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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 12, 2013

Oct12

Journey Through Queens History: Tour the Homestead & the Queens Historical Society

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Built in 1785, Kingsland Homestead is now the home of the Queens Historical Society. Tour the Kingsland Homestead and visit the gift shop to find out more about historic…
Category: Education, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival

Oct12

Tour of Jacob Tysen House (Presented by Historic Richmond Town)

at Judge Jacob Tysen House, Staten Island

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Come visit and tour the Judge Jacob Tysen House.
Category: History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Oct12

Tour of Voorlezer's House

at Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Tour the Voorlezer's House, the oldest wooden school house in North America, built by the Dutch Reformed Congregation.
Category: History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct12

Finding Your Poetic Voice

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Find your poetic voice through a series of exercises to help stimulate your senses.
Category: Talks
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct12

Glass Painting Demonstration with Cristina Cipriani

at Lewis H. Latimer House (in Lewis H Latimer House), Queens

1:30 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come and see the free art demonstrations for children and young adults by Cristina Cipriani, in the Latimer House's fall garden.
Category: Arts & Crafts, History, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct12

The Haunted Pumpkin Garden at The New York Botanical Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
The Haunted Pumpkin Garden is back and spookier than ever! Experience the thrills and chills of the season with a garden full of scary fun.
Category: Nature, Kids, Halloween

Must See
Event
Oct12

Cooking with Herbs at Hattie Carthan Community Garden

at Hattie Carthan Herban Farm, Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join herb farm founder and plant medicine practitioner Yonnette Fleming as we whip up a simple herbal dish and discuss the importance of herbs to human health.
Category: Education, Food
Free!

Oct12

Farmer-Led Tours

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
Take a tour of Queens County Farm Museum's 30 acres, led by one of their farmers. Maximum amount of people per tour is 50. This is event is part of OpenHouseNewYork…
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Oct12

Central Park Tour: Cross-Park Promenade

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

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
A tour through Central Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Oct12

Gallery Tour at Wave Hill: Tandem Pursuits: Armor & Ichthyology Exhibit

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

2:00 p.m.
Join a curatorial fellow for a tour of Wave Hill’s fall exhibition, Tandem Pursuits: Armor & Ichthyology, which celebrates the interests of former Wave Hill House resident Bashford Dean.
Category: Art, Tours

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