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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, September 16, 2015


Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Take a tour with Conservatory Garden staff and learn about the history of the only formal garden in Central Park, including its restoration by Central Park Conservancy.
Category: Nature, History, Tours


Bryant Park Juggling

at 42nd Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.
Category: Education


GreenThumb Workshop: Growing in Small Spaces

at Vogue Garden (in ), Bronx

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn how you can make the most out of every inch of available space by using window boxes and straw bales to grow edibles or ornamentals that will look great in your garden.
Category: Education, Nature


Free Lunchtime Exercise Classes in Morningside Park

at 112th Street and Manhattan Avenue (in Morningside Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
This class involves walking and using park benches to work various muscle groups.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors


TreesCount! 2015 Training Session

at 218th Street and 135th Avenue

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! Training class to learn the techniques you need to help us map, count, and care for every street tree in New York City.
Category: Volunteer, TreesCount! 2015



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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids

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NYC SPARX: Technology and Dance for Girls

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Girls ages 12-17 will learn coding, tinkering, app building, technology and get homework help and college prep in this free program.
Category: Education, Kids

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Ocean Breeze Wave Runners Youth Track Club

at Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex (in Ocean Breeze Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Practices will include training in cross country, sprinting events, middle distance and distance events, field events (including jumping and throwing events), and much more.
Category: Fitness, Kids, Sports

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GreenThumb Workshop: Double Raised Bed Building

at Festival Garden, Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Learn how to build double raised beds for your community garden. The double bed will provide an easier gardening experience for senior members.


Heart Smart: A 6-Session Heart Health Education Series!

at Asser Levy Recreation Center (in Asser Levy Playground), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The 6-session course includes cholesterol and blood pressure screenings. Participants receive tote bags, recipes, exercise bands, and other wellness tools...
Category: Fitness

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