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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, September 8, 2013

Sep 8

A Gardener's Library: Vintage Books from the Bartow-Pell Collection

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This working collection is significant for the practical information, aesthetic guidance, and reading pleasure it gave early members. On view during public hours: Wednesday, Saturday…
Category: Art, History

Sep 8

Central Park Tour: Seneca Village

at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
An informative tour of Seneca Village.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Sep 8

Summer on the Hudson: 11th Annual West Side County Fair

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy county fair magic in Manhattan and celebrate with carnival rides and games, live bands, sideshow performers, aerialists, reptile shows, greenmarket and "Green Acre".
Category: Festivals, Kids, Markets, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep 8

Hawk Watch

at Pelham Bay Ranger Station (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.
The old Pelham Bay landfill remains closed to the public, making it a great place to watch migrating birds of prey.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep 8

Revolutionary New York: Fort Greene

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Urban Park Rangers specialize in interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city's long history. Park history programs tell the story of…
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep 8

Garden Highlights Walks at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage

Sep 8

Fall Exhibition Opening: EAF13

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Socrates is pleased to announce the opening of its fall exhibition featuring the latest works of 15 artists to watch, as part of "EAF13: 2013 Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition."
Category: Art, Waterfront
Free!

Sep 8

Back to Cool: Paper Bead Bracelets

at Parking Area (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join us for a fun-filled workshop where everyday materials are transformed into an eco-chic accessory for your back-to-school- wardrobe. No experience necessary; we'll show you…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids

Best For
Kids
Sep 8

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
A tour of the Harlem Meer.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors
Free!

Sep 8

History In Your Hands: Flax to Linen

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come check on our flax crop and try out tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids

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