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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.

Viewing 61–70 out of 13,420 events
from November 2, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Sunday, November 3, 2013

Nov 3

Nature Photography: Fall Foliage

at Bloomingdale Park Playground (in Bloomingdale Park), Staten Island

1:00 p.m.
The beauty of nature has inspired many great Americans to create artistic masterpieces. From the wildlife portraits of John James Audubon to the stunning black and white…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature
Free!

Nov 3

Adult Afternoon Hike: Fall Foliage Reflections at High Rock Park

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

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy the splendor of autumn as we walk along the blue and yellow trails to Pumphouse Pond. Along the way, we will pause at Lake Ohrbach. This hike is geared for adults and singles…
Category: Nature
Free!

Nov 3

Redesign Fort Tryon's Javits Playground with Science and Math

at Jacob Javits Playground (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
It's time to redesign Javits playground! The park is currently seeking City capital funds to reconstruct the playground. Have your children help shape the future of Javits. Join…
Category: Education
Free!

Nov 3

History In Your Hands: Flax to Linen

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come check on our flax crop and try out tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids

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Monday, November 4, 2013

Nov 4

Mad. Sq. Art 2013: Giuseppe Penone: "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)"

at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan

6:00 a.m.
Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new sculptural installation for fall 2013 by renowned Italian artist Giuseppe Penone, consisting of three monumental, 30-foot tall bronze trees. "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)" featuring Penone’s signature manipulation of the trees’ natural forms, will interact with Madison Square Park’s lush landscape to highlight the relationships amongst man, sculpture and nature.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Tours
Free!

Nov 4

Art Exhibition - Notched Bodies: Insects In Contemporary Art

at The Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
An exhibition of eleven contemporary artists who offer probing personal interpretations on the importance of insects through a variety of media.
Category: Nature, Art
Free!

Nov 4

DigitalWork NYC Recruitment: St. Mary's Recreation Center

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Become certified in Microsoft Office 10 and Adobe Creative Suite 6 through DigitalWork NYC, free for 16 to 26 year olds! These sessions help you apply and interview for the program.
Category: Education
Free!

Nov 4

The Wild Garden Exhibit

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Use this hands-on exhibit to illuminate the history, ecology, and management of the woodlands, and learn why these landscapes are so essential to the purpose of Central Park.
Category: History
Free!

Nov 4

Music and Storytelling Workshop with Robbi K

at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
In this fun and interactive storytelling workshop, participants will learn creative ways to capture, document and tell their own unique stories. Musician and master storyteller Robbi…
Free!

Nov 4

The Dutch Roots of Clear Comfort

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Ongoing tours and information will be provided focusing on the Dutch origins of the Alice Austen House (which the Austen family affectionately nicknamed Clear Comfort). The…
Category: Education, History, Tours, Waterfront

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