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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, November 5, 2016

Nov 5

It's My Park at Hoover-Manton Playgrounds

at Manton Avenue and Main street (in Hoover - Manton Playgrounds), Queens

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Briarwood Action Network to spruce up Hoover-Manton Playgrounds.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Nov 5

Garden Walk: Alien Invaders–Invasive Exotic Plants

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Take a walk with a Wave Hill gardener and landscape architect/artist David Hughes to observe plants that have become harmful.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

Nov 5

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Nov 5

NYC Parks Wheelchair Flag Football Championship 2016

at Victory Field (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
NYC PARKS WHEELCHAIR FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP 2016 Saturday, November 5th 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Victory Field 95-20 Myrtle Avenue Between Woodhaven Blvd. and Forest Park…
Category: Accessible
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 5

Pumpkin Smash 2016

at Clement Clarke Moore Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Turn your pumpkins into compost during Pumpkin Smash 2016!
Category: Best for Kids, Halloween
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 5

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 5

Outdoor Skills: Orienteering and Compasses

at Remsen Avenue and Seaview Avenue (in Canarsie Park), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Whether you are preparing for an extended journey through the woods or just want to be more prepared for any situation, an outdoor skills program is the perfect fit for you.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Nov 5

It's My Park at Macri Park

at Near the bocce courts (in Macri Triangle), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Macri Park to bring life into the bocce courts and park at Macri Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Nov 5

Woodworking Workshop: Craft a Miniature Chair with Invasive Plants

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

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Turn invasive plants like mulberry and honeysuckle into a delightful, squirrel-sized chair with rustic-furniture artist and landscape architect David Hughes.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Talks

Nov 5

Hands on History: Miniature Painting

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn about the art of miniature painting and create tiny keepsake watercolor portraits inspired by miniatures in the King Manor Collection, and take a free tour.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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