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    • 06/18
    • Games & SportsKids & Family
    • Preschool Play

    • 10:00am - 11:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 10:00am - 11:30pm

    Play is the cornerstone of early childhood development. Meet other toddlers, parents, and caregivers for interactive play on a grassy lawn. Sing, dance, shake, and hear stories too! Carefully selected play equipment and toys are provided - plus water play! No Programs on 5/27, 9/02, 10/14.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityEnvironmentGames & SportsNature
    • BLITZ CHESS

    • 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    A lunch time program for passerby’s on their lunch break to play chess. Actually, not just chess...Blitz chess! Blitz chess is a form of speed chess played on a clock where each opponent gets 5 minutes. It is fast, furious and fun.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityExerciseMusic & Dance
    • SENIOR DROP-IN

    • 1:00pm - 5:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Street
    Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

    Drop by the new Community Room and join seniors from the greater BPC area for conversations, local news, informal card and board games. Make new friends and catch up with neighbors. For more information emaill: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov .

    • 06/18
    • Art & CultureCommunityExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Soccer for Preschoolers

    • 2:45pm - 3:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 2:45pm - 3:15pm

    Time to get moving! Stretch out those little legs and have fun kicking, running, and learning the soccer basics with an emphasis on fun.  Meet new friends while going through simple drills focusing on coordination and movement. For children ages 3-4. Closed toes shoes required.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityEnvironmentGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Young Sprouts Gardening

    • 3:15pm - 3:45pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:15pm - 3:45pm

    An introduction to organic gardening for children 3-5 years old with accompanying adults. Space is limited.

    • 06/18
    • EnvironmentExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Soccer for Children (Ages 5-7)

    • 3:30pm - 4:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm

    Kickstart your afternoon with soccer! Learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and overall gameplay. Meet new friends while engaging in games and drills focused on balance, coordination, movement, and awareness. Closed-toe shoes required.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Drop-In Chess

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

    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 (adults welcome).

    • 06/18
    • CommunityEnvironmentKids & FamilyNature
    • Gardening Club

    • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

    Discover the fun and rewards of gardening with other children.  Enjoy planting flowers, vegetables and herbs, watering, weeding, and composting. Learn BPC Parks' green practices first-hand. Fee: $120 per cycle. For ages 6-10. Cycle A: 5/7 - 6/25 Cycle B: 7/2 - 8/27 Cycle C: 9/3 - 10/29 Registration is required. Please call 212-267-9700 or email registration@bpcparks.org to register.

    • 06/18
    • Art & CultureEnvironmentExerciseGames & SportsKids & Family
    • Soccer for Children (Ages 8-11)

    • 4:30pm - 5:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm

    Kickstart your afternoon with soccer! Learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and overall gameplay. Meet new friends while engaging in games and drills focused on balance, coordination, movement, and awareness. Closed-toe shoes required.

    • 06/18
    • Exercise
    • BOUNCE FIT CARDIO (TUESDAYS)

    • 7:15pm - 8:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:15pm - 8:15pm

    Get ready to jump into a fitter you! Fitness trampoline has gathered many fans all over the world, bouncing to energizing music while having loads of fun. Improve your cardio, balance, and coordination while time flies by!

    • 06/18
    • Art & CultureExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyMusic & DanceNatureSpecial Event
    • RIVER TO RIVER FESTIVAL

    • 7:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 7:30pm

    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council co-presents with BPCA the site specific dance Premier: time is forever dividing itself toward innumerable futures. Conceived of by Pam Tanowitz and Sara Mearns, the performance explores past vs. present, natural vs. unnatural, and ballet vs. modern dance. Featuring an original score for French horns by Ted Hearne, the dance is performed by New York City Ballet and Pam Tanowitz Dance.

    • 06/19
    • Games & SportsKids & Family
    • Preschool Play

    • 10:00am - 11:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 10:00am - 11:30pm

    Play is the cornerstone of early childhood development. Meet other toddlers, parents, and caregivers for interactive play on a grassy lawn. Sing, dance, shake, and hear stories too! Carefully selected play equipment and toys are provided - plus water play! No Programs on 5/27, 9/02, 10/14.

    • 06/19
    • Art & CultureKids & FamilyNature
    • Elements of Nature Drawing

    • 11:00am - 1:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

    Get inspired by the beautiful expanse of Hudson River and New York Harbor. Embolden your artwork amidst the flower-filled and seasonally evolving palette of Wagner Park's verdant gardens. An artist/educator will provide ideas and instruction. Materials provided.

