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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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Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Jul22

Family Capoeira

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

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Build strength, flexibility, stamina, overall fitness and confidence by learning the unique Brazilian art form known as Capoeira!
Category: Kids, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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Kids
Jul22

Sunset Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Practice yoga with a variety of certified local yoga instructors while overlooking the beautiful Hudson River and basking in the glow of the setting sun.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul22

Bryant Park Reading Room: Martha Hodes & "Mourning Lincoln"

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

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Martha Hodes will discuss her nonfiction book Mourning Lincoln.
Category: History, Talks
Free!

Jul22

Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice”

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Shakespeare's darkest comedy explores bigotry, justice, and the limitations of the law. The young Venetian gentleman Bassanio has squandered all his money, but he needs 3,000…
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Seniors, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul22

Celebrate Brooklyn: Benefit Concert - Modest Mouse

at The Bandshell (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Celebrating their long-awaited album Strangers To Ourselves, Celebrate Brooklyn! '02 alums Modest Mouse will once again flood the Bandshell with their distinctive indie rock.
Category: Concerts

Jul22

Kukuwa: African Dance Workout

at Target Brooklyn Community Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Each session will feature a dance-based workout. No partner or prior experience required.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul22

Dancing Under the Stars

at Hockey Rink (in Little Bay Park), Queens

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
First 45 minutes is a free dance lesson followed by 45 minutes to use your new skills in open dance. July 29th will include a live band.
Category: Dance
Free!

Jul22

Outdoor Cinema: Iron Crows / Bangladesh

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Remarkably beautiful cinematography affords indelible insights into how some of the most exploited people on earth retain their courage, decency and fortitude.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Jul22

Inwood Shakespeare Festival: Henry IV

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Inwood Shakespeare Festival was conceived and developed by Ted Minos as a way to bring free professional theatre and music to the Northern Manhattan…
Category: Festivals, Theater, Free Summer Concerts, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul22

Summer on the Hudson Picture Show: Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This year’s theme:. Glorious Green Spaces! Pack a picnic, bring a friend and settle in for a night of premier movies on the…
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

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