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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, December 9, 2017

Dec 9

Discovery Walks for Families: Statues and Monuments

at East 72nd Street Information Kiosk (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us on a kid-friendly adventure as we discover the secrets and mysteries of Central Park’s most beloved children’s sculptures! Central Park Conservancy Guides will lead…
Category: Nature, Art, History, Best for Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 9

Shape Up NYC: Zumba - Adults

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Have fun with Zumba for fitness, health, and well-being.
Category: Accessible, Fitness
Free!

Dec 9

It's My Park at Leif Ericson Park

at Leif Ericson Park Comfort Station (in Leif Ericson Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Leif Ericson Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Dec 9

Holiday Workshop Weekend: Mulled Cider Kits

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Create mulled cider/wine kits using fragrant winter spices, with a handmade tag for a delicious seasonal gift. Sip a complimentary cup of cider while you assemble your treat!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Winter Holidays

Dec 9

Holiday Workshop Weekend: Natural Wreaths and Swags

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Using fresh greens harvested from our gardens, design a verdant wreath or swag accented with natural materials and elegant accessories.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Winter Holidays

Dec 9

Holiday Workshop Weekend: Miniature Arrangements

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Fashion a pair of sweet miniature arrangements in tiny containers using fresh greens, pinecones and other natural materials.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Winter Holidays

Dec 9

Historic New York: Square Parks

at Madison Square Park, Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Be our guest as we begin our stroll through Madison Square Park and other square parks in Manhattan. Registration is required for this program; registration has ended.
Category: History, Tours, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event
Dec 9

Second Saturday Bike Park Orientation Days at Highbridge

at 131 Fort George Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Led by professional ride leaders and master trailbuilders, participants learn what it takes to build and ride the most progressive urban bike park in America!
Category: Sports, Volunteer
Free!

Dec 9

Central Park Tour: Hallett Nature Sanctuary and the Pond

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

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Enjoy this walk through the park's smallest woodland area, open to visitors only on guided tours and limited open hours.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Dec 9

WormShop (NYC Compost Project)

at Building P (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Learn how worms convert your food scraps into compost for your plants. This free workshop will teach you how to set up and care for a worm bin.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

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