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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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from January 29, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Mar24

Freshkills Park March Birding Tour

at Eltingville Transit Center (in Freshkills Park), Staten Island

10:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join us as we search for the birds of Freshkills Park along the site's wetlands, creeks and meadows!
Category: Birding, Nature, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Mar24

Historic New York Walking Tour: Women's History

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.
Ice-age glaciers, Native Americans, Dutch traders, British Redcoats, and the Underground Railroad have all left their mark on New York City. Their stories can be found in the…
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Mar24

Gowanus Canal Conservancy Compost Window Build

at Salt Lot, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
If you are interested in learning about the science behind composting, join the Gowanus Canal Conservancy for a day of environmental clean-up!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Mar24

Street Types: Turn of the Century Portraiture By Alice Austen

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
This show explores the portraits Alice Austen made on the streets of Manhattan at the turn of the last century.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art
Free!

Mar24

A Road Once Traveled

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
A tour of the Harlem Meer.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Mar24

Exploring the Water Cycle

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.

Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Mar24

NYC Compost Project in Queens: Spring Lawn Care

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Spring is a critical time for lawn care. Join QBG's Patty Kleinberg, lawn care expert, for this important introduction to natural lawn care. Learn how to maintain a…
Category: Nature

Mar24

Garden Highlights Walk at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours

Mar24

Jamaica Bay Origami

at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center (in Jamaica Bay Park), Queens

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn about the art of origami while creating the animals found in and around Jamaica Bay.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar24

Views From the Past

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
A tour through Central Park in which you will learn about the history of the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

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