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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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Friday, April 18, 2014

Apr18

Orienteering

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs, and more.
Category: Nature, Kids, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr18

Put a Poem In Your Pocket Day at Poe Park Visitor Center

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

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Bring a poem to share or choose from in our grab bag and read it out loud.
Category: Art
Free!

Apr18

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours

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Event
Apr18

Kids' Birding

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.
Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs, and more.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr18

Adaptive Weight Training

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how to train muscle groups for competitive sports and recreational use. For individuals with disabilities.
Category: Accessible, Fitness

Apr18

Short Story Fiction/Non-Fiction Writing

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

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story writing with an established writer.Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flush out your story…
Category: Education, Art
Free!

Apr18

Nature on the Go!

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join the Alliance at the Audubon Center to learn about the nature that is all around us.
Category: Education, Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr18

Raptors

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.
The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangers free “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and…
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr18

Poetry Day Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 a.m.
April is poetry month. Inspired by the Dada movement, participants will creat arte work, using words relating to the life cycle of a tree.
Category: Arts & Crafts
Free!

Apr18

Adapted Aquatics

at Metropolitan Recreation Center, Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Adapted Aquatics exercise offers a complete body workout and ranges from gentle walking in water to high-energy exercise.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Sports

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