-Chi Chuan


Monday: 7:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 25, 2017
End Date: December 24, 2017
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

A Chinese healing / martial art emphasizing slow, gentle movements and visualization of flowing energy.

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Teen Weight Training


Tuesday: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Recreation Center 54, 348 East 54th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: October 1, 2017
End Date: December 23, 2017

Teaching proper form for free weight training and weighted machines to youth ages 13-17. This will help to increase strenght and durability.   

Must be wearing workout clothing to participate in class. Water and towel is allowed in class. Must bring lock.

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Wii Dancing

Wednesday: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

PSS Andrew Jackson S.C. Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 325 East 156th Street, Bronx


Join us while we dance with Nintendo Wii! We recommend that you become a member of the senior center to participate. Joining is easy and free. Call to find out how.

Cost: Free 


Youth Jujitsu


Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 2:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 17, 2017
End Date: December 23, 2017
Age:Child / Teen  

Learn the art of close combat through this Japanese martial art.  Designed to redirect an opponent's energy, it uses special grappling techniques like trapping, locks and holds.

Class available to children of all ages and teenagers.

Instructors: Mr. Jap & Mr. Floyd

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Youth Karate

Friday: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

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


Under the direction of instruction Glenn Faustini, World Martial Arts hall of Fame Inductee, children age 6-12 learn the martial arts of karate and jujitsu and develop confidence, awaremenss, speed, self-esteem, and discipline. Registration required.

Phone: 212-912-2180
Cost: Free for members, membership $10-$77/month 


Youth Karate

Saturday: 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

North Brooklyn YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 570 Jamaica Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Child / Teen  

The youth karate programs emphasize the building of spirit, mind and body. They learn how to defend themselves in a safe and friendly environment.

Phone: 718-277-1600
Cost: Free for members, non-members $120/8 weeks 


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