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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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Sunday, November 6, 2016

Nov 6

NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park

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

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, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Nov 6

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Park House (in Brower Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Brower Park to help out in the butterfly garden at Brower Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Nov 6

Family Art Project: Papermaking in Autumn Color

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join visiting artist and papermaking expert Randy Brozen to make richly-colored paper using red, orange, and yellow pulp.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 6

Mount Moses Hike (Vigorous)

at Parking Area (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s urban forests, or just unplug from the world to clear your head.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Hiking
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 6

Fall Foliage Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Enjoy colorful foliage at its seasonal peak. Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day shares some of his favorite trees and shrubs in their vibrant fall finery.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage
Free!

Nov 6

Historic New York: Native Americans

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Learn some of the customs and culture of the Lenape and how they have made their impact in our everyday lives as New Yorkers.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 6

Concert Tea

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

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
The Café at Wave Hill pairs a classic menu with an assortment of green, black and herbal teas. This traditional tea service includes the four classic elements of savory, scones, sweets and tea.
Category: Food

Nov 6

Garden Centennial Exhibition

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is pleased to present an exhibition of outdoor sculpture celebrating one hundred years of its formal garden designed by Delano & Aldrich in 1916.
Category: Nature, Seniors
Free!

Nov 6

Seasonal Changes: What Happens in Autumn?

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Have you ever wondered why leaves change color? Are you also curious about why the days seem shorter? Bring these and other questions with you to explore the changes of the season with Dr A.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Fall Foliage
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 6

What's in Bloom in the Heather Garden? November Tour

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join a walking tour of the Heather Garden in Fort Tryon Park with horticulturist Madeline Byrne and learn about the dozens of plants currently in bloom.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage
Free!

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