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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 11–20 out of 508 events
from July 20, 2017 to December 10, 2017
in Best for Kids (x) category

Friday, July 21, 2017

Jul21

Summer Sports Experience at Williamsbridge Oval

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

10:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Category: Best for Kids, Sports, Summer Sports Experience
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Summer Beading

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join us at the Greenbelt Nature Center to make two colorful bead animals to take home!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul21

National Zoo Keeper Week

at Prospect Park Zoo (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

11:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Hands-on activities and games challenge visitors to see if they have what it takes to be a zookeeper! Talk to some of our professionals and learn about animal care careers.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids have fun creating art inspired by the summer and holiday season.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids, Fourth of July
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Cinderella Samba at Owl’s Head Park

at Owl's Head Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Cinderella Samba is a contemporary twist on the classic “Cinderella” fairy tale. The CityParks PuppetMobile production sets the timeless tale in the lush landscape of…
Category: Best for Kids, Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Movie Nights in the Rockways: Up

at Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Tying thousands of balloons to his house, he flies away to the South American wilderness. But Carl's worst nightmare comes true when he discovers a boy in a stowaway aboard the house.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul21

Movies Under the Stars: The Jungle Book

at Monsignor McGolrick Park (in Msgr. McGolrick Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Mowgli, an orphaned human boy, guided by his animal guardians, sets out on a journey of self-discovery while evading the threatening Shere Khan.
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Jul22

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All children are welcome with a parent or caregiver.
Category: Fitness, Best for Kids, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Claremont in Motion Bike Ride

at Claremont Neighborhood Center, Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us on Saturdays for our Bike Riding Program, featuring bike riding classes, fun activities for families, and more!
Category: Education, Nature, Fitness, Best for Kids, Tours, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Naturalist Series: Small Worlds

at Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
On this guided walk we will explore the world of snails, mussels, oysters, and other invertebrates.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Waterfront, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids

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