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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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Sunday, June 28, 2015

Jun28

Greenbelt Garden Group: Can you Can? Preserving the Harvest

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
We will demonstrate the basic tools and techniques of preserving herbs and vegetables for future use such as canning, drying, and freezing.
Category: Education, Nature, Food

Jun28

Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The Queens Historical Society presents their newest exhibition, Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens. Featuring women from diverse fields and backgrounds, who at one…
Category: Art, History

Jun28

Music in the Park: The Tee-Tones

at Baisley Pond Park House (in Baisley Pond Park), Queens

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy Motown and doo-wop music from the 50's, 60's, and the 70's.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jun28

Lagond All-Stars Summer Concert

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy live jazz with the Lagond All-Stars' pulsating afro-beat, high-impact stage show.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jun28

Summer on the Hudson: Let's Dance

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Learn to dance like a pro at these salsa, cha-cha, and bachata lessons and group social dances led by master teachers from the Piel Canela Dance and Music School.
Category: Education, Dance, Festivals, Fitness, Waterfront
Free!

Jun28

Hudson Warehouse: Henry IV Part I

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
This Shakespeare play depicts a span of history that begins with Hotspur's battle at Homildon late in 1402 and ends with the defeat of the rebels at Shrewsbury in the middle of 1403.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jun28

Shakespeare in the Park: The Tempest

at Delacorte Theater (in Central Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Academy Award nominee Sam Waterston returns in The Tempest, Shakespeare’s classic about young love, old enemies and the eternal magic of storytelling.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jun28

Movies in the Parks: Paddington

at Col David Marcus Playground (in Colonel David Marcus Playground), Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Paddington tells the story of a young bear (Ben Whishaw) who loses his home in a deadly earthquake in the Peruvian rain forest then finds a home in Paddington.
Category: Accessible, Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

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Monday, June 29, 2015

Jun29

Exhibit: Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair

at Tower Plaza (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

7:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
NYC Parks is pleased to host Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair will be on view through November 8, 2015 in Highbridge Park located in northern Manhattan.
Category: Art, High Bridge
Free!

Jun29

Art in the Garden: Nature & Science in Dialogue

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Emily Barnett's exhibit of recent collages and installations integrates themes of nature and science using a vocabulary of forms including quantum corrals, snake skeletons, and more.
Category: Education, Nature, Art

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