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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

Native Plant Share with the Butterfly Project

at P.S. 154X

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join Butterfly Project NYC, Bronx Green-Up, The New York Botanical Garden, and Grow To Learn NYC in a workshop and native plant giveaway targeted to increasing the number of useful…
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct11

How to Start a Seed Savers' Library

at Weeksville Heritage Center, Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Please join the Weeksville Heritage Center and learn the basics of setting up and organizing a seed library, which can range from a small box to a large room.
Category: Nature
Free!

Oct11

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Oct11

Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town

at Decker Farm, Staten Island

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin! Enjoy a self-guided tour, hayride, face painting, farm animals, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Halloween, Fall Festivals

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Event
Oct11

CANCELLED: Shape Up NYC Dance Fitness for Adults

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

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
We'll be combining Latin, international, and popular music with dance moves for an aerobic workout.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Oct11

Chair Zumba

at Chelsea Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system. Recreation Center membership is required.
Category: Accessible, Fitness

Oct11

Little Red Lighthouse Festival

at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse at the 22nd Little Red Lighthouse Festival! Including tours of the lighthouse with the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Education, Nature, Festivals, History, Tours, Food, Waterfront, Fall Festivals, Fishing
Free!

Oct11

Co-Ed Basketball Clinic

at North Meadow Recreation Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
It's not just shooting hoops! This high-energy, interactive clinic provides youth with an opportunity to learn and enhance their skills in the game of basketbal1.
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct11

It's My Park Day at Stuyvesant Park Dog Run

at Second Avenue Entrance (in Stuyvesant Square), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day the Stuyvesant Park Dog Owners Group volunteers will get together and wash, rake, and clean up the dog run!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct11

Synergi Community Garden - Free Tree Giveaway

at Synergi Urban Farm (in ), Bronx

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Please join Synergi Community Garden as they give away 100 trees - peach, pear, and fig trees for free in partnership with NYRP and MillionTreesNYC.
Free!

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