June 29 Weekly Round Up

This week is filled with exciting events across the five boroughs. Check out what’s upcoming below! For more information, visit our calendar at nyrp.org/calendar, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), or call (212) 333-2552. You can also stay up to date and sign up for our newsletter for all things NYRP related!

Summer Movie Night: Despicable Me 2 (2013, PG)
Tuesday, June 30, Starts between 8:00-9:00PM at sunset
Curtis "50 Cent" Community Garden, 117-15 - 117-09 165th St, Jamaica (map)
Watch a film under the NYC sky! Complimentary hot popcorn will be provided. 

 

Garden Moves! -  ZUMBA Latin Dance Workout
Wednesday, July 1, 7:00-8:00PM
Target Community Garden, 931 Bedford Ave, Bedford-Stuyvesant (Map)
As part of our #ArtsintheGardens series in partnership with the Brooklyn Academy of Music, shake it out with Mark Morris Dance Group! Each session will feature a dance-based workout. No partner or prior experience required.

Garden Crew at Sherman Creek Park
Thursday, July 2, 4:00-6:30PM
Sherman Creek Park, Harlem River Drive & Dyckman St. at 10th Ave (Map)
Garden Crew meets every week to maintain and revitalize the ornamental and native plantings around Sherman Creek and Swindler Cove. As part of the Garden Crew, you will help redesign and plant garden beds, as well as weed, water and dead-head in existing gardens. For more information about NYRP Crews or to register, e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Club Fit Yoga: East Harlem
Saturday, July 4, 10:00-11:00AM
Target East Harlem Community Garden, 415 East 117th St, East Harlem (Map)
Stretch it out with Harlem Yoga Studio in this free, outdoor class. This event happens every Saturday morning through September! These hour long sessions are led by certified yoga instructors. Mats provided for temporary use.

Club Fit Yoga: Bronx
Saturday, July 4, 10:00-11:00AM
Target Bronx Community Garden, 1025 Anderson Rd, Highbridge (Map)
Stretch is out with South Bronx Yoga in this free, outdoor class. This event happens every Saturday morning through September! These hour long sessions are led by certified yoga instructors. Mats provided for temporary use.

Club Fit Yoga: Brooklyn (Garden of Hope, Bed-Stuy)
Saturday, July 4, 10:00-11:00AM
Garden of Hope, 392 Hancock St, Bedford-Stuyvesant (Map)
Stretch is out with Margherita Tisato in this free, outdoor class. This event happens every Saturday morning through September! These hour long sessions are led by certified yoga instructors. Mats provided for temporary use.

Club Fit Yoga: Brooklyn, (Jane Bailey, Bed-Stuy)
Saturday, July 4, 10:00-11:00AM
Jane Bailey Memorial Garden, 327 Greene Ave, Bedford-Stuyvesant (Map)
Stretch is out with Katie Cercone in this free, outdoor class. This event happens every Saturday morning through September! These hour long sessions are led by certified yoga instructors. Mats provided for temporary use.

Compost Crew at Sherman Creek Park
Saturday, July 4, 1:00-3:30PM
Sherman Creek Park, Harlem River Drive & Dyckman St. at 10th Ave (Map)
Every Saturday, the Compost Crew helps process all of the food scraps collected at the Inwood Greenmarket with organic waste recovered from NYRP’s landscaping operations. Learn about the process of composting and the dynamic range of current projects in New York City, while making a contribution to local waste reduction and greening efforts. For more information about NYRP Crews or to register, e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Forest Crew at Highbridge Park
Sunday, July 5, 1:00-3:30PM
Highbridge Park, 190th St. and Amsterdam Ave (Map)
The Highbridge Forest Crew works to remove invasive plants from the park and to care for recently planted native trees. As part of the Forest Crew you will learn basic invasive and native plant identification, proper removal techniques and an overview of NYRP’s approach to urban reforestation. Anyone interested in forest ecology, invasive plant removal and urban forests should join the Forest Crew in their work every Sunday morning. New members must attend a training and orientation the first Sunday of every month. For more information about NYRP Crews or to register, e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).