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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, September 13, 2015

Sep13

Learn to Ride for Kids

at Albert H. Mauro Playground (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This class teaches a safe, easy, effective way to learn to ride. Using this “balance first” method, parents help get their children rolling while the child does most of the…
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep13

Meditation

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

11:45 a.m.12:45 p.m.
Let nature inspire you to find your center and reconnect with your true self using guided mindfulness and other meditation practices.
Category: Fitness

Sep13

Kayak Freshkills Park

at Freshkills Park, Staten Island

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Freshkills Park Team and Kayak Staten Island for a kayaking experience like no other! Kayak along the Fresh Kill and see the site from a different perspective.
Category: Nature, Kayaking and Canoeing
Free!

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Event
Sep13

Bones of an Old Dutch House Tour

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 timbers (the bones) of Lefferts Historic House and the many layers that were added, subtracted, and changed over the past 230 years.
Category: History, Tours

Sep13

Goalball

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Goalball is a Paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments. It is played by two teams of three using a ball with bells inside. The ball is the size of a basketball but twice…
Category: Accessible, Sports

Sep13

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside Park Skate Jam

at Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
There will be skating competitions, open skate, a raffle, food vendors, and all day fun.
Category: Festivals, Fitness, Games, Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep13

TreesCount! 2015 Training Session

at Surrey Place and Midland Parkway

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! Training class to learn the techniques you need to help us map, count, and care for every street tree in New York City.
Category: Volunteer, TreesCount! 2015
Free!

Sep13

Freshwater Fishing

at 164th Street and Oak Avenue (in Kissena Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature just a few blocks from home. Most programs are first-come, first-served.
Category: Nature, Fishing
Free!

Sep13

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Category: Education, Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep13

Learn to Ride for Adults

at Putnam Avenue and Van Cortlandt Park South (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Meet with Bike NY at Putnam Ave. & Van Cortlandt Park South. Pre-registration is required at bike.nyc/education/classes. Kids must bring a bike & a helmet; adults can borrow…
Category: Fitness, Sports, Learn To Ride, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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