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    • 05/21
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentExerciseMusic & DanceParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ADULT ZUMBA

    • 10:30am - 11:30am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Irish Hunger Memorial Plaza
    Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

    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. No program 5/24, 7/5, 8/30, 10/11.

    • 05/21
    • CommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.
    • YOUNG SPROUTS GARDENING

    • 10:30am - 11:15am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 10:30am – 11:15am

    A wonderful opportunity for little gardeners and their accompanying adults to get a bug’s-eye-view of the world! Join us as we read stories about the life within our garden beds and then head into the Children’s Garden to water, dig, and admire the plants and flowers all around us! Together, we will observe the changing seasons and learn about the pollinators and other insects who help our plants thrive. Gardening is a great introduction to teaching us how to care for the environment.

    • 05/21
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityEducationentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • BPC BOOK CLUB

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Drop by the Community Room for a discussion of well-regarded contemporary works. Each session will feature questions and talking points to help readers further connect to the story.

     

    MAY21 Land of Milk and Honey by C Pam Zhang

    JUN18 On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong

    JUL16  Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Benedict

     

     

    • 05/21
    • AdultsCommunityentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • MAH JONGG & MORE

    • 2:30pm - 4:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm

    Join a dedicated group of adult American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for friendly and informal games, or try your hand at other card and board games. Make friends and catch up with neighbors. Sets, cards, and games provided, or bring your own. For more information email: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov.

    • 05/21
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 3-5)

    • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:00pm – 3:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

     

    • 05/21
    • CommunityEducationEnvironmentKidsNatureParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S GARDENING CLUB

    • 3:15pm - 4:45pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:15pm – 4:45pm

    FOR AGES 6-10
    FREE PROGRAM: REGISTRATION REQUIRED, SPACE IS LIMITED.


    Discover the fun and rewards of tending a garden. Plant annuals and native perennials, and take part in watering, weeding, composting, and other green gardening practices. Learn how our resilient garden provides food for pollinating insects and birds. Fun nature studies and art projects will augment the program. For children who love nature and like to get dirty! Registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov 

    • 05/21
    • ClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentGames & SportsKidsKids & FamilyParks & Rec.
    • DROP-IN CHESS

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Play the popular strategy game while getting pointers and advice from an expert. Chess improves concentration, problem solving, and strategic planning — plus it’s fun! For ages 5 and up.

    • 05/21
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 6-10)

    • 3:45pm - 4:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:45pm – 4:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

    • 05/22
    • AdultsArt & CultureClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentNatureParks & Rec.Seniors
    • FIGURE AL FRESCO

    • 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rector Park East
    Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm

    This BPC park offers a unique setting to observe and sketch the human figure. Each week a model will strike short and long poses for participants to draw. An artist/ educator will offer constructive suggestions and critique. Drawing materials provided, and artists are encouraged to bring their own favorite media. No program 6/19.

    • 05/22
    • Art & CultureCommunityEducationentertainmentKids & FamilyMusic & DanceParks & Rec.
    • KINDIE ROCK: LOU GALLO

    • 10:30am - 11:15am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park House
    Time: 10:30am – 11:15am

    Enjoy rocking live music as our dynamic roster of family-friendly performers lead little ones in dynamic movement and spirited sing-a-longs! This performance features Lou Gallo.

    • 05/22
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityentertainmentMusic & DanceParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ADULT CHORUS

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    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. 

    • 05/22
    • AdultsArt & CultureClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentNatureParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ELEMENTS OF NATURE DRAWING

    • 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rector Park East
    Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

    Join our community of artists of all skill levels as we are inspired by our surroundings to create with drawing materials, pastels and watercolors. Embolden your artwork amidst the flower-filled and seasonally evolving palette of BPC’s verdant gardens. An artist/ educator will provide ideas and instruction. Materials provided, and artists are encouraged to bring their own favorite media. No program 6/19.

    • 05/22
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentKidsKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.
    • WEDNESDAY ART IN TEARDROP

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Teardrop Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Explore the unique environment of Teardrop Park while creating dynamic art. Art teachers lead individual and group projects using clay, collage, paint and more. Referencing our Zero Waste Initiative, projects with a focus on recycled, upcycled, and reused materials will inspire artists to care for our world in creative ways! Art supplies provided. Dress for a mess! For ages 5 and up. No program 6/19.

