Poetry en el Parque!

Hurricane Maria Memorial Sculpture 41 River Terrace, New York, NY, United States

In celebration of Poetry Month, observe 50 years of the renowned Nuyorican Poets Café with a performance in partnership with Battery Park City Authority. Enjoy poetry and live music inspired by Julia de Burgos' poem, My Cry Into The World / Mi Grito Hacia el Mundo. The free, bilingual, all ages performance will be overlooking Rockefeller Park and nearby playground.

Event Series NYS BIRDING TRAIL

NYS BIRDING TRAIL

Rector Park East Rector Place, New York, NY, United States

Join BPCA naturalists to learn more about The New York State Birding Trail which highlights world-class birding opportunities across the state. Together, we will explore the parks of BPC, and see what makes this spot a hang-out for urban birds and marvelous migrators! Binoculars and field guides provided, or bring your own. To register, please email at: registration@bpca.ny.gov

Event Series MORNING MEDITATION

MORNING MEDITATION

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York, United States

Start your day by balancing your mind, body, and spirit during instructor guided meditation. This renowned practice lowers blood pressure, reduces stress, and strengthens the immune system. No program 1/15, 2/19

Event Series SENIOR GROUP EXERCISE

SENIOR GROUP EXERCISE

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York, United States

Strengthen the whole body from warm-up to cool-down with various fun exercises. The instructor will lead you in rhythmic movement and aerobics, balance and coordination exercises, as well as strength training. Come join the group and workout to great music!

Event Series PARENT & BABY YOGA

PARENT & BABY YOGA

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York, United States

FREE PROGRAM: REGISTRATION REQUIRED, SPACE IS LIMITED.
Enjoy yoga in a safe, supportive environment while learning postures and exercises specifically suited for new parents and babies — newborns through crawling. Registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov

Event Series ADULT ZUMBA

ADULT ZUMBA

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York, United States

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 …

MAH JONGG & MORE

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

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.

EARLY SPRING CHILDREN’S GARDENING

Rockefeller Park Chambers St. & River Terrace, New York, NY, United States

Celebrate spring by digging and planting in the Children’s Garden. Learn about green practices and composting firsthand. For children who enjoy nature and like to get dirty! *Ages 6-10, Registration required, please email at: registration@bpca.ny.gov

Event Series ADULT CHORUS

ADULT CHORUS

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

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

Event Series MAH JONGG LESSONS

MAH JONGG LESSONS

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

Learn the rules and mechanics of American Mah-Jongg. Join a two hour group lesson with instructor Susan Richards. Sets and a few cards provided, but you are encouraged to bring your own card. Registration required. For information and registration please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov.