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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, July 12, 2014

Jul12

Talk: Poe At Fordham

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

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Mr. Angel Hernandez, Education Coordinator for the Bronx Historical society, will talk about the great writer's experience living in the Bronx.
Category: History, Talks
Free!

Jul12

City of Water Day at Kaiser Park

at Kaiser Park Entrance, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn about the history of Coney Island Creek, get your hands dirty with gardening projects, share your ideas for the park's future, and participate in fun,family-friendly activities.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Festivals, Fitness, History, Kids, Tours, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

"Poe at Fordham"

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

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join Bronx County Historical Society Educator Angel Hernandez as he talks about Edgar Allan Poe's legacy in The Bronx.
Category: Accessible, Education, History, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Jul12

Bryant Park Juggling

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

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.
Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Bryant Park Reading Room Presents Artie Bennett

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Hands-on History: Cup of Tea

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
You are cordially invited to afternoon tea at King Manor. See Eliza Gracie King’s tea set and get inspired to decorate your own cup, all for free.
Category: Arts & Crafts, History
Free!

Jul12

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
On this east-west walk you will see a hidden bench that tells time, miniature boats powered by the wind, a magnificent sculpture celebrating fresh water, and much more.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Jul12

Youth Moves Movement Workshop Series

at Jane Bailey Memorial Garden, Brooklyn, Garden of Hope, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
A series of family-friendly movement workshops presented by two Brooklyn-based dance companies. First three Saturdays in July and August at noon, at two garden locations.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul12

Kayaking

at South Beach Boardwalk at Ocean Avenue (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for a 15 minute trial paddle off the shoreline.
Category: Kids, Volunteer, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids

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