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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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Sunday, May 3, 2015

May 3

Hike to the Alley Pond Giant (Vigorous)

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
The Alley Pond Giant is the largest and oldest tree in the five boroughs.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Must See
Event
May 3

It's My Park at Corlears Hook Park

at Corlears Hook Park, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, come along on this date to Corlears Hook Park to join in a park clean-up and kids' activities!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May 3

Tree Giveaway

at Diamante Garden (in ), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
GreenThumb and New York Restoration Project (NYRP) are teaming up to bring you free trees as part of the Million TreesNYC initiative!
Category: Nature
Free!

May 3

Birding Basics for Families

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Experience Central Park when it becomes a precious bird habitat and migration hot spot!
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 3

Waterfront Walks: Guided Tours of Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Learn about Brooklyn Bridge Park's unique history, sustainable design, and diverse ecology on these guided tours.
Category: History, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

May 3

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

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

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Explore some of the park's best-known features, including the Lake and the Ramble, and then marvel at the view from Belvedere Castle, on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

May 3

Pop-Up Audubon: Wonderful Warblers

at Eastwood (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Through fun games, experiments and citizen science projects, learn why warblers are so wonderful.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Tours, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 3

Pop-Up Audubon II: Plant Clues

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn what trees and plants tell us about our environment.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 3

Rangers' Choice: Nature Photography

at Willowbrook Park, Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Bring your camera and get inspired by the powerful images of nature as we walk through the park.
Category: Nature
Free!

May 3

Celebrate Wildlife Walk

at 218th Street and Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Urban Park Rangers be your guide to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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