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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 9, 2014

Jul 9

Weave & Collage: A Story by Nancy Benignus

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

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Take a real life story or event as inspiration for this five-week series, which will include learning to collage using magazines and photos.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Weekday Weed Warriors

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
There is a war against weeds, and we would love to enlist you in the battle. Help us spruce up the grounds of the Greenbelt Nature Center during the growing season: …
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Jul 9

CANCELLED: Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Category: Arts & Crafts
Free!

Jul 9

Chess Club

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

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Chess is a game that requires strategy and improves your critical thinking skills. The club will consider real life events and use chess to help players.
Category: Games
Free!

Jul 9

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Markets, Food, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 9

Zumba

at Little Bay Park, Queens

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Join us for aerobic excercise classes that combine Latin and African dance movements.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul 9

GreenThumb Workshop: Native Edible and Medicinal Plants

at Walt L. Shemal Garden (in ), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Are you curious to learn about increasing health and wellness through nutrition and herbal medicine? If so, this workshop is for you!
Category: Education, Nature, Food
Free!

Jul 9

Bryant Park After-Work Music: The Defibulators

at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
A traditional country band with rock 'n roll attitude, they are a staple of the Brooklyn country scene, bringing gear-grinding twang and sawing fiddles to songs about debt and ponytails.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul 9

Shape Up NYC: Couch to 5K

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
A beginner program for the aspiring runner, this class will combine running, walking, and conditioning exercises to get you in shape for long distance running.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul 9

SummerStage in association with LAMC Presents: Beatnuts / Ana Tijoux / Bodega Bamz / DJ Tony Touch

at Rumsey Playfield (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
One of the most respected MCs in any language, Ana Tijoux is set to explode with her brand new record La Bala (the bullet), the follow up to her Grammy-nominated album, 1977.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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