This Weekend In Parks
Going Green In Queens 2012
Come together with other people this Saturday to discuss green ideas and learn how to turn your ideas into reality. Organizations will demonstrate how to connect with others to promote green ideas throughout Queens. People of all ages are encouraged to attend. It takes place at the Al Oerter Recreation Center from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. We hope to see you there!
Spring Arts & Crafts Fair
Or, get out this Saturday and Sunday and enjoy a great day at Staten Island's Alice Austen House Museum overlooking the Narrows. Find unique fine art and crafts items to purchase. Vendors will be offering hand made, one of a kind rare pieces. In recognition of Women’s History Month, all the vendors are women who are local fine artists and craftsmen.
Friday, March 23
Youth Violence Prevention Poetry Jam
5:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, Manhattan
March Madness All-Star Event
6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Recreation Center 54, Manhattan
Saturday, March 24
Family Art Project at Wave Hill: The Early Bird Gets Into the Mobile
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Wave Hill, Bronx
Historic New York: Celebrate Women's History Month
Fort Tryon Park, Manhattan
High Intensity Strength & Endurance Training
High Rock Park, Staten Island
Civil War New York Walking Tour: Fort Totten
Fort Totten Park, Queens
Sunday, March 25
Kissena Park, Queens
Historic New York Walking Tour: Women's History
W 72nd Street and Riverside Drive, Manhattan
Raoul Wallenberg Forest at 232 Street, Bronx
Arts and Recreation at the Audubon Center
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Prospect Park, Brooklyn
GREEN TIP OF THE WEEK
“Impact: The average American office worker uses about 500 disposable cups every year. Multiply the millions of office workers in our country by 500 and imagine how much energy and natural resources are used!”
QUOTATION FOR THE DAY
“May the odds be EVER in your favor.”
The Hunger Games