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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 9, 2012 (x) to August 30, 2017

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Oct17

Open House New York: Ecology Walk at Conference House Park

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

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Natural Areas Conservancy will offer a guided tour of the park's natural landscape.
Category: Nature, Tours, Hiking
Free!

Oct17

Bryant Park Juggling

at 42nd Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.
Category: Games
Free!

Oct17

It's My Park at Christopher Park

at Christopher Street and 7th Avenue (in Christopher Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
At this Its My Park project join Christopher Park Alliance volunteers as they do a park clean up and see the work done in this great neighborhood park this year!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct17

Morgan Powell Tribute Walk and Tree Dedication

at United Community Centers - East New York Farms Project (in ), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Along the way we'll see greenhouses from the inside out, watch bees take flight from their beehives, and understand the construction of chicken coops and composting systems.
Category: Education, History, Best for Kids, Tours, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct17

TreesCount! 2015 Training Session

at 193rd Street and 81st Avenue

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! Training class to learn the techniques you need to help us map, count, and care for every street tree in New York City.
Category: Volunteer, TreesCount! 2015
Free!

Oct17

It's My Park at Msgr. McGolrick Park

at Monsignor McGolrick Park (in Msgr. McGolrick Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Rescheduled Project: This It's My Park season, please join the McGolrick Park Neighborhood Alliance to honor two long-serving local stewards and rake leaves and plant bulbs
Category: It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

Oct17

Open House New York: Prison Ship Martyrs Monument

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Step inside this historic monument, built in 1908, and learn about Fort Greene Park's history, the Revolutionary War, and the stories of those who perished.
Category: History
Free!

Oct17

Candle-Making Workshop

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Try your hand at creating an assortment of beeswax candles to take home and enjoy.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids, Seniors

Best For
Kids
Oct17

CANCELLED: It's My Park at East River Esplanade

at 96th Street and FDR Drive (in East River Esplanade), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
For the end of the It's My Park season, come join members from the Upper Green Side and Friends of the East River Esplanade for sprucing up the Esplanade.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct17

It's My Park at Sherman Creek

at 203rd Street and 9th Avenue (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Friends of Sherman Creek Conservancy to help remove litter, spread wood chips, and plant bulbs for spring at the Sherman Creek Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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