    • 06/19
    • Art & CultureMusic & Dance
    • Battery Park City Adult Chorus

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

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

    Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year. To learn more, contact registration@bpcparks.org  Free *NOTE: Battery Park City Adult Chorus originally scheduled for 1:00pm on 6/20 and 6/27 at 6 River Terrace has been relocated to the Church Street School of Music, 41 White St., NY, NY.  

    • 06/19
    • Art & Culture
    • Figure Al Fresco

    • 2:30pm - 4:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: South Cove
    Time: 2:30pm - 4:30pm

    Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure. Each week a model will strike both long and short poses for participants to draw. Artists/educators will offer constructive suggestions and critique.  All drawing materials are supplied. This class takes place in South Cove near Battery Place & Second Place and is for adult participants (age 18 and up).

    • 06/19
    • CommunityGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Wednesdays in Teardrop

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

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

    Explore unique Teardrop Park while enjoying energetic lawn games and creating dynamic art. Artist educators lead individual and group creative projects using clay, collage, paint and more. Materials provided. Dress for a mess. For ages 5 and up.

    • 06/19
    • CommunityExerciseNatureParks & Rec.
    • Sunset Yoga

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    Cancelled

    Location: Wagner Park
    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 bod and cultivate awareness in a relaxed environment as your instructor guides you through alignments and poses. All levels welcome. Please bring your own mat.  

    • 06/19
    • Exercise
    • TOTAL BODY BOXING WORKOUT

    • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    The biomechanics of the sport requires developing power from the legs up, resulting in a total-body workout.

    • 06/19
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (BEGINNER)

    • 7:00pm - 7:45pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 7:45pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/19
    • Art & CultureExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyMusic & DanceNatureSpecial Event
    • RIVER TO RIVER FESTIVAL

    • 7:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 7:30pm

    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council co-presents with BPCA the site specific dance Premier: time is forever dividing itself toward innumerable futures. Conceived of by Pam Tanowitz and Sara Mearns, the performance explores past vs. present, natural vs. unnatural, and ballet vs. modern dance. Featuring an original score for French horns by Ted Hearne, the dance is performed by New York City Ballet and Pam Tanowitz Dance.

    • 06/19
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (ADV.)

    • 7:45pm - 8:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:45pm - 8:30pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/20
    • CommunityExerciseNature
    • SUNRISE YOGA

    • 8:00am - 9:00am

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 8:00am - 9:00am

    Rise and shine and begin your morning with an outdoor yoga class that will help align your chakras and invigorate your day. Instructors focus on movements meant to enhance posture alignment and increase flexibility and balance. All levels welcome. Bringing your own mat is encouraged, as provided accessories are first come first serve. No Program 7/4.

    • 06/20
    • CommunityGovernance
    • PUBLIC HEARING FOR PROPOSED ISSUANCE OF BONDS

    • 10:00am - 11:00am

    Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

    NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR PROPOSED ISSUANCE OF BONDS TO REFINANCE A COMMUNITY CENTER AND FINANCE REPLACEMENTS THEREOF AND IMPROVEMENTS THERETO

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Battery Park City Authority doing business as Hugh L. Carey Battery Park City Authority (the "Authority”), will hold a public hearing on June 20, 2019, at 10:00 a.m., local time, at the office of the Authority  located at 200 Liberty Street, 24th Floor, New York, New York, in compliance with the provisions of Section 147(f) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”) to receive comments related to the proposed issuance by the Authority under Section 145(a) of the Code of one or more series of qualified 501(c)(3) bonds in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $37,000,000 (the “Bonds”). The proceeds of the Bonds will be used to (i) refinance the capital and related costs of (a) a community center comprising two condominium units in the Liberty Green and the Liberty Luxe Condominiums in Battery Park City located at 212 North End Avenue, New York, New York and (b) a building at 211 North End Avenue, New York, New York (collectively, the “Facility”) originally financed by proceeds of the Authority’s Senior Revenue Bonds, Series 2009B (the ”2009B Bonds”), and (ii) finance replacements of and improvements to portions of the Facility and resiliency improvements to the land at and adjacent to the Facility. The Facility consists of an approximately 55,000 square foot facility which includes two pools, a gymnasium, a fitness center, an auditorium and multi-purpose classrooms for community-based activities and programs and cultural programs.  The Facility is owned by the Authority and managed by Asphalt Green, Inc., a New York not-for-profit corporation and an organization described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Code, pursuant to a management services or similar agreement. All interested individuals are invited to attend such hearing and to express their views regarding the Bonds and the Facility, orally and/or in writing. Should written comments be presented, three copies must be made available to Pamela Frederick, Chief Financial Officer, at the address provided below at or before the public hearing. Any questions concerning the public hearing or comments on the Bonds and the Facility may be addressed to the Authority, c/o Ms. Pamela Frederick, Chief Financial Officer for the Authority, 200 Liberty Street, 24th Floor, New York, New York, 10281 or by calling Ms. Pamela Frederick at 212-417-4239 on regular business days between 9:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M., local time, or sending a request for information to Ms. Pamela Frederick by facsimile at 212-417-4238. Battery Park City Authority d/b/a/ Hugh L. Carey Battery Park City Authority