    • 05/22
    • AdultsClassesCommunityExerciseNatureParks & Rec.Seniors
    • SUNSET YOGA

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park House
    Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm

    Namaste! Unwind from the day with outdoor yoga. Immerse yourself in this meditative practice- surrounded by the Hudson’s peaceful aura. Strengthen the body and cultivate awareness in a relaxed environment as your instructor guides you through alignments and poses. All levels are welcome. Bringing your own mat is encouraged, as provided accessories are first come first serve. No program on 6/19.

     

    • 05/23
    • AdultsCommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsParks & Rec.Seniors
    • PICK UP PICKLEBALL

    • 9:00am - 3:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm

    An exciting fusion of badminton and tennis, pickleball has been proven to strengthen muscles, boost cardiovascular health, and enhance brain function. Each Thursday the net at Esplanade Plaza will be lowered to allow for pickleball games, on a first come first serve basis. Permits are also available at bpca.ny.gov. No program 7/4.

    • 05/23
    • Art & CultureClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentKids & FamilyParks & Rec.
    • PRESCHOOL ART

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park House
    Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

    Very young artists are introduced to paper, clay, paint and everyday recyclable materials, transforming them into masterpieces of creativity and delight. Age appropriate projects presented by an art teacher. Materials provided. Dress for a mess! No program 7/4.

    • 05/23
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityEducationentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • CRAFT STUDIO

    • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

    Our open ‘studio’ craft sessions are a great opportunity for seniors to be creative, learn new skills, and socialize with others through group activities and individual projects. For more information email: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov

     

    • 05/23
    • AdultsClassesentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsParks & Rec.Seniors
    • PICKLEBALL CLINIC 

    • 1:00pm - 3:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 1:00pm – 3:30pm

    Check out what the buzz is all about! Learn the basic rules, strokes, and strategy at this instructor-led clinic followed by open play. Equipment is provided or bring your own. All skill levels are welcome. Registration required, please email registration@bpca.ny.gov 

    • 05/23
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentKidsParks & Rec.
    • THURSDAY ART IN ROCKEFELLER

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Let your inner artist shine! Join other school-age children for art by the Park House. Art teachers lead individual and group projects using clay, collage, paint and more. Referencing our Zero Waste Initiative, projects with a focus on recycled, upcycled, and reused materials will inspire artists to care for our world in creative ways! Art supplies provided. Dress for a mess! For ages 5 and up. No program 7/4.

    • 05/23
    • Art & CultureMusic & DanceSpecial Event
    • STRINGS-ON-HUDSON: LATIN SOUNDS

    • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Filler

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Join us for a special evening featuring Latin Grammy Award-winning cuatro player Jorge Glem.  Accompanied by Grammy nominated Sofia Rei and César Orozco the trio will blend  Latin American traditions and futurism into a graceful, elegant, and ever-evolving sound.

    Free to attend, CLICK HERE to let us know you are coming.

    • 05/24
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityentertainmentKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.SeniorsSpecial Event
    • SUNSET SINGING CIRCLE

    • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Irish Hunger Memorial Plaza
    Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm

    Singer/songwriter Terre Roche leads this weekly singing program with the beautiful backdrop of the setting sun over the Hudson. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned crooner, the singing circle is perfect for mellow melodies and healthy harmonizing. No program on 6/21. 

    • 05/25
    • THE SKYSCRAPER MUSEUM: FAMILY PROGRAMS

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Filler

    Location: The Skyscraper Museum
    Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

    Please check skyscraper.org/family_programs to register and for more information.

    MAY11, Timber Skyscrapers: A Springtime Celebration

    MAY25, Next Stop, NYC! A read-aloud of Subway

    JUN08, Hard Hat Area: Introduction to Construction

    JUN22, Larry Gets Lost in NYC: The importance of Walkable Cities

    FRIDAY, JUN28, Are Skyscapers Huge Divas? A Pride Celebration

    JUL13, Andrea Beaty’s Iggy Peck, Architect

    JUL27, Architecture for Animals

    AUG10, Summer Skies

    AUG24, Trains, Buses, Ferries…Oh My! Heading Back to School in NYC

    • 05/28
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentExerciseMusic & DanceParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ADULT ZUMBA

    • 10:30am - 11:30am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Irish Hunger Memorial Plaza
    Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

    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. No program 5/24, 7/5, 8/30, 10/11.

