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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 1–10 out of 27 events
from February 6, 2016 to April 6, 2016
in Talks (x) category

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Feb 9

Members Trip: The Bruce Museum and Artist Studio Visit

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join Wave Hill staff for a trip to Greenwich, Connecticut, to tour the eclectic Bruce Museum.
Category: Education, Art, Tours, Talks

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Feb 11

Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark

at Roy Wilkins Recreation Center, Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Please join us for a landscape painting workshop using watercolor, inks, and charcoal.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Feb 11

Personal Finance 101: Dollars and Sense

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Looking to get a better understanding of your personal finance? Join us for a special information session presented by AXA Advisors LLC. You'll learn about financial planning…
Category: Talks
Free!

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Friday, February 12, 2016

Feb 12

Arts, Culture & Fun: Preview Screening of The Black Panthers

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The screening will be followed by a discussion with Brittany Williams, Million Hoodies Movement for Justice, and former Black Panthers.
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, Film, Sports, Black History Month, Talks, Seniors
Free!

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Feb 12

Movies in the Parks: "Black Rose"

at Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground), Brooklyn

11:30 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Join Parks as we preview an exciting new TV show! Set in Brownsville, “Black Rose” follows an anthropology professor as she investigates the mysterious abduction of youth…
Category: Film, Talks
Free!

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Feb 13

Winter Workspace Open Studios

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
This winter, Glyndor Gallery is transformed again into studio spaces for artists to develop new work and offer opportunities for public interaction in the context of the garden.…
Category: Education, Art, Kids, Talks, Seniors

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Feb 13

On Poe & Becoming A Writer

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.2:00 p.m.
In celebration of Edgar Allan Poe's birthday, Bronx Writer's Center Director Charlie Vazquez shares his childhood experience of learning about Poe and Poe Cottage.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Feb 13

Chocolate Day!

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
We'll discuss all things chocolate, from the history of its consumption to the ways and means of the chocolate pot.
Category: History, Valentine's Day, Food, Talks

Feb 13

Happy Birthday Edgar!

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Come celebrate Edgar Allan Poe's birthday with the Bronx Historical Society's CEO Doc Hermalyn as he speaks about the poet's experience in the Bronx.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Feb 13

Paranormal Investigation

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 p.m.11:59 p.m.
Learn the basics of ghost hunting while attempting to communicate with some of the mansion’s previous tenants and quite possibly, reveal their romantic past.
Category: History, Valentine's Day, Talks

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