Get Your Yoga, Tai Chi, Tango & More at Washington Square Park This Summer – With a Dose of Privatization Watch Thrown in for Good Measure!

Fitness, dance and self-improvement classes at Washington Square Park began in early June/July this year and you can still join in through mid-September! All classes are free.

Schedule follows. Read on for some privatization-related controversy around these events.

Tuesdays

Dates still to come: July 24, 31, August 7, 14, 21, 28, September 4, 11

TAI CHI
8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Garibaldi Plaza

MOVEMENT CLASSES, ADULTS & SENIORS
9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Garibaldi Plaza
Presented by Dances for a Variable Population

TANGO
6-8 p.m. Holley Plaza
Presented by Strictly Tango NYC School

Wednesdays

Dates still to come: July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, September 5, 12

YOGA
8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Garibaldi Plaza

KIDS YOGA
10-10:45 a.m. Kids playground

Bring your own yoga mat.

Thursdays

Dates still to come: July 26, August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, September 6

YOGA
8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Garibaldi Plaza

Bring your own yoga mat.

* * *

These classes are “brought to you by NYC Parks and Washington Square Park Conservancy.” For nearly a decade, if not more, these events were “brought to you” by the New York City Parks Department alone.

See next post for details on privatization controversy around this.

Spread the love

Leave a Comment

%d bloggers like this: