NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2020 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Mon, 10 Aug 2020 09:18:46 GMT <![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Portraits as Comic Characters]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/10/arts-culture-fun-portraits http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/10/arts-culture-fun-portraits Date: August 10, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for a Portrait of Self/Friend as a Comic Character workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Andrew Clayton will lead the class in watercolor and pen and ink portraits.

Andrew Clayton, a native New Yorker, studied draftsmanship at the Art Students League of New York and aspires to a career in illustration and cartooning.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program.

The workshop will take place outdoors. For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. Feel free to bring your own paper, pens, pencils, and markers. Some supplies will be provided for those who need supplies.

Registration
Please email Stephanie.Joseph@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis on the day of the workshop. This workshop will be cancelled in case of rain.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Detective Keith L. Williams Field House (in Detective Keith L Williams Park)

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Q121 Detective Keith L Williams Park 2020-08-10 2020-08-10 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.70186233520500000, -73.78356170654300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f1a053b33785.png Thu, 23 Jul 2020 18:00:06 EDT
<![CDATA[Photography for Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/11/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/11/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training Date: August 11, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free photography classes in Inwood Hill Park! Learn how to create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, and shot composition.

This class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-11 2020-08-11 9:30 am 11:00 am 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:14:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Paper Collage Workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/12/arts-culture-fun-fabric-collage-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/12/arts-culture-fun-fabric-collage-workshop Date: August 12, 2020

Please join us for a paper collage workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Artist Jon Bunge will lead the workshop where you will explore abstract and representational styles, and learn about artists that use paper as medium. Paper will be supplied and bringing your own is encouraged.

For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. All levels from beginner to advanced are welcome.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program.

Registration
Please email Cathy.mitchell@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come, first-serve basis on the day of the workshop.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Hunts Point Recreation Center

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2020-08-12 2020-08-12 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.81492233276367000, -73.88902282714844000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f18a52a23bfb.jpg Thu, 23 Jul 2020 18:00:06 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: How to Draw Architecture]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/12/arts-culture-fun-monochrome-landscape http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/12/arts-culture-fun-monochrome-landscape Date: August 12, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for How to Draw Architecture workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Arist Ian Gabriel will lead the workshop.

Ian Gabriel is a comic book artist, illustrator, and grad of SVA. His work focuses on ink work, watercolor, and architecture.

The workshop will be held outdoors. For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. Feel free to bring your own pens, pencils, and paper. Some supplies will be provided.

Registration
Please email Stephanie.Joseph@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis on the day of the workshop. The workshop will be cancelled in case of rain.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. We’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Main Street and Manton Street (in Hoover - Manton Playgrounds)

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Q220G Hoover - Manton Playgrounds 2020-08-12 2020-08-12 3:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.71037464935400000, -73.81967329978900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f0dfec9845c3.jpg Thu, 23 Jul 2020 18:00:06 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Portraits]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/12/arts-culture-fun-portraits http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/12/arts-culture-fun-portraits Date: August 12, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for a Portrait workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Artist Tatiana Rincon will lead the class

The workshop will take place outdoors. For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. Feel free to bring your own paper, pens, pencils, and markers. Some supplies will be provided.

Tatiana is attending Ringling College of Art and Design. Her goal in teaching you is to help you acquire skills and reveal how the world around you can become a masterpiece.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program.

Registration
Please email Stephanie.Joseph@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis on the day of the workshop. This workshop will be cancelled in case of rain.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Corona Golf Playground

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Q450 Corona Golf Playground 2020-08-12 2020-08-12 3:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.74760055542000000, -73.85459899902300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f11a32202d04.jpeg Thu, 23 Jul 2020 18:00:06 EDT
<![CDATA[Photography for Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training Date: August 13, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free photography classes in Inwood Hill Park! Learn how to create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, and shot composition.

This class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-13 2020-08-13 9:30 am 11:00 am 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:14:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Watercolor Landscape Painting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/arts-culture-fun-watercolor-landscapes http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/arts-culture-fun-watercolor-landscapes Date: August 13, 2020

Join Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for a watercolor landscape workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Artist Ian Gabriel will lead the workshop where you will learn the art of painting the landscape in watercolor. All levels from beginner to advanced are welcome.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program.

