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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, November 19, 2016

Nov19

CANCELLED: Crochet Meet Group

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

10:30 a.m.11:30 p.m.
This is a friendly group of parents interested in learning crochet to teach their children
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education
Free!

Nov19

GreenThumb Workshop: Winter Is Coming, Prepare for the Off Season

at River Garden (in ), Bronx

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
We’ll go over proper storage of tools, winter compost maintenance, and general garden cleanup.
Category: Education, Seniors
Free!

Nov19

Brooklyn Community Gardeners Meet and Greet

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join the GreenBridge Community Garden Alliance for snacks and conversation with fellow gardeners and special guest Bill LoSasso, the new director of GreenThumb!
Category: Accessible, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Nov19

Central Park Tour: Secrets of the Southwest Park

at Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant's Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the southwestern corner of Central Park. Tour includes the Maine Monument, Sheep Meadow, Tavern on the Green, and Strawberry Fields.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

Nov19

WWI Camp at Van Cortlandt Park - Part 2 of the Exploring Van Cortlandt Park Walking Tour Series

at Burger King, Bronx

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's forgotten mobilization railways and the sites of the sham battles and company streets.
Category: History, Tours

Nov19

Native American Heritage Celebration

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for this fun-filled Pow-Wow featuring music, dance, and art and crafts by the world re-known Red Hawk Indian Arts Council.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Dance, Festivals, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov19

Eco Art Social: Recycled Insect Sculptures

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

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how to sort recyclables from trash, then use these re-purposed materials to create sculptures inspired by insects and other wildlife that live (and recycle) in our forests.
Category: Arts & Crafts
Free!

Nov19

Outdoor Skills: Fire Making and Knots

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Nov19

Historic New York: Native Americans

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Come learn how native tribes used the local waterways and native plants and wildlife to survive.
Category: History
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov19

Kids Printmaking Workshop with Artist Hilary Lorenz

at 99 Plymouth Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join artist Hilary Lorenz for this special printmaking demonstration and workshop for kids!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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