    • 05/28
    • CommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.
    • YOUNG SPROUTS GARDENING

    • 10:30am - 11:15am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 10:30am – 11:15am

    A wonderful opportunity for little gardeners and their accompanying adults to get a bug’s-eye-view of the world! Join us as we read stories about the life within our garden beds and then head into the Children’s Garden to water, dig, and admire the plants and flowers all around us! Together, we will observe the changing seasons and learn about the pollinators and other insects who help our plants thrive. Gardening is a great introduction to teaching us how to care for the environment.

    • 05/28
    • EducationEnvironmentNatureSpecial Event
    • TUESDAY TALK: iNATURALIST & SPOTTED LANTERNFLIES COMMUNIITY SCIENCE IN ACTION

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Filler

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Join researcher Katherine Poulos, who uses crowd-sourced photos submitted to iNaturalist to explore the relationships between the invasive Spotted Lanternfly and plants in New York City. Learn about her study and venture into the parks to see how you can contribute to this valuable resource.

    • 05/28
    • AdultsCommunityentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • MAH JONGG & MORE

    • 2:30pm - 4:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm

    Join a dedicated group of adult American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for friendly and informal games, or try your hand at other card and board games. Make friends and catch up with neighbors. Sets, cards, and games provided, or bring your own. For more information email: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov.

    • 05/28
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 3-5)

    • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:00pm – 3:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

     

    • 05/28
    • CommunityEducationEnvironmentKidsNatureParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S GARDENING CLUB

    • 3:15pm - 4:45pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:15pm – 4:45pm

    FOR AGES 6-10
    FREE PROGRAM: REGISTRATION REQUIRED, SPACE IS LIMITED.


    Discover the fun and rewards of tending a garden. Plant annuals and native perennials, and take part in watering, weeding, composting, and other green gardening practices. Learn how our resilient garden provides food for pollinating insects and birds. Fun nature studies and art projects will augment the program. For children who love nature and like to get dirty! Registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov 

    • 05/28
    • ClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentGames & SportsKidsKids & FamilyParks & Rec.
    • DROP-IN CHESS

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Play the popular strategy game while getting pointers and advice from an expert. Chess improves concentration, problem solving, and strategic planning — plus it’s fun! For ages 5 and up.

    • 05/28
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 6-10)

    • 3:45pm - 4:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:45pm – 4:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

    • 05/21
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentExerciseMusic & DanceParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ADULT ZUMBA

    • 10:30am - 11:30am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Irish Hunger Memorial Plaza
    Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

    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. No program 5/24, 7/5, 8/30, 10/11.

    • 05/21
    • CommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.
    • YOUNG SPROUTS GARDENING

    • 10:30am - 11:15am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 10:30am – 11:15am

    A wonderful opportunity for little gardeners and their accompanying adults to get a bug’s-eye-view of the world! Join us as we read stories about the life within our garden beds and then head into the Children’s Garden to water, dig, and admire the plants and flowers all around us! Together, we will observe the changing seasons and learn about the pollinators and other insects who help our plants thrive. Gardening is a great introduction to teaching us how to care for the environment.

    • 05/21
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityEducationentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • BPC BOOK CLUB

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Drop by the Community Room for a discussion of well-regarded contemporary works. Each session will feature questions and talking points to help readers further connect to the story.

     

    MAY21 Land of Milk and Honey by C Pam Zhang

    JUN18 On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong

    JUL16  Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Benedict

     

     

    • 05/21
    • AdultsCommunityentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • MAH JONGG & MORE

    • 2:30pm - 4:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm

    Join a dedicated group of adult American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for friendly and informal games, or try your hand at other card and board games. Make friends and catch up with neighbors. Sets, cards, and games provided, or bring your own. For more information email: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov.

    • 05/21
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 3-5)

    • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:00pm – 3:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

     

    • 05/21
    • CommunityEducationEnvironmentKidsNatureParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S GARDENING CLUB

    • 3:15pm - 4:45pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:15pm – 4:45pm

    FOR AGES 6-10
    FREE PROGRAM: REGISTRATION REQUIRED, SPACE IS LIMITED.


