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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 8, 2014

Feb 8

CANCELLED: New York Turtles Meet and Greet

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

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
Bring the whole family to meet the turtles of New York!
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 8

Anne Northup: Slavery and the Birth of American Cuisine

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

2:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
In conjunction with the Oscar-Nominated movie “12 Years A Slave,” learn about the untold story of Solomon Northup’s wife, Anne.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Black History Month, Food, Talks

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Feb 8

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
Feb 8

Tavern Concerts

at Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.
Sit back and listen to some of the best folk and acoustic songwriters and musicians in the country.
Category: Concerts

Feb 8

Hearts & All That Jazz

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come enjoy an evening out with live music, small bites, and sweet delights at the Conference House! You won't want to miss it...
Category: Valentine's Day

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Sunday, February 9, 2014

Feb 9

Mad. Sq. Art 2013: Giuseppe Penone: "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)"

at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan

6:00 a.m.
Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new sculptural installation for fall 2013 by renowned Italian artist Giuseppe Penone, consisting of three monumental, 30-foot tall bronze trees. "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)" featuring Penone’s signature manipulation of the trees’ natural forms, will interact with Madison Square Park’s lush landscape to highlight the relationships amongst man, sculpture and nature.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Tours
Free!

Feb 9

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!

Feb 9

Whimsical Winter Wonderland exhibit

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

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
These American and international artists’ works will charm and delight the spirit of the child or the child within.
Category: Art, Winter Holidays
Free!

Feb 9

Close: A Journey in Scotland at The New York Botanical Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
A look at Scottish landscape design and land art.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Art

Feb 9

Valentine's Day 5K

at Bartel-Pritchard Square, Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.
Join Brooklyn Road Runners Club for their traditional V-Day 5K in Prospect Park. Trophies will be awarded by age group. Couples can compete for a gift certificate to one of Park…
Category: Sports, Valentine's Day

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