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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, July 18, 2015

Jul18

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Bronx Crime and Noir Writers Society - Talking the Talk: Writing Effective Dialogue

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

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This workshop will come together every third Saturday to participate in writing prompts, readings, and critiques.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Jul18

ESL Intermediate Class

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

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL instructor.
Category: Education
Free!

Jul18

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

It's My Park at Stroud Playground

at Washington Avenue and Grand Avenue, Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Volunteers will mulch and care for tree beds. We look forward to meeting you!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul18

It's My Park at Julio Carballo Fields

at Hunts Point Recreation Center, Bronx

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, join Hunts Point Recreation Center and the Stewards of Julio Carballo Field as they conduct a mid-day clean-up and planting at Julio Carballo Fields.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul18

Tiny Prints: Toddler Day

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Activities include big block building, scooter racing, puzzles. and music!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Bodypainting Day

at Hammarskjold Plaza (in Dag Hammarskjold Plaza), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
In it’s second year, Bodypainting Day promises 100 fully nude models painted by 75 artists in the public streets of New York City. The theme of Bodypainting Day…
Category: Art
Free!

Jul18

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Hands-on History: America the Beautiful

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Continue your 4th of July celebration at King Manor!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Kids, Fourth of July, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids

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