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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 4, 2013

May 4

Rockaway Composting and Plant Debris Removal

at Neponsit Health Care Center Parking Lot (in Rockaway Beach), Queens

9:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
NYC Parks will assist in this effort with a debris collection and compost distribution initiative.
Free!

May 4

HSBC Children's Garden Spring Session

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The HSBC Children's Garden at Queens Botanical Garden offers a hands-on discovery program for childrenages 5-12.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, Games, Kids, Food

Best For
Kids
May 4

It's My Park Day at Red Hook Park - Recreation Center

at Red Hook Recreation Center (in Red Hook Recreation Area), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.1:30 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, join the Friends of the Red Hook Recreation Center, become a member of the Recreation Center and learn helpful tips in Horticulture.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

May 4

It's My Park Day at Alice Kornegay Triangle

at Alice Kornegay Triangle, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help paint the street games in the playground.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

May 4

It's My Park Day at Stuyvesant Park

at Second Avenue Entrance (in Stuyvesant Square), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, neighborhood residents will be doing a big spring clean of Stuyvesant Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

Must See
Event
May 4

Catch & Release Fishing

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Grab a pole and relax on the Harlem Meer while you wait for a bite from one of the many species of fish that live in its diverse aquatic ecosystem! Poles available to borrow; must…
Category: Nature, Kids, Waterfront, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 4

Woodland Discovery Kit in Central Park

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Visit The Wild Garden: Discovering Central Park Woodlands exhibit and start exploring the North Woods on your own.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Art, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 4

The Wild Garden: Discovering Central Park Woodlands Exhibit

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Use this hands-on exhibit to illuminate the history, ecology, and management of the woodlands and learn why these landscapes are so essential to the purpose of Central Park.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, History
Free!

May 4

Learn to Ride: Pelham Bay Park

at Ryan Stadium Parking Lot (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Prepare your child to experience beautiful spring weather on a bicycle. NYC Parks and Bike New York present the Learn to Ride program, providing free bike riding classes for children.
Category: Kids, Bike Month NYC, Learn To Ride
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 4

Learn to Ride: Baisley Pond Park

at 133rd Avenue Basketball Courts (in Baisley Pond Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Prepare your child to experience beautiful spring weather on a bicycle. NYC Parks and Bike New York present the Learn to Ride program, providing free bike riding classes for children.
Category: Kids, Bike Month NYC, Learn To Ride
Free!

Best For
Kids

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