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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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from November 9, 2012 (x) to December 29, 2018

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Nov19

Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
We’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Games, History, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov19

Central Park Tour: Secrets of the Southwest Park

at Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant's Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 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!

Nov19

WWI Camp at Van Cortlandt Park - Part 2 of the Exploring Van Cortlandt Park Walking Tour Series

at Burger King, Bronx

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's forgotten mobilization railways and the sites of the sham battles and company streets.
Category: History, Tours

Nov19

GreenThumb Workshop: Winter Is Coming, Prepare for the Off Season

at River Garden (in ), Bronx

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
We’ll go over proper storage of tools, winter compost maintenance, and general garden cleanup.
Category: Education, Seniors
Free!

Nov19

Brooklyn Community Gardeners Meet and Greet

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join the GreenBridge Community Garden Alliance for snacks and conversation with fellow gardeners and special guest Bill LoSasso, the new director of GreenThumb!
Category: Accessible, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Nov19

Native American Heritage Celebration

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for this fun-filled Pow-Wow featuring music, dance, and art and crafts by the world re-known Red Hawk Indian Arts Council.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Dance, Festivals, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov19

Ed Center Open Hours

at Environmental Education Center (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250-gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’-scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and much more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov19

Historic New York: Native Americans

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Come learn how native tribes used the local waterways and native plants and wildlife to survive.
Category: History
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov19

Historic New York: Native Americans

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Urban Park Rangers specialize in the interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city’s long history.
Category: History
Free!

Nov19

Ranger's Choice: Green-Wood Cemetery Bird Walk and History Tour

at Green-Wood Cemetery

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn about the famous New Yorkers buried here as well as the diverse bird population that thrives in the rolling acres that surround the graves, tombs, and mausoleums.
Category: Birding, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

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