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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.

Viewing 31–40 out of 353 events
from July 24, 2016 to December 29, 2016
in Nature (x) & Volunteer (x) categories

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Jul 30

Bird Walks

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

8:00 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Our bird walks focus on wildlife happenings in the park and are led by NYC Audubon experts.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Jul 30

It's My Park at Henry Hudson park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
tart your Saturday mornings at this Bronx Park. Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul 30

It's My Park at Conference House Park

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

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteers will help with gardening preparation and beach cleanup to get the park ready for the warm weather.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul 30

Queens Botanical Garden Farm Workdays

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Tasks vary by day, and may include weeding, harvesting, planting, and composting activities.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer, Food
Free!

Jul 30

Bushwick Street Tree Care

at Knickerbocker Street Entrance (in Maria Hernandez Park), Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Come on out to care for the young trees around Bushwick, Brooklyn! Volunteers will be trained in street tree identification and best-practices.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Jul 30

Torrey Botanical Society Field Trip: Tour the Wilder Side of Marine Park

at Seba Avenue Skate Park (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
We will explore the “wilder” western side of the park. Marine Park is the largest city-owned park in Brooklyn at 798 acres.
Category: Nature, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

Jul 30

Green Team

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to the park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants.
Category: Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Jul 30

Family Art Project: Delicate Dragonfly Wings

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Study these ancient insects and see them fly upwards and downwards, backwards and forwards, or hover in mid-air.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Wellness Workshop: Summer Remedies

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Tour Wave Hill’s Herb Garden with herbalist Tina Triburgo, then create your own plant-infused products and remedies for summer.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature

Jul 30

Garden Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

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