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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, April 18, 2015

Apr18

Chenchita Community Garden Beautification Day

at Chenchitas Community Garden, Manhattan

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
In honor of Earth Day, and in celebration of winning a Love Your Block grant, Chenchita's Garden will be hosting a beautification day.
Free!

Apr18

11th Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This annual Cherry Blossom Festival will feature entertainment and the planting of a newly donated orchard blossom tree. There will be Japanese drumming, dance, singing, and a parade.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Nature, Festivals
Free!

Apr18

ESL Intermediate Class

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

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL instructor.
Category: Education
Free!

Apr18

Introduction to Bird Watching

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Apr18

Hands-on History: Roads & Rails

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn about transportation in the 19th century, hear a story about the history of trains, and create your own toy horse to ride home!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids, Tours, Talks, Seniors
Free!

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Apr18

Central Park Tour: The Art of the Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Central Park has long been revered as a masterpiece of landscape architecture. Discover the park's most artfully designed pastoral landscapes and romantic vistas on this tour.
Category: Art, History, Tours

Apr18

Central Park Arches and Bridges North

at Central Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Enjoy the views of the iconic arches and bridges of Central Park's northern end
Category: Nature, History
Free!

Apr18

Forest Park Garden Open House

at Highland Park Children's Garden (in ), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join our community gardeners as they welcome the spring with workshops and tours of the garden.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Apr18

Day of Celebration at the Frank White Memorial Garden

at Frank White Memorial Garden (in ), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Please join the Brotherhood/Sister Sol for a day of celebration at the garden. Enjoy workshops, performances, tabling organizations and food at this neighborhood garden in West…
Free!

Apr18

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!

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