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July 14, 2006

Parks & Recreation Announces July’s Park Of The Month

Morningside Park in Manhattan has been named July’s Park of the Month. Just under 30...

May 8, 2006

Parks Breaks Ground On New Ballfields At Morningside Park

On May 5, Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe joined Manhattan Borough President Scott...

May 5, 2006

Parks Breaks Ground On New Ballfields At Morningside Park

Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe today joined Assembly Member Daniel...

April 14, 2006

Wild Turkey Released In Morningside Park

Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe joined representatives from Animal Care &...

September 1, 2005

PARKS & RECREATION JOINS COMMUNITY TO CUT RIBBON ON RENOVATIONS TO JACKIE ROBINSON REC CENTER

On Tuesday, August 30, Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe joined Council Member...

April 15, 2004

PARKS & RECREATION APPLAUDS SIX OUTSTANDING PARKIES

On Monday, April 12, Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe hosted a breakfast...

December 22, 2003

HIGH DIVING POOL IN HARLEM TRANSFORMS INTO SPLENDID PLAYGROUND

Parks & Recreation is going to great depths in Harlem to renovate Jackie Robinson Recreation....

December 4, 2003

HOLIDAY SPIRIT LIGHTS UP CITY HALL PARK

On Tuesday, December 2, one of the coldest days of the season so far, hundreds of New Yorkers...

November 3, 2003

MAYOR BLOOMBERG ANNOUNCES NEW INITIATIVE OF CITY PARKS FOUNDATION AND PARKS RECREATION

What if you and your neighbors could re-design your community park? How would your park change?...

October 29, 2003

NEW YORKERS CELEBRATED HALLOWEEN EARLY THIS YEAR WITH THE GREAT NEW YORK CITY HALLOWEEN PA

On Saturday, October 25, parks across New York City were filled with Halloween spirit. The...

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersJackie Robinson Recreation Center

New York City’s recreation centers and indoor pools remain closed to the general public until further notice to provide COVID-19 related services as well as free childcare options for children who are scheduled for blended learning. To learn more or to apply for the childcare program, please visit the New York City Department of Education’s Learning Bridges program page.

Once we reopen, NYC Parks will extend all existing recreation center memberships to cover the length of time we are closed to the general public.


Recreation CentersPelham Fritz Recreation Center

New York City’s recreation centers and indoor pools remain closed to the general public until further notice to provide COVID-19 related services as well as free childcare options for children who are scheduled for blended learning. To learn more or to apply for the childcare program, please visit the New York City Department of Education’s Learning Bridges program page.

Once we reopen, NYC Parks will extend all existing recreation center memberships to cover the length of time we are closed to the general public.


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