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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 6, 2012 (x) to August 30, 2017

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Aug27

Summer Sports Experience at Williamsbridge Oval

at Williamsbridge Oval, Bronx, Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

9:00 a.m.3:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience provides a friendly introduction to sports for kids!
Category: Best for Kids, Sports, Summer Sports Experience
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug27

Shape Up NYC: Mind Body Fusion

at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
This class features a low-impact cardio workout, followed by balancing stretches and meditation.
Category: Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Aug27

Faces of Cuba Exhibition

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

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The artist and group visited Havana, Cienfuegos, and Trinidad. Music and art were everywhere and the crumbling Spanish architecture made for some interesting images
Category: Art
Free!

Aug27

NYRR Open Run: Crotona Park

at East path, north of tennis courts on Crotona Avenue (in Crotona Park), Bronx

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug27

11th Annual Great Harlem Community Garden Tour

at Joseph Daniel Wilson Garden (in ), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Visit opulent gardens and urban farms, growing unique vegetables, fields of pollen-rich wild flowers, and native plants, herbs, fruit, peanuts, and cotton.
Category: Nature, Tours, Food, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug27

NYRR Open Run: St. Mary's Park

at Eagle Avenue and 149th Street (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug27

Hattie Carthan Community Farmers' Market

at Hattie Carthan Garden (in Hattie Carthan Community Garden), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
The Hattie Carthan Community Farmers’ Market is opening for its eighth season of healthy food, activities, education, and food justice programming.
Category: Education, Markets, Food, Seniors
Free!

Aug27

Green Neighborhoods: Canarsie

at Seaview Avenue and East 108th Street (in Fresh Creek Nature Preserve), Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteers will help protect and maintain the wetlands of Fresh Creek by removing floatable debris, as well as assist in removing invasive plants in the surrounding woodlands.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Aug27

Unveiling The Justice Tree Mural Project: Cultivating Agency Through Art

at Hattie Carthan Garden (in Hattie Carthan Community Garden), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The Justice Tree Mural is a collaborative communal project that envisions food justice as a tool for planetary transformation.
Category: Nature, Art, Markets, Food, Seniors
Free!

Aug27

108th Annual Memorial Tribute to the Prison Ship Martyrs

at Prison Ship Martyrs Monument (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Join the Society of Old Brooklynites for their 108th annual memorial tribute to the American Revolution's Prison Ship Martyrs on the 240th anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn.
Category: History
Free!

Must See
Event

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