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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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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Sep25

Photoville

at Brooklyn Bridge Plaza (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
55+ shipping containers will display unique, intriguing, striking, and challenging photography from all over the world covering a wide range of topics.
Category: Art
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep25

Bike New York: Learn to Ride - Kids

at The Velodrome (in Kissena Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn to Ride - Kids is a free group class for children who are ready to ditch their training wheels and ride a two-wheeler for the first time.
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep25

Nature Program: Giant Insect Encounter

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Entomologist and bug guru Lawrence Forcella will be on-hand with live bugs and a beautiful display of real, preserved giant insects from around the world.
Category: Education, Nature, Talks
Free!

Sep25

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
Sep25

Discovery Hike: Mushrooms

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Turkey tails, chanterelles, morels: oh my! Lean about the fascinating fungi within High Rock Park.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Sep25

Sherman Creek Stewards: Forest Crew

at 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Tackle the modern day challenge of native reforestation! Learn native plant identification and invasive species management.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sep25

The Wildlife of Baisley Pond

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
King Manor Museum is pleased to host an exhibit of photographs by local artist Marvenia Knight. The exhibit explores the abundance of wildlife at Baisley Pond in Jamaica, Queens.
Category: Art
Free!

Sep25

Washington Square Park Folk Festival

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
The Washington Square Park Folk Festival celebrates the tradition of folk music performance and culture—a tradition that can trace its roots to New York City in the 1940s.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Festivals
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep25

Hattie Carthan Herban Farm and Apothecary Market

at Hattie Carthan Herban Farm, Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
The Hattie Carthan Herban Farm and Apothecary opens this Sunday and every Sunday through Thanksgiving of this year.
Category: Markets, Food, Seniors
Free!

Sep25

Nantucket Lightship Public Tours

at Pier 6 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

1:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Known as the “Guardian Angel of the North Atlantic”, the Nantucket Lightship (WLV612) was the last lightship in service to the United States Coast Guard.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

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