    • 06/20
    • Art & CultureGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Preschool Art

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    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 planned by an art educator/artist. Materials provided. Dress for a mess!

    • 06/20
    • Art & CultureEnvironmentGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Art & Games

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

    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 fun, creative art activities. Complete your masterpiece, then unleash that pent-up energy in lawn games like tag, silly races and more! For ages 5 and up. No program on 7/4.

    • 06/20
    • Games & Sports
    • BADMINTON (THURSDAYS)

    • 7:00pm - 9:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:30pm

    Three courts are available for Badminton play for all levels. Shuttlecocks & rackets provided.

    • 06/21
    • Art & CultureEnvironmentExerciseNature
    • Tai Chi

    • 8:30am - 9:30am

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 8:30am - 9:30am

    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. No program 5/25, 7/5, 8/30, 10/11.

    • 06/21
    • Art & CultureCommunityGames & SportsKids & FamilyMusic & DanceNatureSpecial Event
    • SWEDISH MIDSUMMER FESTIVAL

    • 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Enjoy this unique celebration of the summer solstice. Learn traditional Swedish folk dances from Barnklubben Elsa Rix and join in lively dance around the Midsummer pole. Make wreaths from beautiful flowers representing those in bloom on the solstice in Sweden. Enjoy a parade, children’s games, and Swedish delicacies. Traditional music by Paul Dahlin and fiddlers from the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis. Dances led by Ross Sutter, a Scandinavian folklorist. Swedish Midsummer Festival is co-sponsored by the Consulate General of Sweden, New York.

    • 06/21
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (BEGINNER)

    • 7:00pm - 7:45pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 7:45pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/21
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (ADV.)

    • 7:45pm - 8:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:45pm - 8:30pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/18
    • Games & SportsKids & Family
    • Preschool Play

    • 10:00am - 11:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 10:00am - 11:30pm

    Play is the cornerstone of early childhood development. Meet other toddlers, parents, and caregivers for interactive play on a grassy lawn. Sing, dance, shake, and hear stories too! Carefully selected play equipment and toys are provided - plus water play! No Programs on 5/27, 9/02, 10/14.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityEnvironmentGames & SportsNature
    • BLITZ CHESS

    • 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    A lunch time program for passerby’s on their lunch break to play chess. Actually, not just chess...Blitz chess! Blitz chess is a form of speed chess played on a clock where each opponent gets 5 minutes. It is fast, furious and fun.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityExerciseMusic & Dance
    • SENIOR DROP-IN

    • 1:00pm - 5:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Street
    Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

    Drop by the new Community Room and join seniors from the greater BPC area for conversations, local news, informal card and board games. Make new friends and catch up with neighbors. For more information emaill: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov .

    • 06/18
    • Art & CultureCommunityExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Soccer for Preschoolers

    • 2:45pm - 3:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 2:45pm - 3:15pm

    Time to get moving! Stretch out those little legs and have fun kicking, running, and learning the soccer basics with an emphasis on fun.  Meet new friends while going through simple drills focusing on coordination and movement. For children ages 3-4. Closed toes shoes required.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityEnvironmentGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Young Sprouts Gardening

    • 3:15pm - 3:45pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:15pm - 3:45pm

    An introduction to organic gardening for children 3-5 years old with accompanying adults. Space is limited.

    • 06/18
    • EnvironmentExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Soccer for Children (Ages 5-7)

    • 3:30pm - 4:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm

    Kickstart your afternoon with soccer! Learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and overall gameplay. Meet new friends while engaging in games and drills focused on balance, coordination, movement, and awareness. Closed-toe shoes required.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Drop-In Chess

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

    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 (adults welcome).

