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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, February 8, 2014

Feb 8

Lunar New Year Celebration

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
After watching the Flushing Lunar New Year Parade, come to the Queens Botanical Garden for additional festivities.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Kids
Free!

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Feb 8

Community Conversations for Kids: I Could Do That! Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
In another New York Council for the Humanities’ Conversations with Kids program, this time focusing on the topic of democracy, we will read and discuss the book I Could Do…
Category: Education, History, Kids, Women's History Month, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 8

CANCELLED: New York Turtles Meet and Greet

at Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
Bring the whole family to meet the turtles of New York!
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 8

Central Park Tour: Cross-Park Promenade

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
On this east-west walk you will see a hidden bench that tells time, miniature boats powered by the wind, a magnificent sculpture celebrating fresh water, and much more.
Category: History, Tours

Feb 8

History In Your Hands: Flax to Linen

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come check on our flax crop and try out tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Feb 8

Anne Northup: Slavery and the Birth of American Cuisine

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

2:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
In conjunction with the Oscar-Nominated movie “12 Years A Slave,” learn about the untold story of Solomon Northup’s wife, Anne.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Black History Month, Food, Talks

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Feb 8

Tavern Concerts

at Historic Richmond Town (in LaTourette Park & Golf Course), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.
Sit back and listen to some of the best folk and acoustic songwriters and musicians in the country.
Category: Concerts

Feb 8

Hearts & All That Jazz

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come enjoy an evening out with live music, small bites, and sweet delights at the Conference House! You won't want to miss it...
Category: Valentine's Day

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Sunday, February 9, 2014

Feb 9

Mad. Sq. Art 2013: Giuseppe Penone: "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)"

at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan

6:00 a.m.
Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new sculptural installation for fall 2013 by renowned Italian artist Giuseppe Penone, consisting of three monumental, 30-foot tall bronze trees. "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)" featuring Penone’s signature manipulation of the trees’ natural forms, will interact with Madison Square Park’s lush landscape to highlight the relationships amongst man, sculpture and nature.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Tours
Free!

Feb 9

Whimsical Winter Wonderland exhibit

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

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
These American and international artists’ works will charm and delight the spirit of the child or the child within.
Category: Art, Winter Holidays
Free!

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