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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, February 8, 2014

Feb 8

GreenThumb Membership Update

at New York Botanical Garden, Bronx

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
It is that time of the year when gardeners need to update their community garden membership lists. We are also introducing our new Membership Agreement Form (available in four…
Free!

Feb 8

Seal Exploration

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
Winter is the best time of year to see seal visiting New York City. A variety of seal species can be seen from Orchard Beach.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

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Feb 8

Tunisian Crochet Beginners

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Learn basic Tunisian (Afghan) crochet. Make a pot holder. Materials required: One skein light colored worsted weight (#4) yarn #H crochet hook
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education
Free!

Feb 8

CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER - Forest Restoration

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join Greenbelt Natural Resource Team staff removing invasive plants and restoring trails in High Rock Park. To volunteer for any of our events you must be age 14 and up/under 14…
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Feb 8

Season Extension Workshop

at PS 11/William T. Harris Elementary School, Manhattan

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Do you want to get more fresh and healthy vegetables? We'll discuss what to plant and when to plant it in order to get an early start on your spring harvests, as well as how to have a garden that lasts into the cold, wintry months.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Feb 8

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Toning

at McDonald Park House (in McDonald Playground), Staten Island

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system!
Category: Fitness
Free!

Feb 8

Orienteering

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

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.
Category: Nature
Free!

Feb 8

Storytelling

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

11:00 a.m.
Join us as we share classic stories about nature, animals, and our environment.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 8

Bronx River Forest Invasive Vine Removal

at Bronx River Forest Island, Bronx

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers (NAV) at Bronx River Forest to help remove invasive vegetation from the woodlands.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Feb 8

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!

Best For
Kids

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