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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, March 17, 2018

Mar17

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Category: Education, History, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar17

St. Patrick’s Day: A Tribute to the Tredwells’ Irish Servants with Bridget Murphy

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Join us for a back-stairs tour and experience the Merchant’s House through the eyes of the Irish immigrants who worked as domestic servants for the Tredwell family.
Category: History, Tours, Saint Patrick's Day

Mar17

Animal of the Month: Seals and Whales

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join our park rangers at Conference House Park, NYC's southernmost park, for a chance to seals and whales in our waterways.
Category: Nature, Wildlife
Free!

Mar17

Exhibition: Coming to America

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Conference House Association's "Coming to America" exhibit provides visitors reflection on the American immigrant experience from Colonial days to the present.
Category: Education, Art, History, Talks
Free!

Mar17

Survival Series #4: The Ten Essentials

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.
Category: Education
Free!

Mar17

Ranger's Choice: Photography

at Vermont Place Parking Lot (in Highland Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Bring your camera and see how many shades of green you can find. Registration is required for this program. Registration opens on March 7.
Category: Nature
Free!

Mar17

Wildlife Viewing: Woodpeckers

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

Mar17

It's My Park at Claremont Park

at Claremont Park Gazebo (in Claremont Park), Bronx

1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Directions For Our Youth to do tree care and beautify Claremont Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Mar17

Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids create cute and fun objects out of paper and other ordinary materials they can take home.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar17

St. Patrick’s Day: A Tribute to the Tredwells’ Irish Servants with Bridget Murphy

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for a back-stairs tour and experience the Merchant’s House through the eyes of the Irish immigrants who worked as domestic servants for the Tredwell family.
Category: History, Tours, Saint Patrick's Day

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