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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, September 21, 2013

Sep21

Nature Exploration: John Muir Trail (Vigorous)

at Mosholu Avenue and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.
Get to know the John Muir Trail on a vigorous exploration hike.
Category: Nature, Fitness, History, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Sep21

Nature’s Music for Kids

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.
We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world.
Category: Nature, Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep21

Basic Canoeing

at Oakland Lake (in Alley Pond Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes, to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays. On an…
Category: Nature, Kayaking and Canoeing
Free!

Sep21

Delving into Inwood Park's Past with Sidney Horenstein

at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Stroll through the park with Sid and discover its historical features, still visible today, as well as its outstanding rock exposures and trees.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep21

John Muir Trail

at Mosholu Avenue and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.
This vigorous hike starts at Broadway & Mosholu Ave. with the Rangers.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Sep21

Computer Resource Center Open House: McCarren Play Center

at McCarren Play Center, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Visit for an opportunity to learn about DigitalWork NYC, RECYouth: REEL Education for Youth and multimedia computer classes! Non-Recreation Center members will receive a free, one-day pass while supplies last.
Category: Education
Free!

Sep21

Autumn Moon Festival at Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Autumn Moon Festival Saturday, September 21, 1 to 3pm Fee: $2 per person for paper lantern making and other paper crafts (limited to first 50 participants) Celebrate the Autumn…
Category: Festivals

Must See
Event
Sep21

Breukelen Country Fair

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Gardening demos, pony rides, face painting, cider pressing, cowboys, crafts, kettle corn, music, and farming demonstrations kick off this celebration of Brooklyn’s agricultural past.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Nature, Festivals, Games, History, Kids, Tours, Food

Must See
Event
Sep21

What The Dinosaurs Ate: Children’s Program with Julia Attaway

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.2:15 p.m.
Tour the garden and learn what everyone's favorite prehistoric creatures ate.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep21

German-American Friendship Party

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

1:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
This event follows the German-American Parade and is an Oktober-fest style party open to the general public for a modest donation at the gate.

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