    Discover the fun and rewards of tending a garden. Plant annuals and native perennials, and take part in watering, weeding, composting, and other green gardening practices. Learn how our resilient garden provides food for pollinating insects and birds. Fun nature studies and art projects will augment the program. For children who love nature and like to get dirty! Registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov 

    • 05/21
    • ClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentGames & SportsKidsKids & FamilyParks & Rec.
    • DROP-IN CHESS

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Play the popular strategy game while getting pointers and advice from an expert. Chess improves concentration, problem solving, and strategic planning — plus it’s fun! For ages 5 and up.

    • 05/21
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 6-10)

    • 3:45pm - 4:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:45pm – 4:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

    • 05/22
    • AdultsArt & CultureClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentNatureParks & Rec.Seniors
    • FIGURE AL FRESCO

    • 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rector Park East
    Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm

    This BPC park offers a unique setting to observe and sketch the human figure. Each week a model will strike short and long poses for participants to draw. An artist/ educator will offer constructive suggestions and critique. Drawing materials provided, and artists are encouraged to bring their own favorite media. No program 6/19.

    • 05/22
    • Art & CultureCommunityEducationentertainmentKids & FamilyMusic & DanceParks & Rec.
    • KINDIE ROCK: LOU GALLO

    • 10:30am - 11:15am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park House
    Time: 10:30am – 11:15am

    Enjoy rocking live music as our dynamic roster of family-friendly performers lead little ones in dynamic movement and spirited sing-a-longs! This performance features Lou Gallo.

    • 05/22
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityentertainmentMusic & DanceParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ADULT CHORUS

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    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. 

    • 05/22
    • AdultsArt & CultureClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentNatureParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ELEMENTS OF NATURE DRAWING

    • 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rector Park East
    Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

    Join our community of artists of all skill levels as we are inspired by our surroundings to create with drawing materials, pastels and watercolors. Embolden your artwork amidst the flower-filled and seasonally evolving palette of BPC’s verdant gardens. An artist/ educator will provide ideas and instruction. Materials provided, and artists are encouraged to bring their own favorite media. No program 6/19.

    • 05/22
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentKidsKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.
    • WEDNESDAY ART IN TEARDROP

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Teardrop Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Explore the unique environment of Teardrop Park while creating dynamic art. Art teachers lead individual and group projects using clay, collage, paint and more. Referencing our Zero Waste Initiative, projects with a focus on recycled, upcycled, and reused materials will inspire artists to care for our world in creative ways! Art supplies provided. Dress for a mess! For ages 5 and up. No program 6/19.

    • 05/22
    • AdultsClassesCommunityExerciseNatureParks & Rec.Seniors
    • SUNSET YOGA

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park House
    Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm

    Namaste! Unwind from the day with outdoor yoga. Immerse yourself in this meditative practice- surrounded by the Hudson’s peaceful aura. Strengthen the body and cultivate awareness in a relaxed environment as your instructor guides you through alignments and poses. All levels are welcome. Bringing your own mat is encouraged, as provided accessories are first come first serve. No program on 6/19.

     

    • 05/23
    • AdultsCommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsParks & Rec.Seniors
    • PICK UP PICKLEBALL

    • 9:00am - 3:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm

    An exciting fusion of badminton and tennis, pickleball has been proven to strengthen muscles, boost cardiovascular health, and enhance brain function. Each Thursday the net at Esplanade Plaza will be lowered to allow for pickleball games, on a first come first serve basis. Permits are also available at bpca.ny.gov. No program 7/4.

    • 05/23
    • Art & CultureClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentKids & FamilyParks & Rec.
    • PRESCHOOL ART

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park House
    Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

    Very young artists are introduced to paper, clay, paint and everyday recyclable materials, transforming them into masterpieces of creativity and delight. Age appropriate projects presented by an art teacher. Materials provided. Dress for a mess! No program 7/4.

