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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, May 17, 2014

May17

It's My Park Day at Cunningham Park

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Please join the Friends of Cunningham Park for a tree giveaway, and to help rake leaves and clean up the park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May17

Native Plants, Wildflowers and Restoration in the Ramble

at 79th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
See how ecological restoration is done in one of the busiest parks in the world. Enjoy woodlands, wetlands and the New York City skyline on this walk.
Category: Nature, Tours, Wildflower Week, Talks
Free!

May17

Spring Flora and Invasive Species Removal at Alley Pond Park

at 223rd Street and 67th Avenue, Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The park has a number of spring ephemerals and some interesting bryophytes. During this trip we will remove several invasive species as we hike.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Wildflower Week
Free!

May17

Learn to Ride: George U. Harvey Park

at George U. Harvey Park Hockey Rink, Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
These free classes teach children the fundamentals of bicycling, preparing them for years of safe and confident riding.
Category: Kids, Bike Month NYC, Learn To Ride
Free!

Best For
Kids
May17

It's My Park Day at Roy Wilkins Park

at Roy Wilkins Recreation Center, Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Please join the Southern Queens Parks Association(SQPA) on It's My Park Day, May 17th, 2014. They will be removing debris from along the fence lines and raking leaves…
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May17

Wave Family Art Project: Conversations with Puppet Squirrels

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Using simple puppet-making techniques, make your own squirrel and its own little home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids

Must See
Event
May17

It's My Park Day at CC Moore Homestead Park

at C.C. Moore Homestead Park (in Moore Homestead Playground), Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help clean and beautify CC Moore Homestead.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May17

CANCELLED: It's My Park Day at South Oxford Park

at South Oxford Park, Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Please join the Friends of South Oxford Park to help weed, prune, spread mulch, and perform general clean up.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May17

It's My Park Day at Tribeca Park

at Walker Street and Avenue of the Americas (in Tribeca Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help the Friends of Tribeca park and volunteers as they plant, paint and do a spring clean.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May17

It's My Park Day at Columbus Park

at Columbus Park Playground (in Columbus Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, Visiting Nurse Services of NY will lead senior volunteers from the neighborhood in their regular spring planting activity!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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