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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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Sunday, May 10, 2015

May10

Fleece Fun

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to Lefferts Historic House and see how wool was used on a Flatbush farm.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids

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Kids
May10

Among the Wildflowers

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Spring is here and so are the wildflowers. Join the Greenbelt educators on a leisurely hike to look for these "Spring Beauties" along our trails. We'll take…
Category: Nature, Mother's Day, Hiking
Free!

May10

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 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!

May10

Special Mother's Day Karaoke

at In front of Deno's Wonder Wheel Amusement Park (in ), Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy singing karaoke with family and friends on the boardwalk in front of Deno's Wonder Wheel Amusement Park.
Category: Mother's Day
Free!

May10

Spring 2015 Overlook Concert Series: Manhattan School of Music Jazz Quintet

at 116th Street Overlook (in Riverside Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This week's performer is the Manhattan School of Music Jazz Quintet. These fine musicians bring us the best of standard American jazz, vocals and instrumental.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

May10

Wave Hill Garden Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. Free with admission to the grounds.
Category: Nature, Talks

May10

Community Paddle on the Bronx River

at Concrete Plant Park, Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
These short canoes trips are open to beginners and families and you don't need to register.
Category: Sports, Mother's Day, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

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May10

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…
Category: Art, History

May10

Night Lights at Wave Hill

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Wave Hill’s 50th anniversary festivities reach a crescendo this spring with a month-long celebration, when, for the first time in Wave Hill’s history, visitors will be…
Category: Nature, Art

Monday, May 11, 2015

May11

Birding Tours of Bryant Park

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Discover the birds that call Bryant Park home, as well as those that may stop by during migration.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

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