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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, November 19, 2016

Nov19

Outdoor Skills: Fire Making and Knots

at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

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, Nature
Free!

Nov19

Eco Art Social: Recycled Insect Sculptures

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how to sort recyclables from trash, then use these re-purposed materials to create sculptures inspired by insects and other wildlife that live (and recycle) in our forests.
Category: Arts & Crafts
Free!

Nov19

Perfect Pumpkin Pie Workshop

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Mix and roll pastry from scratch and make a delicious pumpkin filling laced with seasonal spices.
Category: Food

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Nov19

Kids Printmaking Workshop with Artist Hilary Lorenz

at 99 Plymouth Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join artist Hilary Lorenz for this special printmaking demonstration and workshop for kids!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov19

Discovery Walks for Families: Towering Trees

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees—from seeds and leaves to logs—contribute to the health of an urban park…
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov19

Paper Arts & Crafts: Paper Cup Penguin

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts and crafts items to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov19

Central Park Tour: The Art of the Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Discover the Park's most artfully designed pastoral landscapes and romantic vistas on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours

Nov19

Bronx Kill Salt Marsh Tour

at Bronx Kill Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the Bronx Kill Salt Marsh to view wildlife up close, learn about the ecological importance of wetlands, and explore the waterfront adjacent to the Harlem River and East River.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage, Waterfront
Free!

Nov19

Soccer Aerobics

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Adults ages 18 and older are invited to learn, play, and compete in soccer. Have fun while learning and practicing this exciting game.
Category: Sports, Seniors

Nov19

CANCELLED: Treasures in the Attic: Objects from the King Manor Collection

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

3:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join King Manor Museum curator Kelsey Brow as she discusses objects from the museum's collection related to drink.
Category: Education, History, Talks
Free!

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