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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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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Aug21

Stories in the Garden: Animal Antics

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Each week, Wave Hill educators share some of their favorite nature stories. These stories––classics and more––will come to life through interactive readings,…
Category: Kids
Free!

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Aug21

Rock Your Seat

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

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Experience the sound of music as you workout to the beat without leaving your seat. Recreation Center membership is required to participate.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Seniors

Aug21

Volunteer with the Garden Crew

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Garden Crew meets to maintain and revitalize the ornamental and native plantings around Sherman Creek and Swindler Cove.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Aug21

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:45 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse.
Category: Kayaking and Canoeing
Free!

Aug21

Bryant Park Yoga

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Perfect your downward dog on the lush lawn with YogaWorks instructors.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug21

Wheelchair Basketball

at Chelsea Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Shoot some hoops while making new friends. Both disabled and able-bodied athletes are welcome!
Category: Accessible, Sports

Aug21

Art in the Park: Life Drawing

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Come draw a model from life: a great way to enjoy the age old practice of drawing the human body from observation and taking in a summer evening!
Category: Nature, Art
Free!

Aug21

Syfy Movies With A View: The Birds

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:00 p.m.
The evening begins with DJ Kiva and the short film Woodhouse by Fred Rowson.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug21

Summer Sunset Concert Series: Pop and Emo Indie Punk Night

at 1898 Drumgoole Road (in Bloomingdale Park), Staten Island

6:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Staten Island Borough President James Oddo and Council Members Ignizio, Matteo and Rose are pleased to present a summer concert series in Staten Island's neighborhood parks.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug21

Central Park Circuit

at East Meadow (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Reach your fitness goals in the world’s most beautiful outdoor gym – Central Park!
Category: Fitness, Sports, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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