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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, June 13, 2015

Jun13

Get Active Hiking II

at Van Cortlandt Park Station: Last Stop on the #1 Train (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Meet at the last stop of the 1 train for our longest hike at three to four hours long to see all seven wonders of Van Cortlandt Park.
Category: Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Outdoor Fitness, Hiking
Free!

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Event
Jun13

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Mary Ann Schmidt will tell the Italian story, "The Princess and the Golden Comb," and Jeannine Laverty will tell the Scottish story, "The Laugh at the Cry of Dawn".
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun13

Bryant Park Juggling

at 42nd Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.
Category: Games
Free!

Jun13

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
Jun13

Pop-Up Audubon: Incredible Invertebrates

at Vanderbilt Street Playground (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore the freshwater ecosystems of Prospect Park.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun13

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!

Jun13

Columbia University and NYC Parks Water Safety Fair

at Muscota Marsh Park (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Meet with the members of the Columbia University rowing team and learn proper rowing techniques from their coaches.
Category: Education, Kids, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun13

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
Jun13

Goal Ball for Athletes with Visual Impairments

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Goal Ball is a paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments. It is played by two teams of three using a ball with bells inside.
Category: Accessible, Sports
Free!

Jun13

Big Apple Barbecue Block Party

at Madison Square Park, Manhattan

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy award-winning barbecue and Southern-inspired fare from the country’s top pitmasters
Category: Markets, Food
Free!

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Event

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