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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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Saturday, December 3, 2016

Dec 3

Fouth Annual Whimsical Winter Wonder... Opening Reception and Panel Discussion

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

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Mix and mingle and meet the artists of the show.
Category: Art, Winter Holidays, Talks

Must See
Dec 3

Our Solar System

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Discover the mysteries of the solar system and take a closer look at the sun.
Category: Astronomy

Dec 3

Soccer Aerobics

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Adults ages 18 and older are invited to learn, play, and compete in soccer. Have fun while learning and practicing this exciting game.
Category: Sports, Seniors

Dec 3

Fourth Annual Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting Celebration

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This free celebration will feature a kids holiday theater performance, face painting, a dance performance, carolers, train rides, cotton candy, and a tree lighting ceremony!
Category: Accessible, Dance, Art, Festivals, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays, Waterfront, Holiday Lightings

Must See
Dec 3

Paper Arts & Crafts: Paper Cup Penguin

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts and crafts items to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids

Best For
Dec 3

Bronx Little Italy Tree Lighting

at Ciccarone Park, Bronx

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Belmont Business Improvement District and the Bronx Little Italy community for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Ciccarone Park!
Category: Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town

Dec 3

Birding: Owls

at Isham Street and Seaman Avenue (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots.
Category: Birding, Nature

Dec 3

Arts, Culture & Fun: Dance Away the Night - Holiday Swing!

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

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Celebrate the season at this festive holiday party featuring the Harlem Swing Dance Society and live music by the Stephanie Jeannot Band.
Category: Accessible, Education, Concerts, Dance, Seniors

Must See
Dec 3

Colonial Cordial Workshop

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The winter chill provides a perfect excuse to warm ourselves in good cheer and spirits at this workshop on Colonial era cocktails and cordials, including some creative ways to…
Category: History, Winter Holidays

Must See

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Dec 4

Riverdale Park Trail Maintenance

at Palisades Avenue and West 232nd Street (in Seton Park), Bronx

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The Stewardship Team will be caring for the trails of Riverdale Park with a special maintenance project at the viewing platform that overlooks the Palisades.
Category: Nature, Volunteer

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