    • 05/23
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityEducationentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • CRAFT STUDIO

    • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

    Our open ‘studio’ craft sessions are a great opportunity for seniors to be creative, learn new skills, and socialize with others through group activities and individual projects. For more information email: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov

     

    • 05/23
    • AdultsClassesentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsParks & Rec.Seniors
    • PICKLEBALL CLINIC 

    • 1:00pm - 3:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 1:00pm – 3:30pm

    Check out what the buzz is all about! Learn the basic rules, strokes, and strategy at this instructor-led clinic followed by open play. Equipment is provided or bring your own. All skill levels are welcome. Registration required, please email registration@bpca.ny.gov 

    • 05/23
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentKidsParks & Rec.
    • THURSDAY ART IN ROCKEFELLER

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Let your inner artist shine! Join other school-age children for art by the Park House. Art teachers lead individual and group projects using clay, collage, paint and more. Referencing our Zero Waste Initiative, projects with a focus on recycled, upcycled, and reused materials will inspire artists to care for our world in creative ways! Art supplies provided. Dress for a mess! For ages 5 and up. No program 7/4.

    • 05/23
    • Art & CultureMusic & DanceSpecial Event
    • STRINGS-ON-HUDSON: LATIN SOUNDS

    • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Filler

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Join us for a special evening featuring Latin Grammy Award-winning cuatro player Jorge Glem.  Accompanied by Grammy nominated Sofia Rei and César Orozco the trio will blend  Latin American traditions and futurism into a graceful, elegant, and ever-evolving sound.

    Free to attend, CLICK HERE to let us know you are coming.

    • 05/24
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityentertainmentKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.SeniorsSpecial Event
    • SUNSET SINGING CIRCLE

    • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Irish Hunger Memorial Plaza
    Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm

    Singer/songwriter Terre Roche leads this weekly singing program with the beautiful backdrop of the setting sun over the Hudson. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned crooner, the singing circle is perfect for mellow melodies and healthy harmonizing. No program on 6/21. 

    • 05/25
    • THE SKYSCRAPER MUSEUM: FAMILY PROGRAMS

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Filler

    Location: The Skyscraper Museum
    Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

    Please check skyscraper.org/family_programs to register and for more information.

    MAY11, Timber Skyscrapers: A Springtime Celebration

    MAY25, Next Stop, NYC! A read-aloud of Subway

    JUN08, Hard Hat Area: Introduction to Construction

    JUN22, Larry Gets Lost in NYC: The importance of Walkable Cities

    FRIDAY, JUN28, Are Skyscapers Huge Divas? A Pride Celebration

    JUL13, Andrea Beaty’s Iggy Peck, Architect

    JUL27, Architecture for Animals

    AUG10, Summer Skies

    AUG24, Trains, Buses, Ferries…Oh My! Heading Back to School in NYC

    • 05/28
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentExerciseMusic & DanceParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ADULT ZUMBA

    • 10:30am - 11:30am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Irish Hunger Memorial Plaza
    Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

    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. No program 5/24, 7/5, 8/30, 10/11.

    • 05/28
    • CommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.
    • YOUNG SPROUTS GARDENING

    • 10:30am - 11:15am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 10:30am – 11:15am

    A wonderful opportunity for little gardeners and their accompanying adults to get a bug’s-eye-view of the world! Join us as we read stories about the life within our garden beds and then head into the Children’s Garden to water, dig, and admire the plants and flowers all around us! Together, we will observe the changing seasons and learn about the pollinators and other insects who help our plants thrive. Gardening is a great introduction to teaching us how to care for the environment.

    • 05/28
    • EducationEnvironmentNatureSpecial Event
    • TUESDAY TALK: iNATURALIST & SPOTTED LANTERNFLIES COMMUNIITY SCIENCE IN ACTION

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Filler

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Join researcher Katherine Poulos, who uses crowd-sourced photos submitted to iNaturalist to explore the relationships between the invasive Spotted Lanternfly and plants in New York City. Learn about her study and venture into the parks to see how you can contribute to this valuable resource.

    • 05/28
    • AdultsCommunityentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • MAH JONGG & MORE

    • 2:30pm - 4:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm

    Join a dedicated group of adult American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for friendly and informal games, or try your hand at other card and board games. Make friends and catch up with neighbors. Sets, cards, and games provided, or bring your own. For more information email: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov.

