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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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Sunday, April 28, 2013


Rain Date-Celebrate Earth Day

at Subway Terrace (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Need volunteer hours for school or work? Fort Tryon Park welcomes you! Join us for preparations for our spring planting season.


NYC Audubon Spring Migration Workshop

at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center (in Jamaica Bay Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Celebrate spring with a walk around the refuge during the spring bird migration.
Category: Birding, Nature, Talks, Waterfront


MillionTreesNYC Tree Care Workshop and Care Day in Brooklyn

at Intersection of Sutter Ave. and Van Siclen Ave., Brooklyn, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help water and care for the 80,000 new street trees that have been planted across New York City!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer


Tai-Chi in the Greenbelt

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

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join Tai-Chi instructor Raymond Yuen for Tai-Chi sessions overlooking our beautiful and inspiring woodlands.
Category: Fitness, Seniors


Wave Hill Family Art Project:Fly Me To The Dove Tree

at Ecology Building (in Wave Hill), Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Visit Wave Hill's dove tree to observe the beautiful white flower-like bracts that give this tree its name. Then, using natural materials and paper, make a dove tree…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day

Best For

Hack the Rock: Rockaway Civic Hack Day

at Beach 94th Street and Shore Front Parkway (in Rockaway Beach), Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join Rockaway Help for a community workshop designing web-based tools for emergency preparedness and response.
Category: Earth Day & Arbor Day

Must See

Arbor Festival at Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

11:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Come to QBG's Arbor Festival and enjoy a variety of activities for a fun-filled day.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Concerts, Nature, Art, Festivals, Kids, Dogs, Tours, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Food, Talks

Must See

34th Annual Antique Auto Show

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Members of the New York Antique Auto Club will exhibit their cars on the farmhouse grounds. Automobile memorabilia, historic house tours, hayrides, and food will be available.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals

Must See

Street Types: Turn of the Century Portraiture By Alice Austen

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
This show explores the portraits Alice Austen made on the streets of Manhattan at the turn of the last century.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art


Saltwater Fishing

at Bayswater Park, Queens

11:00 a.m.
Learn to fish and about the ecology of our waterways with Urban Park Rangers
Category: Education, Nature, Waterfront

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