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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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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Aug23

Youth Tech Workshop: DJ in a Day

at St. Johns Recreation Center, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Teens 13-17 learn how to use Analog and Digital DJ equipment. Day one: turntables, Day two: traktor scratch pro. Become a DJ in a day!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug23

Paint It Up: Pencil Paint

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Adults have fun create a vibrant pencil paint work of art to take home.
Category: Art
Free!

Aug23

One-Wall Handball at Chelsea Park

at Chelsea Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join the St. Albans Handball Association, Inc. and Fairway Community Foundation at a handball clinic to celebrate the newly-refurbished handball courts. Learn and play one-wall handball!
Category: Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Aug23

Instructional Flag Football: Brooklyn (South)

at Turf Field (in Brownsville Playground), Brooklyn

11:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Sign up today for our Citywide Flag Football League!
Category: Fitness, Sports
Free!

Aug23

Youth Tech Workshop: Code Combat!

at Hansborough Pool and Recreation Center (in Hansborough Recreation Center), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Kids 10-14 will use Code Combat to learn code to help them explore forests and dungeons.
Category: Education, Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Bryant Park Juggling

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

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun.
Category: Accessible, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Piano in Bryant Park

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

12:30 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Piano in Bryant Park is produced in partnership with the Local 802 of the American Federation of Musicians, Sam Ash Music Stores, Jazz Center of New York, and Music Performance Trust…
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug23

Bryant Park Classics BookClub: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Join Bryant Park Corp.'s discussion of Shakespeare and a "A Midsummer Night’s Dream".
Category: Talks
Free!

Aug23

Youth Tech Workshop: Rhythm Roulette- Hip Hop Sample Beat Making

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Students learn and use FL Studio to sample music in order to create Hip-Hop or R&B tracks.
Category: Education, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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