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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 21–30 out of 30 events
from May 1, 2016 to July 22, 2016
in Talks (x) category

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Jun 16

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside Gallery, Art in the Park - Opening Ceremony

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us for an opening ceremony and tour with the artist on Thursday, June 16 at 4 p.m.
Category: Accessible, Art, Tours, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Jun 22

Partnerships Academy Workshop: Partnering for Success (Queens)

at Overlook Building Conference Room, Queens

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
In this workshop, participants will gain the skills to build strong relationships with businesses, government, and other organizations.
Category: Education, Volunteer, Talks
Free!

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Jun 23

Arts, Culture & Fun: Dark Nights, Bright Lights Quantum Astronomy for Beginners

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, Manhattan

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
We'll discuss what was actually found out about Pluto’s size, surface, atmosphere, moons, and more.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Festivals, History, Talks, Seniors, Astronomy
Free!

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Jun 25

Romance Literary Festival

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

2:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Meet authors of contemporary, paranormal, and historic romance. Take a tour of the mansion and find out how Eliza Jumel lived and loved.
Category: History, Talks

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Sunday, July 10, 2016

Jul 10

George Washington Dinner Fundraiser

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

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Step back to the late 18th century to discover some of George and Martha Washington’s favorite foods and the culinary customs of America’s first presidential couple.
Category: History, Food, Talks

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Jul 12

Arts, Culture & Fun: Street Stories

at St. Johns Recreation Center, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
This hands-on workshop is an introduction to documentary photography. Aldo Saligno will take you through a range of tips and techniques necessary to capture compelling images of…
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, Art, Film, Tours, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Friday, July 15, 2016

Jul 15

Arts, Culture & Fun: Wildlife of New York

at Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join artist Giada Crispiels as she leads an art workshop at the Salt Marsh Nature Center, in Marine Park, with her new book, Wildlife of New York, a Five-Borough Coloring…
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, Art, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Jul 16

Garden Crafts for Adults

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

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Why should kids get to have all the fun? Due to popular demand, join Gardener Karen and Curator Kelsey for a fun afternoon of garden-related colonial and modern crafts for adults.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, History, Tours, Talks

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Jul 17

Paranormal Investigation: Eliza Jumel's Death Anniversary

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

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of paranormal investigating while possibly communicating with Morris-Jumel Mansion’s longest resident Eliza Jumel on the 151st anniversary of her passing.
Category: History, Talks

Friday, July 22, 2016

Jul 22

Arts, Culture & Fun: Wildlife of New York

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join artist Giada Crispiels as she leads an art workshop at the Salt Marsh Nature Center, in Marine Park, with her new book, Wildlife of New York, a Five-Borough Coloring…
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, Art, Talks, Seniors
Free!

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