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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 12, 2014

Jul12

Bryant Park Reading Room Presents Artie Bennett

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Hands-on History: Cup of Tea

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
You are cordially invited to afternoon tea at King Manor. See Eliza Gracie King’s tea set and get inspired to decorate your own cup, all for free.
Category: Arts & Crafts, History
Free!

Jul12

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
On this east-west walk you will see a hidden bench that tells time, miniature boats powered by the wind, a magnificent sculpture celebrating fresh water, and much more.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Jul12

Youth Moves Movement Workshop Series

at Jane Bailey Memorial Garden, Brooklyn, Garden of Hope, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
A series of family-friendly movement workshops presented by two Brooklyn-based dance companies. First three Saturdays in July and August at noon, at two garden locations.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Kayaking

at South Beach Boardwalk at Ocean Avenue (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for a 15 minute trial paddle off the shoreline.
Category: Kids, Volunteer, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Little Free Library Launch Party

at Northwest lawn (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy arts and crafts and fun reading activities for children, as well as a quilt exhibit and poetry reading.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Citizenship Classes for Adults

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.
Category: Education
Free!

Jul12

Conference House Tours

at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours

Jul12

Summer on the Hudson: Play Dates

at West Harlem Piers Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come have a family play date with your children and bring friends to this outdoor kiddie party featuring children’s entertainment, arts & crafts, and neighborhood fun!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Festivals, Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Bryant Park Le Carrousel: Kids

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Flaubert Frog and Cali Co Cat presents stories, songs, and poems from the celebrated book Free to Be… You and Me.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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