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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, January 18, 2014

Jan18

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
Jan18

New York and the American Revolution

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
On this walking tour learn about the battles, heroes, and British occupation of New York during the American Revolutionary War.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Jan18

2014 Poe Birthday Bash: Anne Williams Life & Works of Edgar Allan Poe

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

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy a moving and dramatic recitation of the life and times of Edgar Allan Poe.
Category: History
Free!

Jan18

Winter Workspace Workshop: Collage—Color in the Garden

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Artist Cheryl Molnar demonstrates how collage can be used to discover the basic principles of color.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature

Jan18

Central Park Tour: Northern Welcome Tour

at East 106th Street Entrance (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
See the Park’s northernmost highlights on this walk from Conservatory Garden, along the Harlem Meer and past the North Woods.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Jan18

Garden Walk: Toscanini's Trees

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
Bundle up for a brisk winter walk with Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day to see some favorite trees from Toscanini’s tenure here.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours

Jan18

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Discussion

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
As part of the New York Council for the Humanities’ Conversations with Kids program, we will be discussing Doreen Rappaport’s book, Martin’s Big Words, and then…
Category: Education, History, Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jan18

Winter Fun for Kids

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Santa Claus may have come and gone, but there is plenty of snowy fun to look forward to. Join us for a craft, activities, and lots of winter fun. This program is suitable for children…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jan18

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
Jan18

Astronomy

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

6:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe. Fall and winter are the best times to observe…
Category: Education, Nature, Astronomy
Free!

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