The workshop is outdoors. For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. Feel free to bring your own watercolors, paper, water, and brushes. Supplies will be provided for those who need supplies.

Registration
Please email manhattan.acf@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis on the day of the workshop.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-13 2020-08-13 10:30 am 12:30 pm 40.87289810180700000, -73.91899871826200000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f05e9c89e40b.JPG Wed, 29 Jul 2020 15:45:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Portraits as Comic Characters]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/arts-culture-fun-portraits-as-comic-characters http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/arts-culture-fun-portraits-as-comic-characters Date: August 13, 2020

Please note this workshop has been moved to St. Albans Park. It was to take place at Roy Wilkins Park but was moved due to downed trees.

Join NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for a Self/Friend as a Comic Character workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Andrew Clayton will lead the class in watercolor and pen and ink portraits.

The workshop will take place outdoors. For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. Feel free to bring your own paper, pens, pencils, and markers. Some supplies will be provided for those who need supplies.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program.

Andrew Clayton, a native New Yorker, studied draftsmanship at the Art Students League of New York and aspires to a career in illustration and cartooning.

Registration
Please email Stephanie.Joseph@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis on the day of the workshop. This workshop will be cancelled in case of rain.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: St. Albans Park

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Q051 St. Albans Park 2020-08-13 2020-08-13 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.69309997558600000, -73.77880096435500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f18517dcd6a2.jpg Wed, 05 Aug 2020 14:45:38 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Fabric Collage Workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/arts-culture-fun-fabric-collage-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/arts-culture-fun-fabric-collage-workshop Date: August 13, 2020

Join Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for a fabric collage workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Artist Jon Bunge will lead the workshop where you will explore abstract and representational styles, and learn about artists that use fabric as medium. All levels from beginner to advanced are welcome.

Fabric will be supplied and bringing your own is encouraged. For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program.

Registration
Please email letitia.guillory@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come, first-serve basis on the day of the workshop.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Coffey Park

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B077 Coffey Park 2020-08-13 2020-08-13 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.67679977416992000, -74.00869750976562000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f18a3b2849ce.jpg Wed, 29 Jul 2020 15:59:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Creative Writing and Poetry for Adults and Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/creative-writing-and-poetry-for-adults-and-seniors http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/creative-writing-and-poetry-for-adults-and-seniors Date: August 13, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free Creative Writing and Poetry Class in the park! Express yourself through writing and share with writers looking for feedback or to develop their writing skills!

This class meets on Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-13 2020-08-13 12:00 pm 1:30 pm 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:44:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Movement Speaks® Workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/summer-on-the-hudson-movement-speaks-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/13/summer-on-the-hudson-movement-speaks-workshop Date: August 13, 2020

Dances for a Variable Population leads creative movement classes via Zoom for adults of all ages and abilities, with a focus on seniors.

To join this week's class, register here. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-08-13 2020-08-13 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5ec579852a35e.jpg Thu, 23 Jul 2020 15:29:59 EDT
<![CDATA[Photography for Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/18/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/18/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training Date: August 18, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free photography classes in Inwood Hill Park! Learn how to create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, and shot composition.

This class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-18 2020-08-18 9:30 am 11:00 am 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:14:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Moving for Life]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/18/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/18/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life Date: August 18, 2020

Join this gentle workout that begins with breathing exercises, then moves into active aerobic dancing that strengthens body awareness via Zoom.

To join this week's class, register online. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-08-18 2020-08-18 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f187cf96cfc6.jpg Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:59:45 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Nature Drawing and Painting workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/19/arts-culture-fun-nature-drawing-and-painting-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/19/arts-culture-fun-nature-drawing-and-painting-workshop Date: August 19, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for a Nature Drawing and Painting workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Yabella Sielaf will lead the workshop where you will learn the art of painting the landscape in pen or watercolor.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program.

The workshop will be held outdoors. For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. Feel free to bring your own pens, watercolors, paper, water, and brushes. Some supplies will be provided.

Yzabella is a senior at the High School of Art and Design and is planning to go to SVA for college. She majors in illustration and has won three honorable mentions in the Scholastics Awards for Art and Writing. She will show you how to capture the beauty of the nature.

