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NYC Parks Events Calendar

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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Monday, August 5, 2013

Aug 5

Early Morning Yoga

at Pier 6 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:30 a.m.
Start your day off with early morning yoga on the pier with a spectacular view of the Manhattan skyline.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 5

Tai Chi Mornings

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

8:00 a.m.9:30 a.m.
These summer classes will be an introduction to the foundational elements of Yang family Taijiquan
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 5

NYC Eco-House

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Take a look through the walls of the EcoHouse and learn how your house really works.
Category: Education, Art, Kids, Tours

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Art Exhibit: Invasive Pigments

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Invasive Pigments is a series of watercolor-like paintings which explores the migration and proliferation of weeds and other "unintentional" plants in tandem with human…
Category: Education, Nature, Art

Aug 5

FLOW.13

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.
The Randall's Island Park Alliance, BxMA, and Made Event are pleased to present FLOW, the annual summer art exhibit along the shoreline at Randall's Island Park.
Category: Art
Free!

Aug 5

Breukelen Farmers Summer Camp

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Young farmers and gardeners have a unique opportunity to explore past and present farming practices on the historic Wyckoff Farm. Grow. Plant. Make. Play. Dig In!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Games, History, Kids, Food

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Summer Program at HSBC Children's Garden at Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The HSBC Children's Garden at Queens Botanical Garden offers children in our diverse metropolitan area a rare opportunity to learn about science and nature through practical,hands-on experiences in an outdoor environment.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, Games, Kids

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Land Art Generator Initiative: Freshkills Park

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Land Art Generator Initiative: Freshkills Park is an exhibition of the top 25 designs, selected from around the globe, for a public art piece that has the ability to harness energy.
Category: Art
Free!

Aug 5

RIPA/Nike Softball & Baseball Camp

at Randall's Island Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
RIPA and Nike will team up for an outstanding free two-day program in which participants will be led through softball and baseball-focused exercises and drills.
Category: Fitness, Kids, Sports, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

CityParks PuppetMobile Presents Little Red's Hood

at North Lawn (in Morningside Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.
Little Red's Hood is a fresh retelling of the classic "Little Red Riding Hood" tale updated with a modern sensibility that will appeal to kids.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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