This Weekend in Central Park


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 …
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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
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Recurring 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
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Open 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

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Open Members-Only Boot Camp
North Meadow Recreation Center
Space is limited so sign-up early by Registering Online.

A full body military based workout that includes circuit traini…
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Views from the Past Tour
Outside the Dairy Gift Shop, mid-Park at 65th Street.

As you promenade through the heart of Central Park, imagine yourself
living in 19th-century New York City. Learn about the Park’s history and
hear how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calv…

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Recurring Conservatory Garden Tour
Meet at Vanderbilt Gate (105th Street and Fifth Avenue)

Every Saturday, April 2 through October 29, 2011
11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Experience the Park’s only formal garden with the Conservatory Garden
staff. See exuberant perennial and annual beds, a…
July 9, 2011 11:00AM

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Recurring Storytelling at Hans Christian Andersen
Hans Christian Andersen

Each Saturday at 11:00 am, from June through September, storytellers will tell folk and fairy tales from many countries and especially the stories of Hans Christian Andersen. The majority of the audience is adults who know that…
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Open Seneca Village Tour

Inside the Park at the southeast corner of 85th Street and Central Park West. Seneca Village was Manhattan’s first known community of African-American property owners, on land that would become Central Park. Learn about the history of the village
July 9, 2011 12:00PM

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Open West Side Stories Tour
Inside the Park on the north side of West 81st Street at Central Park West. Walk through a scenic area on the western edge of the Park, much of which is off the beaten track for most visitors.
July 9, 2011 2:00PM

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Open SummerStage: ChocQuibTown, Rita Indiana, Ursula 1000 and Que Bajo?!
Rumsey Playfield

Presented in association with (LAMC) Latin Alternative Music Conference.

ChocQuibTown is Colombia’s most popular hip-hop group. Their innovative sound fuses funk, hip-hop, Jamaican ragga, and electronic music.
July 9, 2011 3:00PM

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Open SummerStage: ChocQuibTown, Rita Indiana, Ursula 1000 and Que Bajo?! Presented in association with (LAMC) Latin Alternative Music Conference
Rumsey Playfield

Join SummerStage for this year’s free concerts in Central Park!

Read more here.
July 9, 2011 3:00PM
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Recurring Shakespeare in the Park: Measure for Measure
Delacorte Theater

Until July 30, Parkgoers can enjoy free performances of two of
Shakespeare’s masterpieces performed in repertory: Measure for Measure
and All’s Well that Ends Well. Read more about Shakespeare in the Park,
including how to get tic…

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