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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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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Dec11

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

Dec11

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Dec11

Riding the Waves Exhibit

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

1:00 p.m.
The new Lenape Gallery at Conference House Park Visitor Center will open Riding the Waves, a new exhibit of the Museum of Maritime Navigation and Communication. The premiere…
Category: Education, History, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Dec11

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!

Dec11

Westchester Square Business Improvement District's Holiday Celebration

at Owen F. Dolen Park, Bronx

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Presented by NYC Councilman James Vacca, this Westchester Square holiday event is a Christmas spectacular! Experience Santa's Village, a visit from Santa and his reindeer, toys and a Christmas tree lighting.
Category: Festivals, Kids, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec11

17th Annual Jackie Robinson Park Lights of Hope Tree Lighting Ceremony

at Jackie Robinson Recreation Center (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Jackie Robinson Park Conservancy for their annual tree lighting and tribute to the greats.
Category: Festivals, Holiday Lightings
Free!

Must See
Event
Dec11

RecYouth Fall/Winter Screening 2014

at North Meadow Recreation Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Have a creative teen? Get them involved in RecYouth, Parks' free video, audio, photography and graphic design program. Just come to this screening!
Category: Education, Games
Free!

Dec11

Art Exhibit: From Nests to Nets

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

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance in partnership with Audubon NY welcomes artist Rebecca Jewell to display her newest exhibit,From Nests to Nets.
Category: Nature, Art, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Dec11

NYC Compost Project: Teacher Wormshop

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Discover the benefits of composting with a worm bin in your classroom. This excellent hands-on and inquiry-based activity teaches kids biology, recycling, and responsibility.
Category: Education, Nature

Dec11

2nd Annual Tree Lighting Celebration

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.
Join family, friends, and neighbors in celebrating Astoria's new holiday tradition.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

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