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NYC Parks Events Calendar

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, September 13, 2014

Sep13

Free Community Tai Chi Chuan

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
This fall, come out and enjoy the benefits of Tai Chi, a gentle exercise that focuses on deep breath and movements based on images found in nature. Once a season, Wave Hill offers a…
Category: Fitness
Free!

Sep13

Back to School Tie Dye / Face Painting Festival

at Frederick Johnson Park (in Frederick Johnson Playground), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us for a tie dye and face painting festival!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep13

Saturday Yoga on the Waterfront

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Free waterfront yoga classes designed for all experience levels. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and, for yoga, bring a mat or a towel.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Sep13

Tree Guard Building Workshop

at W. 150th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Tree Guards not only help protect street trees from vehicle damage, soil compaction, and pet waste, they also look fantastic!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sep13

Shape Up NYC Dance Fitness for Adults

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

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
We'll be combining Latin, international, and popular music with dance moves for an aerobic workout.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Sep13

Bryant Park Juggling

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep13

GreenThumb Annual Harvest Fair

at Green Gems (in ), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This annual harvest celebration honors thousands of community gardeners and greening professionals across New York City for their work during the season.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Concerts, Festivals, Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep13

Citizenship Classes for Adults

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.
Category: Education
Free!

Sep13

Volunteer to Compost in Sherman Creek

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Help process food scraps collected from the neighboring Inwood Greenmarket and learn about the Sherman Creek Compost site.
Category: Education
Free!

Sep13

Circus Amok at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Circus Amok blends traditional circus skills with experimental dance, puppetry, music old and new, performance art and improvisational techniques.
Category: Dance, Festivals, Kids, Theater, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids

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