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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, October 29, 2016

Oct29

It's My Park at Harlem Art Park

at Harlem Art Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Art Park Alliance to plant flower bulbs and clean up at Harlem Art Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct29

FLOW.16 Art Tour

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Come meet the artists and hear more about their inspirations and challenges in creating these unique pieces of outdoor public art.
Category: Art, Tours
Free!

Oct29

Discovery Walks for Families: Towering Trees

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak!
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct29

Joe Holzka Community Garden Pumpkin Festival

at Joe Holzka Community Garden (in ), Staten Island

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Please join the garden for their annual pumpkin festival. Children aged 12 and under must be present to receive a pumpkin.
Category: Festivals, Games, Best for Kids, Halloween, Seniors, Fall Festivals
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct29

Arts, Culture & Fun: Exhibit: My Body is a Landscape / The Landscape is a Body

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 exhibition of video and photography collects the array of emotions and biological forms that generate a living anatomy.
Category: Art
Free!

Oct29

It's My Park at Owl's Head Park

at 67th Street and Colonial Road (in Owl's Head Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Owl's Head Hort Group to plant, weed, and clean up at Owl's Head Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct29

It's My Park at W 88th Street Garden

at West 88th Street Tree Project, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with West 88th Street Tree Project to clean up the street tree beds and plant flower bulbs for spring.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct29

It's My Park at Rosemary's Playground

at Rosemary's Playground, Queens

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Rosemary's Playground to clean up, plant, and celebrate Halloween with a costume parade at Rosemary's Playground.
Category: Volunteer, Halloween, It's My Park, Fall Festivals
Free!

Oct29

Foliage Walk

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Participants can learn about why changes in leaf color occur, the chemical representation of each of the colors, and why the leaves of different species turn different hues.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage, Waterfront
Free!

Oct29

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.
Category: Art

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