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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.

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Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Aug14

Checkmate 101

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Take your chess playing skills to the next level with Brooklyn chess instructor Zebedee Collins.
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug14

Sunset Garden Walks at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

6:30 p.m.
Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for a mini tour of one of Wave Hill's magnificent gardens.
Category: Nature, Tours

Aug14

Shape Up NYC: Yoga

at Astoria Park Track (in Astoria Park), Queens

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
An open level class with a focus on bringing awareness to the body through core strengthening and total body flexibility. Please bring your own mat. Weather permitting.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug14

Sunset Music at Wave Hill: Milteri Tucker/Bombazo Dance

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Milteri Tucker and her dance company Bombazo Dance, mix classical, contemporary and social styles of dance to create a new movement vocabulary that draws on the American and Latino experience.
Category: Concerts, Nature

Aug14

Andy Andy in association with La Mega

at High Bridge Park (in Highbridge Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Dominican singer Andy Andy has emerged as one of a handful of musicians on the cutting edge of the Bachata craze, beginning with his debut album, Aqui Conmigo.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug14

Sunset Pilates

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join Lou Cornacchia, founder of Cobble Hill's Body in Balance Studio, for Sunset Pilates, an intermediate pilates mat class.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug14

Outdoor Cinema at Socrates Sculpture Park: The Gleaners and I

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

7:00 p.m.
Socrates Sculpture Park and AT&T present "Outdoor Cinema 2013," an eight-week international festival of films, performance and food, in partnership with Film Forum and Rooftop Films.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Film, Fourth of July, Free Summer Movies, Free Summer Concerts, Food, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Aug14

Shape Up NYC Couch to 5k

at B.86th Street & Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
A beginner program for the aspiring runner, this class will combine running, walking, and conditioning exercises to get you in shape for long distance running. Free, All are…
Category: Fitness
Free!

Aug14

Zumba Under the Stars with Lisa G aka RockaZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Hockey Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk), Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance which combines Latin and African dance steps.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug14

Hip-Hop Theater: King Kong

at 18 Mount Morris Park West (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
King Kong is an original music/dance/comedy spectacle that radically subverts everything you thought you knew about the one of the most famous love stories in movie history.
Category: Concerts, Theater, Free Summer Concerts, Free Summer Theater
Free!

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