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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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Saturday, April 26, 2014

Apr26

How to Build a Three-Bin Compost System

at Abraham Lincoln High School Garden

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of composting garden and food waste to make the soil in your garden burst with healthy fruits and vegetables, and join us as we begin construction of a 3-Bin Compost…
Free!

Apr26

Junior Volunteer Corps

at Willink Entrance (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Families and elementary-school-aged community groups are invited to join us for spring cleaning!
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Apr26

What You Don't Know Can Hurt You: An Introduction to Copyright Protection

at Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center (in Herbert Von King Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Listen to an introduction to copyright protection led by Roger Meltzer, Founder, CEO, and Director of A&R at Capsicum Records.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Apr26

Central Park Tour: Northern Welcome Tour

at East 106th Street Entrance (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
See the Park’s northernmost highlights on this walk from Conservatory Garden, along the Harlem Meer and past the North Woods.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Apr27

Art in the Garden: “Get the Picture?”

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Artist Alan Richards’s colorful satirical composite images, or photomanipulations, feature elements juxtaposed to create pieces that portray humor and whimsy.
Category: Art
Free!

Apr27

Protect Your Beach: Plant Beach Grass With NYC Parks

at Rockaway Beach & Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks in protecting and stabilizing new dunes in Rockaway.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

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Apr27

Antique Garden Furniture Fair: Antiques for the Garden and the Garden Room

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

10:00 a.m.
The Antique Garden Furniture Fair returns to The New York Botanical Garden with an expansive collection of ornament, decorative art, and timeless furniture for the home and garden.
Category: Accessible, Art, Seniors

Apr27

Weird, Wild & Wonderful

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

10:00 a.m.
The New York Botanical Garden invited members of the American Society of Botanical Artists to participate in a study of the eccentric, creating works of art based on unusual plants.
Category: Accessible, Nature, Art

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Apr27

Celebrate Earth Day with the Fort Tryon Park Friends Committee

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Need volunteer hours for school or work? Want to help out in your neighborhood? Fort Tryon Park welcomes you! Help prep the park for spring and summer by assisting the Fort Tryon Park…
Category: Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Apr27

Birding: Hawk Watch

at Freshkills Park, Staten Island

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in New York City. We offer birding programs…
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

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