Jun
2
Sun
City Parks Foundation – Track & Field @ Forest Park
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – Jul 21 @ 12:00 pm
City Parks Foundation - Track & Field @ Forest Park | New York | New York | United States

This April, City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 Spring sports programs for young people living in Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, or Manhattan. CityParks Track & Field, presented in partnership with New York Road Runners and supported by the Randall’s Island Park Alliance, gives New York City kids, ages eight to 14, the chance to learn the basics of the sport. From hurdles and relay races, to long jump, shot put and javelin throw, this program runs from April 20 through June 8 in Brooklyn, the Bronx, and Queens, with sessions once per week. The Jesse Owens Track and Field program introduces novice runners to cross country distance running through runs from East Harlem to Randall’s Island Park. This program runs from April 7 – June 23 in Manhattan, and is held once per week. Online registration is now open for all spring programs at CityParksFoundation.org/play. Participants are encouraged to register online in advance, though walk-up participants may register on-site if space permits. For more information and a full list of City Parks Foundation’s 2019 sports programs, please visit www.CityParksFoundation.org. Please contact sports@cityparksfoundation.org or call (718) 760-6999 for any questions.

CityParks Track & Field presented by New York Road Runners
April 20 – June 9, 2019

QUEENS
Forest Park
Myrtle Ave. & Woodhaven Blvd.
April 21 – June 10
Sundays, 10:00am – 12:00pm

CityParks Jesse Owens Track & Field presented in partnership with Randall’s Island Park Alliance

BROOKLYN
Kaiser Park
Neptune Ave. & Bayview Ave.
April 21 – June 10
Saturdays, 10:00am – 12:00pm

BRONX
Soundview Park
Lafayette Ave. & Morrison Ave.
April 21 – June 10
Sundays, 10:00am – 12:00pm

MANHATTAN
Thomas Jefferson Park
E. 112th St. & 1st Ave.
April 7 – June 23
Saturdays, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Jun
3
Mon
City Parks Foundation – Seniors Fitness @ Astoria Park Tennis Courts
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm
City Parks Foundation - Seniors Fitness @ Astoria Park Tennis Courts | New York | United States

City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 Spring sports program for seniors this April. CityParks Seniors Fitness, presented in partnership with New York Road Runners, is held in 17 neighborhood parks in all 5 boroughs. Seniors Fitness, offered from April 22 – June 14, gives New Yorkers 60+ the chance to participate in free tennis lessons, yoga and fitness walking. All equipment is provided. The program has served over 10,000 participants since it began in 2006 and encourages older New Yorkers to maximize their health benefits by staying active. Online registration is now open for all spring programs at CityParksFoundation.org/play. Participants are encouraged to register online in advance, though walk-up participants may register on-site if space permits. For more information and a full list of City Parks Foundation’s 2019 sports programs, please visit www.CityParksFoundation.org. Please contact sports@cityparksfoundation.org or call (718) 760-6999 for any questions.

CityParks Seniors Fitness presented by New York Road Runners
April 22 – June 14, 2019

QUEENS
Astoria Park Tennis Courts
21st. St. & Hoyt Ave. S
Tennis – Monday / Wednesday, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Cunningham Park
Union Turnpike & 193rd. St.
Tennis – Tuesday / Thursday, 9:00am – 11:00am
Yoga – Tuesday / Thursday, 10:00am – 11:00am

Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Tennis Courts Meridian Rd.
Tennis – Monday / Wednesday, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Roy Wilkins Park
Baisley Blvd. & 177th St.
Tennis – Tuesday / Thursday, 11:30am – 1:00pm
Yoga – Tuesday / Thursday, 10:00am – 11:00am

STATEN ISLAND
Faber Park
Richmond Terrace & Faber St.
Yoga – Tuesday / Thursday, 11:00am – 12:00pm

Greenbelt Park
Brielle Ave. btw Rockland & Wolcott Aves.
Tennis – Monday / Friday, 12:00pm – 2:00pm

BRONX
Pelham Bay Park
Watt Ave. & Middletown Rd.
Yoga – Tuesday / Thursday, 9:00am – 10:00am
Tennis – Monday / Wednesday, 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Soundview Park
Lafayette Ave. btw Boynton & Colgate Aves.
Fitness Walking – Monday / Wednesday, 9:00am – 10:00am
Yoga – Monday / Wednesday, 10:00am – 11:00am

Van Cortlandt Park
Broadway & Mosholu Aves.
Fitness Walking – Tuesday / Thursday, 10:00am – 11:00am

Williamsbridge Oval
3225 Reservoir Oval E.
Yoga – Monday / Wednesday, 9:00am – 10:00am

BROOKLYN
Kaiser Park
Neptune & Bayview Aves.
Tennis – Tuesday / Thursday, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Marine Park Nature Center
Ave. U & E. 32nd St.
Yoga – Monday / Wednesday, 9:00am – 10:00am