    • 06/18
    • CommunityEnvironmentKids & FamilyNature
    • Gardening Club

    • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

    Discover the fun and rewards of gardening with other children.  Enjoy planting flowers, vegetables and herbs, watering, weeding, and composting. Learn BPC Parks' green practices first-hand. Fee: $120 per cycle. For ages 6-10. Cycle A: 5/7 - 6/25 Cycle B: 7/2 - 8/27 Cycle C: 9/3 - 10/29 Registration is required. Please call 212-267-9700 or email registration@bpcparks.org to register.

    • 06/18
    • Art & CultureEnvironmentExerciseGames & SportsKids & Family
    • Soccer for Children (Ages 8-11)

    • 4:30pm - 5:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm

    Kickstart your afternoon with soccer! Learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and overall gameplay. Meet new friends while engaging in games and drills focused on balance, coordination, movement, and awareness. Closed-toe shoes required.

    • 06/18
    • Exercise
    • BOUNCE FIT CARDIO (TUESDAYS)

    • 7:15pm - 8:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:15pm - 8:15pm

    Get ready to jump into a fitter you! Fitness trampoline has gathered many fans all over the world, bouncing to energizing music while having loads of fun. Improve your cardio, balance, and coordination while time flies by!

    • 06/18
    • Art & CultureExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyMusic & DanceNatureSpecial Event
    • RIVER TO RIVER FESTIVAL

    • 7:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 7:30pm

    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council co-presents with BPCA the site specific dance Premier: time is forever dividing itself toward innumerable futures. Conceived of by Pam Tanowitz and Sara Mearns, the performance explores past vs. present, natural vs. unnatural, and ballet vs. modern dance. Featuring an original score for French horns by Ted Hearne, the dance is performed by New York City Ballet and Pam Tanowitz Dance.

    • 06/19
    • Games & SportsKids & Family
    • Preschool Play

    • 10:00am - 11:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 10:00am - 11:30pm

    Play is the cornerstone of early childhood development. Meet other toddlers, parents, and caregivers for interactive play on a grassy lawn. Sing, dance, shake, and hear stories too! Carefully selected play equipment and toys are provided - plus water play! No Programs on 5/27, 9/02, 10/14.

    • 06/19
    • Art & CultureKids & FamilyNature
    • Elements of Nature Drawing

    • 11:00am - 1:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

    Get inspired by the beautiful expanse of Hudson River and New York Harbor. Embolden your artwork amidst the flower-filled and seasonally evolving palette of Wagner Park's verdant gardens. An artist/educator will provide ideas and instruction. Materials provided.

    • 06/19
    • Art & CultureMusic & Dance
    • Battery Park City Adult Chorus

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

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

    Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year. To learn more, contact registration@bpcparks.org  Free *NOTE: Battery Park City Adult Chorus originally scheduled for 1:00pm on 6/20 and 6/27 at 6 River Terrace has been relocated to the Church Street School of Music, 41 White St., NY, NY.  

    • 06/19
    • Art & Culture
    • Figure Al Fresco

    • 2:30pm - 4:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: South Cove
    Time: 2:30pm - 4:30pm

    Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure. Each week a model will strike both long and short poses for participants to draw. Artists/educators will offer constructive suggestions and critique.  All drawing materials are supplied. This class takes place in South Cove near Battery Place & Second Place and is for adult participants (age 18 and up).

    • 06/19
    • CommunityGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Wednesdays in Teardrop

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

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

    Explore unique Teardrop Park while enjoying energetic lawn games and creating dynamic art. Artist educators lead individual and group creative projects using clay, collage, paint and more. Materials provided. Dress for a mess. For ages 5 and up.

    • 06/19
    • CommunityExerciseNatureParks & Rec.
    • Sunset Yoga

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    Cancelled

    Location: Wagner Park
    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 bod and cultivate awareness in a relaxed environment as your instructor guides you through alignments and poses. All levels welcome. Please bring your own mat.  

    • 06/19
    • Exercise
    • TOTAL BODY BOXING WORKOUT

    • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    The biomechanics of the sport requires developing power from the legs up, resulting in a total-body workout.

