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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, April 15, 2015

Apr 15

Art Exhibit: Conserving Our City of Nature: The Artwork of Alan Messer

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

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The exhibition reveals over 30 of Messer’s detailed paintings, illustrations, and field sketches of NYC's avian wildlife and habitats.
Category: Art
Free!

Apr 15

Midweek Bird Walk: Clove Lakes Park

at Martling Avenue Bridge (in Clove Lakes Park), Staten Island

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Clove Lakes Park is well known as one of the better localities in which to search for neotropical migrant birds in spring.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Talks
Free!

Apr 15

The Orchid Show: Chandeliers

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The elegance of the orchid in all its myriad forms returns to the Garden this year with an aerial display unlike any other.
Category: Nature

Apr 15

Bryant Park Juggling

at 42nd Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.
Category: Education
Free!

Apr 15

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Apr 15

Kids Week Brooklyn: Animal Adventure

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us today for an animal adventure. Learn all about our animal neighbors which live in the park.
Category: Nature, Kids, School Break
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 15

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, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 15

Bryant Park Art Cart Drawing Lessons For Adults

at Fifth Avenue Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Teaching Artist provides expert instruction in drawing, taking inspiration from the architecture, monuments, and people in Bryant Park.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art
Free!

Apr 15

Grow to Learn Event: Indoor Garden Tour

at PS 208 Alain M. Locke, Manhattan

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Interested in gardening, but don’t have any outdoor space? Join Grow to Learn staff and schools on an indoor gardening tour of Harlem! Unfortunately we will not be able to stop…
Free!

Apr 15

Grow to Learn Event: Indoor Garden Meet Up

at Urban Garden Center, Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Head on over to the Urban Garden Center for an Indoor Garden “Meet Up.” This meet up will be participant-centered, so come ready to discuss your indoor gardening ideas,…
Free!

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