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It's My Park

It's my Park is the show that takes viewers on a tour of the 29,000 acres that make up the 1,700 parks in New York City - and now we've made it easier for you to learn about them all with the It's My Park Minute. Watch full It's My Parks or It's My Park Minutes on NYC life.

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It's My Park Minutes

 Skate Parks
Check out New York City's skate parks.
nyc.gov/parks.



 New York Rangers and NYC Parks Youth Hockey
In partnership with the New York Rangers and Live Positively, Coca Cola, Parks is offering free youth street hockey clinics for boys and girls aged 7-15. The clinics will provide instruction on how to play street hockey and tips on the importance of exercising and eating a balanced diet. All equipment is provided and no prior experience is necessary to participate.
nyc.gov/parks.



 Teammates in the Community
Partnerships for Parks brings New Yorkers together with the New York Mets to make parks thrive.
partnershipforparks.org.



 Central Park Skate Patrol
A volunteer corps of inline skaters cruise The Park drives.
72nd Street and Central Park West
skatepatrol.org
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 The Little Red Lighthouse
The Urban Park Rangers bring children to the landmark they know and love from the book "The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge" by Hildegarde H. Swift.
Fort Washington Park, West 181st Street and Hudson River, Inwood, Manhattan



 Dr. Ruth on Fort Tryon Park
Dr. Ruth Westheimer, Fort Tryon Park Board member, explains the best way to find romance in the park.
Fort Tryon Park, Inwood, Manhattan
nyc.gov/parks
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 Wedding Garden
The Wedding Garden in Foley Square, just outside the Marriage Bureau, is a great place to snap photos which commemorate tying the Knot.
Foley Square: Centre & Worth Streets, Lower Manhattan
nyc.gov/parks
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 Merchant House
Built in 1832, the Merchant's House on E. 4th Street is New York City's only 19th century home preserved virtually intact with the family's original furnishings.
29 East 4th Street, New York, NY 10003
historichousetrust.org
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 Star Track
Star Track is a free program, founded by Deirdre Murphy Bader, for teens training as competitive cyclists.
Kissena Park Velodrome, Queens, NY 11355
nyc.gov/parks
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 Adventure Challenge Course
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course is a challenging obstacle course that promotes team-building and problem-solving skills for groups or individuals as they surmount physically and intellectually demanding situation. Admission is free and the course is fully accessible; there are activities for all ages and all physical abilities.
Alley Pond Park, Queens
nyc.gov/parks
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 Walk NYC
Walk NYC is a FREE program that encourages New Yorkers of all ages to get fit while enjoying the outdoors. With funding provided by Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, Parks will staff locations throughout the city with trained walking instructors to lead one-hour walks (unless otherwise noted).
befitnyc.org.



 CityParks Jr. Golf Center
Christie Kerr invites Jr. Golfers to take up her sport.
8850 14th Avenue, Dyker Beach, Brooklyn
cityparksfoundation.org
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