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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 1, 2014

Feb 1

Tunisian Crochet Beginners

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Learn basic Tunisian (Afghan) crochet. Make a pot holder. Materials required: One skein light colored worsted weight (#4) yarn #H crochet hook
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education
Free!

Feb 1

Wave Hill Family Art Project: Nature's Music

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Collect a sample of twigs, leaves, and seeds or use the ones provided. Then join visiting artist Donna Maria de Creeft in celebrating the presence of Toscanini at Wave Hill.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Feb 1

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Toning

at McDonald Park House (in McDonald Playground), Staten Island

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system!
Category: Fitness
Free!

Feb 1

Exploring Our Climate

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

11:00 a.m.
Understanding our climate helps us prepare our city for a more sustainable future. Our Urban Park Rangers will introduce you to these important scientific concepts that…
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Feb 1

Wilderness Survival

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

11:00 a.m.
On these fun, family friendly programs you will learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Feb 1

Emergency Preparedness: Extreme Weather

at Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.
Emergency Preparedness provides families and individuals with helpful information on how to be ready when an emergency situation arises.
Category: Nature
Free!

Feb 1

Terrarium Workshop

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join horticulturist Maria Colletti to design, make, and take home a miniature tropical garden under glass. Learn about tropical plant terrariums, hanging glass globes with air plants,…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature

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Event
Feb 1

Central Park Tour: History of Sports in Central Park Tour

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Learn about the Park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality. The route involves a few stairs.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Feb 1

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
Feb 1

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!

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