July 2011 - Central Park

July 29th Weekend in Central Park

[fblikesend]Enjoy the weekend in Central Park – Besides Shakespeare in the Park there are tours, storytelling and music – all can be found on the Central Park Calendar. We also have an amazing dance performance at the free SummerStage festival.

SummerStage is pleased to present “The Best of Forces,” four works that highlights the company’s 30th anniversary.

Founded in 1981, Forces of Nature Dance Theatre has become a major player in the dance world, having produced numerous high quality ballets and performing around the world. With a creative matrix centered between the African and American cultural diaspora, its aesthetic has been critically acclaimed as thought provoking and creatively brilliant. By utilizing a unique blend of performing arts including contemporary dance, traditional West African dance, ballet, house, hip-hop and martial arts, the company has been at the forefront of redefining the experience of African-American dance.

SummerStage is pleased to present “The Best of Forces,” four works that highlights the company’s 30th anniversary.

After many years of traveling the globe, Cecilia Marta returned to NYC with a vision to bring together a diverse and extraordinary group of dancers that would create the Cecilia Marta Dance Company (CMDC). The company’s objective is to speak through the language of dance about the ritualistic rhythms and magical experiences Cecilia encountered throughout her life, and as a child growing up in Panama. As a multicultural dance company, CMDC is committed to celebrating diversity and unity by melding contemporary and traditional ballet, Latin roots infused with a . . . → Read More: July 29th Weekend in Central Park

Lasker Pool In Central Park – Summer Oasis

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This Weekend in Central Park

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Enjoy the weekend in Central Park – Check out these events and more on the Central Park Calendar

Youth Basketball Clinic At North Meadow Recreation Center (located mid-Park at 97th Street)

Every Saturday, April 2 – October 29, 2011 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm (weather permitting)

Polish your game through drills, exercises, scrimmage, and intramural play. We’ll focus on ball … Event Details

Central Park Bagel Bark East Meadow

Bagel Bark

Munch on pastries, bagels, and coffee with fellow dog walkers during off-leash hours courtesy of the Central Park Conservancy’s Central Park Paws.

Bagel Barks happen monthly in dog-friendly areas all over Central Park. Event Details

Health and Race Walking Departs from the North Meadow Recreation Center (mid-Park at 97th St.)

Every Saturday, 9:00 am – 10:30 am Note: in July and August, this year-round program starts at 9:00 am instead of 9:30 am.

Enjoy views of the Park’s landscapes as you get fit. …

July 9, 2011 9:00AM Event Details

Chess Lec/Simul (with a Members-Only Perk!) Chess & Checkers House (Mid-Park at 64th Street)

Saturday, July 9, rain or shine 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (registration for Simul opens at 9:30 am)

Susan Polgar Grandmaster Susan Polgar Gets tips from a master to improve your game July 9, 2011 10:00AM

Event Details

Members-Only Boot Camp North Meadow Recreation Center Space is limited so sign-up early by Registering Online. http://www.centralparknyc.org/calendar/member-programs/member-rec-program-registration.html

A full body military based workout that includes circuit traini… Event Details Views from the Past . . . → Read More: This Weekend in Central Park

July 4th in Central Park

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