Registration
Please email Stephanie.Joseph@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis on the day of the workshop. The workshop will be cancelled in case of rain.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Main Street and Manton Street (in Hoover - Manton Playgrounds)

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Q220G Hoover - Manton Playgrounds 2020-08-19 2020-08-19 3:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.71037464935400000, -73.81967329978900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f2c18c3cc055.jpeg Thu, 06 Aug 2020 10:59:36 EDT
<![CDATA[Photography for Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training Date: August 20, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free photography classes in Inwood Hill Park! Learn how to create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, and shot composition.

This class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-20 2020-08-20 9:30 am 11:00 am 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:14:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Paper Collage Workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/arts-culture-fun-paper-collage-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/arts-culture-fun-paper-collage-workshop Date: August 20, 2020

Join Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for a paper collage workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Artist Jon Bunge will lead the workshop where you will explore abstract and representational styles, and learn about artists that use paper as medium. Paper will be supplied and bringing your own is encouraged.

For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. All levels from beginner to advanced are welcome.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program.

Registration
Please register at letitia.guillory@prks.nyc.gov and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come, first-serve basis on the day of the workshop.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Coffey Park

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B077 Coffey Park 2020-08-20 2020-08-20 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.67679977416992000, -74.00869750976562000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f18a52a23bfb.jpg Wed, 29 Jul 2020 15:59:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Creative Writing and Poetry for Adults and Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/creative-writing-and-poetry-for-adults-and-seniors http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/creative-writing-and-poetry-for-adults-and-seniors Date: August 20, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free Creative Writing and Poetry Class in the park! Express yourself through writing and share with writers looking for feedback or to develop their writing skills!

This class meets on Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-20 2020-08-20 12:00 pm 1:30 pm 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:44:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Movement Speaks® Workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/summer-on-the-hudson-movement-speaks-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/summer-on-the-hudson-movement-speaks-workshop Date: August 20, 2020

Dances for a Variable Population leads creative movement classes via Zoom for adults of all ages and abilities, with a focus on seniors.

To join this week's class, register here. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-08-20 2020-08-20 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5ec579852a35e.jpg Thu, 23 Jul 2020 15:29:59 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Abstract Portraiture]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/arts-culture-fun-abstract-nature-abstract-portrait-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/20/arts-culture-fun-abstract-nature-abstract-portrait-workshop Date: August 20, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for an Abstract Portraiture workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Artist Niko Lowry will lead the workshop where you will learn to relax and learn to express yourself through abstract expressionism.

The workshop will take place outdoors. For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. Feel free to bring your own pens, pencils and paper. Some supplies will be provided.

About Niko Lowery: Niko Lowery is an abstract expression artist and teacher from New York City. He is a recent BFA graduate from the Fashion Institute of Technology and is working on his master's in art education. His experience in teaching involves leading workshops and classes at the Joan Mitchell Foundation, Nex Gen Art Expo, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Registration
Please email Stephanie.Joseph@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis on the day of the workshop. This workshop will be cancelled in case of rain.

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. We’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Beach 17th Street and Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)

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Q162 Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk 2020-08-20 2020-08-20 5:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.59339904785156000, -73.75119781494140000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f11a7827b26d.jpg Wed, 29 Jul 2020 15:59:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Photography for Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/25/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/25/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training Date: August 25, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free photography classes in Inwood Hill Park! Learn how to create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, and shot composition.

This class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-25 2020-08-25 9:30 am 11:00 am 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:14:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Moving for Life]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/25/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/25/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life Date: August 25, 2020

Join this gentle workout that begins with breathing exercises, then moves into active aerobic dancing that strengthens body awareness via Zoom.

To join this week's class, register online. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-08-25 2020-08-25 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f187cf96cfc6.jpg Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:59:45 EDT
<![CDATA[Photography for Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/27/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/27/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training Date: August 27, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free photography classes in Inwood Hill Park! Learn how to create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, and shot composition.

This class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-27 2020-08-27 9:30 am 11:00 am 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:14:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Sculpture Drawing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/27/arts-culture-fun-sculpture-drawing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/27/arts-culture-fun-sculpture-drawing Date: August 27, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for asculpture drawing workshop in partnership with Seeds of the League. Artist Ian Gabriel will lead the workshop where you will learn the art of drawing sculptures in the park.

The workshop is outdoors. For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. Feel free to bring your own pens, pencils and paper. Supplies will be provided for those who need supplies. All levels from beginner to advanced are welcome.

