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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 11, 2012 (x) to September 15, 2018

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Oct 7

It's My Park at Fresh Creek Nature Preserve

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

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Fresh Creek Association to help with a general clean-up and weeding at Fresh Creek Nature Preserve.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park

Oct 7

Green Neighborhood - Sunset Park: Wetland Restoration

at Bush Terminal Park, Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteers will get the opportunity to plant shrubs into the restored wetland area. They will also learn a lot about the importance of this wetlands in Sunset Park.
Category: Volunteer, Waterfront

Oct 7

It's My Park at Hendrick I. Lott House

at Hendrick I. Lott House, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Hendrick I. Lott House Preservation Alliance to help with weeding, raking, and mulching the planting beds and tree pits.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park

Oct 7

It's My Park at Oakwood Beach

at Oakwood Beach (in Great Kills Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Natural Resources Protective Association to clean the shoreline at Oakwood Beach of washed up garbage and debris.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront

Oct 7

NYRR Open Run: Canarsie Park

at East 88th Street and Seaview Avenue (in Canarsie Park), Brooklyn

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

Oct 7

Hattie Carthan Community Saturday Farmers Market

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

9:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
The Hattie Carthan Community Farmers Market is opening for its ninth season of healthy food, activities, education and food justice programming.
Category: Markets, Food

Oct 7

CANCELLED: Upper River Paddle

at 219th Street and Bronx Boulevard, Bronx

9:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join a 2.5-mile paddling adventure and explore the fresh water sections of the Bronx River, starting at 219th Street and Bronx Boulevard and ending at Bronx Zoo.
Category: Nature, Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront

Oct 7

Running Wild: Introduction to Trail Running

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Running through the woods can nurture the soul and tone the body. Join us for one or all of these free six runs designed to help you become more comfortable and adept at trail running.
Category: Fitness, Sports

Oct 7

Fort Tryon Kids Art: Palisades in Plaster

at Cloisters Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join Artist Jenae Schwartz in making rock sculptures inspired by the magnificent formations of the Palisades.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids

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Oct 7

Women With Wings Art Exhibit

at Maggie's Garden (NYRP), Manhattan This is an Accessible location, Friendship Garden, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
This exhibit features a series of artworks inspired by the women of New York, including the historical and contemporary women who make Uptown Manhattan a diverse and vibrant community.
Category: Art

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