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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 19, 2012 (x) to April 15, 2018

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Jan15

Indoor Composting Workshop

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn the methods and benefits of indoor composting with the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Jan15

A Park for the People: Central Park

at Doris Freedman Plaza (in Central Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
This program will focus on the history behind New York City's most iconic urban space: Central Park.
Category: Education, History, Hiking
Free!

Jan15

Concert: I Go on Singing: Paul Robeson's Life in Song

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The concert combines song (including “Old Man River”), narratives, news clips, and excerpts from an interview with Robeson’s friend, the legendary folksinger/songwriter Pete Seeger.
Category: Concerts

Must See
Event
Jan15

The Night Sky

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe.
Category: Astronomy
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, January 16, 2017

Jan16

Arts, Culture & Fun: Lenape Landscape: Trees as Tonic by Artist Susan Stair

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 exhibit of clay castings by Susan Stair forms portraits in trees used by the Lenape Indians for food and medicine.
Category: Art
Free!

Jan16

Arts, Culture & Fun: Lenape Landscape: Trees as Tonic by Artist Susan Stair

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 exhibit of clay castings by Susan Stair forms portraits in trees used by the Lenape Indians for food and medicine.
Category: Art, History
Free!

Jan16

MLK Day of Service at Idlewild Park

at Idlewild Park at 225th Street (in Idlewild Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteers will be removing debris from the wetlands in the park, as well as protecting the young forest by removing invasive vegetation.
Category: Volunteer, Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
Free!

Must See
Event
Jan16

Central Park Tour: Seneca Village

at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Seneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners, living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours

Jan16

Discovery Walks for Families: Balto's Winter Wonderland

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
What Central Park Secrets are revealed in the winter? With Central Park’s most famous canine resident leading the way, we’ll explore the Park’s wintery landscape to…
Category: Nature, History, Best for Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jan16

Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Prospect Park

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location, Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This Martin Luther King Jr. Day, bundle up and find out what your favorite Park animals are doing this winter.
Category: Education, Festivals, History, Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
Free!

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