Nick Jr.’s popular OLIVIA™ the Pig character is making a special return to Summer in the Square tomorrow! At 10:30 AM, join OLIVIA™ for Story Time and a book giveaway* and photo opportunity on the South Plaza. Continue reading
Get outdoors this summer! Summer in the Square returns next Thursday with a full line-up of free fitness classes, children’s entertainment, live jazz, dance classes and performances and more! You told us that you wanted more fitness, and we’re bringing Continue reading
At last Thursday’s Summer in the Square, children were delighted by a special appearance of Olivia the pig. Throngs of families lined the South Plaza despite the rain for a free book and to hear a special reading of OLIVIA Takes Ballet. The story was read by professional storyteller Luann Adams.
Are you awkwardly holding up the wall when you and your friends go out on the town? Do you find yourself the designated purse watcher while everyone boogies down on the dance floor? Well, we’ve got the solution to all of your (non) dancing woes. Continue reading
The rain did not knock this little green square in Manhattan down! Summer in the Square kicked off yesterday and with it the most exciting, intense day of fitness and fun. Kicking off at 7:00 AM, the Paragon running club set off and Circuit of Change‘s Mind Body Boot Camp kicked it in the rain. It was exhilarating and inspiring. No mat unmanned. Continue reading
If running and boot camp are not your style, get Zen with our free yoga classes from Jivamukti. Whether you’ve never taken a course before or are one bendy yoga expert, this free Summer in the Square class is for you. The class includes 14 points—asanas, meditation and spiritual teachings—in a sequence creatively designed by the teacher – Travis. A limited number of mats will be provided by our awesome neighbors at Paragon Sports.
We’ve been doing our running club at Summer in the Square for several years now. This year, backed by our incredible neighborhood sponsors at Paragon Sports, we’re introducing a comprehensive, fun running group every Thursday for ALL LEVELS. Run a 12 minute mile? No problem. Run a 6 minute mile? We’ve got something for you too. Point being: you’ll never run alone (what’s the fun in that?!). Continue reading
The temperature is rising and summer is finally upon us. You know what that means! Summer in the Square is coming back for more. FREE morning fitness classes (earlier so you can work out before the office), FREE kids performers and activities, and the return of our very popular FREE dance series. Check out the full schedule of summer fun and like Summer in the Square on Facebook.
The Union Square Partnership would like to thank all our sponsors and participants for a terrific Summer in the Square! Relive the excitement and view our gallery of all the fun we had. Remember to like Summer in the Square on Facebook to be the first to know about next year’s line up and get exclusive news and updates on our 2013 program. We look forward to seeing you next year!