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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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Saturday, June 13, 2015

Jun13

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Jun13

World Wide Knitting in Public Day

at Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Join fellow knitters and crocheters in celebration of this special day. Socialize, exchange ideas, and get help on a current project. Beginner knitting instruction will be…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun13

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Central Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun13

Hudson Warehouse: Henry IV Part I

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Henry IV Part 1 By Wm. Shakespeare Directed by Nicholas Martin-Smith June 4th – 28th, 2015 Thursdays – Sundays at 6:30pm
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jun13

Shakespeare in the Park: The Tempest

at Delacorte Theater (in Central Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.
Academy Award nominee Sam Waterston (Newsroom, Law & Order, The Public’s King Lear) returns in THE TEMPEST, Shakespeare’s classic about…
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Jun14

Summer on the Hudson: Tai Chi

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Join Silvana Pizzuti to learn and practice Tai Chi, a slow moving martial art with health benefits for all fitness levels.
Category: Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Jun14

Bird Watching at the Ridgewood Reservoir

at Ridgewood Reservoir, Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Start your day with an early morning bird watching walk led by Jean Loscalzo of the Queens County Bird Club.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun14

Art in the Garden: Nature & Science in Dialogue

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Emily Barnett's exhibit of recent collages and installations integrates themes of nature and science using a vocabulary of forms including quantum corrals, snake skeletons, and more.
Category: Education, Nature, Art

Jun14

Annual Pug Fun Day

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

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Join us for a fun day of canine-filled activities, including a costume contest, on the lawn of the Alice Austen House.
Category: Dogs, Waterfront

Jun14

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication and team building at Alley Pond Park.
Category: Education
Free!

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