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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, January 6, 2018

Jan 6

Roxanne Jacobson: Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island's Prehistory

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

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This project locates, intervenes, and reveals sites that have been destroyed - seeking to make visible a history that has been erased from the land.
Category: Art

Jan 6


at New York City, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Recycle your holiday tree at MulchFest! Bring your tree to a designated city park to be recycled into mulch that will nourish plantings across the city.
Category: Nature, Festivals, Volunteer

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Jan 6

Family Art Project: Create Your Year—Hello 2018!

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
What do you want to see grow in 2018? Create an abundant garden or personal vision for your very own calendar at this signature Wave Hill program.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays

Must See
Jan 6

Wellness Workshop: Yoga Nidra and Sound Bath

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

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Using breath work and restorative poses enhanced by the sounds of sacred singing bowls, yoga teachers guide you to awaken your mind while bringing warmth and balance to your body.
Category: Fitness

Jan 6

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Jan 6

High Line Winter Tour: From Freight to Flowers

at Gansevoort Plaza (in The High Line), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Join us for a free 45-minute long tour led by High Line Docents, knowledgeable volunteer guides who offer you an insider's perspective on the park's history, design, and landscape.
Category: Nature, Tours

Jan 6

CANCELLED: Bronx Memoir Workshop with Orlando Ferrand

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
This is a multi-disciplinary approach to deconstructing and reconstructing identity based on our own personal narratives.
Category: Talks

Jan 6

Seasonal Garden Tours

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour from 1 to 2pm. Plus, every weekend from 2 to 4pm, check out our activity…
Category: Nature, Tours

Jan 6

Create Winter-Inspired Gift Wrapping

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Get creative! Make your own original gift wrapping paper for the winter season and holidays.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Seniors

Jan 6

La Befana - An Italian Tradition

at Building P (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
La Befana, one of Italy's oldest and most celebrated holiday traditions, is a legend older than Santa Claus. All are welcome at this celebration of generosity & community.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Dance, History, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays

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