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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 12, 2012 (x) to December 29, 2018

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Jan 7

CANCELLED: It's My Park at Vidalia Park

at Comfort Station (in Vidalia Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Teddy Bear Project to prepare the garden beds for an entrance garden at Vidalia Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jan 7

MulchFest

at New York City, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Recycle your holiday tree at MulchFest! Bring your tree to a designated city park to be recycled into mulch that will nourish plantings across the city.
Category: Nature, Festivals, Volunteer
Free!

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Jan 7

Family Art Project: Create Your Year—Hello 2018!

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
What do you want to see grow in 2018? Create an abundant garden or personal vision for your very own calendar at this signature Wave Hill program.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Best for Kids

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Kids
Jan 7

CANCELLED: Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

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

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Jan 7

Heather Garden Winter Tour

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Take a walking tour of the Heather Garden in Fort Tryon Park with horticulturist Madeline Byrne and learn which plants are currently in bloom during winter.
Category: Tours
Free!

Jan 7

Seasonal Garden Tours

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour from 1 to 2pm. Plus, every weekend from 2 to 4pm, check out our activity…
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Jan 7

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jan 7

Garden & Conservatory Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours

Monday, January 8, 2018

Jan 8

New You Open House

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

9:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Start your New Year off with the goal of leading a healthy, active life and begin your journey becoming a "New You". Grab your work out gear, a sturdy lock and…
Category: Fitness
Free!

Jan 8

Roxanne Jacobson: Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island's Prehistory

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

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This project locates, intervenes, and reveals sites that have been destroyed - seeking to make visible a history that has been erased from the land.
Category: Art
Free!

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