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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, November 15, 2014

Nov15

Riding the Waves Exhibit

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
The new Lenape Gallery at Conference House Park Visitor Center will open Riding the Waves, a new exhibit of the Museum of Maritime Navigation and Communication. The premiere…
Category: Education, History, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Nov15

Noir Atmosphere Writing Workshop and Book Discussion

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Bronx Writers Center Director, Charlie Vazquez, speaks about the history and formation of what has become known as the noir genre and why its dark magic continues to endure.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Nov15

CANCELLED: Paper Arts & Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Participants will have fun creating paper arts and crafts. Projects may also include origami, kirigami, decoupage, and collage.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov15

Storytime & Craft

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bring your little gardeners and nature lovers to Queens Botanical Garden for a relaxing afternoon featuring nature-inspired stories, followed by a botanically-themed craft activity.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov15

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
See some of the Park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields, on this east-to-west walk.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Nov15

Lecture and Artist Tour: The Power of Natural History

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Historian of science Lukas Rieppel will briefly present his research on dinosaur displays in natural history museums as a kind of “mixed media sculpture.” Looking into the…
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Nov15

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…
Category: Art, History

Nov15

Elements of Terror & Suspense Writing Workshop & Book Discussion

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Bronx Writers Center Director, Charlie Vazquez, leads a group discussion on the differences between the terror and suspense genres and will conduct writing exercises.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Nov15

Astronomy

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe.
Category: Astronomy
Free!

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Nov16

Wheelchair Football League

at Bulova Park, Queens

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Are you ready for some wheelchair football? Come out and play pickup wheelchair football every Sunday at Bulova Park in Queens.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Sports
Free!

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