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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, April 28, 2013

Apr28

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
Apr28

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!

Apr28

Catch & Release Fishing

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 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!
Category: Nature, Games, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr28

Rain Date-Celebrate Earth Day

at Subway Terrace (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Need volunteer hours for school or work? Fort Tryon Park welcomes you! Join us for preparations for our spring planting season.
Free!

Apr28

NYC Audubon Spring Migration Workshop

at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center (in Jamaica Bay Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Celebrate spring with a walk around the refuge during the spring bird migration.
Category: Birding, Nature, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Apr28

MillionTreesNYC Tree Care Workshop and Care Day in Brooklyn

at Intersection of Sutter Ave. and Van Siclen Ave., Brooklyn, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help water and care for the 80,000 new street trees that have been planted across New York City!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Apr28

Tai-Chi in the Greenbelt

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join Tai-Chi instructor Raymond Yuen for Tai-Chi sessions overlooking our beautiful and inspiring woodlands.
Category: Fitness, Seniors

Apr28

Wave Hill Family Art Project:Fly Me To The Dove Tree

at Ecology Building (in Wave Hill), Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Visit Wave Hill's dove tree to observe the beautiful white flower-like bracts that give this tree its name. Then, using natural materials and paper, make a dove tree…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day

Best For
Kids
Apr28

Hack the Rock: Rockaway Civic Hack Day

at Beach 94th Street and Shore Front Parkway (in Rockaway Beach), Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join Rockaway Help for a community workshop designing web-based tools for emergency preparedness and response.
Category: Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

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Event
Apr28

Arbor Festival at Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

11:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Come to QBG's Arbor Festival and enjoy a variety of activities for a fun-filled day.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Concerts, Nature, Art, Festivals, Kids, Dogs, Tours, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Food, Talks

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