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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.

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Sunday, November 8, 2015

Nov 8

Fall Birding

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Naturalist Gabriel Willow contributes his extensive knowledge of diverse bird species and their behavior on these captivating walks through the gardens and woodlands. Observe…
Category: Birding, Nature, Seniors

Nov 8

Family Art Project: Papermaking in Autumn Color

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join visiting artist and papermaking expert Randy Brozen to make richly colored paper using red, orange and yellow pulp. Use a simple process to fashion your handmade…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Nov 8

Ranger's Choice: Long Island City Parks

at Hallets Cove Playground Entrance (in Hallets Cove Playground), Queens

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Pre-registration is encouraged. To register, please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, October 28th.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Hiking
Free!

Nov 8

Mount Moses Hike (Vigorous)

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
This vigorous hike features a long, high-intensity walk to Mount Moses, and includes hills and rugged terrain.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 8

Trail of the Month: Red Trail

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

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us for this extensive hike through the Red Trail. We will begin at the Greenbelt Nature Center then visit Heyerdahl Hill, Bucks Hollow, and Richmond Town.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Nov 8

Fall Forest Weekends

at New York Botanical Garden, Bronx

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Explore the Thain Family Forest at the Bronx Botanical Garden—the largest remaining tract of old-growth forest in New York City—on a scenic canoe trip down the Bronx River.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront

Must See
Event
Nov 8

Outdoor Skills: Finding and Purifying Water

at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
This program will teach participants how to locate water in nature and purify it.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Nov 8

Family Nature Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join naturalist and educator Gabriel Willow on a family-friendly walk through the gardens or woodlands. Family walks begin at the Perkins Visitor.Ages six and older welcome…
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Fall Foliage, Seniors

Best For
Kids
Nov 8

Wave Hill Garden Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. Free with admission to the grounds.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage, Seniors

Nov 8

Arts, Culture & Fun: Dark Nights, Bright Lights

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks Urban Park Rangers as your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.. Weather permitting there will…
Category: Education, Nature, Seniors, Astronomy
Free!

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