    • 05/28
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 3-5)

    • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:00pm – 3:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

     

    • 05/28
    • CommunityEducationEnvironmentKidsNatureParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S GARDENING CLUB

    • 3:15pm - 4:45pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:15pm – 4:45pm

    FOR AGES 6-10
    FREE PROGRAM: REGISTRATION REQUIRED, SPACE IS LIMITED.


    Discover the fun and rewards of tending a garden. Plant annuals and native perennials, and take part in watering, weeding, composting, and other green gardening practices. Learn how our resilient garden provides food for pollinating insects and birds. Fun nature studies and art projects will augment the program. For children who love nature and like to get dirty! Registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov 

    • 05/28
    • ClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentGames & SportsKidsKids & FamilyParks & Rec.
    • DROP-IN CHESS

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Play the popular strategy game while getting pointers and advice from an expert. Chess improves concentration, problem solving, and strategic planning — plus it’s fun! For ages 5 and up.

    • 05/28
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 6-10)

    • 3:45pm - 4:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:45pm – 4:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

    • 05/21
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentExerciseMusic & DanceParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ADULT ZUMBA

    • 10:30am - 11:30am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Irish Hunger Memorial Plaza
    Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

    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. No program 5/24, 7/5, 8/30, 10/11.

    • 05/21
    • CommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.
    • YOUNG SPROUTS GARDENING

    • 10:30am - 11:15am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 10:30am – 11:15am

    A wonderful opportunity for little gardeners and their accompanying adults to get a bug’s-eye-view of the world! Join us as we read stories about the life within our garden beds and then head into the Children’s Garden to water, dig, and admire the plants and flowers all around us! Together, we will observe the changing seasons and learn about the pollinators and other insects who help our plants thrive. Gardening is a great introduction to teaching us how to care for the environment.

    • 05/21
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityEducationentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • BPC BOOK CLUB

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Drop by the Community Room for a discussion of well-regarded contemporary works. Each session will feature questions and talking points to help readers further connect to the story.

     

    MAY21 Land of Milk and Honey by C Pam Zhang

    JUN18 On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong

    JUL16  Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Benedict

     

     

    • 05/21
    • AdultsCommunityentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • MAH JONGG & MORE

    • 2:30pm - 4:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm

    Join a dedicated group of adult American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for friendly and informal games, or try your hand at other card and board games. Make friends and catch up with neighbors. Sets, cards, and games provided, or bring your own. For more information email: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov.

    • 05/21
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 3-5)

    • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:00pm – 3:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

     

    • 05/21
    • CommunityEducationEnvironmentKidsNatureParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S GARDENING CLUB

    • 3:15pm - 4:45pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:15pm – 4:45pm

    FOR AGES 6-10
    FREE PROGRAM: REGISTRATION REQUIRED, SPACE IS LIMITED.


    Discover the fun and rewards of tending a garden. Plant annuals and native perennials, and take part in watering, weeding, composting, and other green gardening practices. Learn how our resilient garden provides food for pollinating insects and birds. Fun nature studies and art projects will augment the program. For children who love nature and like to get dirty! Registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov 

    • 05/21
    • ClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentGames & SportsKidsKids & FamilyParks & Rec.
    • DROP-IN CHESS

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Play the popular strategy game while getting pointers and advice from an expert. Chess improves concentration, problem solving, and strategic planning — plus it’s fun! For ages 5 and up.

    • 05/21
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 6-10)

    • 3:45pm - 4:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:45pm – 4:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

    • 05/22
    • AdultsArt & CultureClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentNatureParks & Rec.Seniors
    • FIGURE AL FRESCO

    • 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rector Park East
    Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm

    This BPC park offers a unique setting to observe and sketch the human figure. Each week a model will strike short and long poses for participants to draw. An artist/ educator will offer constructive suggestions and critique. Drawing materials provided, and artists are encouraged to bring their own favorite media. No program 6/19.

    • 05/22
    • Art & CultureCommunityEducationentertainmentKids & FamilyMusic & DanceParks & Rec.
    • KINDIE ROCK: LOU GALLO

    • 10:30am - 11:15am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park House
    Time: 10:30am – 11:15am

    Enjoy rocking live music as our dynamic roster of family-friendly performers lead little ones in dynamic movement and spirited sing-a-longs! This performance features Lou Gallo.

