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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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from June 8, 2014 (x) to June 8, 2014 (x)

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Jun 8

New York Path Through History Weekends

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free guided tours by costumed docents.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Jun 8

Pop-Up Audubon: Incredible Invertebrates

at Entrance to the Ravine, downhill from the Picnic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance presents Pop-Up Audubon, now in its second season, which invites families to directly engage with nature through outdoor learning in locations around the Park.
Category: Birding, Nature, Games, Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

It's My Park Day at Andrew Haswell Green Park

at Andrew Haswell Green Park, Manhattan

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Join the Green Park Gardener(s) NYC as they continue to advocate for greener and greater flora at Andrew Haswell Green Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

Jun 8

Historic New York: The General Slocum Disaster

at 19th Avenue & Hoyt Avenue (in Astoria Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.
This historic walking tour will focus on the General Slocum disaster, the deadliest disaster at that time.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 8

Nature FunFind

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate the 10th birthday of the Greenbelt Nature Center by embarking upon a quest in search of knowledge and fun. Along the way, complete various stations and activities…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Kids

Must See
Event
Jun 8

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours

Jun 8

7th Annual Red Hook Jazz Festival

at Urban Meadow Community Garden, Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come enjoy the annual Jazz Fest, featuring ten remarkable ensembles, all representing the incredible variety and history of this great American music, on the docks along the East River.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Kids, Father's Day

Must See
Event
Jun 8

Bryant Park Kids Time: Game Social

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Though kids games are available whenever we are open, the Kids Time Game Social lets the little ones enjoy games geared especially towards them.
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

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

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Genealogy Workshop

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Queens Historical Society is happy to welcome back Wilhelmena Rhodes Kelley and the Daughters of the American Revolution for another genealogy discussion and workshop.
Category: Education, History, Father's Day, Talks, Seniors

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