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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 11–20 out of 1,102 events
from April 25, 2014 to January 30, 2016
in Education (x) category

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Apr26

ESL Class

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

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Spanish speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11am on…
Category: Education
Free!

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

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

Must See
Event
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!

Must See
Event
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

Tunisian Crochet Beginners

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Learn basic Tunisian (Afghan) crochet. Make a pot holder. Materials required: One skein light colored worsted weight (#4) yarn #H crochet hook
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education
Free!

Apr26

Earth Fest at Battery Urban Farm

at Battery Urban Farm (in Battery Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Kick off the start of Battery Urban Farm’s season and celebrate Earth Day at Earth Fest!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Games, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr26

Arbor Day Celebration

at Tappen Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn how to plant and care for trees.
Category: Education, Nature, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Talks
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!

Must See
Event
Apr26

Introduction to Bird Watching

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Talks
Free!

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