    • 05/22
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityentertainmentMusic & DanceParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ADULT CHORUS

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    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. 

    • 05/22
    • AdultsArt & CultureClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentNatureParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ELEMENTS OF NATURE DRAWING

    • 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rector Park East
    Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

    Join our community of artists of all skill levels as we are inspired by our surroundings to create with drawing materials, pastels and watercolors. Embolden your artwork amidst the flower-filled and seasonally evolving palette of BPC’s verdant gardens. An artist/ educator will provide ideas and instruction. Materials provided, and artists are encouraged to bring their own favorite media. No program 6/19.

    • 05/22
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentKidsKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.
    • WEDNESDAY ART IN TEARDROP

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Teardrop Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Explore the unique environment of Teardrop Park while creating dynamic art. Art teachers lead individual and group projects using clay, collage, paint and more. Referencing our Zero Waste Initiative, projects with a focus on recycled, upcycled, and reused materials will inspire artists to care for our world in creative ways! Art supplies provided. Dress for a mess! For ages 5 and up. No program 6/19.

    • 05/22
    • AdultsClassesCommunityExerciseNatureParks & Rec.Seniors
    • SUNSET YOGA

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park House
    Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm

    Namaste! Unwind from the day with outdoor yoga. Immerse yourself in this meditative practice- surrounded by the Hudson’s peaceful aura. Strengthen the body and cultivate awareness in a relaxed environment as your instructor guides you through alignments and poses. All levels are welcome. Bringing your own mat is encouraged, as provided accessories are first come first serve. No program on 6/19.

     

    • 05/23
    • AdultsCommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsParks & Rec.Seniors
    • PICK UP PICKLEBALL

    • 9:00am - 3:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm

    An exciting fusion of badminton and tennis, pickleball has been proven to strengthen muscles, boost cardiovascular health, and enhance brain function. Each Thursday the net at Esplanade Plaza will be lowered to allow for pickleball games, on a first come first serve basis. Permits are also available at bpca.ny.gov. No program 7/4.

    • 05/23
    • Art & CultureClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentKids & FamilyParks & Rec.
    • PRESCHOOL ART

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park House
    Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

    Very young artists are introduced to paper, clay, paint and everyday recyclable materials, transforming them into masterpieces of creativity and delight. Age appropriate projects presented by an art teacher. Materials provided. Dress for a mess! No program 7/4.

    • 05/23
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityEducationentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • CRAFT STUDIO

    • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

    Our open ‘studio’ craft sessions are a great opportunity for seniors to be creative, learn new skills, and socialize with others through group activities and individual projects. For more information email: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov

     

    • 05/23
    • AdultsClassesentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsParks & Rec.Seniors
    • PICKLEBALL CLINIC 

    • 1:00pm - 3:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 1:00pm – 3:30pm

    Check out what the buzz is all about! Learn the basic rules, strokes, and strategy at this instructor-led clinic followed by open play. Equipment is provided or bring your own. All skill levels are welcome. Registration required, please email registration@bpca.ny.gov 

    • 05/23
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentKidsParks & Rec.
    • THURSDAY ART IN ROCKEFELLER

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Let your inner artist shine! Join other school-age children for art by the Park House. Art teachers lead individual and group projects using clay, collage, paint and more. Referencing our Zero Waste Initiative, projects with a focus on recycled, upcycled, and reused materials will inspire artists to care for our world in creative ways! Art supplies provided. Dress for a mess! For ages 5 and up. No program 7/4.

    • 05/23
    • Art & CultureMusic & DanceSpecial Event
    • STRINGS-ON-HUDSON: LATIN SOUNDS

    • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Filler

    Location: Belvedere Plaza
    Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Join us for a special evening featuring Latin Grammy Award-winning cuatro player Jorge Glem.  Accompanied by Grammy nominated Sofia Rei and César Orozco the trio will blend  Latin American traditions and futurism into a graceful, elegant, and ever-evolving sound.

    Free to attend, CLICK HERE to let us know you are coming.

    • 05/24
    • AdultsArt & CultureCommunityentertainmentKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.SeniorsSpecial Event
    • SUNSET SINGING CIRCLE

    • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Irish Hunger Memorial Plaza
    Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm

    Singer/songwriter Terre Roche leads this weekly singing program with the beautiful backdrop of the setting sun over the Hudson. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned crooner, the singing circle is perfect for mellow melodies and healthy harmonizing. No program on 6/21. 

