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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 14, 2012 (x) to December 29, 2018

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Dec 7

It's My Park at Sandy Memorial Garden

at New Dorp Lane and Cedar Grove Avenue (in Great Kills Park), Staten Island

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Kivlehan Park to help clean and beautify the Sandy Memorial Garden at Great Kills Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Dec 7

Special Olympic Sports Training

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Participants will learn and play various sports including; volleyball, track, soccer, basketball/netball, and more!
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Sports

Dec 7

Mad. Sq. Holiday 2017

at Madison Square Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Gather around the Mad. Sq. Holiday Tree as Madison Square Park Conservancy presents free seasonal activities including festive performances and a tree lighting!
Category: Concerts, Food, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

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Dec 7

Double Dutch

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Calling all jump rope enthusiasts to take your rope skills to the next level. Come join us for weekly double dutch instruction. This class is to open to children of all skill…
Category: Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 7

Info Session: Hosting Summer Youth Jobs in your Garden

at GreenThumb Office, Manhattan

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for an in-depth discussion about the Summer Youth Employment Program and how community gardeners have worked as host sites for summer jobs for young people.
Free!

Dec 7

Wheelchair Basketball

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

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best!
Category: Accessible

Dec 7

Evening Cocktail & Craft: Wine and Shine

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Make your own garden-themed menorah from terra cotta pots and learn how to roll your own beeswax candles. You’ll leave with a set of candles for all eight nights of Chanukah.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Food, Winter Holidays

Dec 7

NYRR Open Run: Flushing Meadows Corona Park

at United Nations Ave South Entrance (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Friday, December 8, 2017

Dec 8

Senior Fitness @ St. Mary's Recreation Center

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

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
New senior fitness classes are starting Friday, November 3. Have fun while learning new ways to maintain cardiovascular health, strength and flexibility.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Seniors

Dec 8

Arsenal Gallery: 35th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks welcomes the holiday season with its 35th annual exhibition of creative, unconventional wreaths.
Category: Accessible, Art, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids

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