The Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs (MOAPIA), relaunched the Chinatown Park Start FRESH! Series for the third consecutive year to promote Mayor Bowser’s FitDC health and wellness initiative, which encourages District residents to pursue a healthier lifestyle. The series offered free fitness classes such as Tai Chi, yoga and Zumba and featured community events like a Chinatown community picnic and outdoor film screenings.
· Weekly Tai Chi (every Thursday at 8 AM, May – September)
· Weekly Fitness Sessions (every Monday at 6:30 PM, June – July)
· Chinatown Community Picnic (June 3, 11 AM – 2 PM)
· Asian Movie Night Series (Miss Granny: June 14, 7:30 PM; Moana: July 12, 8PM; Lion: August 16, 8PM, Mulan: September 29, 6:30 PM).
Check out photos from this summer’s events on Flickr and stay tuned for more events next summer!
Chinatown Park is located on the corner of Massachusetts Ave and I St NW between 5th and 6th St NW.
For more information, please contact Phuong Nguyen at [email protected]or contact 202-727-5560.