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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 7, 2014

Sep 7

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

Sep 7

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
See some of the Park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields, on this east-to-west walk.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Sep 7

Back to School Festival

at 85th Avenue and 165th Street (in Captain Tilly Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an afternoon of crafts, carnival games, inflatables, music and more! Sponsored by Council Member Rory Lancman.
Category: Festivals, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours

Sep 7

Summer on the Hudson: West Side County Fair

at 68th Street Entrance at Riverside Park South, Manhattan

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy county fair magic in Manhattan with carnival rides and games, live bands, sideshow & aerialist performers, aerialists, reptile shows, greenmarket and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Festivals, Kids, Markets, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

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Event
Sep 7

Garden Walking Tour in Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Take a tour of the "Park for All Seasons" through the Heather and Alpine Gardens of Fort Tryon Park.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Sep 7

Ranger's Choice: Hawk Watch

at 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 7

Life on the Forest Floor

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

1:00 p.m.
Earthworms, millipedes, sowbugs, and other decomposers play a vital role in healthy forest ecosystems. We will take a short walk in search of invertebrates and examine them more closely.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Saltwater Fishing

at West Harlem Piers Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature just a few blocks from home.
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Gerritsen Grist Mill and Farmhouse

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

1:00 p.m.
Come for a guided exploration of the area surrounding one of the first water-powered mills in North America, and discover its value both past and present.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event

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