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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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Sunday, October 6, 2013

Oct 6

Ride The Carousel in Prospect Park

at The Carousel (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Take a ride on the Park's beautiful 101 year-old carousel.
Category: Games, Kids

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

Kid's Orienteering

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.
We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world. Children who spend time outdoors develop strong imaginations and learn to socialize better…
Category: Nature, Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

Nature Photography

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.
It has been said that art takes nature as its model. The beauty of nature has inspired many great Americans to create artistic masterpieces. From the wildlife portraits…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Waterfront
Free!

Oct 6

Nature Exploration Hike (light)

at Rose and Oak Avenues (in Kissena Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.
On Nature Exploration Hikes we will discover the plants and animals that inhabit the urban forest. This light hike will consist of a leisurely stroll on mostly paved paths. For all hiking programs we recommend wearing comfortable shoes or boots, and packing water and a light snack.
Category: Nature, Fitness
Free!

Oct 6

Scavenger Hunt for Kids

at Park Drive and Clove Road (in Clove Lakes Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world. Children who spend time outdoors develop strong imaginations and learn to socialize better with others. Urban Park Rangers are role models who encourage children to let their imaginations run wild in a safe, supportive atmosphere.
Category: Nature, Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

Happy Hounds Dog Hike

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Treat your four-legged companion with a hike through High Rock Park in the Greenbelt. Learn the trails and make new friends. Hikers meet at the parking lot of High Rock Park, 200…
Category: Nature, Dogs
Free!

Oct 6

Historic Wheels Rally for Historic House

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Antique and unique cars rally to benefit BPMM. Bring a picnic and see and be seen in your wheels. Registration Required.
Category: History

Oct 6

Wave Hill Meet The Artists: Onyedika Chuke and Francisco Donoso

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

1:30 p.m.
Meet artists Onyedika Chuke and Francisco Donoso, the two 2013 Van Lier Visual Artist Fellows at Wave Hill.
Category: Art, Talks

Oct 6

Garden Highlights Walks at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage

Oct 6

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
A tour of the Harlem Meer.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors
Free!

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