Calendar

Please note: Events are subject to change. Please always check with event organizers for updated information.

Aug 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Come sing, rap, or play your heart out as a part of the St. Mary’s band! We will compose a hit from scratch and upload it to Soundcloud! Participants will have time to work on their solo projects as well! This is a one-day, drop-in youth tech workshop for kids who are younger than 14 years old. Workshops take place on August 22 and 24.
St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)
Aug 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
The Bronx Meets East Africa is an exhibition showcasing East African artists and their emerging relationships to the Bronx community. The artwork featured will focus on the following themes: The drive to feed one’s family, to provide a decent shelter for self and loved ones, to belong, and to leave a legacy. The event intends to showcase the similarities and differences of Ugandans’ daily life compared to that of an
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am
Adults decorate and up-cycle your clean, empty cans and bottles with beautiful napkins, wrapping paper, and vintage images from home. Participants should bring their own vintage party napkins, wrapping paper or magazine cut outs to apply to surfaces of the items they are up-cycling to art. Outside and inside of cans and bottles should be clean and free of labels and gummy residue. Schedule July: Decorative Cans/Vintage (bring your own
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
10:30 am
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more! Every hour another sport is introduced. This event is free for participants. Please check in at the recreation center to get a free membership card which will allow you to come into the building when the staff are on
Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.
Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. Free with admission to the grounds.
Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
1:00 pm
During August, we will create decoupage cards. Using magazine cut-outs or decorative party napkins we will decorate a cute greeting or art card. In September, we will create decoupage containers using magazine cut-outs or a decorative pack of party napkins. Bring clean, empty cans, labels, and please remove gummy residue.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
Wave Hill’s Curatorial Fellow will lead a tour of the summer exhibitions in Glyndor Gallery. An exuberant counterpoint to Wave Hill’s lush summer gardens, Flora Fantastica! shows the work of four artists who share an interest in using pattern derived from cultural and botanical sources to create fantastic hybrid forms. Nancy Blum , Amy Cheng and Elisabeth Condon each have an entire room for their paintings. Jill Parisi creates an
Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill)
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
Wave Hill’s Curatorial Fellow will lead a tour of the summer exhibitions in Glyndor Gallery. An exuberant counterpoint to Wave Hill’s lush summer gardens, Flora Fantastica! shows the work of four artists who share an interest in using pattern derived from cultural and botanical sources to create fantastic hybrid forms. Nancy Blum , Amy Cheng and Elisabeth Condon each have an entire room for their paintings. Jill Parisi creates an
Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill)
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
Students learn to code everyday items (an apple!) to create musical instruments. This is a Science, Technology, Arts, and Mathematics one-time workshop for kids who are younger than 14 years old. This workshop takes place on August 22 and 24.
St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)
2:00 pm
Bring your child for a fun afternoon of painting the scenery around them, with the help of Art Student’s League’s Pedro Rodriguez. It’s a cool activity for a hot day. Supplies will be provided!
Woodlawn Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park)
Aug 22 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2:30 pm
Kids create their own miniature art to take home. The piece is small enough to carry in your pocket or in your hand. For ages 6 to 12 years old. Parents or adults welcome with their younger child. Schedule July: Thumb Things – Little ones make watercolor work of art with their very own thumb print August: Mini Greeting Cards-Make a mini greeting card to keep or give as a
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
6:00 pm
Come ready to run and have a little fun! NEW MEETING LOCATION We now meet two blocks up from the G Bar. We meet next to Franz Sigel Park (153rd & Grand Concourse) Meet us @ 6PM Bag on deck. We run @ 6:30PM All levels welcomed We will stretch afterwards. We don’t run real fast and no one gets left behind.   More info: www.meetup.com/Bronx-Sole
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Fusion of vinyasa and yin yoga.  The first 30 minutes will be a fluid vinyasa flow (yang), which focuses on balance, strength, and endurance.  The remaining 30 minutes will incorporate meditative yin poses that are held for 3-5 minutes and works of the deep connective tissues in the body- a great source of flexibility!  All levels welcomed.  Please bring your own mat. Location: More Than A Tutor          
7:00 pm
The Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA) and Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz will present seven summer concerts beginning July 18th and ending August 23rd in the Northwest Bronx. Venue hosts and co-presenters include the Amalgamated/Park Reservoir Housing Cooperatives, the Riverdale YM-YWHA and Henry Hudson Park. All shows will be free and open to the public. “I am pleased to provide funding to the Bronx Council on the Arts for this amazing free concert series,” says
Aug 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A teen girl and a demigod embark on an adventure as they search for a legendary island. Know Before You Go You should arrive before 7:00 p.m. to get your spot. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on; there will be a limited supply of chairs available. Bottled water is
Playground for All Children (in Pelham Bay Park)
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
The Bronx Meets East Africa is an exhibition showcasing East African artists and their emerging relationships to the Bronx community. The artwork featured will focus on the following themes: The drive to feed one’s family, to provide a decent shelter for self and loved ones, to belong, and to leave a legacy. The event intends to showcase the similarities and differences of Ugandans’ daily life compared to that of an
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
Kids learn how to make hip-hop beats and have the chance to sing and/or rap on those beats, if they choose. The course will cover audio production in terms of pre-production as well as post-production. This is a one-day, drop-in youth tech workshop. Workshops take place on August 21, 23, and 25. This workshop is designed for kids younger than 14 years old.
