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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, August 13, 2014

Aug13

Rockaway! Exhibit from MoMA PS1: The Surf Club

at Rockaway Beach Surf Club (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Rockaway!, a free public arts festival sponsored by the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy (JBRPC) to celebrate the reopening of Fort Tilden and recognize the ongoing recovery of…
Category: Art
Free!

Aug13

Bryant Park Reading Room: 75th Anniversary Celebration of Batman

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

12:30 p.m.1:45 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Talks
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug13

Weekday Weed Warriors

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
There is a war against weeds, and we would love to enlist you in the battle. Help us spruce up the grounds of the Greenbelt Nature Center during the growing season: …
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Aug13

Recycle-To-Art

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
Free!

Aug13

Chess Club

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

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Chess is a game that requires strategy and improves your critical thinking skills. The club will consider real life events and use chess to help players.
Category: Games
Free!

Aug13

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Markets, Food, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug13

Bryant Park After Work Music: Miwa Gemini

at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy original music from NYC's most talented singer-songwriters and bands.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug13

SummerStage Presents Gavin DeGraw / Matt Nathanson / Andrew McMahon

at Rumsey Playfield (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
SummerStage Presents Gavin DeGraw and Matt Nathanson on August 13, 2014
Category: Concerts

Aug13

Wheelchair Basketball

at West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Practice with the New York Rollin' Knicks! Beginner, intermediate and advanced players with disabilities are welcome.
Category: Accessible, Sports

Aug13

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Category: Education, Festivals, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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