South Oxford Park
S. Oxford St. & Atlantic Ave.
Yoga – Wednesday / Friday, 11:00am – 12:00pm

MANHATTAN
Carl Schurz Park
E. 86th St. & East End Ave.
Fitness Walking – Monday / Friday, 9:00am – 10:00am
Yoga – Tuesday / Thursday, 9:00am – 10:00am

Central Park Tennis Courts
93rd St. near West Dr.
Tennis – Friday, 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Inwood Hill Tennis Courts
207th St. & Seaman Ave.
Yoga – Monday / Wednesday, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Tennis – Tuesday / Thursday, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Sara D. Roosevelt Park
Chrystie & Forsyth Sts.
Yoga – Tuesday / Thursday, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Fitness Walking – Monday / Friday, 10:00am – 11:00am

Jun
25
Tue
Zumba & Pilates for Seniors @ Forest Park Seufferet Bandshell
Jun 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Zumba & Pilates for Seniors @ Forest Park Seufferet Bandshell | New York | United States

Fun and Fitness for 55+ Seniors!

Latin style dance fitness program that mixes low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Perk up with fun exercise!

All classes held at the Forest Park Seuffert Bandshell.

Jun
26
Wed
Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks @ Fort Totten Park Parade Grounds
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm
Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks @ Fort Totten Park Parade Grounds | New York | United States

Enjoy a wonderful evening with an outdoor concert, kids activities, and fireworks display. Concert starts at 6:00pm and fireworks begin at 9:15pm.

Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks Show @ Fort Totten Park Parade Grounds
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm
Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks Show @ Fort Totten Park Parade Grounds | New York | United States

Enjoy a wonderful evening with an outdoor concert, kids activities, and fireworks display. Concert begins at 6:00pm and fireworks begin at 9:15pm.

Jun
27
Thu
Writing Aloud with Phillip B. Williams @ Queens Library at Braodway
Jun 27 @ 5:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Writing Aloud with Phillip B. Williams @ Queens Library at Braodway | New York | United States

Join us as we come together and Write Aloud. Created by NY Writers Coalition in 2003, our Writing Aloud Reading Series is a free event that unites NYWC’s community of writers and activists with prominent literary figures to share prose, poetry, and other writings in safe and inspiring places. Here’s how it works:

1. Listen and watch a performance by this June’s special guest writer, Phillip B. Williams!
2. Receive a writing prompt from our guest writer.
3. WRITE.
4. Hit the mic!–if you want to. Feel free to just sit back and listen, too!

Thursday, June 27 at 5:45 PM at Queens Library at Broadway (40-20 Broadway)

Live at the Landing: Joe Knipes Trio @ LIC Landing
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Live at the Landing: Joe Knipes Trio @ LIC Landing | New York | United States

Hunters Point Parks Conservancy, in partnership with Queens Council on the Arts and LIC Landing by COFFEED is proud to present “Live at the Landing,” a summer music series featuring Queens-based musicians from multiple genres, neighborhoods, and backgrounds. On June 27 we present Joe Knipes Trio: Jazz Guitarist Joe Knipes performs in the NY Metropolitan area, exploring the jazz tradition, sharing the stage with longtime friends and bandmates. Personnel: Joe Knipes – Guitar, Peter Brendler – bass, Sylvia Cuenca-drums

The Cultural Review Show @ The Creek and The Cave
Jun 27 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
The Cultural Review Show @ The Creek and The Cave | New York | United States

Join British comedian Dominic Fogarty as he brings his BBC project live to the stage at the Creek and the Cave!

Joined by some funny friends, he attempts to understand the delicacies and intricacies of American culture.

Featuring the wonderful…

Jake Head – SiriusXM
Blair Dawson – The Belladonna
Moss Perricone – The Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj

Free Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-cultural-review-show-tickets-63597545972

Jun
29
Sat
Smells Like Summer Music Festival 2019 @ Forest Park Band Shell
Jun 29 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Smells Like Summer Music Festival 2019 @ Forest Park Band Shell

4th Annual Smells Like Summer Music Festival Presented by Loss4Words Productions features the best Bands and Musicians in the NYC area performing in celebration of Summer. Scheduled Performers include, IROC, Harmonic Asylum, Damaged Goods, Pipe, Midnight Jack, AyOh, Ivan Polanco, Marz Covers, Unglued, Lyxx and James Avatar & the Blacklist. Free Concert Open to Public, Fun for the Whole Family with Food trucks, Giveaways and More.

Writing From the Heart @ Maspeth Library
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Writing From the Heart @ Maspeth Library | New York | United States

This workshop will be held on Saturdays at noon at the Maspeth Library on April 13 and 27; May 4, 11 and 18; June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. Space is limited, with people welcomed on a first-come, first-served basis. They don’t have to attend every week to be a part of it.

Taught by Maxine Fisher, a natural teacher, whose taught at three colleges, including Queens College.