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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, August 10, 2016

Aug10

Bryant Park Presents Accordions Around the World

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This is a weekly series featuring a total of over 75 accordionists, as well as bandoneon/bayan/concertina/harmonium players.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug10

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, Education, Art, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Aug10

Birds of Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Join birder and naturalist Heather Wolf to learn about the birds of the Park and tips for how to spot them.
Category: Nature, Tours

Aug10

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Capoeira is a unique Brazilian art form that has evolved over centuries into an exciting combination of martial arts, dance, music, and acrobatics.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Sports, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug10

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!

Aug10

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!

Aug10

Wednesday Night Tour: Birds of Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 1 Entrance (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join birder and naturalist Heather Wolf to learn about the birds of the park and tips on how to spot them.
Category: Birding, Nature, Tours, Waterfront

Aug10

Shakespeare in the Park Presents: Julius Caesar

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This sensational political thriller explores the tension between private loyalties and the public good, and unflinchingly questions the price of freedom.
Category: Accessible, Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

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Aug10

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!

Aug10

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Audience Vote - Mary and Max v. Carol v. The Warriors

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend, and settle in for a sunset and a movie on the Pier.
Category: Accessible, Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

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