Summer in the Square SITS Schedule Now Available

0205_SummerInTheSquareSummer is coming and you know what that means! Summer in the Square is returning to Union Square next Thursday (June 18th) and is overflowing with FREE morning and afternoon fitness classes, FREE kids activities and FREE music and dance performances!

Get into the health and wellness groove with classes from Atmananda Yoga Sequence, BRICK New York, Clay Health Club + Spa, NYHRC and Crunch Fitness.

Get the family out and about with Yoga StoryTime with Karma Kids, ArtFarm Animals, Kidville: Story Time Art Class and much more!

Enjoy smooth lunchtime jazz from The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music.

And lastly, make sure to go check out the full schedule of events on our shiny and brand new Summer in the Square website and get ready for 9 unforgettable Thursdays! Can’t wait to see you all there!

OLIVIA the Pig Making Special Appearance at Summer in the Square Tomorrow!

OLV_SiS_2013Nick 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

Summer in the Square Starts Next Thursday!

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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

Olivia Comes to Union Square

#olivia is in the square! #summerinthesquare #kids

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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.

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Dancing with a Princess: Club Dance with Peridance

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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

Summer in the Square – June 13th Recap

Peridance Contemporary Dance Company put on an unforgettable Performance.  (Photo: Scott Hobbs)

Peridance Contemporary Dance Company put on an unforgettable performance. (Photo: Scott Hobbs)

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