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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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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Jul13

The Awesome Oyster

at Pier 5 Playground (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
While investigating the oyster gardens, examine the various critters that live in the East River and the history of New York Harbor’s keystone species: the eastern oyster.
Category: Nature, Tours

Jul13

Garden Moves: African Dance

at Target Brooklyn Community Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Each session will feature an African dance-based workout.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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Jul13

Garden Moves: Zumba

at Willis Avenue Community Garden, Bronx

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Come out for free Zumba classes! No partner or prior experience required.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul13

Summer on the Hudson: Yoga Evening Salute to the Sun

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Summer on the Hudson brings back the ever popular Hatha yoga with Hollis, featuring beautiful sunsets over the Hudson River.
Category: Festivals, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul13

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Basquiat

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Starting out as a street artist, living in Tompkins Square Park in a cardboard box, Jean-Michel Basquiat is "discovered" by Andy Warhol's art world and becomes a star.
Category: Accessible, Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Jul13

Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark Painting on the Rooftop

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Participants will learn how to paint from observation, plus basics about materials, color mixing, and composition. You'll get to take home your painting!
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Art, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Jul13

Sunset Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Practice yoga with a variety of certified local yoga instructors while overlooking the beautiful Hudson River and basking in the glow of the setting sun.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul13

Club Fit: Yoga

at Sherman Creek Peninsula (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan

6:45 p.m.7:45 p.m.
Our free, outdoor yoga classes are a great way for the entire family to stay fit!
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul13

Sunset Wednesdays Outdoor Music: The Four Bags

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Pop selections include tunes originated by Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys.
Category: Concerts, Nature
Free!

Jul13

Double Dutch

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Learn to double dutch in a block party environment with experienced Brooklyn based Double Dutch Empire instructors.
Category: Fitness, Sports, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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