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Please note: Some programs require advance registration and/or recreation center membership. Always call the contact number provided before attending a program.

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Walk for Health @ East River Pier

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Wednesday: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Thursday: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center, 80 Catherine Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 2, 2018
End Date: September 22, 2018
Age:Everyone  

This program will encourage members to get in better shape and enjoy the outdoors with an instructor-lead walk around East River Pier.

Instructor: Ruth Mendin

Location: Start at the Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center then walk to the pier.

Membership Details

 

Walking Club

Monday: 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 our weekly walking club, weather permitting. Becoming a member of the senior center is easy and free! Call us to find out how.

Phone: 718-884-5900

 

Walleyball

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Monday: 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

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

Start Date: July 2, 2018
End Date: September 22, 2018
Age:Adult / Senior  

Learn a new, fun, and exciting way to play volleyball.

 

Membership Details

 

Warrior Boot Camp

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Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Age:Adult  

Warrior Boot Camp is designed to improve your overall fitness levels; strength, cardio, flexibility, agility, and endurance. This class is a great workout that includes metabolic movements, body weight exercises, and weight movement.

Demographics: Young Adults, Adults

Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Instructor: Alexia Ranaldi-St. Judge, Recreation Specialist

Membership Details

 

Water Aerobics

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Monday: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Friday: 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 1, 2018
End Date: September 22, 2018
Age:Adult / Senior  

Get fit in the water in this low-impact class!  The water exercises utilize the resistance and buoyancy of the water to improve cardiovascular fitness, strength and flexibility.

All participants must have a lock to secure personal property. Bathing cap is required.

Instructor: Chrisson (Monday/Wednesday) Victoria (Friday)

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Water Aerobics

(M)

Tuesday: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Thursday: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

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

Start Date: July 5, 2018
End Date: September 21, 2018
Age:Adult / Senior  

A stress-free time to socialize, swim, and improve health and fitness by participating in instructor-led water exercise classes, while enjoying the benefits of the water at Parks indoor pools. Swim caps required.

 

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Water Aerobics

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Thursday: 2:15 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Hansborough Recreation Center, 35 West 134th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 2, 2018
End Date: September 22, 2018
Age:Adult / Senior  

Get in the pool for a fun, low-impact exercise class!  Water Aerobics improves cardiovascular health, while going easy on muscles and joints.

Gabrielle Clarke-Instructor

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Water Exercise

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Friday: 10:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m.

Metropolitan Recreation Center, 261 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: October 5, 2017
Age:Adult / Senior  

A high energy, non-impact water aerobic class including strength training and stretching.

A swimming cap is highly recommended of all swimmers.

Membership Details

 

Water Polo

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Tuesday: 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 West 25th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: January 8, 2018
Age:Adult / Senior  

Take the chance to learn this fascinating sport! And even better: basic equipment is provided.

Membership Details

 

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Please note: Programs with this symbol (Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property) are not managed by the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. While Parks does its best to maintain accuracy in search results, users are strongly advised to call or email the program organizers directly for up-to-date information.

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You may use any of Parks' recreational spaces, except tennis courts, without a permit. However, if a permit holder arrives with a valid permit in hand, you must vacate the field or court. An individual must have a season permit or single-play ticket to use Parks' tennis courts.

Organized play (leagues) requires a permit. Click here for an application and more information about permits.

100% Playground

GLENWOOD RD, E 100 & E 101 STS (Brooklyn)| Map it
Level: 4

100% Playground/Ps 242 (100th Street)

GLENWOOD RD & 100TH ST (Brooklyn) | Map it
Facility Type: Handball Courts
# of Courts:

101st St. Soccer Field

101ST ST. NEXT TO HENRY HUDSON PARKWAY (Manhattan)| Map it
Level: 4

110th St & Lenox Ave Playground

110TH STREET AND LENOX AVENUE (Manhattan)| Map it
Level: 1
This playground has an accessible bathroom.

110th St Playground

110TH STREET AND CATHEDRAL PARKWAY (Manhattan)| Map it
Level: 3

111 Street Playground (Near Playground For All Children)

CORONA AVENUE/111 ST (Queens) | Map it
Facility Type: Handball Courts
# of Courts:

115th Street Playground

14 RD, 115 ST, 14 AVE (Queens)| Map it
Level: 4

123rd Morningside Park

MORNINGSIDE & 121 STREET (Manhattan) | Map it
Facility Type: Handball Courts
# of Courts:

136 St Playground

136TH STREET AND 14 ROAD (Queens)| Map it
Level: 4
This playground has an accessible bathroom.

