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

Saturday, August 16, 2014

12:30 p.m.2:00 p.m.

This event repeats every week on Saturday between 8/2/2014 and 8/23/2014.

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

Come learn the basics of adaptive sports such as: Wheelchair Basketball, Wheelchair Football, Wheelchair tennis, Wheelchair Floor Hockey, Wheelchair Softball, Sled Hockey(on ice), Sitting Volleyball, Adapted Swimming, Power Wheelchair Soccer, Track and Field Events.

 Wheelchairs are provided for use in the program.  The program welcomes Recreation Center members ages 5 and Up with a physical disability.

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.

Event Organizer

Queens Recreation

Contact Number

(718) 353-7853

Categories

Accessible, Sports

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Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Know Before You Go

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

Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

From September 5 - 30, the swimming pool at this center is closed for annual maintenance. All swim programs and open hours are therefore cancelled during this time period. The ice rink will remain open for regular operations.
Anticipated Completion: 09/30/2017

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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