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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, October 11, 2014

Oct11

It's My Park Day at Thomas Green Playground

at Entrance at 3rd Avenue and Douglass Street (in Thomas Greene Playground), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteer with the Friends of Douglas/Greene Park to help clean, rake, and weed Thomas Greene Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct11

Zumba at Van Cortlandt Park

at Sachkerah Woods Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Zumba combines Latin, international and popular music dance with aerobic elements All fitness levels are encouraged to join in and work at their own pace. Wear…
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Oct11

CANCELLED: It's My Park Day at St. Mark's Children's Park

at St. Marks Children's Playground

10:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Volunteers will cleanup and beautify the park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct11

Bryant Park Putting Green

at The Green (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Practice your technique, perfect your distance and speed, or bring the kids to play on the green.
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct11

Astronomy: Sun Spotting

at B.86th Street & Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered and New York City parks are the perfect place to explore the sky. Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar…
Category: Nature, Kids, Astronomy
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct11

Bryant Park Games

at 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games, from Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga.
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct11

My Dog Loves Central Park Fair

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come, sit, stay, and celebrate Central Park and its dog community!
Category: Education, Games, Kids, Dogs, Food
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct11

Open House NY- Walking tour of 'Historic Biddles Grove' in Conference House Park

at MTA Staten Island Railway-Tottenville Station, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The Tottenville Historical Society will be leading a guided architectural tour through the historic ‘Biddle’s Grove’ area of the Conference House Park Tottenville neighborhood.
Category: Education, History, Talks, Waterfront, Open House New York
Free!

Oct11

Fields of Inquiry: Photographs by Yola Monakhov Stockton

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The show features work from two series Field Guide to Bird Songs and Empire Picture of the Hudson. Stockton's work provides commentary on the photographic process…
Category: Art

Oct11

Open House New York: Fort Tryon Park Cottage & The Heather Garden

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Here's your chance to see inside the Fort Tryon Park Cottage and learn about its varied history or go behind the scenes with a horticulturist or botanist in the Heather Garden.
Category: History, Tours, Open House New York
Free!

Must See
Event

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