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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, April 12, 2014

Apr12

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!

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Apr12

NYC BBQ Cookoff

at Historic Richmond Town (in LaTourette Park & Golf Course), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Eat or compete! It's BBQ NY style, the classic American dish served saucy and just right.
Category: Food

Apr12

Spring Kickoff: Gardening in Sherman Creek

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
In addition to weeding and cutting back perennials you will learn about native meadow plants and how meadow maintenance creates habitat and food sources for birds, mammals and insects.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Apr12

MillionTreesNYC TreeLC Workshop in Brooklyn

at 188-90 Sutter Avenue, Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us to help care for new street trees in Brooklyn!
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Apr12

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours

Apr12

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!

Apr12

Freshkills Park Hike

at Schmul Park, Staten Island

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join the Freshkills Park Staff as we hike areas we are developing into brand new parkland on Staten Island.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Talks, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Apr12

Historic New York: Old Croton Aqueduct

at Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

1:00 p.m.
Join the Rangers for a walking tour to discuss the history of the Old Croton Aqueduct and its place in NYC history.
Category: History
Free!

Apr12

Greenbelt Docent Corps - Training Spring 2014

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
Would you like to learn more about the Greenbelt, meet people interested in the local environment, and serve the community? If your answer is "yes", the Greenbelt…
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Apr12

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
On this east-west walk you will see a hidden bench that tells time, miniature boats powered by the wind, a magnificent sculpture celebrating fresh water, and much more.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

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