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Week of January 15 - January 21, 2017

Calendar
Monday, January 16, 2017

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.

 

Take advantage of free beginner group skating lessons for adults on select Monday afternoons. The hour-long class is half formal instruction, half structured practice. Pre-register at Eventbrite

Class starts promptly at 1pm. We recommend that you arrive at least 20 minutes early to check-in, put on your skates, and stow your belongings in a locker. You may bring your own skates and lock; skate rental is $20 per person and locks are $10.

All lessons are taught by certified Skate Coaches from Bryant Park's own Skate School. Skate Rentals and Bag Check are not included.

Participants must be 18 years of age or older.

Pre-Registration closes at 9am the morning of the lesson.

 
Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.

 

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.

 

Featuring the Poets of McSweeney’s:

Jay Hopler

Emily Carr

Jesus Castillo

Dan Chelotti

Presented in partnership with McSweeney’s

This program will be held at: 
Kinokuniya Bookstore
1073 Avenue of the Americas 
New York, NY 10018

 
Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Join The Rise NYC, a community-driven pop-up fitness group, for a Boot Camp on the Fountain Terrace, on the Sixth Avenue side of the park. Rotations through exercises like crunches, planks, push-ups, burpees, and mountain climbers ensure a mixture of cardio and strength training that will keep you coming back--and seeing results. 

No equipment necessary; smiles and high-fives encouraged. Rain or shine.

For more information, check out our blog post.

 

Join us for an enjoyable walking tour of Bryant Park, and discover how Bryant Park Corporation successfully transformed "Needle Park" of the 1970s into Manhattan's Town Square of today. Our guides are loaded with expertise on the park's rich history, award-winning design, distinct amenities, and ongoing maintenance efforts.

Registration is required. Click here to register with Eventbrite. Please arrive at the Fountain by 10:55am to check-in with the guide. Tour will depart promptly at 11am.

FAQs

What is your cancellation policy?
Tours will continue as scheduled in light rain, but will be cancelled in heavy rain or inclement weather.

How large are tour groups?
Tours are capped at 20 participants. Please contact tours@urbanmgt.com if you plan to attend with a group larger than six people.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No need!

 

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.

 
Thursday, January 19, 2017

Work up a sweat on the Rink with an on-ice circuit workout. Expect exercises used by figure and hockey skaters that will make you a better skater. Please register at Eventbrite.

Class starts promptly at 8am. We recommend that you arrive at least 20 minutes early to check-in, put on your skates, and stow your belongings in a locker. You may bring your own skates and lock; skate rental is $20 per person and locks are $10.

Showers and towels are not provided. 

This class is recommended for competent skaters. Participants should feel comfortable with stopping, moving forward, and skating without holding onto anything. If you're interested in free skating lessons, check out our Lunch Break Lessons

The Rink is open to the public during Exerskate sessions. 

 

Registration is required for this event.
Register

 

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.

 
Friday, January 20, 2017

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.

 
Saturday, January 21, 2017

Cali Co Cat & Le Carrousel Pals are moving indoors for a chance to listen to stories, read great books, and earn free skate rentals. 

Saturdays, January 14, 2017- March 4, 2017

StoryTime will be held in Overlook, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion at Bank of America Winter Village Village at Bryant Park. 

There will be free books for attendees, while supplies last, courtesy of our partners at Penguin Random House.

Kids can also obtain a StoryTime Card and start earning their way to free skate rentals and lessons at The Rink.

Kids who get their card stamped at one StoryTime session, and attend one program at the Children’s Center at the New York Public Library (or read one library book there), will receive one free skate rental. Attendance at three StoryTime programs at Overlook wins the card-bearer a skate rental plus one for an adult as well, and all participants are automatically entered in a raffle to win a free Learn-to-Skate lesson.  

For NYPL info @ 42nd Street go to: https://www.nypl.org/events/calendar 

Narrow your search”: Location - Schwarzman Building; Audience - Children

 

 

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Southwest Porch

Southwest Porch

Located near the southern end of the Fountain Terrace, Southwest Porch offers all visitors the perfect spot to relax and recharge.

Sip, smile, stay for a while
Boot Camp

Boot Camp

Join The Rise NYC, a community-driven pop-up fitness group, for a Boot Camp.

Learn more about Boot Camp