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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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Saturday, July 13, 2013

Jul13

Lefferts Historic House - Second Floor Tours

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Explore the unique architecture of Lefferts Historic House on this special tour.
Category: Art, History, Tours

Jul13

Women In Comics Film Screening & Panel Discussion

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This film screening of Justice Woman will be followed by a panel discussion and a Q&A.
Category: Film, Talks
Free!

Jul13

Compost Crew Training Session

at Swindler Cove Park, Manhattan

1:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Sherman Creek Compost Site keeps nutrient-rich compostable materials from ending up in land-fills and transforms them into finished compost that can be used to amend poor soils and help new plantings.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jul13

Saltwater Fishing

at Fort Washington Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
Mastering any new skill requires practice and patience. Fishing programs help develop these skills while connecting you with nature. Our experienced Rangers teach the…
Category: Nature, Waterfront, Fishing
Free!

Jul13

Columbia Summer Winds Ensemble Concert

at Billings Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Columbia Summer Winds is an outdoor wind ensemble that has performed fun, exciting, and free summer concerts in New York City public parks since 2002.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul13

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Have fun turning discarded materials into usable works of art.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

Ezra Jack Keats Story Hour

at Imagination Playground (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Gather 'round Peter and Willy, the statue of two beloved Keats characters, for storytelling adventures brought to life by Tammy Hall and guest storytellers.
Category: Education, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul13

History in Your Hands: Pulling Weeds on the Farm

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Visitors of all ages can come and help Lefferts staff take care of the potato farm plot, medicinal and herb gardens, and berry patches by pulling weeds and helping to water.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Volunteer

Best For
Kids
Jul13

History In Your Hands: Flax to Linen

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come check on our flax crop and try out tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul13

The Ramble

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

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
A tour through the woods surrounding the Belvedere Castle.
Category: Nature, Tours

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