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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, June 8, 2014

Jun 8

Bones of an Old Dutch Farmhouse

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

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Examine the white oak times (the bones) of Lefferts Historic House and the many layers that were added, subtracted and changed over the past 230 years.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks

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Event
Jun 8

Pop-Up Audubon: Incredible Invertebrates

at Entrance to the Ravine, downhill from the Picnic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance presents Pop-Up Audubon, now in its second season, which invites families to directly engage with nature through outdoor learning in locations around the Park.
Category: Birding, Nature, Games, Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

Jun 8

History Play Date: Drawing at Dyckman Farmhouse

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
See how artists have been inspired by the little farmhouse and sketch your own interpretation.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, History, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

New York Path Through History Weekends

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free guided tours by costumed docents.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Jun 8

It's My Park Day at Andrew Haswell Green Park

at Andrew Haswell Green Park, Manhattan

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Join the Green Park Gardener(s) NYC as they continue to advocate for greener and greater flora at Andrew Haswell Green Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day, Waterfront
Free!

Jun 8

Nature FunFind

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate the 10th birthday of the Greenbelt Nature Center by embarking upon a quest in search of knowledge and fun. Along the way, complete various stations and activities…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Kids

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Event
Jun 8

Historic New York: The General Slocum Disaster

at 19th Avenue & Hoyt Avenue (in Astoria Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.
This historic walking tour will focus on the General Slocum disaster, the deadliest disaster at that time.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

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Event
Jun 8

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

Jun 8

7th Annual Red Hook Jazz Festival

at Urban Meadow Community Garden, Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come enjoy the annual Jazz Fest, featuring ten remarkable ensembles, all representing the incredible variety and history of this great American music, on the docks along the East River.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Kids, Father's Day

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Event

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