THINGS TO DO
CBXT, Pier 17, 89 South Street – Lower Manhattan, 5:30pm – 6:15pm
Free fitness classes are now available on Tuesdays and Thursdays curated by some of New York’s top fitness experts, courtesy of LIFEWTR and NewYork-Presbyterian, Lower Manhattan Hospital. CompleteBody Xross Training also known as CBXT, this premiere program incorporates a body transforming group of HIIT functional movements utilizing kettle bells, battle ropes, TRX, weights, rowing, Bosu and the exclusive Queenex Bridge. Free. RSVP.
Strictly Tango at Washington Square Park, Holley Plaza in Washington Square Park, 6pm – 8pm
Put on your dancing shoes and learn with Strictly Tango NYC Dance School. They bring you “the authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling.” Come with your partner, your friends or come by yourself and find a new dancing partner. In case of rain, the event will be cancelled. Free.
Sunset Salsa, Pier 45 at Hudson River Park, Hudson River Greenway, 6:30pm – 9pm
Every Tuesday, Hudson River Park hosts a Salsa dancing night with some of NYC’s best DJs. Beginner Salsa dance lessons from 6:30pm – 7:15pm followed by a dance party. Free. RSVP.
Bryant Park Poetry: Graywolf Press, Reading Room in Bryant Park, 7pm – 8:30pm
Join the Bryant Park Reading Room Poetry Series. This week’s program is produced in partnership with Graywolf Press. Featuring the poets Saskia Hamilton, Matthea Harvey, Erika L. Sánchez, and Susan Stewart. Free.
Stargazing, The High Line at 14th Street – Chelsea, 6:45pm – 9:30pm
Head to the High Line for a walk along the park and a chance to take a closer look at the stars. Peer through high-powered telescopes provided by members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York to see rare celestial sights. Free.
Bryant Park Graphic Novel BookClub: ‘The Beatles Yellow Submarine,’ Reading Room in Bryant Park, 12:30pm – 1:45pm
Join fellow enthusiasts and expert facilitators to discuss graphic novels. Stop by the Reading Room and get your free book for the discussion, available while supply lasts. This week is The Beatles Yellow Submarine. Hosted by Kelly Coyle-Crivelli of Penguin Random House. Free.
Bryant Park Knitting Class, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, 1:30pm – 3pm
Swing by for free instruction from yarn store Knitty City, and knit with fellow enthusiasts. Yarn and needles provided. Classes are weather permitting. Free.
Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm
Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines at outdoor Reading Rooms. Located both in Herald Square Park and Park East at One Penn Plaza, Reading Rooms are staffed with a coordinator for recommendations. Free.
Adjective Animal, Hot Curl, and Project Diem, Alphaville, 140 Wilson Ave – Brooklyn, 12pm, $8 – $10.
Victor Lin, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, 12:30pm, Free.
Teen Body, Sean Henry, Water From Your Eyes, The Throat, Secret Project Robot, 1186 Broadway – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.
Tomberlin, Yowler, Emily Yacina, Union Pool, 484 Union Ave – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.
Flower, Torpor, SAP, Decisions, The Glove – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8.
The Triplets Of Comedy w/ Nick Naney, Eudora Peterson, Sandy Honig, Union Hall, 702 Union St – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.
Grandbaby Comedy w/ Liz Magee (All Female Reboot), Andy Sandford (Conan), Sara DeForest (SF Punchline), Lynn Maleh (Wolf Den Comedy), 55 McGuinness Boulevard South – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.
Hair, Frisbee Hill in Central Park – UWS, 6:30pm, Free.
Gremlins, Henry M. Jackson Playground – LES, 8pm, Free.
Open Garden Days: Alice’s Garden at the H.H. Biddle House, H.H. Biddle House in Conference House Park, 70 Satterlee Street – Staten Island, Every day until Dec. 31, 7am – 7pm, Free.
Morning Fitness, Heather Garden in Fort Tryon Park, Cabrini Boulevard and Fort Washington Avenue – Inwood, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Dec. 31, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.
Bryant Park Tai Chi, Fountain Terrace – Bryant Park, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Sept. 27, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.
Tai Chi Class, Garibaldi Plaza in Washington Square Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 11, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.
Fitness Walk, Fort Totten Front Gate in Fort Totten Park, Totten Road and Cross Island Parkway – Queens, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Nov. 1, 9am – 10am, Free.
Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: A Collective Utterance – Naima Green, Arsenal in Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue – UES, Every weekday until Aug. 30, 9am – 5pm, Free.
Bryant Park Yoga, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 18, 10am – 11am, Free.
Yoga, Pats Lawn in Inwood Hill Park, W. 218th St. and Indian Road, Every Tuesday until Aug. 29, 6:30pm – 8pm, Free.
Yoga in the Park, Sunken Meadow Picnic Area in Randall’s Island Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 11, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.
Pilates in the Park, The Plaza at 66th Street in Riverside Park South, Every Tuesday until July 31, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.
Bodyroll Workout, The Plaza at 66th Street in Riverside Park South – UWS, Every Tuesday until Sept. 25, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.
Riverside HIIT, Terrace at 108th Street in Riverside Park, Every Tuesday until Oct. 30, 6:30pm – 7:15pm, Free.
Shape Up NYC: Zumba Fitness, Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk – Queens, Every Tuesday until Aug. 14, 7pm – 8pm, Free.
Waterfront Yoga, Hunter’s Point South Park – Queens, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Sept. 20, 7pm – 8pm, Free.
Sunset Yoga by the Beach, Beach 102nd Street and Shorefront Parkway – Queens, Every Tuesday until Sept. 4, 7:30pm – 8:30pm, Free.
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