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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, May 19, 2018

May19

King of the Court Volleyball Tournament

at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center (in Alfred E. Smith Playground)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
King of the Court is one of the most fun alternate ways of playing volleyball. Instead of playing 6 vs 6, teams consist of only 3 players. Typically, play ends after only 1 point and…
Category: Sports

May19

Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields

at Columbus Circle Information Kiosk (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the southwestern corner of Central Park. Tour includes the Maine Monument, Sheep Meadow, Tavern on the Green, and Strawberry Fields.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

May19

Gallery Drop-In with Artists and Curators

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Artists will speak to their specific environmental concerns and the way that they study birds and habitat to create their work.
Category: Nature, Art, Tours, Talks
Free!

May19

CANCELLED: Fort Tryon Kids: Design, Engineer, and Build Workshop with Dr. A

at 190th Street Subway Terrace (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join Dr. A for a math, science, and engineering workshop and learn about how Fort Washington Terrace of Fort Tryon Park was built in 1941.
Category: Education, Best for Kids
Free!

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May19

Poetry Workshop: Strategic Desire - The Story Poems Tell

at Lewis H Latimer HouseQueens This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
This interactive workshop asks poets to craft poems that tell a story and act as witness.
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, Talks
Free!

May19

The Art and Architecture of Snug Harbor (NYCxDesign)

at Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Building C) (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Your tour will explore the history of the site, urban architectural preservation, the aesthetics of monumentalism, and a thousand and one unique design elements of our buildings.
Category: Art, History, Tours
Free!

May19

Summer on the Hudson: Sweet Spot Festival

at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan This is an Accessible location, 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan

3:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy Reggae, Soulful House, Disco, and Afro-Beat spun by a rotating collection of North America's most-renowned sound architects.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Festivals, Waterfront
Free!

May19

PASS: emanate

at Building G | G 201 Dance Studio (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Simone Johnson's performance piece emanate explores her personal inquiry of and journey through various expressions of source.
Category: Art

May19

CANCELLED: Arts, Culture & Fun: Taikoza Concert

at Asser Levy PlaygroundManhattan

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Experience the thunderous rhythms of ancestral Taiko drums and the magical sounds of the bamboo flutes.
Category: Concerts, Dance, History
Free!

May19

Luminal Theater's Cinema Garden Party: Black Theater: The Making of a Movement

at Hancock Community Backyard Garden ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Witness a veritable video encyclopedia of the leading figures, institutions and events of a movement that transformed the American stage.
Category: Education, Art, Film, History, Free Summer Movies
Free!

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