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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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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

May27

Kids in Culture: Chess Class in the Park

at Washington Square Park, Manhattan

3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
The Marshall Chess Club instructors are very experienced, including tournament level players, all anxious to introduce kids to "The Royal Game."
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

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May27

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Body Sculpt

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex!
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May27

TreesCount!2015 CIVITAS Training 5/27

at 100th Street and Lexington Avenue

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! Training class to learn the techniques you need to help us map, count, and care for every street tree in New York City.
Category: Volunteer, TreesCount! 2015
Free!

May27

City Chicken Institute: How to Build an Auto Waterer

at Paradise on Earth, Bronx

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Visit a live chicken coop and learn about the benefits of raising your own flock in an urban setting. This workshop will focus on how to build a Auto Waterer for your flock.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

May27

Zumba

at Hockey Rink (in Little Bay Park), Queens

5:45 p.m.6:45 p.m.
This Zumba exercise workout blends Latin and African dance movement.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May27

New York Rollin' Knicks Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym

at West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Wheelchair basketball is similar to regular basketball but is played in a wheelchair. Particpants must be physically disabled and able to play in a sports wheelchair.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Sports

May27

Shape Up NYC: Glutes in Gear: Cardio & Toning

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Focus on your lower half in this belly-busting, booty shaping, two part class.
Category: Fitness
Free!

May27

Dancing in Bryant Park

at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This social dance party features popular dance instructors plus an incredible band each week, and is hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo.
Category: Dance, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

May27

Bryant Park Kubb Tournament

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Kubb takes over the lawn during our single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments. Pre-register with a group of up to 6 players.
Category: Games
Free!

May27

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Total Body Pump

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex!
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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