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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, November 23, 2013

Nov23

Armor Returns to Armor Hall for a Day

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

12:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Learn about chivalry, and how armor is made, watch fencing demonstrations, make brass rubbings and immerse yourself altogether in the knightly world. Singing juggler John Grimaldi adds to the medieval entertainment.
Category: History, Kids

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Event
Nov23

Historic New York: Native Americans

at Pelham Bay Ranger Station (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.
Native American culture is celebrated in special programs throughout the five boroughs. Ice-age glaciers, Native Americans, Dutch traders, British Redcoats, and the Underground…
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Nov23

Forensic Flora and Fauna

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Bugs, plants and animals have all helped solve crimes. Discover just how sharp Mother Nature’s detective skills are.
Category: Education, Nature, Waterfront
Free!

Nov23

Emergency Preparedness

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.
On these fun, family friendly programs you will learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Nov23

Gobble in the Greenbelt

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Thanksgiving may be next week, but let’s start the celebration early. Come walk the trails in search of the foods that the Native Americans would have eaten at the first…
Category: Nature, History, Kids, Thanksgiving, Food

Best For
Kids
Nov23

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
Nov23

Finding Your Poetic Voice Performance Reading

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Final performance reading of works written by participants of the "Finding Your Poetic Voice" workshop.
Free!

Nov23

Lefferts Historic House: 2nd Floor Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Explore the unique architecture of Lefferts Historic House on this special tour.
Category: History, Kids, Tours, Talks

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Event
Nov23

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: History, Tours
Free!

Nov23

Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Workshop

at Payson Playground Facility (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Interact with the native species of New York City and learn about the nature rehabilitation work during this Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Workshop.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

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