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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 21–30 out of 149 events
from January 22, 2018 to September 15, 2018
in Best for Kids (x) category

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Feb 1

Imaginative Arts for Kids

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

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids will learn various techniques for creating imaginative arts, including Kirigami, Collage, Tissue Work, Pointillism and 3D Illusion.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, February 2, 2018

Feb 2

Kids Express

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

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids go on an expressive arts journey inspired by times, current exhibition, season, language, literary works, and their own ideas.
Category: Accessible, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Feb 3

Family Art Project: Coyote and Owl Fixtures and Tricksters

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Create a fanciful, wintery tableau of simple, paper puppets and shadowy scenes that capture your own make-believe owl and coyote mythology.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 3

Coyote and Owl Info Station

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

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Check out skulls, feathers, pelts and other owl and coyote paraphernalia with environmental educators from the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum and the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Wildlife
Free!

Must See
Event
Feb 3

Winter Family Program: Tabletop Gardening

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
In this Tabletop Gardening class, participants will get to learn about all the different way to grow plants and even plant a few to take home! Class concludes with a visit to the greenhouse.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Feb 3

Owl Pellet Dissection

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

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Drop in for this exploratory workshop with naturalist Gabriel Willow and discover the origins of the owl’s diet.
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 3

She's On Point! A Celebration of Girls in Sports

at Hansborough Recreation Center, Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us at She's On Point!, featuring kayaking, water aerobics, and water basketball. There will also be soccer, pickleball, badminton, and art activities for all ages.
Category: Fitness, Best for Kids, Sports, Women's History Month, Kayaking and Canoeing, She's On Point
Free!

Must See
Event
Feb 3

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Category: Education, History, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 3

Coyote Scat-Detection Dog Demonstration

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Watch a live training demonstration with the Gotham Coyote Project’s scat-detection dog. Learn how dogs are trained to help in the study of urban coyotes in NYC.
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Wildlife

Best For
Kids
Feb 3

Nature Presentation: Owl Discovery

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Get an in-depth look into the fascinating world of local owls with environmental educators from Volunteers for Wildlife, a wildlife hospital and education center.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife

Best For
Kids

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