Registration
Please email manhattan.acf@parks.nyc.gov to register, and note that the class size is limited to 15 participants and will be on a first-come-first-serve basis on the day of the workshop.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program

Please note: This summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns. This even will be canceled if it is raining.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 122nd Street and Claremont Avenue (in Sakura Park)

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M087 Sakura Park 2020-08-27 2020-08-27 10:30 am 12:30 pm 40.81249188477200000, -73.96226346492800000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f05ea6c0dcf3.jpg Wed, 29 Jul 2020 15:59:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Creative Writing and Poetry for Adults and Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/27/creative-writing-and-poetry-for-adults-and-seniors http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/27/creative-writing-and-poetry-for-adults-and-seniors Date: August 27, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free Creative Writing and Poetry Class in the park! Express yourself through writing and share with writers looking for feedback or to develop their writing skills!

This class meets on Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-08-27 2020-08-27 12:00 pm 1:30 pm 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:44:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Movement Speaks® Workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/27/summer-on-the-hudson-movement-speaks-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/08/27/summer-on-the-hudson-movement-speaks-workshop Date: August 27, 2020

Dances for a Variable Population leads creative movement classes via Zoom for adults of all ages and abilities, with a focus on seniors.

To join this week's class, register here. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-08-27 2020-08-27 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5ec579852a35e.jpg Thu, 23 Jul 2020 15:29:59 EDT
<![CDATA[Photography for Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/01/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/01/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training Date: September 1, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free photography classes in Inwood Hill Park! Learn how to create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, and shot composition.

This class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-09-01 2020-09-01 9:30 am 11:00 am 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:14:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Moving for Life]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/01/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/01/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life Date: September 1, 2020

Join this gentle workout that begins with breathing exercises, then moves into active aerobic dancing that strengthens body awareness via Zoom.

To join this week's class, register online. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-09-01 2020-09-01 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f187cf96cfc6.jpg Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:59:45 EDT
<![CDATA[Photography for Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/03/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/03/outdoor-extreme-hitt-training Date: September 3, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free photography classes in Inwood Hill Park! Learn how to create compelling digital photography. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of shooting techniques, and shot composition.

This class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-09-03 2020-09-03 9:30 am 11:00 am 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:14:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Creative Writing and Poetry for Adults and Seniors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/03/creative-writing-and-poetry-for-adults-and-seniors http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/03/creative-writing-and-poetry-for-adults-and-seniors Date: September 3, 2020

Join NYC Parks' Media Educators for free Creative Writing and Poetry Class in the park! Express yourself through writing and share with writers looking for feedback or to develop their writing skills!

This class meets on Thursdays through September 3.

Please note: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Muscota Marsh (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2020-09-03 2020-09-03 12:00 pm 1:30 pm 40.87383177986700000, -73.91807687282600000 Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:44:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Moving for Life]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/08/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/08/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life Date: September 8, 2020

Join this gentle workout that begins with breathing exercises, then moves into active aerobic dancing that strengthens body awareness via Zoom.

To join this week's class, register online. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-09-08 2020-09-08 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f187cf96cfc6.jpg Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:59:45 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Moving for Life]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/15/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/15/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life Date: September 15, 2020

Join this gentle workout that begins with breathing exercises, then moves into active aerobic dancing that strengthens body awareness via Zoom.

To join this week's class, register online. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-09-15 2020-09-15 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f187cf96cfc6.jpg Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:59:45 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Moving for Life]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/22/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/22/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life Date: September 22, 2020

Join this gentle workout that begins with breathing exercises, then moves into active aerobic dancing that strengthens body awareness via Zoom.

To join this week's class, register online. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-09-22 2020-09-22 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f187cf96cfc6.jpg Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:59:45 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Moving for Life]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/29/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2020/09/29/summer-on-the-hudson-moving-for-life Date: September 29, 2020

Join this gentle workout that begins with breathing exercises, then moves into active aerobic dancing that strengthens body awareness via Zoom.

To join this week's class, register online. Once registered, you will receive attendance instructions 24 hours prior to the event. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to event start.

Click here for a Zoom tutorial!

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3070

Location: Virtual/Online Workshop

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2020-09-29 2020-09-29 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.71033790000000000, -74.00330290000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5f187cf96cfc6.jpg Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:59:45 EDT