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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 4, 2015

Apr 4

The Orchid Show: Chandeliers

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The elegance of the orchid in all its myriad forms returns to the Garden this year with an aerial display unlike any other.
Category: Nature

Apr 4

GreenThumb Workshop: SIPs: Sub-Irrigation Planting Systems

at Whole Neighborhood Garden, Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Learn how to build your own portable Sub-Irrigation Planting System—also known by the term “self-watering.” SIPs water from below and allow plants to absorb…
Free!

Apr 4

New York Road Runners Youth Running Series at the Scotland Run

at West Drive at West 67th Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

10:15 a.m.
Bagpipes, kilts, and running shoes? For the first time at theScotland Run, the NYRR Youth Running Series will host an event for younger runners to take on the challenge. As part of…
Category: Fitness, Kids

Best For
Kids
Apr 4

Bunny Hop

at Eton Place and Richmond Avenue (in Willowbrook Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Events for the day include face painting, crafts, games, and egg hunt, and much more.
Category: Kids, Easter, School Break
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 4

Egg Hunt

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for a free egg hunt, carnival games, a potato sack race and face painting!
Category: Festivals, Kids, Easter
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 4

Butterfly Exploration

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.
Cabbage whites, viceroys, and monarchs are just a few of the species found in New York City.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 4

Track and Field Workshop for People with Disabilities

at Chelsea Field (in Chelsea Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Try a push rim chair or hand cycle! Learn how to play boccia or learn how to throw the shot put and discus. Learn how blind runners run with a tether, and more!
Category: Accessible, Sports
Free!

Apr 4

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!

Apr 4

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!

Apr 4

Spring Egg-stravaganza!

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us for "egg-xellent" fun for the family!
Category: Nature, Festivals, Kids, Easter, School Break

Best For
Kids

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