    • 05/25
    • THE SKYSCRAPER MUSEUM: FAMILY PROGRAMS

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm
    Filler

    Location: The Skyscraper Museum
    Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

    Please check skyscraper.org/family_programs to register and for more information.

    MAY11, Timber Skyscrapers: A Springtime Celebration

    MAY25, Next Stop, NYC! A read-aloud of Subway

    JUN08, Hard Hat Area: Introduction to Construction

    JUN22, Larry Gets Lost in NYC: The importance of Walkable Cities

    FRIDAY, JUN28, Are Skyscapers Huge Divas? A Pride Celebration

    JUL13, Andrea Beaty’s Iggy Peck, Architect

    JUL27, Architecture for Animals

    AUG10, Summer Skies

    AUG24, Trains, Buses, Ferries…Oh My! Heading Back to School in NYC

    • 05/28
    • Art & CultureCommunityentertainmentExerciseMusic & DanceParks & Rec.Seniors
    • ADULT ZUMBA

    • 10:30am - 11:30am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Irish Hunger Memorial Plaza
    Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

    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. No program 5/24, 7/5, 8/30, 10/11.

    • 05/28
    • CommunityEducationentertainmentEnvironmentKids & FamilyNatureParks & Rec.
    • YOUNG SPROUTS GARDENING

    • 10:30am - 11:15am
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 10:30am – 11:15am

    A wonderful opportunity for little gardeners and their accompanying adults to get a bug’s-eye-view of the world! Join us as we read stories about the life within our garden beds and then head into the Children’s Garden to water, dig, and admire the plants and flowers all around us! Together, we will observe the changing seasons and learn about the pollinators and other insects who help our plants thrive. Gardening is a great introduction to teaching us how to care for the environment.

    • 05/28
    • EducationEnvironmentNatureSpecial Event
    • TUESDAY TALK: iNATURALIST & SPOTTED LANTERNFLIES COMMUNIITY SCIENCE IN ACTION

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Filler

    Location: 6 River Terrace
    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Join researcher Katherine Poulos, who uses crowd-sourced photos submitted to iNaturalist to explore the relationships between the invasive Spotted Lanternfly and plants in New York City. Learn about her study and venture into the parks to see how you can contribute to this valuable resource.

    • 05/28
    • AdultsCommunityentertainmentParks & Rec.Seniors
    • MAH JONGG & MORE

    • 2:30pm - 4:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Place
    Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm

    Join a dedicated group of adult American Mah Jongg enthusiasts for friendly and informal games, or try your hand at other card and board games. Make friends and catch up with neighbors. Sets, cards, and games provided, or bring your own. For more information email: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov.

    • 05/28
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 3-5)

    • 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:00pm – 3:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required. 

     

    • 05/28
    • CommunityEducationEnvironmentKidsNatureParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S GARDENING CLUB

    • 3:15pm - 4:45pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:15pm – 4:45pm

    FOR AGES 6-10
    FREE PROGRAM: REGISTRATION REQUIRED, SPACE IS LIMITED.


    Discover the fun and rewards of tending a garden. Plant annuals and native perennials, and take part in watering, weeding, composting, and other green gardening practices. Learn how our resilient garden provides food for pollinating insects and birds. Fun nature studies and art projects will augment the program. For children who love nature and like to get dirty! Registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov 

    • 05/28
    • ClassesCommunityEducationentertainmentGames & SportsKidsKids & FamilyParks & Rec.
    • DROP-IN CHESS

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

    Play the popular strategy game while getting pointers and advice from an expert. Chess improves concentration, problem solving, and strategic planning — plus it’s fun! For ages 5 and up.

    • 05/28
    • CommunityentertainmentExerciseGames & SportsKidsParks & Rec.
    • CHILDREN’S WIFFLE BALL (Ages 6-10)

    • 3:45pm - 4:30pm
    Filler

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:45pm – 4:30pm

    Develop your coordination and balance, practice your hitting, catching, and play ball! Practice the basics of baseball with fun and challenging games with drills for all levels. Closed-toe shoes required.