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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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Thursday, August 13, 2015

Aug13

Bronx Sports Extravaganza: Teen Fitness

at St. James Park, Bronx This is an Accessible location, St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Teens ages 13-17 are invited for free fitness instruction at St. James Recreation Center!
Category: Fitness, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug13

Poetry Celebration: Light on Sound

at Lewis H. Latimer House (in Lewis H Latimer House), Queens

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join us for the opening of "Light on Sound," an interactive poetry installation in Flushing, Queens with the Lewis H. Latimer House. CART + ASL interpreters will be provided.
Category: Accessible, Art, Talks
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug13

Syfy Movies with a View: Dr. Strangelove

at Harbor View Lawn (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically try to stop.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug13

Hudson Warehouse: Titus Andronicus

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
This is Shakespeare's bloodiest and most violent work and traditionally was one of his least respected plays.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Aug13

Summer in the Square: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory screening

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Come along on a sweet journey with a special screening of the 1971 classic "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory".
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug13

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Rock Yoga

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The spirit of popular music and the teachings of yoga will rock your world!
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug13

Green Infrastructure Tour

at Hunts Point Riverside Park, Bronx This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Come see the new green infrastructure and help us keep our river clean and streets clear from flooding.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours, Volunteer, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Aug13

Summer Sounds: Orquesta Afinke

at Clement Clarke Moore Homestead Park (in Moore Homestead Playground), Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy South American sounds such as salsa, merengue, cumbia, bolero, and more.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug13

Bryant Park Reading Room: Writers Workshop - Short Story 4.0

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Pen your own story, poem, or screenplay, at this writers' workshop, guaranteed to improve and perfect your writing.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Aug13

Sunset Summer Concerts

at Snug Harbor, Staten Island

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy performances by the Staten Island Community Band and Staten Island's Beatles tribute band, Love Me Do.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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