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Saturday, December 12, 2015


Holiday Workshop Weekend: Natural Wreaths and Swags

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill. Craft one-of-a-kind holiday decorations using fresh greens…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Winter Holidays, Seniors


Exhibition: Alice Austen Everyday: A Photo Series Inspired by Place

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Alice Austen's beloved home, Clear Comfort, was her muse and her window onto the world at the entrance to the New York Harbor. The vantage point from Clear Comfort is…


Three Squares Walk

at Madison Square Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Be our guest as we stroll through Madison Square Park, Union Square Park, and finally Washington Square Park.
Category: History, Tours


Introduction to Bird Watching

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Nature


Hands on History: Winter Wonderland

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Come learn about 19th century seasonal festivities and hear how the King family spent cold winter months! As a seasonal and traditional treat, make snowflakes and a pomander, a scented…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Winter Holidays

Must See

Historic New York: Grand Street Ferry

at Grand Street at River Street (in Grand Ferry Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
This guided walk will highlight the history of Grand Ferry Park and the stories of the surrounding neighborhood.
Category: History

Must See

Learn to Play Soccer with Coach Victor Campbell

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Children and youth ages 6-12 years learn fundamental and advanced soccer skills.
Category: Kids, Sports

Best For

Family Holiday Craft Workshop

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

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for a family craft workshop in which participants create pieces inspired from natural objects.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids

Best For

Arts, Culture & Fun: Preview Screening of Autism in Love

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Presented by Indie Lens Pop Up. A sneak peak preview screening of Autism in Love which premieres on PBS January 11th. Four adults at different places on the autism spectrum open up…
Category: Accessible, Education, Film, Talks, Seniors


Union Square: Crossroads of New York Walking Tour

at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood through discussions of the people, history, architecture, and forces that have shaped this community.
Category: Education, History, Tours

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