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ADULT ZUMBA

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

Exercise in disguise! Join in on the fun featuring easy-to-follow Latin dance choreography while working on your balance, coordination and range of motion. Bring your friends and come prepared for enthusiastic instruction, a little strength training and a lot of fun.

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Mah Jongg Lessons

200 Rector Place 200 Rector Place is between Albany & Rector by the West Thames Park (near highway), New York, NY

Learn to play this popular game of skill, strategy, and luck that is enjoyed around the world. Mah Jongg is a fun way to meet people, sharpen the mind, and exercise memory. An experienced instructor will offer free lessons to novices and players of all levels. Lessons will begin January 31st and continue on Tuesdays going forward from 2-4PM at 200 Rector Place in the Community Room. Click into the event to RSVP.

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ADULT CHORUS

200 Rector Place 200 Rector Place is between Albany & Rector by the West Thames Park (near highway), New York, NY

Directed by Church Street School of Music, the chorus is open to all who love to sing! Learn contemporary and classic songs and perform at community events throughout the year. 

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FIGURE DRAWING

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure. Each week a model will strike short and long poses for participants to draw. Artists/ educators will offer constructive suggestions and critique. Materials provided, and artists are encouraged to bring their own favorite media. Free program, space is limited, registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov

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MEET ME IN THE KITCHEN: MAKING HEALTHY CHOICES

Asphalt Green 212 North End Avenue, NY

Nutritionist Lauren C. Kelly offers creative twists on classic recipes, food prep and cooking trends. From appetizers, to entrees, to dessert, learn how to design menus using helpful tips and current research findings for better health and eating. Free program, space is limited, registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov

PARADOX DOCS: F IS FOR FAKE

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

The Paradox Docs series features contradictory yet fascinating stories from unlikely sources. F is for Fake (1973), directed by Orson Welles, is a dizzying journey that uses art forgery as a starting point to discuss fakery and fakers of all stripes. Free popcorn will be served, and a discussion will follow the screenings.

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TAI CHI

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

Improve balance, strength and focus through gentle exercises. The sights and sounds of the river provide a serene background for the ancient flowing postures. An ideal choice for participants of all ages.

VALENTINE BLOOD DRIVE

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

Show the love, donate blood! Help replenish dwindling supplies in the tri-state area. The whole process takes less than an hour and one donation can save multiple lives! Sign up today at: nybloodcenter.org

VALENTINE MAKING WORKSHOP

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

All we need is LOVE! Take part in this time-honored annual Battery Park City tradition where participants are invited to make old-fashioned handmade cards for their loved ones! Cut, paste, and decorate with provided materials and don’t forget to seal it with a kiss. Art projects are designed for ages 4 and up. Registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov