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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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Saturday, June 9, 2018

Jun 9

Woodworking Workshop: Build a Rustic Garden Tuteur

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

9:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Use cedar posts, branches, and simple tools to create a one-of-a-kind “tuteur” (a.k.a. tripod trellis) under the expert guidance of a master woodworker.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature

Jun 9

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition - 1978: The NYC Parks/New York Times Photo Project

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This colorful exhibit features more than 60 photographs taken during the New York City newspaper strike from August to November 1978.
Category: Art, History, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 9

Bryant Park Moves with Limon Dance

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Experience the joy of movement and dance. Free classes are led by former and current members of the internationally-renowned modern dance company, Limon Dance.
Category: Dance, Fitness
Free!

Jun 9

Second Saturday Bike Park Orientation Days at Highbridge

at 131 Fort George Avenue, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Led by professional ride leaders and master trailbuilders, participants learn what it takes to build and ride the most progressive urban bike park in America!
Category: Sports, Volunteer
Free!

Jun 9

Central Park Discovery Walk for Families: Statues and Monuments

at Samuel F. B. Morse Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan, East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us on a kid-friendly adventure as we discover the secrets and mysteries of Central Park’s most beloved children’s sculptures!
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

Jun 9

Birding: Raptors

at Arthur Kill Road and Brookfield Avenue (in Brookfield Park), Staten Island

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

Jun 9

The Great Randall's Island Treasure Hunt

at Field 80 (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us for an adventure as we unlock Island secrets, search for treasure, and explore Randall’s Island Park.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Family Art Project: Paper Sky Lanterns

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Cut colorful tissue paper into shapes resembling your favorite sky scene. Then work with a simple papier-mâché method to transform your sky scene into globe-like lanterns.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Fitness Festival

at Bush Clinton Park (in Red Hook Recreation Area), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Fun and healthy event featuring free fitness classes, obstacle course, brain games, flexibility exercises, dance fitness and other fun activities encouraging more movement and play…
Category: Fitness
Free!

Jun 9

Shape Up Zumba with Pascal

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Join Shape Up NYC for a whole-body fitness workout that focuses on building strength, health/well-being, and balance through dance for adults.
Category: Fitness
Free!

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