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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016

Jul21

Beginner Chess Social

at 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Learn to setup a chess board and map out your next move with assistance from our Chess host.
Category: Education, Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Barefoot Dancing: James Reams & the Barnstormers

at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Free dance instruction and live music will provided by bluegrass band James Reams & the Barnstormers.
Category: Concerts, Dance
Free!

Jul21

Summer on the Hudson: Everybody Tango!

at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Enjoy an introductory lesson in Argentine tango music and dancing led by Strictly Tango NYC.
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Fitness, History, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Jul21

Meditation Thursdays

at North Lawn (in Stuyvesant Square), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Take a break or relax after a long day with some healthy meditation.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul21

Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym Hosted by the Axis Project Wheelchair Basketball

at Recreation Center 54, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best!
Category: Accessible, Sports

Jul21

Summer on the Hudson: Senior Movement

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Celebrate moving in strong and creative ways.
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Jul21

City Stompers Square Dance at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach), Queens

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The folks at City Stompers invite you to get on your feet and move to the sound of love American fiddle music.
Category: Dance, Seniors
Free!

Jul21

Arts, Culture & Fun presents: Dance Away the Night-Square Dancing!

at Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach), Queens

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The folks at City Stompers invite you to get on your feet and move to the sounds of live American fiddle music. Swing your corner and do-si-do!
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Theater, Talks, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Jul21

Love Jones Poetry Celebration

at Coffey Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This romantic 1997 drama unfolds when Darius (Larenz Tate), an aspiring writer, and Nina (Nia Long), an aspiring photographer, share an instant connection.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Jul21

Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockaZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk), Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance that combines Latin and African dance steps.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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