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Here's what to do in New York City this week

From a group fitness class in Herald Square to a free outdoor movie in the park, there's plenty to enjoy in New York City this week. Read on for a rundown of ideas for how to fill your calendar.

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IronStrength after work in Herald Square

From the event description:

Come join our IronStrength workout in the middle of newly renovated Herald Square. After throwing down 30 minutes of IronStrength with Dr Metzl, we'll have 30 minutes of Zumba with Angelina Alfaro. All ages and fitness levels are welcome.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 6-7 p.m.
Where: Herald Square, 104 W. 35th St.
Admission: Free
Click here for more details, and to register

Runners' Ed: How to Meal Plan Like a Pro

From the event description:

Join us at the NYRR Runcenter as registered dietitian Natalie Rizzo shares her tips for meal planning and prepping. You’ll learn about the most important nutrients for runners, how to include them in your daily diet and how to distribute macros throughout the day. 

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Where: NYRR Runcenter, 320 W. 57th St.
Admission: Free
Click here for more details, and to register

My Beauty Mark Annual Cancer Awareness Event

From the event description:

My Beauty Mark Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides financial assistance to cancer patients who are undergoing treatment or recovering from this life-threatening illness and cannot work due to their diagnosis.

When: Thursday, Aug. 15, 5:30-9:30 p.m.
Where: 3795 10th Ave.
Admission: $40
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Summer Outdoor Movie Night: 'Dumbo'

From the event description:

Come with your blanket and snacks to sit on the North Lawn in West Stuyvesant. There are also many benches that allow for comfortable viewing and wheelchair access. Our last summer movie is "Dumbo," a modern retelling of the classic Disney film.

When: Thursday, Aug. 15, 8:30-11:30 p.m.
Where: Stuyvesant Square Park, Rutherford Place
Admission: Free
Click here for more details, and to register

Parking in NYC can be tough, especially during popular events. To find free or cheap parking and to book parking in advance, see this map of NYC parking from SpotAngels. And to get there by public transportation, see MTA's website for nearby subway stations and schedules.

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