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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, October 20, 2013

Oct20

The Haunted Pumpkin Garden at The New York Botanical Garden

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

1:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
The Haunted Pumpkin Garden is back and spookier than ever! Experience the thrills and chills of the season with a garden full of scary fun.
Category: Nature, Kids, Halloween

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Oct20

Garden Highlights Walks at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage

Oct20

Our Feathered Friends: From Fall Migrants to FeederWatch

at High Rock Gate (in High Rock Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bird's the word! Join us for a presentation on the birds you can see in the flying through the Greenbelt now, such as warblers and hawks, and our friends who will be visiting the…
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids
Free!

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Oct20

Central Park Tour: Cross-Park Promenade

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

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
A tour through Central Park.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Oct20

Healing Sunday at the Farm

at Hattie Carthan Herban Farm, Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
There will be fresh herbal smoothies, pickles from the farm, tasty seasonal foods, foot soaks, a live percussion circle, and a Sunday farmers market.
Category: Food

Oct20

Wave Hill Cooking Demo: A Friend In Mead

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.
Long associated with the Middle Ages, mead is making a comeback with artisanal “meaderies” cropping up from coast to coast. Channel your inner knight and join local…
Category: Education, Food

Oct20

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

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Kids
Oct20

Nocturnal Wildlife Exploration

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

7:00 p.m.
Our Night Hikes allow participants to see parks in a different light, and are great for families.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

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Event
Oct20

Pumpkin Patch

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Enjoy wandering through the planting fields to find your favorite pumpkin.

Monday, October 21, 2013

Oct21

Mad. Sq. Art 2013: Giuseppe Penone: "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)"

at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan

6:00 a.m.
Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new sculptural installation for fall 2013 by renowned Italian artist Giuseppe Penone, consisting of three monumental, 30-foot tall bronze trees. "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)" featuring Penone’s signature manipulation of the trees’ natural forms, will interact with Madison Square Park’s lush landscape to highlight the relationships amongst man, sculpture and nature.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Tours
Free!

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