Programs

CityParks Learn Environmental Education Programs Registration Now Open for Fall 2019

  Registration is now open for CityParks Learn fall environmental education programs offered by City Parks Foundation for 2nd-8th grade students and teachers. The fall programs – Green Girls, Seeds to Trees, Learning Gardens, Coastal Classroom and Experiential Learning (teaching training program) are offered in local neighborhood parks and recreation/education centers throughout the five boroughs. GREEN GIRLS 6TH—8TH GRADES PROGRAM DATES: September 23 – December 21 PROGRAM TIMES: 3:00 – 5:30pm Green Girls is a year-round after school and summer

Free Fall Sports Programs with City Parks Foundation

City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2019 fall sports programs for youth and seniors this September. City Parks Foundation provides free programs each year to over 12,000 New York City youth and 1,000 seniors. This fall, we will host over 1,000 youth and 500 seniors in 26 neighborhood parks and recreation centers for participation in FREE programs in golf, and track & field for youth, plus tennis, yoga and fitness walking instruction for seniors. Registration for all programs are now open online and in

Bronx River Art Center's Fall Registration Early Bird Special

Registration for classes at the Bronx River Art Center is open- with early bird pricing until September 7th. To see what classes are available, visit www.eventbrite.com. The Bronx River Art Center is located at 1087 E. Tremont Ave., Bronx, NY 10460. Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Tumblr it Tweet about it Print for later Tell a friend

Applications Now Open for the BDC's Free Youth Photography Program

  The Bronx Junior Photo League (BJPL) is a free year-long documentary photography program for students in the 6th-12th grades at the Bronx Documentary Center. All experience levels are welcome and cameras and materials are provided by the BDC. Applications due Sept 20, 2019. **Mandatory orientation for all accepted students on Tuesday, October 1st, from 6-7PM.** Middle School Program October 9, 2019 – June 10, 2020 Wednesdays, 4:15-6:00PM Apply online or download the

Family Camping with NYC Parks Urban Park Rangers

  The other day we had the chance to participate in family camping with the Urban Park Rangers in Van Cortlandt Park. This lottery based program gives families from NYC the chance to camp at different parks around the 5 boroughs. Families enjoy a campfire and other fun activities with the rangers, and tents are provided. We have tried a few times to win a spot and were finally chosen,

Sign Up for this 6 week West African Dance Class for Kids 3-5

  Our friends over at Abada-Capeira are putting together a six week African Dance Class for kids ages 3-5 in the Spring. Dates will be announced soon. If interested, reach out to Jennifer at [email protected]   About ACBX ABADÁ-Capoeira Bronx (ACBX) works to preserve, share and expand the art of capoeira within diverse communities and families. ACBX uses the practice of Capoeira as a medium to develop youth, build community and inspire

Still time to to Apply for Exciting STEM Enrichment Programs for Spring Break!

  Do you have a student in kindergarten through grade 12 who is interested in having fun, unique, STEM experiences during spring break? Apply now for STEM Matters NYC enrichment programs! Explore your passions and uncover new interests at the NYC Department of Education’s Genovesi Environmental Study Center and NYC Center for Aerospace and Applied Mathematics, Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, the Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, Museum of the City

Family-Linc Program Brings $5 Tickets to Lincoln Center

Family-Linc is an arts engagement program for children and families of New York City who normally may not have access to Lincoln Center. With $5 tickets to special events at Lincoln Center, Family-Linc members enjoy inspiring and transformative cultural arts experiences led by some of the best artists in the world. Every event includes a workshop and meal and an opportunity to meet families from all over NYC! Eligibility requirements: Members

Register for These Adult Classes at the New York Botanical Garden

  There’s only so many canvases one can collect from paint nights with friends. If you’re looking for some other awesome ideas for classes- look no further than the New York Botanical Garden’s Adult Education classes. NYBG offers adult classes in design, art, gardening, and now food and drink! Check out some highlights below, and visit www.nybg.org for more information.   Practical, real-world Floral Design classes in New York City’s oldest

How the New JUMP Bikes Work

If you haven’t been to the Fordham area yet, you may have missed the launch of JUMP Bikes- where 200 dockless, pedal-assist bikes have been placed in the Bronx. Read below to find out more information about the bikes and how you can utilize and enjoy the new addition to the borough. About JUMP Bikes JUMP Bikes (formerly Social Bicycles) was founded in New York City in 2010 by CEO

Bartow Pell Mansion Offering Two Summer Camp Options

Our favorite mansion in the Bronx is hosting two summer camp opportunities this year- both week long with one being full day. Check out the details below: Bartow-Pell Discovery Camp August 20 – August 24 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Calling all young historians for a week of hands-on history at Bartow-Pell! Elementary school-aged kids will have an opportunity to step back in time through this immersive program filled with indoor

Registration Open for City of Science 2018 at Lehman College

  WALK ON WATER. BLAST BALLS INTO ORBIT. DEFY GRAVITY. City of Science is returning to the Bronx! Once again, the World Science Festival and Con Edison have put together this awesome touring event where science, technology, engineering, and math come together. There will be interactive demonstrations, hands-on-activities, and enormous exhibitions. And best of all, it’s free! The event will take place on Sunday March 11th from 10-4pm in the