    • 06/19
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (BEGINNER)

    • 7:00pm - 7:45pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 7:45pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/19
    • Art & CultureExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyMusic & DanceNatureSpecial Event
    • RIVER TO RIVER FESTIVAL

    • 7:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 7:30pm

    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council co-presents with BPCA the site specific dance Premier: time is forever dividing itself toward innumerable futures. Conceived of by Pam Tanowitz and Sara Mearns, the performance explores past vs. present, natural vs. unnatural, and ballet vs. modern dance. Featuring an original score for French horns by Ted Hearne, the dance is performed by New York City Ballet and Pam Tanowitz Dance.

    • 06/19
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (ADV.)

    • 7:45pm - 8:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:45pm - 8:30pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/20
    • CommunityExerciseNature
    • SUNRISE YOGA

    • 8:00am - 9:00am

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 8:00am - 9:00am

    Rise and shine and begin your morning with an outdoor yoga class that will help align your chakras and invigorate your day. Instructors focus on movements meant to enhance posture alignment and increase flexibility and balance. All levels welcome. Bringing your own mat is encouraged, as provided accessories are first come first serve. No Program 7/4.

    • 06/20
    • CommunityGovernance
    • PUBLIC HEARING FOR PROPOSED ISSUANCE OF BONDS

    • 10:00am - 11:00am

    Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

    NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR PROPOSED ISSUANCE OF BONDS TO REFINANCE A COMMUNITY CENTER AND FINANCE REPLACEMENTS THEREOF AND IMPROVEMENTS THERETO

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Battery Park City Authority doing business as Hugh L. Carey Battery Park City Authority (the "Authority”), will hold a public hearing on June 20, 2019, at 10:00 a.m., local time, at the office of the Authority  located at 200 Liberty Street, 24th Floor, New York, New York, in compliance with the provisions of Section 147(f) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”) to receive comments related to the proposed issuance by the Authority under Section 145(a) of the Code of one or more series of qualified 501(c)(3) bonds in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $37,000,000 (the “Bonds”). The proceeds of the Bonds will be used to (i) refinance the capital and related costs of (a) a community center comprising two condominium units in the Liberty Green and the Liberty Luxe Condominiums in Battery Park City located at 212 North End Avenue, New York, New York and (b) a building at 211 North End Avenue, New York, New York (collectively, the “Facility”) originally financed by proceeds of the Authority’s Senior Revenue Bonds, Series 2009B (the ”2009B Bonds”), and (ii) finance replacements of and improvements to portions of the Facility and resiliency improvements to the land at and adjacent to the Facility. The Facility consists of an approximately 55,000 square foot facility which includes two pools, a gymnasium, a fitness center, an auditorium and multi-purpose classrooms for community-based activities and programs and cultural programs.  The Facility is owned by the Authority and managed by Asphalt Green, Inc., a New York not-for-profit corporation and an organization described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Code, pursuant to a management services or similar agreement. All interested individuals are invited to attend such hearing and to express their views regarding the Bonds and the Facility, orally and/or in writing. Should written comments be presented, three copies must be made available to Pamela Frederick, Chief Financial Officer, at the address provided below at or before the public hearing. Any questions concerning the public hearing or comments on the Bonds and the Facility may be addressed to the Authority, c/o Ms. Pamela Frederick, Chief Financial Officer for the Authority, 200 Liberty Street, 24th Floor, New York, New York, 10281 or by calling Ms. Pamela Frederick at 212-417-4239 on regular business days between 9:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M., local time, or sending a request for information to Ms. Pamela Frederick by facsimile at 212-417-4238. Battery Park City Authority d/b/a/ Hugh L. Carey Battery Park City Authority

    • 06/20
    • Art & CultureGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Preschool Art

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    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 planned by an art educator/artist. Materials provided. Dress for a mess!

    • 06/20
    • Art & CultureEnvironmentGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Art & Games

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

    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 fun, creative art activities. Complete your masterpiece, then unleash that pent-up energy in lawn games like tag, silly races and more! For ages 5 and up. No program on 7/4.

    • 06/20
    • Games & Sports
    • BADMINTON (THURSDAYS)

    • 7:00pm - 9:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:30pm

    Three courts are available for Badminton play for all levels. Shuttlecocks & rackets provided.

    • 06/21
    • Art & CultureEnvironmentExerciseNature
    • Tai Chi

    • 8:30am - 9:30am

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 8:30am - 9:30am

    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. No program 5/25, 7/5, 8/30, 10/11.

