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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 51–60 out of 626 events
from September 2, 2014 to January 30, 2016
in Education (x) category

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Sep13

NYC Compost Project: Fall Lawn Care

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
NYC Compost Project hosted by Queens Botanical Garden: Fall Lawn Care Saturday, September 13, 10am to 1pm Fee: $5 per person; registration required - email compost@queensbotanical.org…
Category: Education, Nature

Sep13

1776 Peace Conference Celebration

at Hylan Blvd and Satterlee Street, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The Conference House Association invites you to our signature event of the 238th Anniverary of the 1776 Peace Conference! Turn back time and see how John Adams, Benjamin Franklin,…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids, Tours

Must See
Event
Sep13

Tree Guard Building Workshop

at W. 150th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Tree Guards not only help protect street trees from vehicle damage, soil compaction, and pet waste, they also look fantastic!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sep13

GreenThumb Annual Harvest Fair

at Green Gems (in ), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This annual harvest celebration honors thousands of community gardeners and greening professionals across New York City for their work during the season.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Concerts, Festivals, Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep13

What's the Buzz About Bees?

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
What's the Buzz About Bees? Saturday, September 13, noon to 1:30pm Fee: $5 per person; registration required - see below Celebrate our winged aviators at this family-friendly…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Sep13

Citizenship Classes for Adults

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.
Category: Education
Free!

Sep13

Volunteer to Compost in Sherman Creek

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

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Help process food scraps collected from the neighboring Inwood Greenmarket and learn about the Sherman Creek Compost site.
Category: Education
Free!

Sep13

Conference House Tours

at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours

Sep13

Central Park Tour: Northern Welcome Tour

at East 106th Street Entrance (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
See the Park’s northernmost highlights on this walk from Conservatory Garden, along the Harlem Meer and past the North Woods.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Sep13

Children's Garden Fall Sessions

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
HSBC Children's Garden Fall Sessions September 13 & 21, October 4 & 26; 2-4 pm Autumn leaves mean it’s time for fall fun. Young gardeners in weekend sessions…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids

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