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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 8, 2016

Oct 8

How to Minimize the Stray/Feral Cat Populations

at South Jamaica Library, Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) and colony care in this hands-on workshop.
Category: Education
Free!

Oct 8

Pumpkin Patch

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
October is Pumpkin Month at Queens Farm! Enjoy wandering through our patch to find your perfect pumpkin.
Category: Halloween, Fall Festivals

Oct 8

CANCELLED: Celebrate Rainey Park

at Under the trees by the playground (in Rainey Park), Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join Green Shores NYC in creating a community vision for Rainey Park! You'll be helping Astoria and NYC Parks to find funding to improve this waterfront park.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Games, Volunteer, It's My Park, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 8

It's My Park at Tappen Park

at Village Hall (in Tappen Park), Staten Island

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Historic Tappen Park Community Partnership to clean and beautify Tappen Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct 8

Fall Into Fall Harvest Festival

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate autumn in the park at the mansion!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Festivals, Games, History, Best for Kids, Food, Fall Festivals

Best For
Kids
Oct 8

CANCELLED: Screenwriting Process

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
This workshop will cover creating characters, plots, and outlines, proper screenwriting format, and more.
Category: Accessible, Art
Free!

Oct 8

Garden Centennial Exhibition

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is pleased to present an exhibition of outdoor sculpture celebrating one hundred years of its formal garden designed by Delano & Aldrich in 1916.
Category: Nature, Seniors
Free!

Oct 8

Raptor Fest

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Experience the thrill of viewing New York's premier predators live and up close. Join NYC Parks at the annual Raptor Fest hosted by the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Birding, Nature, Festivals
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 8

Capoeira for Beginners

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Led by certified instructors from Capoeira Nago Queen, this six-part series will introduce participants to the basic fundamentals of the Brazilian martial art of capoeira.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront
Free!

Oct 8

Arts, Culture & Fun: UpBeat NYC

at St. Mary's Park, Bronx This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Join BronxWorks' Second Saturdays and NYC Parks for a special jazz concert by the UpBeat NYC orchestra.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Seniors
Free!

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