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National Girls and Women in Sports Day (Queens)

Saturday, March 2, 2013

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.

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Join NYC Parks as we commemorate National Girls and Women in Sports Day around New York City.  National Girls and Women in Sports Day takes place annually, celebrating the achievements of female athletes and advocating for athletic opportunities for girls and women.  Parks is holding a day of FREE events in Queens.

Girls and young women are invited to enjoy athletic and health activities, including sports clinics and fitness demos.  Meet special guest Destiny Vergara, youth karate champion! Take part in a raffle and win prizes!

For more information or to pre-register, please email NGWSD@parks.nyc.gov.

Location

Al Oerter Recreation Center in Flushing Meadows Corona Park Accessible
131-40 Fowler Ave.
Queens
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Queens Recreation

Contact Email

NGWSD@nyc.parks.gov

Categories

Fitness, Games, Best for Kids, Sports, Girls and Women in Sports

Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

PlaygroundsPlayground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2017

ParkFlushing Meadows Corona Park

Due to major ongoing construction, the northeast section of Meadow Lake is closed. This project will reduce flooding in this area. There will be access to the boathouse and Meadow Lake from the Van Wyck Expressway South Exit 11 and from Jewel Avenue. For more information about this project, please visit our Capital Project Tracker.

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