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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, March 1, 2014

Mar 1

Historic New York: The World’s Fair

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.
On this walking tour learn discover Flushing Meadows Corona Park, site of two twentieth century World's Fairs attended by millions of people and the largest park in Queens.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Mar 1

Wilderness Survival

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.
What would you do if you found yourself lost in the woods? Do you know how to build your own shelter, or start a fire without matches? What would you eat and where would you find…
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Mar 1

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 with Lorri Cramer, N.Y. State Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator and Turtle Specialist, at this free program inside the…
Category: Nature, Kids, Talks
Free!

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Mar 1

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

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Kids
Mar 1

Queens Historical Society Tag Sale

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Join us here at the Kingsland Homestead as we host a tag sale: a collection of used items being sold, much akin to a yard sale or garage sale, as a fundraiser for the Queens Historical Society.
Category: Markets, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Mar 1

Tavern Concerts

at Historic Richmond Town (in LaTourette Park & Golf Course), 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

Mar 1

The Night Sky

at Pelham Bay Ranger Station (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

7:00 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 meteor…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Astronomy
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Mar 2

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

Mar 2

The Orchid Show: Key West Contemporary

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

10:00 a.m.
Immerse yourself in an effusion of orchids blooming among still, geometric reflecting pools, soaring angular pergolas, and sleek benches.
Category: Nature, Art, Seniors

Mar 2

Nature Exploration Hike (moderate)

at 218th Street and Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City and places often off limits to the general public. On our hikes, you may explore nature,…
Category: Nature
Free!

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