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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, September 9, 2017

Sep 9

CANCELLED: Crochet Basics and Accessories - Adults

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Learn the basics of crochet: how to select your materials, gauge, yardage, tension, chain, single crochet, double crochet, and treble and slip stitch.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts

Sep 9

InGardens Free Jazz Concerts

at Childrens Magical Garden, Manhattan

2:00 p.m.5:00 a.m.
Children's Magical Gardens hosts three afternoon of free jazz concerts, featuring artists who have shaped the scene for decades alongside emerging musicians. Bring instruments!
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts

Sep 9

8th Annual Fort Greene Park Jazz Festival

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Come to the free jazz festival in the park! This is the second round of the jazz festival, following the July event. It's fun for the whole family!
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts

Must See
Sep 9

Compost 101 (Chinese-Language Workshop)

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Learn how to reduce your waste and create “black gold” for your garden by composting leaves, kitchen scraps, garden trimmings, and weeds.
Category: Education, Nature

Sep 9

The Magic of Rogue at Forest Park Carousel

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
As seen on America’s Got Talent, Rogue brings a combination of magic and comedy. With tons of audience interaction, this show is a mixture of music, flowers, fire, and animals.
Category: Best for Kids

Best For
Sep 9

Fordham Film Festival

at Bryan Park, Bronx

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Kids find a treasure map and go searching for pirate's booty, but they run into a band of outlaws and their ringleader, whose soft-hearted son comes to the kids' rescue.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Film, Games, Free Summer Movies, Seniors

Sep 9

Arts, Culture & Fun: Silent Disco

at Orchard Beach (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Come join us for an evening of dancing with yourself and everyone else! Choose your DJ: Top 40’s Pop, 80’s, Hip-Hop/R&B.
Category: Dance, Waterfront

Must See
Sep 9

Historic Harlem Parks & Manhattan Recreation Film Festival: The Fits

at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A dreamy exploration of girlhood, The Fits follows an 11-year-old tomboy as she tries to fit in with her peers after joining an all-girl dance team.
Category: Concerts, Film, Free Summer Movies, Free Summer Concerts, Movies Under the Stars

Sep 9

Urban Starfest in Central Park

at Sheep Meadow (in Central Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
New York City parks are the perfect places within the city to stargaze and learn more about the night sky.
Category: Nature, Astronomy

Must See
Sep 9

Bryant Park Presents: Shakespeare: The Tempest

at Bryant Park, Manhattan

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join us on the lawn for a full production of The Tempest. Produced by the Drilling Company.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Food

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