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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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from October 11, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Sunday, October 6, 2013

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!

Oct 6

Hattie Carthan "After Church" Culinary Season Extention Class

at Hattie Carthan Herban Farm, Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join Yonnette Fleming as she discusses a myriad of creative ways to extend the harvest and bounty in your weekly basket share.
Category: Food, Talks
Free!

Oct 6

HSBC Children's Garden Fall Sessions - Session 3

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Make your very own bird house at this garden session and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Oct 6

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
Oct 6

Children's Activity Table at Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 6, 2 to 5pm Fee: Free with Garden admission While you enjoy a day at QBG, be sure to bring the kids over to the Children's Activity Table sponsored by TD Bank,…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games

Oct 6

Opening Reception for War and Peace by Melissa Cacciola

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

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Please join us at the opening reception for our newest exhibition, War and Peace by Melissa Cacciola, presenting tintype portraits of men and women of the armed forces.
Category: Education, Art, History, Waterfront
Free!

Monday, October 7, 2013

Oct 7

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!

Oct 7

Customer Service Week: Be Our Guest Monday at Greenbelt Recreation Center

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

6:30 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Sample the center for free in honor of Customer Service Week.
Category: Fitness, Sports, Tours
Free!

Oct 7

Customer Service Week: Open House at Recreation Center 54

at Recreation Center Fifty-four (in Recreation Center 54), Manhattan

6:30 a.m.9:30 p.m.
Sample Rec Center 54 during Customer Service Week.
Category: Fitness, Sports
Free!

Oct 7

Art Exhibit: Invasive Pigments

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Invasive Pigments is a series of watercolor-like paintings which explores the migration and proliferation of weeds and other "unintentional" plants in tandem with human…
Category: Education, Nature, Art

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