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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, June 6, 2015

Jun 6

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

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

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come join us every Saturday morning at the Conference House Visitor Center for nature-inspired arts and crafts.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Pop-Up Audubon: Incredible Invertebrates

at Vanderbilt Street Playground (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore the freshwater ecosystems of Prospect Park.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Art Making for Social Change

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

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
How can art be used to spark positive social change in our community & beyond?
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art
Free!

Jun 6

TreesCount!2015 Training 6/6

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! Training class to learn the techniques you need to help us map, count, and care for every street tree in New York City.
Category: Volunteer, TreesCount! 2015
Free!

Jun 6

Long Island City Bike Parade

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Socrates Sculpture Park's annual Long Island City Bike Parade along the waterfront. In preparation for the parade, children and their families are invited to repair their…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Fitness, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

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Event
Jun 6

ESL Intermediate Class

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

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Spanish-speaking adults will learn the basic structure of reading and writing English from a certified ESL instructor.
Category: Education
Free!

Jun 6

Introduction to Bird Watching

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Jun 6

It's My Park at McCarren Park

at Fieldhouse Grass (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Volunteers will help clean up and beautify McCarren Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jun 6

Go Greenpoint! Greenpoint Festival

at McCarren Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The event includes education with schools, community groups, and companies displaying research or art projects that will enhance our appreciation and understanding of our environment.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Annual Bronx River Festival: Hello Herring

at 180th Street & Boston Road (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This festival will include an animal show, music, free community paddles, a ramble tour, live performances, and more.
Category: Education, Dance, Nature, Art, Festivals, History, Kids, Tours, Kayaking and Canoeing, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids

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