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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, April 19, 2014

Apr19

Fitness Bootcamp

at Alley Athletic (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come join in! Bootcamp is a total body workout that helps muscle tone, improve strengh and endurance while keeping the heart rate up…
Category: Fitness
Free!

Apr19

The Squirrel and the Caterpillar: A Puppet Show

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
"The Squirrel and the Caterpillar" puppet show is a story about an unlikely friendship between two young creatures of the forest who learn about growing up and changing in their environment.
Category: Nature, Kids, Kids' Week
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr19

Easter Eggstravaganza

at Owen Dolen Recreation Center (in Owen F. Dolen Park), Bronx

1:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Play board games and table games, see a magic show, and get your face painted!
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Easter
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr19

Junior Volunteer Corps

at Zucker Natural Exploration Area (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Families and elementary-school-aged community groups are invited to join us for spring cleaning! Children will learn the importance of giving back to the community while making a…
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Apr19

Artist Talk with "Home"

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
“Home” artists Eric N. Mack, Jennifer Packer and Cristina Razzano will discuss the exhibition and their artistic process.
Category: Education, Art, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Apr19

Central Park Tour: Seneca Village

at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
Established on land that would become part of Central Park, Seneca Village was Manhattan’s first known community of African-American property owners.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Black History Month

Apr19

History In Your Hands: Flax to Linen

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come check on our flax crop and try out tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Apr19

Roller Derby Day at Lakeside

at Lefrak Center at Lakeside (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Join the Gotham Girls Roller Derby League at the new skating rink at Lakeside for Roller Derby Day.
Category: Sports
Free!

Apr19

Ranger's Choice: Wilderness Survival Overnight Camping

at Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

6:00 p.m.
Learn how to survive in the wilderness on this overnight adventure. Participants are chosen by lottery.
Category: Nature, Kids' Week
Free!

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Apr20

Art in the Garden: “Get the Picture?”

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Artist Alan Richards’s colorful satirical composite images, or photomanipulations, feature elements juxtaposed to create pieces that portray humor and whimsy.
Category: Art
Free!

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