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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, February 28, 2015

Feb28

Grow to Learn Workshop: Bed Building for Beginners

at The Environmental Study Center, Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Planning for a Spring build day, but new to building raised beds? Join Grow to Learn as we cover all the bed building basics: materials and sourcing, tool use and safety, and…
Free!

Feb28

Bronx Parks Speak Up

at Lehman College Faculty Dining Room, Music Building, Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Bronx Parks Speak Up is an annual community networking conference for park and environmental stakeholders. Organized by the Bronx Coalition for Parks and Green Spaces, this…
Category: Volunteer, Talks
Free!

Feb28

Gargoyles and Green Men: Portraits of Wood and Stone

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

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Discover the mystery and architectural history of the stone faces that have been keeping watch outside churches of Europe for centuries. Then explore the ancient symbol of…
Category: Art

Feb28

Lunar New Year at Queens Zoo

at Queens Zoo

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
The WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) Queens Zoo is celebrating the year of the sheep with special activities to ring in the Lunar New Year.
Category: Festivals, Kids, Lunar New Year

Best For
Kids
Feb28

ESL Intermediate Class

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

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL instructor.
Category: Education
Free!

Feb28

CANCELLED: Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
History buffs will love this tour of key sites in the American Revolution and the War of 1812.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors

Feb28

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
Free!

Feb28

15th Annual 'Let Freedom Ring' Event

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

12:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Club, Inc presents their 15th Annual "Let Freedom Ring" event with speeches and performances.
Category: Black History Month, Talks
Free!

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Feb28

Citizenship Classes for Adults

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.
Category: Education
Free!

Feb28

Fire Making Skills

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

1:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers are skilled in the techniques and development of diverse outdoor skills Fire is mankind's greatest discovery. Learn primitive and modern…
Category: Nature
Free!

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