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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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from October 4, 2012 (x) to December 29, 2018

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Feb10

Turn & Learn (NYC Compost Project)

at Compost Demonstration Site (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn sustainable landscape management practices and help us make compost.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Feb10

Nature Exploration (Moderate)

at Park Drive and Clove Road (in Clove Lakes Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
On our hikes, you can gain orienteering skills, explore our city's rich history, or just take an hour to unplug from the world. Moderate hikes are longer, faster-paced walks on rugged terrain.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Hiking
Free!

Feb10

Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark with a Watercolor Class

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Learn how to use lines, shapes, and colors to render an image. Bring an image you would like to paint during the two-hour session.
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, Seniors
Free!

Feb10

CANCELLED: Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids create cute and fun objects out of paper and other ordinary materials they can take home.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb10

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 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: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Feb10

Seal Exploration

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.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: Nature, Wildlife
Free!

Must See
Event
Feb10

Nature's Workshop: Nature Illustrations (Beginner)

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
This workshop will inspire you to illustrate the landscape, waterway, and wildlife of the salt marsh. This workshop will take place indoors.
Category: Nature, Art, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb10

Winter Watercolor Workshop I

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
In this introductory class, learn the basic techniques of painting with watercolors with artist Chemin Hsiao.
Category: Education, Art

Feb10

Night Hike (Light)

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Hiking is the ultimate way to enjoy the outdoors and a fun way to reduce stress. Regardless of the intensity level, it is a great way to burn calories and stay fit.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Hiking
Free!

Must See
Event
Feb10

Astronomy: The Night Sky

at Great Lawn (in Central Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Category: Education, Astronomy
Free!

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