157 Street Plgd.

157 ST. & 116 AVE. (Queens) | Map it
Facility Type: Baseball and Softball Fields
# of Fields:
Type of Surface: Little League 

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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.

104th Precinct. Adult Hockey

Borough: Queens
Age: Adult
Type: Ice Skating
Phone: (718) 417-1495

14th Street YM-YWHA (of The Educational Alliance) Youth Baseball & Soccer Leagues

Borough: Manhattan
Age: Youth
Type: Soccer
Phone: (212) 673-0900 x306

3B League

Borough: Brooklyn
Age: Youth
Type: baseball
Phone: (718) 256-2316 | Email

68th Precinct Youth Council, Inc.

Borough: Brooklyn
Age: Youth
Type: baseball, indoor & outdoor soccer
Phone: (718) 232 - 2748 | Email

75th Precinct Community Sports Program

Borough: Brooklyn
Age: Adult
Type: Baseball
Phone: (646) 246-7878

78th Precinct Youth Council

Borough: Brooklyn
Age: Youth
Type: Baseball, Girls' Softball, Basketball & Flag Football
Email

7th Day Adventist League

Borough: Bronx
Age: Adult
Type: Baseball/Softball
Phone: (917) 562 – 9584 | Email

A. F. C. New York United

Borough: Queens
Age: Youth
Type: Soccer
F.C. New York United is a soccer Academy for boys & girls ages 4-18. We have an Academy program for ages 4-7, and Travel teams for ages 8-18. We have programs on Randall's Island and in the Bayside area of Queens.
Phone: 347-610-0501 | Email

ADW SPORTS

Boroughs:Bronx, Bronx, Bronx, Manhattan, Manhattan, Manhattan
Age: Youth/Adult
Type: Baseball/Softball, Basketball/Netball, Football
COED FOOTBALL / COED SOFTBALL/ COED BASKETBALL
Phone: 646 228 3058 | Email

ASOPEC

Borough: Queens
Age: Youth
Type: Baseball
Phone: (718) 544-6449 | Email

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Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.

Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)
50 Parkside Ave, Brooklyn| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

$400-$550 per week

Contact Number

(718) 436-2500 x 305

 

Summer on the Hudson: Yoga Evening Salute to the Sun

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.

The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

Yoga at The Battery

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.

AccessibleWoodland Lawn (in The Battery), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Location Details:
Directions: From the State Street entrance near the 4/5 Head House: Walk towards Castle Clinton National Monument with the Oval Lawn to your right. When you reach Castle Clinton Plaza, turn left towards the Bosque Gardens and SeaGlass Carousel. The entrance to the Woodland Lawn will be on your left. From the entrance across from 17 State Street: Walk towards the water with SeaGlass Carousel on your right. When you reach the flagpole, turn right and follow the path towards Castle Clinton National Monument. The entrance to the Woodland Lawn will be on your right.

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(212) 344-3491

Contact Email

info@thebattery.org

 

Free Yoga at Sherman Creek Park

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.

Swindler Cove (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

212-333-2552

Contact Email

info@nyrp.org

 

Free Waterfront Zumba

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.

AccessibleLIC Landing Events Space (in Hunter's Point South Park)
Borden Avenue and Center Boulevard, Queens| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

 

Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the NY Rollin' Knicks Wheelchair Basketball Team

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.

Cost

A valid NYC Parks recreation center membership is required. To learn more about our memberships, please visit our Recreation Center Memberships page.

Contact Number

(718) 293-5934

Contact Email

cory.shaw@parks.nyc.gov

 

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

Thursday, August 16, 2018
7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.

AccessibleHeather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)
Cabrini Boulevard and Fort Washington Avenue, Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(212) 795-1388

Contact Email

info@FortTryonParkTrust.org

 

Bryant Park Tai Chi

Thursday, August 16, 2018
7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.

Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park)
6th Avenue and 41st Street, Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

 

Fitness Walk

Thursday, August 16, 2018
9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.

Fort Totten Front Gate (in Fort Totten Park)
Totten Road and Cross Island Parkway, Queens| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 352-4793

Contact Email

mike.kuchinskas@parks.nyc.gov

 

Prospect Park Tennis Summer Youth Program

Thursday, August 16, 2018
9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.

Prospect Park Tennis Center (in Parade Ground)
50 Parkside Ave, Brooklyn| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

$400-$550 per week

Contact Number

(718) 436-2500 x 305

 

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