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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, August 9, 2014

Aug 9

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…
Category: Art, History

Aug 9

Great Jazz on the Great Hill

at The Great Hill (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Bring your picnic blanket and dancing shoes for an afternoon of live music and dance by some of the best local jazz performers.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Free Summer Concerts, Food
Free!

Aug 9

Bargemusic Family Concert

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

3:00 p.m.
Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge for a one-hour, family friendly concert.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 9

Teen Volleyball Clinic

at Pier 6 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Teens can sharpen their volleyball skills with coaching and tips from the experts at Metro Beach Sports.
Category: Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 9

Summer Fishing Clinics

at White Levy Esplanade (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance introduces Pop-Up Audubon II, an aquatically themed expansion of our popular nature education programs.
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Nature on the Go!

at The Wellhouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy catch-and-release fishing in this popular summer program. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait. Open to children…
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Eating America

at Historic Richmond Town (in LaTourette Park & Golf Course), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.
Explore how food was picked, prepared, preserved, and presented in this tour focused on kitchens and food.
Category: Food

Aug 9

Dance at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

3:30 p.m.
Enjoy free public dance performances in the park with Dance at Socrates!
Category: Dance, Art, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Qualia Gardens: Art Installation and Dance Performances

at Gil Hodges Community Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore qualia—your personal sense of experience—with Brooklyn-based arts collective LEIMAY. Art installation on display July 15 - Aug 13. Dance performances Aug 1 and Aug 9.
Category: Dance, Nature, Art
Free!

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