The five-week program offers lessons to middle school students in parks around city waterways. Science-based activities and recreation—such as rowing, fishing, and field trips to a variety of sites—allow students to experience the City waterways in their own backyards and learn how to protect them.


  • Cost: Free
  • Who: 6th – 8th graders
  • When: 9am – 3pm on Monday – Thursday from July to August (no exact dates yet)
  • Where: Kaiser Park, 2529 Neptune Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11224
  • Website:

How to Apply

Students and guardians should fill out the online application. Acceptance into the program is not guaranteed; applicants will be notified if they have been accepted.

For more information on Coastal Classroom programs, contact Luis Gonzalez at or call 212-360-3332.