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Gymtime is located at:

1520 York Avenue

New York, NY 10028

Phone: (212) 861-7732

Fax: (212) 861-8901


Independence Day Fun!

If you decide to stick around Manhattan for the fourth, there is plenty to do for the entire family.

Macy’s Fireworks The 37th annual Macy’s Fireworks show is sure to impress. With the theme, “It Begins with a Spark” and a synchronized soundtrack curated by Usher, expect 25 minutes of pyrotechnics at its best. Pack a […]

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Make it Monday: Make a Building

SHARED By: Max Stadnik, Director of Art at Gymtime, Early Learning Foundations and York Avenue Preschool

As the school year comes to an end, we are busy in the Art Room getting ready for the York Avenue Preschool Pre-K graduation. For the past few years, we have constructed buildings out of construction paper […]

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Make it Monday: Poetic Kites

SHARED by: Rachel Goetz, Teacher at York Avenue Preschool

This April our 4-year-old classroom at York Avenue Preschool has been exploring the season of Spring using our five senses. April is also Poetry Month, so our classroom made a “Spring Sensory Poem” in the shape of a kite! You can do the same!


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Make it Monday: Kalimba Thumb Piano

SHARED By: Stuart Klinger, Music Teacher at Early Learning Foundations Preschool and York Avenue Preschool

The thumb piano or “Kalimba”, is an African instrument that’s played with your thumbs. It is a very old instrument that has been played for thousands of years.

What You’ll Need:

1 Small rectangular box (an old iphone or ipod […]

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Make it Monday: Bumpy Tongue

SHARED By: Karyn Smith, Assistant Director at Early Learning Foundations Preschool

Did you know that on average a human tongue is covered with 10,000 taste buds? We use our tongues to tell us if something is sweet, sour, salty or bitter. The taste buds on our tongues are largely responsible for our […]

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