Advanced Beginner Swimming Lessons

Practice basic strokes and learn important new skills such as butterfly kicking on back and front, freestyle touch-ups and the backstroke. All swimmers will need to bring a towel, a swim cap, goggles and a lock.
Sundays
January 4 – March 8, 2015
1:45-2:30pm

For ages 6 through adult.
To register call 646-210-4292 or email. 
Register now and receive a prorated fee for the remaining sessions.
Meets at the Community Center at Stuyvesant High School.

Beginner Group Swimming Lessons

The Community Center at Stuyvesant High School is offering this ten-class series, held on Sundays from January 4th through March 8th, 2015, from 1:00pm to 1:45pm.

Get comfortable getting in the water and learn important basic skills such as breathing, kicking on front and back, elementary treading and freestyle. Swimmers will need to bring a towel, goggles and a lock.

Ages 6 – Adult.

To register call 646-210-4292 or email. Register now and receive a prorated fee for the remaining sessions.

Just for Children!

Starting in January 2015!

This January Battery Park City Parks Conservancy has lots of fun ways for kids to learn, stay busy and have a ton of fun! Click below to learn more about each of the exciting programs we’re offering at 6 River Terrace, the BPC Ball Fields and the Communist Center at Stuyvesant High School!


JFC Stories & Songs

Tuesday, 9:40am-10:20am. 6 months to 3.5 years.
Tuesdays, 10:30am-11:10am. 13 months to 3.5 years.
Tuesdays, 11:20am-12noon. 13 months to 3.5 years.

Wednesdays, 9:40am-10:20am. 6 months to 3.5 years.
Wednesdays, 10:30am-11:10am. 13 months to 3.5 years.
Wednesdays, 11:20am-12noon. 13 months to 3.5 years.


JFC Chess for Children

Beginners, Age 5-7
Intermediate, Age 7 & Up


JFC Block PlayBlock Play for 3-4 Year Olds
Block Play for 5-7 Year Olds


JFC Learn to Swim Learn to Swim


Winter Sports and Games Small

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays at the BCP Ball Fields!


 
 
 

There’s also fun for grown-ups too!

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Winter Wonderland Workshop

Make nature-inspired ornaments, snowflake garlands & hand-printed wrapping paper. $15.00/person, includes supplies and materials.

For adults, teens, and children 5 and up.

Please pre-register by December 10. Call 212-267-9700, ext. 363 or email, registration@bpcparks.org. You can also click above to register online.

 

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Winter Afterschool Sports & Games

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, December 1st-February 27th, 3:30pm-5:00pm. 

Don’t stay cooped up this winter! Come out and warm up with Winter Afterschool Sports & Games at the Battery Park City Ball Fields! Soccer, flag-football, hockey, and more! Enjoy organized fun led by Parks Programming Leaders or play on your own.

Equipment provided. For ages 7 and older.

Tennis Lessons for Kids! Intermediate Level 1

Children are invited to join this intermediate level 1 tennis class taught by Tennis Pro Kim Champion. In this class, students go through an overall review of the basic fundamentals in addition to developing and successfully executing their groundstrokes while moving on the court, their Serves, and learning the game as a whole in which students learn the Rules and Scoring along with a Singles/Doubles game. Students also are introduced, and practice, specialty shots such as Drop shot, Slice, Overhead Smash, and the Lob. Safety and rules are emphasized throughout the class.

Kim Champion describes herself as a traditionalist. She believes that in teaching students the game of tennis there are 3 keys:
1- Core Footwork
2- Repetition
3- Fun (Teachers must make the learning process fun.)

BPCPC’s Community Center at Stuyvesant High School offers this class in a gymnasium where the weather is always pleasant. The series is five sessions. Please note: children need to bring their own raquet. Balls are provided. Call 646-210-4292 to register.

Saturdays, November 22nd – December 20th, 2014.

5 Sessions:
Members -$137.50
Non-Members $150.00

Drop In:
Members- $32.00
Non-Members- $35.00

 

Tennis Lessons for Kids! Beginner, Level 2

Children are invited to join this advanced beginner tennis class taught by Tennis Pro Kim Champion. In this tennis class, students continue to develop their coordination skills and work more on refining their groundstrokes. They learn ready position, change of grips and practice on proper preparation for groundstrokes and consistency hitting. In addition, students are introduced to the Forehand and Backhand Volleys and the Serve. Safety procedures and rules are emphasized throughout the class.

Kim Champion describes herself as a traditionalist. She believes that in teaching students the game of tennis there are 3 keys:
1- Core Footwork
2- Repetition
3- Fun (Teachers must make the learning process fun.)

BPCPC’s Community Center at Stuyvesant High School offers this class in a gymnasium where the weather is always pleasant. The series is five sessions. Please note: children need to bring their own raquet. Balls are provided. Call 646-210-4292 to register.

Saturdays, November 22nd – December 20th, 2014.

5 Sessions:
Members -$137.50
Non-Members $150.00

Drop In:
Members- $32.00
Non-Members- $35.00

 

Tennis Lessons for Kids – Beginners

Children are invited to join this introduction to tennis class series taught by Tennis Pro Kim Champion. Students learn and practice the basic fundamentals such as correct footwork, racket and ball handling skill drills, and activities to develop hand-eye and racket coordination.  In addition, students learn the two (2) basic groundstrokes (Forehand and Two Handed Backhand) and practice a variety of drills and lead up games.  Safety procedures and rules are emphasized throughout the class.

Kim Champion describes herself as a traditionalist. She believes that in teaching students the game of tennis there are 3 keys:
1- Core Footwork
2- Repetition
3- Fun (Teachers must make the learning process fun.)

BPCPC’s Community Center at Stuyvesant High School offers this class in a gymnasium where the weather is always pleasant. The series is five sessions. Please note: children need to bring their own raquet. Balls are provided. Call 646-210-4292 to register.

Saturdays, November 22nd – December 20th, 2014.

5 Sessions:
Members -$137.50
Non-Members $150.00

Drop In:
Members- $32.00
Non-Members- $35.00

 

Art+Games

After school art activities and lawn games. For children age 5 and up.