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Fort Tryon – EXPLORASTORY KIDS: STORYTELLING NATURE WALK WITH STORYTELLER RACHAEL HARRINGTON

January 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Bundle up and get your creativity flowing! In this ExploraStory workshop, local storyteller Rachael Harrington will lead participants on a walk through the depths of Fort Tryon Park, observing natural elements along the way. Participant will create original characters and fairytales based on the unique natural features of the Alpine Garden and surrounding area. Best suited for kids ages 4 to 9. Caregiver must accompany their child for the duration of the event.

Meet at the Broadway/Arden Entrance to Fort Tryon Park.

Hot chocolate will be available!

Drawing in Community Workshop @ Word Up Recirculation

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Drawing as a vehicle for exploration, understanding, and self-expression, building freely through diverse aesthetic traditions via graphite and charcoal. Reimagining reality full satisfaction is closer.

Exploring dry media in 6 sessions every Thursday 7-8:30pm facilitated by local artist Reynaldo García Pantaleón.

$60.00 suggested donation (includes Supplies)

January 19 until February 23th, 2023

In compliance with Word Up Community Safety guidelines, all attendees for this workshop must remain masked at all times.

Recirculation, a project of Word Up Community Bookshop, is located at 876 Riverside Drive (near 160th St.) in Washington Heights, NYC. You can take the 1 train to 157th St., A/C train to 163rd St., and the M4 and M5 to Broadway and 159/160th.

Salsa Night with Andres Santiago at Holy Trinity

Warm up winter nights with salsa instruction and dancing Saturdays, Jan. 14 & Feb. 18 from 7 – 8:30 PM at Holy Trinity Church Inwood, 20 Cumming Street.
7 – 7:30 PM Instruction
7:30 – 8:30 PM DJ Dancing
Your instructor and DJ is Andres Santiago.
Andres has had a long career in dance as a performer, choreographer, and teacher. As a dancer of modern and international styles he performed worldwide with All Nations Dance Company, Rebecca Kelly Dance, and Nai Ni Chen Company. He taught at and managed a Fred Astaire Dance Studio, where he cemented his expertise in ballroom dance styles. In recent years he has helped seniors at centers in Inwood and Washington Heights improve their wellness through movement and exercise classes as well as seminars focused on preventing slips and falls. He also maintains a private coaching practice in ballroom dance and salsa

Fort Tryon – EXPLORASTORY KIDS: STORYTELLING NATURE WALK WITH STORYTELLER RACHAEL HARRINGTON

January 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Bundle up and get your creativity flowing! In this ExploraStory workshop, local storyteller Rachael Harrington will lead participants on a walk through the depths of Fort Tryon Park, observing natural elements along the way. Participant will create original characters and fairytales based on the unique natural features of the Alpine Garden and surrounding area. Best suited for kids ages 4 to 9. Caregiver must accompany their child for the duration of the event.

Meet at the Broadway/Arden Entrance to Fort Tryon Park.

Hot chocolate will be available!