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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, May 7, 2016

May 7

It's My Park at Athens Square

at Athens Square, Queens This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Volunteers will help with help remove any remaining leaves and get the park ready for the warm weather.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Springfield Park

at Park House (in Springfield Park), Queens

9:30 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Volunteers for Springfield Park to beautify Springfield Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May 7

MAS Jane's Walk: Jefferson Market Library and Its Environs

at Jefferson Market Library, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 a.m.
This walk explores the Jefferson Market Library and its environs.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

May 7

Learn to Ride: Kids

at Pelham Bay Park (South of Orchard Beach Parking Lot) (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Most kids learn to ride in one session, but even if they don’t, they can join us for another free class!
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Learn To Ride
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 7

It's My Park at Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk

at Beach 134th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Belle Harbor Property Owners Association to beautify Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

May 7

CANCELLED: It's My Park at Thomas Boyland Park

at Thomas Boyland Park, Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Masons in the Parks to help care for Thomas Boyland Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Carmansville Playground

at Amsterdam Avenue Entrance (in Carmansville Playground), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Beacon Light Lodge #76 to perform a general clean up and some possible plantings at Carmansville Playground.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May 7

Prospect Park Alliance Saturday Woodland Corps

at Prospect Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Help the Alliance restore the woodlands with a team of dedicated volunteers committed to the ongoing care of the Park’s 250 acres of forest.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

May 7

Protectors of Pine Oak Woods: 40 Years of Green

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

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.

Category: Art, Volunteer, Seniors
Free!

May 7

Sherman Creek Stewards: Orientation Session

at Swindler Cove (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan

10:30 a.m.3:30 p.m.
Interested in joining one of our weekly volunteer opportunities? Come to an orientation session to learn how to get involved with NYRP’s Northern Manhattan parks. Come prepared to work!
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

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