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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 18, 2015

Jul18

Eliza Day: A Mansion & Its Mistress

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Famed New Yorker Eliza Jumel, who rose from rags to riches, and her equally illustrious house will mark their anniversaries with a triple-barreled program at the Morris-Jumel Mansion.…
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Jul18

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!

Jul18

Paths to Pier 42 Summer Waterfront Celebration

at Pier 42, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Paths to Pier 42 brings art, design, and educational installations created in collaboration with neighborhood residents, and a series of public events, to the Lower East Side…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Festivals, Kids, Waterfront, Seniors, Fishing
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul18

High Bridge: Rebirth of the Harlem River - Meet & Greet Artists

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

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Meet and greet Duane Bailey-Castro, Nathan Kensinger and Wes Tarca, three NYC artists whose work: High Bridge: Rebirth of the Harlem River is on view from July 1-25 at the Poe…
Category: Art
Free!

Jul18

Central Park Tour: The Ramble

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Coined the "wild garden" by designer Frederick Law Olmsted, the Ramble offers visitors a tranquil spot to meander along winding paths and discover hidden forest gardens.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Jul18

TreesCount! 2015 Training Session

at 51 Chambers St. New York, NY 10009

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
Free!

Jul18

Wave Hill Gallery Tour

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

2:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Curatorial Fellow for a tour of current exhibitions.
Category: Art, Tours
Free!

Jul18

Bonkerz the Clown

at Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This wise-cracking Brooklyn clown is proud to cross the borough border and bring his show to Queens.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Community Paddle

at Concrete Plant Park, Bronx

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Canoe trips for beginners & families. No registrations required.
Category: Nature, Tours, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul18

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Category: Accessible, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids

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