St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am
Your brain experiences relief by entering a meditative state. Stress and anxiety levels have the potential to be lowered. Negative thoughts are expelled as you take in positivity. It’s a hobby that can be taken with you wherever you go.(Seniors 60 years and over)
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
10:30 am
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities to our NYC youth throughout the spring and summer seasons. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more! Every hour another sport is introduced. This event is free for participants. Please check in at the recreation center to get a free membership card which will allow you to come into the building when the staff are on
Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
Aug 23 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
11:30 am
Adults will create miniature works of art (4″x6″ to 2.5″x3.5″) to display at home or give as a gift for a loved one; from delicate miniature paper cuttings to vintage art and painted rocks. The work requires intense concentration, following precise directions and use of fine tools for cutting and shaping. Schedule July: Delicate Paper Cutting lace-like art through precise, delicate paper cutting. August: Painted Animal /Character Rocks – Please
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Aug 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
11:30 am
This art workshop engages special needs adults through art for self expression. Due to limited space, please call to schedule your group’s visit. Groups are scheduled for every two weeks. Everyone should bring their own small, clean rocks, ready for painting. Themes May: Painting Cardboard Coaster June: Painting on Rocks-Nature
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
Participants will learn how to create structures using Keva Planks. They will create contraptions that will include ramps, baskets, funnels, chutes, etc. while using physics and engineering concepts. This is a Science, Technology, Arts, and Mathematics one-time workshop for kids who are younger than 14 years old.
St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)
Aug 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2:30 pm
You’ll learn how to make cute crafts out of recycled materials to give as gifts or keep for yourself. Monthly Recycle to Art Projects July: Stick Puzzles – Make an original puzzle using popsicle sticks August: DIY Balloon Bowl – Make your very own bowl using a balloon September: Cardboard Collage – Make a cardboard collage work of art to hang or display
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Free fitness classes are a great way for the entire family to stay fit! Join us for free Zumba in the garden with Sweet Water Dance and Yoga.
Willis Avenue Community Garden
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
6:30 pm
The summer is not over yet! We are bringing the beach to the park. Join us for sand boxes, water tables, arts and crafts, beach games, and more!
Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
7:00 pm
The Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA) and Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz will present seven summer concerts beginning July 18th and ending August 23rd in the Northwest Bronx. Venue hosts and co-presenters include the Amalgamated/Park Reservoir Housing Cooperatives, the Riverdale YM-YWHA and Henry Hudson Park. All shows will be free and open to the public. “I am pleased to provide funding to the Bronx Council on the Arts for this amazing free concert series,” says
7:30 pm
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here’s your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area. With the help of the NY Rollin’ Knicks Wheelchair Basketball Team, it’s guaranteed to be tons of fun and you’ll come back every week for more action!
West Bronx Recreation Center
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Come sing, rap, or play your heart out as a part of the St. Mary’s band! We will compose a hit from scratch and upload it to Soundcloud! Participants will have time to work on their solo projects as well! This is a one-day, drop-in youth tech workshop for kids who are younger than 14 years old. Workshops take place on August 22 and 24.
St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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