    • 06/21
    • Art & CultureCommunityGames & SportsKids & FamilyMusic & DanceNatureSpecial Event
    • SWEDISH MIDSUMMER FESTIVAL

    • 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Enjoy this unique celebration of the summer solstice. Learn traditional Swedish folk dances from Barnklubben Elsa Rix and join in lively dance around the Midsummer pole. Make wreaths from beautiful flowers representing those in bloom on the solstice in Sweden. Enjoy a parade, children’s games, and Swedish delicacies. Traditional music by Paul Dahlin and fiddlers from the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis. Dances led by Ross Sutter, a Scandinavian folklorist. Swedish Midsummer Festival is co-sponsored by the Consulate General of Sweden, New York.

    • 06/21
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (BEGINNER)

    • 7:00pm - 7:45pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 7:45pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/21
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (ADV.)

    • 7:45pm - 8:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:45pm - 8:30pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/18
    • Games & SportsKids & Family
    • Preschool Play

    • 10:00am - 11:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 10:00am - 11:30pm

    Play is the cornerstone of early childhood development. Meet other toddlers, parents, and caregivers for interactive play on a grassy lawn. Sing, dance, shake, and hear stories too! Carefully selected play equipment and toys are provided - plus water play! No Programs on 5/27, 9/02, 10/14.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityEnvironmentGames & SportsNature
    • BLITZ CHESS

    • 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    A lunch time program for passerby’s on their lunch break to play chess. Actually, not just chess...Blitz chess! Blitz chess is a form of speed chess played on a clock where each opponent gets 5 minutes. It is fast, furious and fun.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityExerciseMusic & Dance
    • SENIOR DROP-IN

    • 1:00pm - 5:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: 200 Rector Street
    Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

    Drop by the new Community Room and join seniors from the greater BPC area for conversations, local news, informal card and board games. Make new friends and catch up with neighbors. For more information emaill: 200rector@bpca.ny.gov .

    • 06/18
    • Art & CultureCommunityExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Soccer for Preschoolers

    • 2:45pm - 3:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 2:45pm - 3:15pm

    Time to get moving! Stretch out those little legs and have fun kicking, running, and learning the soccer basics with an emphasis on fun.  Meet new friends while going through simple drills focusing on coordination and movement. For children ages 3-4. Closed toes shoes required.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityEnvironmentGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Young Sprouts Gardening

    • 3:15pm - 3:45pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:15pm - 3:45pm

    An introduction to organic gardening for children 3-5 years old with accompanying adults. Space is limited.

    • 06/18
    • EnvironmentExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Soccer for Children (Ages 5-7)

    • 3:30pm - 4:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm

    Kickstart your afternoon with soccer! Learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and overall gameplay. Meet new friends while engaging in games and drills focused on balance, coordination, movement, and awareness. Closed-toe shoes required.

    • 06/18
    • CommunityGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Drop-In Chess

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

    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 (adults welcome).

    • 06/18
    • CommunityEnvironmentKids & FamilyNature
    • Gardening Club

    • 4:00pm - 5:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

    Discover the fun and rewards of gardening with other children.  Enjoy planting flowers, vegetables and herbs, watering, weeding, and composting. Learn BPC Parks' green practices first-hand. Fee: $120 per cycle. For ages 6-10. Cycle A: 5/7 - 6/25 Cycle B: 7/2 - 8/27 Cycle C: 9/3 - 10/29 Registration is required. Please call 212-267-9700 or email registration@bpcparks.org to register.

    • 06/18
    • Art & CultureEnvironmentExerciseGames & SportsKids & Family
    • Soccer for Children (Ages 8-11)

    • 4:30pm - 5:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 4:30pm - 5:15pm

    Kickstart your afternoon with soccer! Learn the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and overall gameplay. Meet new friends while engaging in games and drills focused on balance, coordination, movement, and awareness. Closed-toe shoes required.

    • 06/18
    • Exercise
    • BOUNCE FIT CARDIO (TUESDAYS)

    • 7:15pm - 8:15pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:15pm - 8:15pm

    Get ready to jump into a fitter you! Fitness trampoline has gathered many fans all over the world, bouncing to energizing music while having loads of fun. Improve your cardio, balance, and coordination while time flies by!

