A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from May 29, 2006
YAI Central Park Challenge
The annual YAI Central Park Challenge raises funds for people with disabilities.

Since its inception in 1957, YAI/National Institute for People with Disabilities Network has been a national leader in the provision of services, education and training in the field of developmental and learning disabilities.

Central Park Challenge
Saturday June 3rd, 2006 8:30am to 1:pm

The YAI Central Park Challenge

Wheelchair Race: 9:00am

5k run: 9:00am
3K fund-raising walk: 9:45am
Jr. All-American Races: 11:15am
Award Ceremony and Raffle Drawing: 12:00pm
Children's Area Open: 9:00am-1:00pm

DATE: Saturday, June 3, 2006
TIME: 8:30am - 1:00pm
LOCATION: Central Park (Bandshell via the 72nd Street entrances)

The Event
Celebrate the abilities of all people while spending the day in beautiful Central Park. The Central Park Challenge, organized by YAI/National Institute for People with Disabilities Network, helps to build brighter futures for people with disabilities. The day includes a 3K fundraising walk, 5K competitive run, Junior All American Races, and Family Fun Day.

YAI is a network of not-for-profit health and human services agencies dedicated to building brighter futures for people with disabilities of all ages and their families. YAI serves individuals, families, and communities in New York City, Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland, Orange, and Sullivan Counties within New York State. Services are also offered to the people of New Jersey and Puerto Rico. The National Training Institute offers additional support to numerous agencies which serve people with disabilities throughout the United States.

YAI's more than 250 programs and direct services benefit more than 15,000 individuals and their families daily.
Posted by Barry Popik
Sports/Games • Monday, May 29, 2006 • Permalink

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