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Adaptive Sports Program (S.P.A.R.E.S.)

Saturday, May 17, 2014

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.

This event repeats every 2 weeks on Saturday between 5/17/2014 and 6/21/2014.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Learn the basics of adaptive sports!  Kids will get instruction in sports like: Wheelchair Basketball, Wheelchair Football, Wheelchair Tennis, Wheelchair Floor Hockey, Wheelchair Softball, Sled Hockey, Sitting Volleyball, Adapted Swimming, Power Wheelchair Soccer, and Track and Field.

Wheelchairs are provided for use in the program.  This program is for kids with a disability ages 5 and up, and it requires a free Recreation Center membership.

Location

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

Cost

Recreation Center membership is required to participate.

Event Organizer

Queens Recreation

Contact Number

(718) 353-7853

Categories

Accessible, Best for Kids, Sports

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 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

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