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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 314 events
from February 1, 2015 to January 30, 2016
in Education (x) category

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Feb24

Central Park Tour: Belvedere's Kingdom

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Take a walk around the landscapes dominated by historic Belvedere Castle. See some of the area's featured attractions, including the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond, Shakespeare Garden, and the Obelisk.
Category: Education, History, Tours

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Feb25

Intro to Computers for Adults with Disabilities

at McCarren Play Center, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Learn computing basics in a friendly, sociable environment! Adults with and without disabilities are welcome, but all participants must be Recreation Center members.
Category: Accessible, Education

Feb25

NYC Compost Project hosted by Queens Botanical Garden: Teacher Wormshop

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Learn great facts about earthworms, how to set up a worm bin, and how to maintain the system effectively.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Feb26

Intro to Computers for Adults with Disabilities

at McCarren Play Center, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Learn computing basics in a friendly, sociable environment! Adults with and without disabilities are welcome, but all participants must be Recreation Center members.
Category: Accessible, Education

Feb26

Learn To Draw

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

1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value and sketching. (Ages 10-adults).
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education
Free!

Friday, February 27, 2015

Feb27

Creative Writing Short Stories Workshop

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

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Take this introduction to short story writing. Learn about plot, conflict, resolution with a published writer.
Category: Education, Seniors
Free!

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Feb28

ESL Class

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

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.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!

Feb28

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
History buffs will love this tour of key sites in the American Revolution and the War of 1812.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors

Feb28

Outdoor Survival Workshop

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Discover how the simplest everyday materials like fishing line, duct tape or Chap-stick can aid your survival.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb28

Citizenship Classes for Adults

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

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.
Category: Education
Free!

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