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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, October 4, 2014

Oct 4

Nature Exploration Hike: Butterflies (Light)

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.
Early fall is a great time of year to find butterflies, like the migrating monarch, feasting on wildflower nectar.
Category: Nature
Free!

Oct 4

Fields of Inquiry: Photographs by Yola Monakhov Stockton

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The show features work from two series Field Guide to Bird Songs and Empire Picture of the Hudson. Stockton's work provides commentary on the photographic process…
Category: Art

Oct 4

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Oct 4

Native Plant Share with the Butterfly Project

at P.S. 154X

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join Butterfly Project NYC, Bronx Green-Up, The New York Botanical Garden, and Grow To Learn NYC in a workshop and native plant giveaway targeted to increasing the number of useful…
Category: Kids
Free!

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Kids
Oct 4

Shape Up NYC Dance Fitness for Adults

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

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
We'll be combining Latin, international, and popular music with dance moves for an aerobic workout.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Oct 4

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
Oct 4

Central Park Tour: Hallett Nature Sanctuary and the Pond

at 6th Avenue and Central Park South (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Take a break to enjoy this walk through the Park's smallest woodland area, open to visitors only on guided tours and limited open hours April through October.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

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Oct 4

Co-Ed Basketball Clinic

at North Meadow Recreation Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
It's not just shooting hoops! This high-energy, interactive clinic provides youth with an opportunity to learn and enhance their skills in the game of basketbal1.
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 4

Fall Intramural Basketball Tournament

at North Meadow Recreation Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
For basketball clinic participants only, this free tournament will offer kids an opportunity to compete for trophies and enjoy the park. Clinics are held every Saturday from April to…
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 4

Citizenship Classes for Adults

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.
Category: Education
Free!

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