PROGRAM UPDATES

Because of COVID-19, City Parks Foundation is taking precautionary measures in all of our programs. Please see below for the status on all Spring programs.

We will continue to assess the situation and provide further program updates as they become available.

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Webinars for parks groups and enthusiasts brought to you by Partnerships for Parks

SHOWS ANYWHERE

Experience SummerStage and the Swedish Cottage from home

PLAY ANYWHERE

Tips on staying fit from our expert instructors and partners

LEARN ANYWHERE

Learn more about our city’s flora and fauna from our environmental educators and partners

BUILD ANYWHERE

Webinars for parks groups and enthusiasts brought to you by Partnerships for Parks

Junior Golf Center

For more information on our sports programs, please contact sports@cityparksfoundation.org.

The Session 1 program has been canceled through May 11, 2020.

 

Junior Golf Annex

For more information on our sports programs, please contact sports@cityparksfoundation.org.

Will remain closed through May 11, 2020.

 

Youth Track & Field

For more information on our sports programs, please contact sports@cityparksfoundation.org.

All spring programs have been canceled in all parks.

 

Seniors Fitness

For more information on our sports programs, please contact sports@cityparksfoundation.org.

All spring programs have been canceled in all parks.

 

Lacoste Junior Tennis Academy

For more information on our sports programs, please contact sports@cityparksfoundation.org.

 

The Lacoste Junior Tennis Academy tryouts on May 15, 2020 have been cancelled and will hopefully be rescheduled later this year.

CityParks Green Girls Empowered by ING After School Program

For more information on our education programs, please contact education@cityparksfoundation.org.

Please note that due to public school closures through the end of this school year (June 2020), City Parks Learn has transitioned our Green Girls after school program to online distance learning to serve students currently enrolled in the program

 

 

Coastal Classroom After School Program

For more information on our education programs, please contact education@cityparksfoundation.org.

Please note that due to public school closures through the end of this school year (June 2020), City Parks Learn will transition our Coastal Classroom after school program to online distance learning to serve students currently enrolled in the program.

 

Coastal Classroom Summer Groups Program

For more information on our education programs, please contact education@cityparksfoundation.org.

In abundance of caution, we’ve made the difficult decision to cancel our summer groups program this year.

Learning Gardens High School Training Program

For more information on our education programs, please contact education@cityparksfoundation.org.

Please note that due to public school closures through the end of this school year (June 2020), City Parks Learn has transitioned our Learning Gardens school day and after school training programs to online distance learning to serve our current school partners and current high school trainees. 

 

Learning Gardens School Day Program

For more information on our education programs, please contact education@cityparksfoundation.org.

Please note that due to public school closures through the end of this school year (June 2020), City Parks Learn has transitioned our Learning Gardens school day and after school training programs to online distance learning to serve our current school partners and current high school trainees. 

 

Learning Gardens Summer Groups Program

For more information on our education programs, please contact education@cityparksfoundation.org.

In abundance of caution, we’ve made the difficult decision to cancel our summer groups program this year. 

 

Seeds to Trees School Day Program

For more information on our education programs, please contact education@cityparksfoundation.org.

Please note that due to public school closures through the end of this school year (June 2020), City Parks Learn has transitioned our Seeds to Trees school day program to online distance learning to serve our current school partners.

 

Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

For information on the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre, please contact swedishcottage@cityparksfoundation.org.

Please note that the opening of our new show, Wake Up, Daisy!, will be delayed until further notice. We will continue to assess the situation and provide further program updates as they become available. You may exchange your ticket for a later date or request a refund, but we hope you will consider donating the price of the ticket to support the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre and free puppet shows in NYC Parks. Please email swedishcottage@cityparksfoundation.org for any assistance.

 

PuppetMobile

For information on the PuppetMobile, please contact puppetmobile@cityparksfoundation.org.

Please note that PuppetMobile performances of #LittleRed’sHood will be delayed. We will continue to assess the situation and provide further program updates as they become available. Sites that were confirmed for a PuppetMobile performance will be contacted directly with updates. Applications are still open for performances in September and October and will be reviewed and considered on a rolling basis. Please email puppetmobile@cityparksfoundation.org for any assistance.

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage

For more information on SummerStage, please contact summerstage@cityparksfoundation.org.

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage will not take place in May and June, per City restrictions. We are hopeful that we will be able to present SummerStage performances later in the summer or fall if and when public gatherings are allowed. In the meantime, we will be adding new live performances and original content to our website to bring SummerStage to you.

For ongoing updates on all of our programs, please continue to visit our website and social media channels.

 

The 6/22 Indigo Girls and Ani DiFranco show at SummerStage, Central Park is rescheduled to potentially take place on 9/18, pending city approval on events in New York. All tickets for the 6/22 show will be honored at the potential 9/18 show. If you can no longer attend, refunds will be available for 30 days from May 1, 2020.

For more information on refunds, please contact AXS  here or call 888.929.7849.

Partnerships for Parks

For more information on Partnerships for Parks, please contact partnershipsforparks@parks.nyc.gov

At this time we have made the decision to cancel, postpone, or move to webinar all Partnerships for Parks programming. We will continue to assess the situation and provide further program updates as they become available.

Please see below for program specific information:

It’s My Park

All It’s My Park projects are cancelled through June 30, 2020. While we are not rescheduling projects at this time, please keep in touch with your PfP project coordinator and we will assist with rescheduling as soon as we are able to.

In the interest of the health and safety of all of our patrons, we are currently not accepting any group volunteer project requests or applications at this time. Please check back for weekly updates or join our email list to get the most up-to-date information.

Partnerships Academy

Partnerships Academy workshops are currently being held online.