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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, April 7, 2018

Apr 7

It's My Park at Wolfe's Pond Park

at Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, join NYCMTB on the first Saturday of each month to help ride, build, and maintain the trails at Wolfe's Pond Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Apr 7

Fruit Tree Care

at Little Green Garden/Rock Garden, Bronx

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Have you ever wondered what you can do to get a great harvest from fruit trees in your garden? This workshop will cover the basics of maintaining healthy fruit trees year-round.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Apr 7

Garden Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Apr 7

Central Park Spring Blooms: Conservatory Garden Tour

at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join us for a staff-led tour through three gardens in one! Central Park Conservancy staff take you on a guided stroll amid thousands of trees, shrubs, bulbs, perennials, and annuals that bloom throughout the year.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours

Apr 7

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Category: Education, History, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 7

Historic Richmond Town's NYC BBQ Cookoff

at Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Eat or compete at our BBQ Cookoff!
Category: Festivals, History, Food

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Apr 7

Hands On History: Make a Crazy Quilt Square

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Special guest artist Risa Puno, whose work is currently displayed on the front lawn of King Manor, will lead the activity and talk about both quilts' historical and modern influences.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Best for Kids, Tours, School Break
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 7

Flowering Tree and Shrub Walk

at Carl Grillo Glasshouse (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come see the glory of the NY Chinese Scholars Garden in the spring and learn about the long-standing horticultural tradition that seeks to find beauty in all seasons.
Category: Education, Nature

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Event
Apr 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 of the garden.
Category: Accessible, Nature, Tours

Apr 7

Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark - Hike and Paint

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Meet with an artist trained in watercolors to put discoveries from our hike on to paper. Turn nature into art!
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Art, Seniors
Free!

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