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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 February 27, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Apr 9

Kids Week Bronx: Nature Exploration Hike

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Today enjoy a nature exploration hike through the woods of Van Cortlandt Park. The forest floor is a fascinating place to explore and discover.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Kids Week Brooklyn: Outdoor Skills for Kids

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Do you know about proper hiking gear? Do you want to learn how to use a compass? These are just examples of the type of skills you may learn to accomplish during this program.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Kids Week Brooklyn: Trees

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Today is all about trees! What is your favorite tree? Did you know you can identify a tree by its leaf shape? Improve your tree knowledge and become a Nature Detective.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Kids Week Queens: All About Insects

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Today is all about insects. Be an entomologist today and learn why all insects are bugs, but not all bugs are insects.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Kids Week Staten Island: Insect Exploration

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Today is all about insects. Be an entomologist today and learn why all insects are bugs, but not all bugs are insects.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

A Marvelous Map-sploration

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Maps reveal amazing details about the past and the present. First, we will learn the basics of how to read the Greenbelt trail map. Then we will work as a team to assemble…
Category: Education, Games, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Spring Break Family Storytime & Craft @ QBG

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: Education, Nature, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Kids Week Manhattan: Music Found in Nature

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Let's explore the park focusing on the sounds of birds, trees, water, and maybe even make some music of our own.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

GreenThumb Workshop: Double Raised Bed Building

at Block Association #81 (in ), Queens

4:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
We’ll share ideas on design and discuss ways to plan your garden plot for maximum production.
Free!

Friday, April 10, 2015

Apr 10

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

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