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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, October 11, 2014

Oct11

Open House New York: Fort Tryon Park Cottage & The Heather Garden

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

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Here's your chance to see inside the Fort Tryon Park Cottage and learn about its varied history or go behind the scenes with a horticulturist or botanist in the Heather Garden.
Category: History, Tours, Open House New York
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct11

Open House NY- Walking tour of 'Historic Biddles Grove' in Conference House Park

at MTA Staten Island Railway-Tottenville Station, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The Tottenville Historical Society will be leading a guided architectural tour through the historic ‘Biddle’s Grove’ area of the Conference House Park Tottenville neighborhood.
Category: Education, History, Talks, Waterfront, Open House New York
Free!

Oct11

Native Plant Share with the Butterfly Project

at P.S. 154X

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join Butterfly Project NYC, Bronx Green-Up, The New York Botanical Garden, and Grow To Learn NYC in a workshop and native plant giveaway targeted to increasing the number of useful…
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct11

How to Start a Seed Savers' Library

at Weeksville Heritage Center, Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Please join the Weeksville Heritage Center and learn the basics of setting up and organizing a seed library, which can range from a small box to a large room.
Category: Nature
Free!

Oct11

CANCELLED: Shape Up NYC Dance Fitness for Adults

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

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
We'll be combining Latin, international, and popular music with dance moves for an aerobic workout.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Oct11

Chair Zumba

at Chelsea Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system. Recreation Center membership is required.
Category: Accessible, Fitness

Oct11

Bryant Park Juggling

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct11

Little Red Lighthouse Festival

at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse at the 22nd Little Red Lighthouse Festival! Including tours of the lighthouse with the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Education, Nature, Festivals, History, Tours, Food, Waterfront, Fall Festivals, Fishing
Free!

Oct11

Discover Bartow-Pell Day

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum invites you to discover all it has to offer: mansion and carriage house tours by costumed docents, garden walks, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct11

Central Park Tour: West Side Stories

at 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Discover some of the secret spots that West Siders know all-too-well: a lost village, a poetic garden, the Oak Bridge, and a tear drop-shaped landscape that memorializes a fallen musical icon.
Category: History, Tours

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