    • 06/18
    • Art & CultureExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyMusic & DanceNatureSpecial Event
    • RIVER TO RIVER FESTIVAL

    • 7:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 7:30pm

    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council co-presents with BPCA the site specific dance Premier: time is forever dividing itself toward innumerable futures. Conceived of by Pam Tanowitz and Sara Mearns, the performance explores past vs. present, natural vs. unnatural, and ballet vs. modern dance. Featuring an original score for French horns by Ted Hearne, the dance is performed by New York City Ballet and Pam Tanowitz Dance.

    • 06/19
    • Games & SportsKids & Family
    • Preschool Play

    • 10:00am - 11:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 10:00am - 11:30pm

    Play is the cornerstone of early childhood development. Meet other toddlers, parents, and caregivers for interactive play on a grassy lawn. Sing, dance, shake, and hear stories too! Carefully selected play equipment and toys are provided - plus water play! No Programs on 5/27, 9/02, 10/14.

    • 06/19
    • Art & CultureKids & FamilyNature
    • Elements of Nature Drawing

    • 11:00am - 1:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

    Get inspired by the beautiful expanse of Hudson River and New York Harbor. Embolden your artwork amidst the flower-filled and seasonally evolving palette of Wagner Park's verdant gardens. An artist/educator will provide ideas and instruction. Materials provided.

    • 06/19
    • Art & CultureMusic & Dance
    • Battery Park City Adult Chorus

    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

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

    Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year. To learn more, contact registration@bpcparks.org  Free *NOTE: Battery Park City Adult Chorus originally scheduled for 1:00pm on 6/20 and 6/27 at 6 River Terrace has been relocated to the Church Street School of Music, 41 White St., NY, NY.  

    • 06/19
    • Art & Culture
    • Figure Al Fresco

    • 2:30pm - 4:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: South Cove
    Time: 2:30pm - 4:30pm

    Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure. Each week a model will strike both long and short poses for participants to draw. Artists/educators will offer constructive suggestions and critique.  All drawing materials are supplied. This class takes place in South Cove near Battery Place & Second Place and is for adult participants (age 18 and up).

    • 06/19
    • CommunityGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Wednesdays in Teardrop

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

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

    Explore unique Teardrop Park while enjoying energetic lawn games and creating dynamic art. Artist educators lead individual and group creative projects using clay, collage, paint and more. Materials provided. Dress for a mess. For ages 5 and up.

    • 06/19
    • CommunityExerciseNatureParks & Rec.
    • Sunset Yoga

    • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    Cancelled

    Location: Wagner Park
    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 bod and cultivate awareness in a relaxed environment as your instructor guides you through alignments and poses. All levels welcome. Please bring your own mat.  

    • 06/19
    • Exercise
    • TOTAL BODY BOXING WORKOUT

    • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    The biomechanics of the sport requires developing power from the legs up, resulting in a total-body workout.

    • 06/19
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (BEGINNER)

    • 7:00pm - 7:45pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 7:45pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/19
    • Art & CultureExerciseGames & SportsKids & FamilyMusic & DanceNatureSpecial Event
    • RIVER TO RIVER FESTIVAL

    • 7:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 7:30pm

    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council co-presents with BPCA the site specific dance Premier: time is forever dividing itself toward innumerable futures. Conceived of by Pam Tanowitz and Sara Mearns, the performance explores past vs. present, natural vs. unnatural, and ballet vs. modern dance. Featuring an original score for French horns by Ted Hearne, the dance is performed by New York City Ballet and Pam Tanowitz Dance.

    • 06/19
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (ADV.)

    • 7:45pm - 8:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:45pm - 8:30pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/20
    • CommunityExerciseNature
    • SUNRISE YOGA

    • 8:00am - 9:00am

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    Time: 8:00am - 9:00am

    Rise and shine and begin your morning with an outdoor yoga class that will help align your chakras and invigorate your day. Instructors focus on movements meant to enhance posture alignment and increase flexibility and balance. All levels welcome. Bringing your own mat is encouraged, as provided accessories are first come first serve. No Program 7/4.

