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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 141–150 out of 484 events
from July 1, 2015 to December 26, 2015
in Nature (x) & Volunteer (x) categories

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Jul18

It's My Park at Claremont Park

at Claremont Gazebo (in Claremont Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with the NYC Parks gardening team every Saturday morning, to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul18

It's My Park at Fidler-Wyckoff House Park

at Fidler-Wyckoff House Park, Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, come get your hands dirty and volunteer with Wyckoff House & Association. Please wear sturdy shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul18

Upper River Paddle

at 219th Street and Bronx Boulevard (in Bronx Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Come canoe through Shoelace Park, Bronx River Forest, the New York Botanical Garden and the Bronx Zoo and expereince the natural beauty that NYC has to offer. For those who feel…
Category: Nature, Fitness, Tours, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront

Must See
Event
Jul18

Natural Areas Exploration Day

at Randalls Island Natural Areas (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Come explore Randall’s Island’s wetlands and other natural areas.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

TreesCount! Training in Ridgewood

at Myrtle Avenue & 71st Avenue

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! Training class to learn the techniques you need to help us map, count, and care for every street tree in New York City.
Category: Volunteer, TreesCount! 2015
Free!

Jul18

TreesCount!2015 Training 7/18

at 65 Broadway, 19th Floor New York, NY 10006

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! Training class to learn the techniques you need to help us map, count, and care for every street tree in New York City.
Category: Volunteer, TreesCount! 2015
Free!

Jul18

White Island Birding Excursion by Canoe (Advanced)

at Burnett Street and Avenue U (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Explore the water of Gerritsen Creek and paddle by this special island where only wildflowers and wild birds reside.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul18

It's My Park at Drew Playground

at Drew Playground, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Bringing The Peace and The Claremont Healthy Village to paint, pick up litter and help make Drew Playground beautiful.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul18

It's My Park at Ruppert Park

at Ruppert Park, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteers will be painting the fence and railing in and around the park, as well as doing some raking.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul18

It's My Park at Bayswater Park

at Bay 32nd Street and Beach Channel Drive (in Bayswater Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer to clean up and repaint mural wall. Group leaders will also facilitate parent vs. child kickball games, music, and barbequing. All are welcome.
Category: Kids, Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Must See
Event

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