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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, August 16, 2014

Aug16

Paper Arts & Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Participants will have fun creating paper arts and crafts. Projects may also include Origami, Kirigami, Decoupage and Collage.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Central Park Tour: Seneca Village

at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
Established on land that would become part of Central Park, Seneca Village was Manhattan’s first known community of African-American property owners.
Category: Education, History, Tours

Aug16

Eating America

at Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
Explore how food was picked, prepared, preserved, and presented in this tour focused on kitchens and food.
Category: Food

Aug16

Wave Hill Gallery Tour

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join a curatorial fellow for a tour of three current exhibitions. In the main gallery, Gregory Crewdson’s Fireflies series is being shown for the first time in its entirety;…
Category: Art, Tours
Free!

Aug16

The Magical Georgie Porgie

at Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
A master illusionist, an amazing magician, and an all-around great entertainer, Georgie Porgie is sure to amaze! Guests of all ages will leave in wonder and awe, asking,…
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Clifton Place Memorial Garden Workshop

at Clifton Place Memorial Garden, Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Please join the Clifton Place Memorial gardeners and participate in this gardening workshop facilitated by a professional gardener to learn about creating your own garden, planting,…
Free!

Aug16

Theater for the New City Presents Street Theater's 'Emergency!!!'

at 147th Street and Bradhurst Avenue (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.
"Emergency!!!" is a rip-roaring musical about a heroic EMT worker in a boiling, broiling city.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Aug16

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead, 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

Aug16

Bargemusic Family Concert

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

3:00 p.m.
Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge for a one-hour, family friendly concert.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug16

Jazz in the Garden

at Clayton Williams Memorial Garden, Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Celebrate Harlem Week! At this Harlem celebration, families can take in a live band performance. Come visit our "Oasis In Harlem" as we listen to great live music and enjoy a…
Category: Concerts, Seniors
Free!

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