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J. Hood Wright Park

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3000 A.D. Diffusion Piece

This 5,100-pound abstract piece by sculptor Terry Fugate-Wilcox (born 1944) is constructed out of bolted plates of magnesium and aluminum. Over time, the layers will fuse… Read More

Manhattan Schist in New York City Parks

Schist—which can be seen in Morningside Park, Marcus Garvey Memorial Park, and J Hood Wright Park—is an extremely strong and durable rock type. Deep below… Read More

Manhattan Schist in New York City Parks - J. Hood Wright Park

Schist, which can be seen in J. Hood Wright Park, is an extremely strong and durable rock type. Deep below the buildings and busy streets of New York City, beneath the… Read More

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Recreation CentersJ. Hood Wright Recreation Center

On Thursday, July 4, 2019, this recreation center will be closed in observance of the Fourth of July holiday.

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