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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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Friday, April 10, 2015

Apr10

Kids Week Bronx: Birding

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Today's topic is birding. Whether you are a beginner or a long time birdwatcher, spring migration is always an energetic time to explore the parks and observe our avian friends.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids, School Break, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr10

Kids Week Brooklyn: Eco Scavenger Hunt

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Can you find the herring gull, or spot a sumac? Enjoy exploring the trails of Marine Park while searching for the items on the hunt list.
Category: Nature, Kids, School Break, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr10

Kids Week Queens: Urban Wildlife

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Today is all about urban wildlife. Did you know NYC is home to more than just rats and squirrels? Learn all about the fascinating wildlife we share our parks with.
Category: Nature, Kids, School Break, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr10

Kids Week Staten Island: Orienteering for Kids

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Today's topic is orienteering for kids. Practice your map reading skills and prepare to explore the park.
Category: Nature, Kids, School Break, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr10

Conference House Opens for Spring

at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The historic Conference House reopens for the spring season.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, History, Kids, Tours, School Break, Talks, Waterfront, Seniors

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Apr10

Creative Writing Short Stories Workshop

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

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Take this introduction to short story writing. Learn about plot, conflict, resolution with a published writer.
Category: Education, Seniors
Free!

Apr10

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, School Break
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr10

Adapted Swim Program for People with Disabilities at Hansborough Pool & Recreation Center

at Hansborough Pool & Recreation Center (in Hansborough Recreation Center), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The Adapted Aquatics program offers aquatic exercise therapy that ranges from gentle water walking to aerobic-type exercise which improves range of motion, felxibility, mobilty, muscle…
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Sports, Seniors

Apr10

Adapted Swim Program for People with Disabilities at Metropolitan Pool & Fitness Center

at Metropolitan Pool & Fitness Center (in Metropolitan Recreation Center), Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The Adapted Aquatics program offers aquatic exercise therapy that ranges from gentle water walking to aerobic-type exercise which improves range of motion, flexibility, mobility, muscle…
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Seniors

Apr10

Kids Week Manhattan: All About Conservation

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Do you recycle? Are you an environmental steward? Learn what you can do to help your local park and the natural world and become a Conservation Ranger.
Category: Nature, Kids, School Break, Kids' Week
Free!

Best For
Kids

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