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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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Thursday, March 28, 2013

Mar28

Woodland Discovery Kit in Central Park

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

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Visit The Wild Garden: Discovering Central Park Woodlands exhibit and start exploring the North Woods on your own.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Art, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar28

The Wild Garden: Discovering Central Park Woodlands Exhibit

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

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Use this hands-on exhibit to illuminate the history, ecology, and management of the woodlands and learn why these landscapes are so essential to the purpose of Central Park.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, History
Free!

Mar28

The Orchid Show at The New York Botanical Garden

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

10:00 a.m.
Beginning March 2, The Orchid Show dramatically transforms The New York Botanical Garden's landmark Enid A. Haupt Conservatory into a lush rain forest.
Category: Nature, Art

Mar28

Community Environmental Center EcoHouse

at Park entrance at 218th Street & Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Community Environmental Center EcoHouse is a mobile, free, environmental education exhibit designed for both youngsters and their parents.
Category: Art, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar28

Spring Surprises

at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center (in Jamaica Bay Park), Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
On this family-friendly nature walk we will seek out some springtime surprises
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar28

Street Types: Turn of the Century Portraiture By Alice Austen

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
This show explores the portraits Alice Austen made on the streets of Manhattan at the turn of the last century.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art
Free!

Mar28

Kid's Week at the Salt Marsh Nature Center

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

11:00 a.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: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Games, Kids, School Break
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar28

Bryant Park Juggling

at 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.
Category: Games
Free!

Mar28

Castle and its Kingdom

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
A tour of Belvedere Castle and the surrounding area.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Mar28

Kid's Week at Van Cortlandt Nature Center

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: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Games, Kids, School Break, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids

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