    • 06/20
    • CommunityGovernance
    • PUBLIC HEARING FOR PROPOSED ISSUANCE OF BONDS

    • 10:00am - 11:00am

    Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

    NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR PROPOSED ISSUANCE OF BONDS TO REFINANCE A COMMUNITY CENTER AND FINANCE REPLACEMENTS THEREOF AND IMPROVEMENTS THERETO

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Battery Park City Authority doing business as Hugh L. Carey Battery Park City Authority (the "Authority”), will hold a public hearing on June 20, 2019, at 10:00 a.m., local time, at the office of the Authority  located at 200 Liberty Street, 24th Floor, New York, New York, in compliance with the provisions of Section 147(f) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”) to receive comments related to the proposed issuance by the Authority under Section 145(a) of the Code of one or more series of qualified 501(c)(3) bonds in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $37,000,000 (the “Bonds”). The proceeds of the Bonds will be used to (i) refinance the capital and related costs of (a) a community center comprising two condominium units in the Liberty Green and the Liberty Luxe Condominiums in Battery Park City located at 212 North End Avenue, New York, New York and (b) a building at 211 North End Avenue, New York, New York (collectively, the “Facility”) originally financed by proceeds of the Authority’s Senior Revenue Bonds, Series 2009B (the ”2009B Bonds”), and (ii) finance replacements of and improvements to portions of the Facility and resiliency improvements to the land at and adjacent to the Facility. The Facility consists of an approximately 55,000 square foot facility which includes two pools, a gymnasium, a fitness center, an auditorium and multi-purpose classrooms for community-based activities and programs and cultural programs.  The Facility is owned by the Authority and managed by Asphalt Green, Inc., a New York not-for-profit corporation and an organization described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Code, pursuant to a management services or similar agreement. All interested individuals are invited to attend such hearing and to express their views regarding the Bonds and the Facility, orally and/or in writing. Should written comments be presented, three copies must be made available to Pamela Frederick, Chief Financial Officer, at the address provided below at or before the public hearing. Any questions concerning the public hearing or comments on the Bonds and the Facility may be addressed to the Authority, c/o Ms. Pamela Frederick, Chief Financial Officer for the Authority, 200 Liberty Street, 24th Floor, New York, New York, 10281 or by calling Ms. Pamela Frederick at 212-417-4239 on regular business days between 9:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M., local time, or sending a request for information to Ms. Pamela Frederick by facsimile at 212-417-4238. Battery Park City Authority d/b/a/ Hugh L. Carey Battery Park City Authority

    • 06/20
    • Art & CultureGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Preschool Art

    • 10:30am - 12:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Rockefeller Park
    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 planned by an art educator/artist. Materials provided. Dress for a mess!

    • 06/20
    • Art & CultureEnvironmentGames & SportsKids & FamilyNature
    • Art & Games

    • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

    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 fun, creative art activities. Complete your masterpiece, then unleash that pent-up energy in lawn games like tag, silly races and more! For ages 5 and up. No program on 7/4.

    • 06/20
    • Games & Sports
    • BADMINTON (THURSDAYS)

    • 7:00pm - 9:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 9:30pm

    Three courts are available for Badminton play for all levels. Shuttlecocks & rackets provided.

    • 06/21
    • Art & CultureEnvironmentExerciseNature
    • Tai Chi

    • 8:30am - 9:30am

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Esplanade Plaza
    Time: 8:30am - 9:30am

    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. No program 5/25, 7/5, 8/30, 10/11.

    • 06/21
    • Art & CultureCommunityGames & SportsKids & FamilyMusic & DanceNatureSpecial Event
    • SWEDISH MIDSUMMER FESTIVAL

    • 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Wagner Park
    Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Enjoy this unique celebration of the summer solstice. Learn traditional Swedish folk dances from Barnklubben Elsa Rix and join in lively dance around the Midsummer pole. Make wreaths from beautiful flowers representing those in bloom on the solstice in Sweden. Enjoy a parade, children’s games, and Swedish delicacies. Traditional music by Paul Dahlin and fiddlers from the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis. Dances led by Ross Sutter, a Scandinavian folklorist. Swedish Midsummer Festival is co-sponsored by the Consulate General of Sweden, New York.

    • 06/21
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (BEGINNER)

    • 7:00pm - 7:45pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:00pm - 7:45pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)

    • 06/21
    • Exercise
    • SWIM LESSONS FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (ADV.)

    • 7:45pm - 8:30pm

    This event will occur as scheduled.

    Location: Community Center
    Time: 7:45pm - 8:30pm
    Cost: 80

    Teens and adults gain self-confidence and learn life-long, and lifesaving water safety skills. Swimmers with some prior experience can refine their abilities. Private swim lessons also available. BEGINNER: 7–7:45PM ADVANCED: 7:45–8:30PM Fee: 8 sessions a cycle, $80 for non-members. Cycle 1: Jan 7–Feb 27 Cycle 2: Mar 11–May 1 Cycle 3: May 13–Jun 26 (7 weeks)