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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, October 15, 2017

Oct15

Public Art Exhibition Opening: Face of Railroad Park by Matthew Westerby and Harold Simmons

at Courtlandt Avenue and East 161st Street (in Railroad Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come celebrate the new public art installation"Faces of Railroad Park" with a fun afternoon of performances, kid-friendly activities, and art making.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Art, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct15

Garden Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours

Oct15

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Step out of the bustling city and see the part of Central Park that most resembles the Adirondack Mountains.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Oct15

It's My Park at Maria Hernandez Park

at Park House (in Maria Hernandez Park), Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Keep Bushwick Beautiful to plant daffodil bulbs and generally beautify Maria Hernandez Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct15

Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh tour

at Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn about the ecology of the space, view wildlife up close, and learn how the island’s history has shaped our natural areas.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Waterfront, Wildlife
Free!

Oct15

From Parlor to Grave: 1865 Funeral Reenactment and Graveyard Procession

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Join us in the Museum’s double parlor as we recreate the 1865 funeral service of Seabury Tredwell and discuss the funerary customs of 19th century New York City.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Halloween, Talks

Must See
Event
Oct15

Movies Under the Stars: Shocktober Fest - Twilight

at Monsignor McGolrick Park (in Msgr. McGolrick Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:15 p.m.8:15 p.m.
This 2008 romantic fantasy follows Bella, a high school misfit who risks everything when she falls in love with Edward, a vampire.
Category: Accessible, Film, Halloween, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Oct15

Astronomy

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events.
Category: Astronomy
Free!

Oct15

Astronomy: Constellations

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

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events.
Category: Astronomy
Free!

Oct15

In Illo Tempore Vignettes IV

at Greene Acres Community Garden, Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
"In Illo Tempore Vignettes" is a performance of bodies suspended in time, revealing the echoes of memory, alienation, and exile.
Category: Dance
Free!

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