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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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Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Aug11

Chair Yoga

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how to adapt traditional yoga poses while sitting or standing with the support of a chair.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness

Aug11

Painting for Kids

at Woodlawn Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun painting and seeing nature. Supplies will be provided.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug11

CANCELLED: Le Petit Art: Artist Trading Cards

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
This summer, participants will create originals, small editions, and most importantly, self-produced works using various mediums.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art
Free!

Aug11

Bronx Sports Extravaganza: Wiffle Ball and Ultimate Frisbee

at Hunts Point Recreation Center, Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids ages 6-12 are invited for free sports instruction at Hunts Point Recreation Center!
Category: Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug11

Fresh Vegetables & Herb Cooking Demonstration

at Eagles Slope (in ), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
We are having a cooking demonstration with fresh vegetables and herbs.
Category: Education, Food, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Aug11

Le Petit Art-Still Life Water Colors

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Create miniature works of art (4"x6") or less using multiple mediums like acrylic paint, water color, pastel, pencil, ink, and surfaces like wood, canvas, paper, metal, and glass.
Category: Art
Free!

Aug11

Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The Queens Historical Society presents their newest exhibition, Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens. Featuring women from diverse fields and backgrounds, who at one…
Category: Art, History, Women's History Month

Aug11

Bronx Sports Extravaganza: Flag Football and Youth Fitness

at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids ages 6-12 are invited for free sports instruction at St. James Recreation Center!
Category: Fitness, Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug11

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug11

TreesCount! 2015 Training Session

at Maine Avenue and Willard Avenue

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! Training class to learn the techniques you need to help us map, count, and care for every street tree in New York City.
Category: Volunteer, TreesCount! 2015
Free!

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