09.11.12 | No Comments
On August 28, 2012, City Parks Foundation presented Sabrina Bragerton-Nasert with the Billie Jean King Junior Tennis Award. After receiving her award, Sabrina gave a very touching speech, telling the audience how she became involved in CityParks Tennis and what the program means to her. Read the entire speech here!
09.07.12 | No Comments
On your mark, get set, go! On August 9th, athletes representing all five boroughs of New York City participated in the annual CityParks Track & Field Citywide Championships at Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island.
09.05.12 | 2 Comments
On Saturday, August 11, music fans of all ages gathered in Central Park for an afternoon of American roots, zydeco and folk music. Check out the video clip from the show!
08.30.12 | No Comments
On July 31 in Central Park, live global-soul music set the backdrop for The Power of the Trinity, a riveting, high-energy theatrical concert about Ethiopia’s last monarch, Emperor Haile Selassie. Check out this video clip with highlights from the show and cast interviews!
08.14.12 | No Comments
The Green Girls share highlights from their final week at the Green Girl Institute. Read about their trips to Time Warner Cable, Black Rock Forest, Clay Pit Ponds State Park and more!
08.06.12 | No Comments
The Green Girls have been hard at work! Read guest blog posts about their adventures water testing in the Hudson, canoeing on the Bronx River, and weeding in East NY Farms from their second week at the Green Girls Institute!
07.30.12 | No Comments
It's no surprise that Central Park was jammed pack when Alabama Shakes, Diamond Rugs and Robert Ellis came to perform on June 24th. Watch clips from this fantastic show and exclusive interviews with the artists!