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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.

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from April 23, 2014 to November 29, 2014
in Nature (x) category

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Apr26

Weird, Wild & Wonderful

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
The New York Botanical Garden invited members of the American Society of Botanical Artists to participate in a study of the eccentric, creating works of art based on unusual plants.
Category: Accessible, Nature, Art

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Apr26

Edible Gardening Workshop

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Children’s Garden Manager Lauren Gill demonstrates sustainable methods to create an edible mini garden for your backyard, deck, or window box. Learn how to grow fresh,…
Category: Education, Nature, Food
Free!

Apr26

History of the Highland Park Ridgewood Reservoir

at Ridgewood Reservoir This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
Join Charles Monaco, local resident and history buff, on a tour of the reservoir and learn about its inception, cultural impact and role as part of the "Brooklyn Waterworks".
Category: Education, Nature, History
Free!

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Event
Apr26

Bird Walk

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Come check out some of the best birding spots in Manhattan and learn how New York Restoration Project’s approach to landscape management supports these populations.
Category: Birding, Nature, Tours, Talks
Free!

Apr26

Birding: Willow Lake

at Albert H. Mauro Playground (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Apr26

Birding Bonanza

at Icahn Stadium (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
We'll explore our wetlands and woodlands in search of resident and migratory birds.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr26

Dinosaur Safari: Mysteries Revealed

at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
See more than 30 animatronic dinosaurs, including a 40-foot long tyrannosaurus rex, on this ride through the two-acre safari.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

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Event
Apr26

Bryant Park Fly Fishing

at Fifth Avenue Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of fly fishing - no water needed!
Category: Education, Nature, Father's Day, Fishing
Free!

Apr26

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Apr26

Prospect Park Fair

at The Bandshell (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance welcomes all Brooklynites to enjoy a day of family fun at the Prospect Park Fair. There will be live entertainment, vendors, food trucks, tennis…
Category: Education, Concerts, Nature, Festivals, Games, Kids, Sports, Food, Talks
Free!

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