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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 1–10 out of 21 events
from March 26, 2017 to April 30, 2017
in Earth Day & Arbor Day (x) category

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Apr22

It's My Park at Weeping Beech Park and Daniel Cartre Beard Mall

at Weeping Beech, Margaret I Carmen Green (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens This is an Accessible location, Bowne House (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens This is an Accessible location, Daniel Carter Beard Mall, Queens

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Come volunteer with Beautify Historic Flushing on Earth Day! Volunteers will help with general cleanup and planting activities.
Category: Accessible, Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day, It's My Park, Seniors
Free!

Apr22

Spring Citywide Stewardship Day

at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan, Raoul Wallenberg Forest at 232 Street (in Riverdale Park), Bronx, 149th Avenue and Springfield Lane/Idlewild Park and Springfield Gardens

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with the Stewardship Team on April 22nd, Spring Citywide Stewardship Day!
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

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Event
Apr22

Tree Giveaway with SCA

at Riverbank State Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Sign up to take home one of nine native tree species!
Category: Nature, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

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Event
Apr22

Family Art Project: Earth Day for Protecting Pollinators

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Celebrate Earth Day by learning about how we can protect and support our environment and essential pollinators, like the honeybees who live at Wave Hill.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr22

Wellness Workshop: Earth Day Meditation

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
With an emphasis on the art of meditation and the healing arts, practice simple techniques that you can use to bring light to any occasion, anywhere, any day.
Category: Nature, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Apr22

Earth Day of Action at Stars of Hope Garden

at Stars of Hope Community Garden, Manhattan

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Neighbors will be lending a hand to repair garden boxes and compost bins, redesign front garden entrance, and prune trees and grape vine.
Category: Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Apr22

Tree Giveaway with Eastern Queens Alliance

at Idlewild Park Preserve Environmental Science Learning Center, Queens

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Take home one of nine native tree species, including Tulip Poplar, Serviceberry, Black Tupelo, and more!
Category: Nature, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Apr23

Celebrate Earth Day at Fort Tryon Park

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Be a great park steward—give back to the park by volunteering with the Friends Committee of the Fort Tryon Park Trust and NYC Parks at a Beautification Day.
Category: Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Apr23

Family Art Project: Earth Day for Protecting Pollinators

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Celebrate Earth Day by learning about how we can protect and support our environment and essential pollinators, like the honeybees who live at Wave Hill.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr23

Earth Day Hike (Light)

at Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a leisurely stroll through Marine Park.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Hiking
Free!

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