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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, May 9, 2015

May 9

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Take a tour with Conservatory Garden staff and learn about the history of the only formal garden in Central Park, including its restoration by Central Park Conservancy.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

May 9

Family Outdoor Digital Scavenger Hunt and Open House

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join St. Mary's Recreation Center Family Outdoor Digital Scavenger Hunt. Bring your family and win prizes.
Category: Fitness, Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 9

It's My Park at Thomas Greene Playground

at Park Entrance on Douglas Street (in Thomas Greene Playground), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, join the Friends of Thomas Greene Park to help clean and mulch our planted beds. There will be snacks and lemonade for the community!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May 9

CANCELLED: It's My Park at Brower Park

at Entrance at Brooklyn Avenue and Prospect Place (in Brower Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Friends of Brower Park to help care for Brower Park. Volunteers are needed to mulch, weed, and plant the butterfly garden and tree beds.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May 9

Summer Sports Experience

at Chelsea Field (in Chelsea Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This program is now full. Please check out our other Summer Sports Experience sessions!
Category: Kids, Sports, Summer Sports Experience
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 9

Mother's Day in the Shop: Swan & Stone Millinery

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Browse for the perfect gift for Mom and meet special in-store vendor Swan & Stone Millinery. Farmer and felter Sam Stone and designer and milliner Nora Swan create hats,…
Category: Mother's Day
Free!

May 9

It's My Park at Wakefield Playground

at Wakefield Playground, Bronx

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join volunteers as they plant and pick up litter at The Bronx's Wakefield Playground.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May 9

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

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

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come join us every Saturday morning at the Conference House Visitor Center for nature-inspired arts and crafts.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 9

Alfred E. Smith Mother's Day Fair

at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center (in Alfred E. Smith Playground), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Bring the whole family to this Mother's Day health and wellness fair.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Mother's Day
Free!

May 9

It's My Park at Sol Bloom Playground

at Sol Bloom Playground, Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
This 2015 It's My Park season, volunteer with the P.S. 84 PTA family as they help enrich the shared experiences at our NYC playgrounds!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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