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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, March 9, 2014

Mar 9

Historic New York: Estates of Pelham Bay

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

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. On this walking tour learn about the…
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Mar 9

Central Park Tour: Belvedere's Kingdom

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
Take a walk around the landscapes dominated by historic Belvedere Castle, situated high on Vista Rock. In celebration of the Conservancy's upcoming work to restore the Obelisk and the exhibit, Cleopatra's Needle, currently on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, special tours will take place on April 4, 5, and 6 which will highlight the monument commonly known as Cleopatra's Needle.
Category: History, Tours

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Mar 9

The Night Sky

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe. Fall and winter are the best times to observe…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Astronomy
Free!

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Mar10

Art in the Garden: “Get the Picture?”

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Artist Alan Richards’s colorful satirical composite images, or photomanipulations, feature elements juxtaposed to create pieces that portray humor and whimsy.
Category: Art
Free!

Mar10

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: STRATA

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The artists featured in STRATA, Marie Lorenz, Katy Fischer and Max Warsh, collect and arrange artifacts from the urban environment and create abstract compositions.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Art
Free!

Mar10

Rockaway Community Park Coastal Clean-up

at Almeda Avenue & Beach 58th St. (in Rockaway Community Park), Queens

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers (NAV) at Rockaway Community Park to help remove debris from the shoreline. This work will help protect the natural habitat of Jamaica Bay.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

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Mar10

Shape Up NYC: Chair Aerobics

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
A seated exercise class that raises the heart rate and improves balance, with minimal impact on joints. For adults and seniors.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Mar10

The Orchid Show: Key West Contemporary

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
Immerse yourself in an effusion of orchids blooming among still, geometric reflecting pools, soaring angular pergolas, and sleek benches.
Category: Nature, Art, Seniors

Mar10

Chair/Sit Aerobics

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Get a full cardio workout without using machines! Great for those with limited mobility or those in wheelchairs.
Category: Accessible, Fitness

Mar10

Harriet Tubman Day Of Commemoration Wreath Laying Ceremony

at Harriet Tubman Memorial, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.
On March 10, 1913, Harriet Tubman died of pneumonia at her Homestead in Auburn, New York; it is believed she was born in 1820 or 1821. She was buried with military honors at Fort Hill…
Category: History, Women's History Month
Free!

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