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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, May 31, 2014

May31

Love Your Body at the Pelham Fritz Senior Fitness Festival

at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join with other seniors for fun fitness!
Category: Fitness, Seniors
Free!

May31

24th Annual Bronx Day

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
The New York Botanical Garden invites its Bronx neighbors and residents to bring a picnic lunch and enjoy an afternoon of music and family fun.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Dance, Nature, Art, Festivals, Fitness, Games, Kids, Sports, Food

Best For
Kids
May31

Bryant Park Juggling

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
May31

Pop-Up Audubon: Wonderful Warblers

at Binnen Bridge (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance presents Pop-Up Audubon, now in its second season, which invites families to directly engage with nature through outdoor learning in locations around the Park.
Category: Birding, Nature, Games, Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
May31

Introduction to Bird Watching

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

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
May31

Hudson River Canoe Adventure (advanced)

at Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. The rhythm of the waves, the sun on your face, and the exhilaration of slicing through the water all add…
Category: Nature, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

May31

Central Park Tour: Northern Welcome Tour

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

12:00 p.m.12:45 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!

May31

Fitness Fun Day

at Merrick and Baisley Boulevards (in Roy Wilkins Recreation Center), Queens

12:00 p.m.
Activities include Tug of War, tennis, karate, Zumba, potato sack races, and more!
Category: Festivals, Fitness, Sports
Free!

Must See
Event
May31

GreenThumb Workshop: Community Composting Operations - Scaling Up

at Earth Matter - Compost Learning Center, Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Tour the Earth Matter composting system on Governor’s Island and learn advanced composting techniques, such as forced aeration and browns recipe, from fellow gardeners and compost experts.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Must See
Event
May31

Bryant Park Reading Room: Kids - Clifford

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids

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