St. Mary's Park
Citywide Spelling Bee
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
The 6th Annual Citywide Spelling Bee is an event held by NYC Parks Afterschool Program. There are over 150 expected students consisting of three age categories, 6-7, 8-10, and 11-13.
Students will progress from a local competition hosted individually by each borough in January to the citywide stage on February 19, 2020, located at St. Mary’s Recreation Center.
Awards will be presented to all our participants and the top three finishers of each age category.
Cross Streets: 145th Street and St. Ann's Avenue
Central Recreation, Bronx Recreation,
Directions to St. Mary's Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
St. Mary's Dog Run
As a part of our Anchor Parks initiative, reconstruction of the dog run and ballfield in the southeast corner of St. Mary's Park is now underway. Follow this project on the Parks Capital Tracker for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2020
St. Mary’s Recreation Center
As of Tuesday, March 17, for the safety of our patrons, all recreation centers are closed to the public until further notice. We will be extending all memberships to our recreation center members to cover the length of time we are closed.
St. Mary's Park
As a part of our Anchor Parks initiative, reconstruction of the southern section of St. Mary's Park is now underway. This project includes reconstruction of the park’s pathways, passive central area, amphitheater and west comfort station. Follow this project on the Parks Capital Tracker for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2021
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- NYC PARKS PREPARES KIDS FOR BACK TO SCHOOL SEASON WITH YOUTH TECH WORKSHOPS ALL WEEK
- South Bronx Community Gathers To Plan For The Future