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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, April 19, 2014

Apr19

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.
Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr19

Guided Tour of Harlem Fire Watchtower and Acropolis at Marcus Garvey Park

at Acropolis (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.
Preservationist and architect Angel Ayon will give a guided tour of the Harlem Fire Watchtower and Acropolis.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Apr19

Central Park Arches and Bridges

at Central Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.
Enjoy this walking tour over, under, and through these iconic and unique structures.
Category: History, Tours, Kids' Week
Free!

Apr19

Blooming Naturalists

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
So you think you are a naturalist? Join the Alliance at the Audubon Center in this Introduction to Bird Watching series. Using fun games and activities learn what makes birds so special in a different lesson each day!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr19

Hands-on History: Let's Go Fly a Kite!

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Celebrate National Kite Month at King Manor! Create and decorate your own kite and try flying it in our backyard!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, History, Kids, Tours, Seniors
Free!

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Apr19

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Explore the Park’s central features, including the Lake and Ramble woodland, then marvel at the views from Belvedere Castle.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Apr19

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!

Apr19

Maggie's Garden Easter Eggstravaganza!

at Maggie's Garden, Manhattan

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Easter Eggstravaganza 2014 will include an Easter egg hunt, egg relay race, Easter egg painting contest, arts and crafts, and pictures with the Easter bunny.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Festivals, Kids, Easter
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr19

Fitness Bootcamp

at Alley Athletic (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come join in! Bootcamp is a total body workout that helps muscle tone, improve strengh and endurance while keeping the heart rate up…
Category: Accessible, Fitness
Free!

Apr19

The Squirrel and the Caterpillar: A Puppet Show

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
"The Squirrel and the Caterpillar" puppet show is a story about an unlikely friendship between two young creatures of the forest who learn about growing up and changing in their environment.
Category: Nature, Kids, Kids' Week
Free!

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