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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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Thursday, May 14, 2015

May14

GreenThumb Workshop: Teaching in the Garden

at Joe Holzka Community Garden (in ), Staten Island

4:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Navigate the fun, but often challenging world of teaching kids in the garden. We will go over proper garden behavior and stewardship practices with hands-on demonstrations. We also…
Free!

May14

Grow to Learn Workshop: Rainwater Harvesting at Schools

at Urban Assembly for Green Careers, Manhattan

4:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Learn how to capture rainwater to benefit your school garden. Conserve water, prevent pollution and stop erosion with rainwater collection. This workshop will highlight the ways that…
Free!

May14

Birding Tours of Bryant Park

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Discover the birds that call Bryant Park home, as well as those that may stop by during migration.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

May14

City Chicken Institute: How to Build an Auto Waterer

at Imani Community Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Visit a live chicken coop and learn about the benefits of raising your own flock in an urban setting. This workshop will focus on how to build a Auto Waterer for your flock.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

May14

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Bulova Park, Queens

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Spring has arrived and so has wheelchair softball!
Category: Accessible, Sports
Free!

May14

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Miles in the Park

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex!
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May14

Night Lights at Wave Hill

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Wave Hill’s 50th anniversary festivities reach a crescendo this spring with a month-long celebration, when, for the first time in Wave Hill’s history, visitors will be…
Category: Nature, Art

May14

Adult & Senior Dance

at Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center, Queens This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Come join us for an evening of dancing, light refreshments, and music!
Category: Dance, Seniors
Free!

Friday, May 15, 2015

May15

Yoga in the Orangerie: Intermediate Level

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

7:00 a.m.8:15 a.m.
Deepen your practice in a steady, mindful approach at the intermediate level.
Category: Fitness

May15

Master Story Tellers Exhbition

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

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen, the Brothers Grimm, Edgar Allan Poe, and master story tellers, inspire nineteen children's book artists who create illustrations for…
Category: Art
Free!

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