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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 7, 2012 (x) to September 15, 2018

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Oct 7

It's My Park at Chief Dennis L. Devlin Park

at Olmstead Avenue and Ellis Avenue Entrance (in Chief Dennis L. Devlin Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Loving the Bronx to weed, mulch, and more at Chief Dennis L. Devlin Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct 7

Tree Giveaway with Brooklyn Public Library: Gerritsen Beach

at Brooklyn Public Library- Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come meet the folks who work tirelessly to keep this green gem sparkling and take home one of the native tree species!
Category: Nature
Free!

Oct 7

Family Garden Walk

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

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Visit favorite, family-friendly locations in the gardens on a walk with a Wave Hill Garden Guide.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 7

Fort Greene Park Tree Trail Walk

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Rangers as they take you on a tree walk through Fort Greene Park.
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage, Hiking
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 7

Discovery Walk for Families: PARKitecture

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Help us to decode the sculpted secrets of Bethesda Terrace, and discover how nature inspires Central Park's art and design.
Category: Nature, History, Best for Kids, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 7

Poe is the Raven: Opening Reception

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

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
In celebration of poet Edgar Allan Poe's Poe's 208th birthday, curator/artist/educator, Ray Felix has created a new story to capture the imagination of Poe fans.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Oct 7

CONVERGENCE: Philosophy, Science, and Nature Art Exhibition

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Lines of Philosophy, Science, and Nature meet to produce a show of original art.
Category: Nature, Art, History
Free!

Oct 7

2017 USTA Eastern Net Generation Day

at Cary Leeds Center for Tennis and Learning (in Crotona Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Net Generation introduces tennis to kids ages 5 to 18. Register today!
Category: Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 7

Seasonal Garden Tours & Activity Table

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours

Best For
Kids
Oct 7

Capoeira for Beginners

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Led by certified instructor Camaleao from Capoeira Nago Queens, this six-part series will introduce participants to the basic fundamentals of the Brazilian martial art of capoeira.
Category: Fitness, History, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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