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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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from July 21, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Saturday, April 18, 2015


Hands-on History: Roads & Rails

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn about transportation in the 19th century, hear a story about the history of trains, and create your own toy horse to ride home!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids, Tours, Talks, Seniors

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Central Park Tour: The Art of the Park

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Central Park has long been revered as a masterpiece of landscape architecture. Discover the park's most artfully designed pastoral landscapes and romantic vistas on this tour.
Category: Art, History, Tours


Central Park Arches and Bridges North

at Central Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Enjoy the views of the iconic arches and bridges of Central Park's northern end
Category: Nature, History


Forest Park Garden Open House

at Highland Park Children's Garden (in ), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join our community gardeners as they welcome the spring with workshops and tours of the garden.
Category: Nature, Tours


Day of Celebration at the Frank White Memorial Garden

at Frank White Memorial Garden (in ), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Please join the Brotherhood/Sister Sol for a day of celebration at the garden. Enjoy workshops, performances, tabling organizations and food at this neighborhood garden in West…


Citizenship Classes for Adults

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.
Category: Education


Ranger's Choice: Camping Skills Workshop

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
NYC Parks' bright and talented Urban Park Rangers are what make our Weekend Adventure programs so amazing. Take a moment out of your busy schedule and relax by a campfire.…
Category: Nature


Spring Bird and Wildflower Walk

at Wolfe's Pond Park House (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Explore the ephemeral beauty of spring wildflowers at Wolfe’s Pond Park, Research Associate Ray Matarazzo, and Curator of Science, Will Lenihan.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Talks


Ranger's Choice: Composting Workshop

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn the various forms of composting techniques and make your own take-home worm bin. To register, visit on Wednesday, April 8th.


Track and Field Workshop for People with Disabilities

at Chelsea Field (in Chelsea Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Try a push rim chair or hand cycle! Learn how to play boccia or learn how to throw the shot put and discus. Learn how blind runners run with a tether, and more!
Category: Accessible, Sports

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