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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, July 25, 2015

Jul25

Fishing and Crabbing

at American Veterans Memorial Pier, Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Our experienced Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. All equipment is provided and most programs are first come, first served.
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Meet the Artists: aricoco & Holly Veselka

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.2:00 p.m.
During this artist talk, Holly Veselka and aricoco each discuss their creative process and the concepts behind their solo projects.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Jul25

Youth Basketball Clinic

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy’s Summer Associates will coach your kids through basic basketball fundamentals like dribbling, shooting, passing and more! For kids ages 4-5.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Paper Arts & Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Participants of all ages have fun creating paper arts and crafts. Projects may include origami, kirigami, decoupage, and collage.
Category: Arts & Crafts
Free!

Jul25

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Explore some of the park's best-known features, including the Lake and the Ramble, and then marvel at the view from Belvedere Castle, on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jul25

Ezra Jack Keats Story Hour

at Imagination Playground (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Gather around Peter and Willy, the statue of two beloved Keats characters, for storytelling adventures brought to life by Tammy Hall. Sponsored by the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Fun on the Farm

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Visitors of all ages can come help Prospect Park Alliance staff take care of the potato plot, herb gardens, and berry patches by pulling weeds and helping to water.
Category: Nature

Jul25

Highbridge: Rebirth of the Harlem River Panel Discussion

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
New York City photographers Duane Bailey-Castro, Nathan Kensinger, and Wes Tarca will talk about their work and collaboration of the group exhibition celebrating the High Bridge.
Category: Art, Talks, High Bridge
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul25

Union Square: Crossroads of New York Walking Tour

at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood through discussions of the people, history, architecture, and forces that have shaped this community.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Jul25

Pearls of Wisdom: Brooklyn Then & Now

at Gil Hodges Community Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Three locals share their experience through dynamic storytelling.
Category: Talks, Seniors
Free!

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