NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2014 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Sat, 19 Apr 2014 03:29:11 GMT NYC Parks News 25 25 <![CDATA[DigitalWork NYC Recruitment: Pelham Fritz Recreation Center]]> Date: October 11, 2013

DigitalWork NYC, for 16 to 26 year olds, is a valuable opportunity to gain technical job skills for free. Become certified in Microsoft Office 10 or Adobe Creative Suite 6, learn resume writing and interview techniques, receive job search support from an employment specialist and more!

These recruitment sessions help you through the application and interview process. Recreation Center membership is not required to attend.

Start time: 3:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 255-3066

Location: Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (in Marcus Garvey Park)

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<![CDATA[Special Evening Tour of Gracie Mansion and Treats]]> Date: October 11, 2013

Tours of this 1799 country house, which has been the official residence to New York City mayors since 1942, are usually not offered in the evenings, making this a special treat for people who cant make the regular Wednesday tour hours. Take a tour and sample cider and gingersnaps based on a historic recipe.

Reservations are required. Contact

Start time: 5:30 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Gracie Mansion (in Carl Schurz Park)

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<![CDATA[Customer Service Week: Meet the Manager at Sorrentino Recreation Center]]> Date: October 11, 2013

More than 20 city agencies have observed Customer Service Week since 2008. In honor of the tradition, tour Sorrentino Recreation Center and meet the manager!

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 471-4818

Location: Sorrentino Recreation Center

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