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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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Thursday, February 19, 2015

Feb19

NYC Compost Project hosted by Queens Botanical Garden: I Heart Worms for Families

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Did you know that worms have five pairs of hearts? This unique hands-on workshop introduces kids to the life of indoor composting (red wiggler) worms!
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, School Break

Best For
Kids
Feb19

Storytime & Craft at Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bring your little gardeners and nature lovers to QBG for a relaxing afternoon featuring nature-inspired stories, followed by a botanically-themed craft activity (while supplies last).
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, School Break
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb19

Kids' Week in Manhattan: Inwood Hill Park

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Nature, Kids, School Break, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb19

Celebrating Black History Month through Famous Words

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
In this free event, kids from the community are welcome to reflect on Black History Month with us.
Category: History, Kids, Black History Month
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb19

GreenThumb Garden Registration & License Renewal

at United Community Centers, Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Gardens must update their registration in order to remain in good standing (with no violations) to be eligible to receive supplies, assistance, and services.
Free!

Feb19

Mount Sinai Women's Heart NY presents Heart Smart: A 6-Session Heart Health Education Series!

at Chelsea Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The 6-session course includes choleserol screenings, two nutrition planning sessions, stress identification and management, and two exercise planning sessions.
Category: Education, Fitness

Feb19

Wheelchair Basketball

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Compete in wheelchair basketball at McCarren, whether you're experienced or new at the sport. Both disabled and able-bodied athletes are welcome.
Category: Accessible, Sports

Friday, February 20, 2015

Feb20

2014 Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The annual Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition is a cornerstone of the park's visual arts program and is widely acclaimed for the ambition, breadth & innovation of the works on view.
Category: Art, Waterfront
Free!

Feb20

Dickens: A Celebration In Pictures

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

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrating the author's birthday with illustrations of his most important literary works, exhibiting at the Poe Park Visitor Center's gallery. The exhibit offers a selection…
Category: Art, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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