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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 131–140 out of 600 events
from May 20, 2018 to December 26, 2018
in Education (x) category

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Jun 5

Arts, Culture & Fun: Ailey Extension - Revelations Workshop with Lisa Johnson

at Parade Ground (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join a free dance class with Ailey Instructor Lisa Johnson!
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Theater, Seniors
Free!

Jun 5

FrogWatch USA in the Greenbelt: Monthly Monitoring Sessions

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

8:15 p.m.9:30 p.m.
We will hike within the Greenbelt to listen for frogs, and record data as part of a national citizen science initiative.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife
Free!

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Jun 6

American Sign Language

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

10:45 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Learn to produce and understand signs from American Sign Language. You'll also learn how to use those signs in sentences. Handouts will be provided.
Category: Accessible, Education
Free!

Jun 6

Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields

at Columbus Circle Information Kiosk (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the southwestern corner of Central Park. Tour includes the Maine Monument, Sheep Meadow, Tavern on the Green, and Strawberry Fields.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

Jun 6

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jun 6

QBG Farm & Compost Open Hours

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Workshop for Queens Volunteers: Queens Parks Connections

at Overlook Building Conference Room, Queens

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Are you a park volunteer or supporter in Queens? Come to this workshop to meet other community members caring for local parks and hear about the amazing work park groups are doing…
Category: Education, Volunteer
Free!

Jun 6

America's Boating Course

at World's Fair Boathouse (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
America's Boating Course is recognized by the U.S. Coast Guard and approved by both NYS and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA).
Category: Education, Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Jun 7

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jun 7

Exhibition: Tredwell Brides: Changing Wedding Traditions in the 19th Century

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

12:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This exhibition explores changes in 19th century wedding customs. Highlights: two wedding dresses from the collection.
Category: Education, Art, History

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