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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, May 3, 2015

May 3

Nature Photography Workshop

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
The workshop includes outdoor photography time. Beginning photographers are welcome.
Category: Nature, Art

May 3

Pets and Pals/Walk-4-Paws Party

at 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard (in Alley Pond Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
There will be games, rides, craft projects, pet adoptions, pet walks, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Kids, Dogs, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 3

Freshwater Fishing

at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 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
May 3

Roller Skate at Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Go skating at Brooklyn Bridge Park. Find information and details at the Pier 2 Roller Rink website.
Category: Kids, Sports, Waterfront

Best For
Kids
May 3

Summer on the Hudson: Irish Arts Center Presents Irish Dance Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Irish Arts Center returns to Riverside Park South for its 14th annual day-long celebration of Irish dance & culture with traditional music & moves from notable talent & local students.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Festivals, Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
May 3

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!

May 3

Historic New York: Coney Island

at Parachute Jump (in ), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Walk along the seaside Boardwalk and learn about amusements old and new as well as the evolving history of Coney Island.
Category: Education, History
Free!

May 3

Yoga At Morris-Jumel Mansion

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Every Thursday and Sunday at 1 p.m., Morris-Jumel Mansion plays host to Awesome Asana Yoga, an hour-long exercise in body stretching and mind cleansing taught by Registered Yoga…
Category: Fitness

May 3

Forest Crew

at Highbridge Park, Manhattan

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Highbridge Forest Crew works to remove invasive plants from the park and to care for recently planted native trees.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

May 3

Time After Time Capsule

at Hammarskjold Plaza (in Dag Hammarskjold Plaza), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
The Time After Time Capsule is part of an ongoing, multi-city participatory project with like capsules displayed last year in Miami, and this year in New York and Amsterdam. In each…
Category: Art
Free!

Must See
Event

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