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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 26, 2016


In The Shop: Spring Basket Demo

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Learn how to design sweet seasonal centerpieces for your spring table, including plants and decorative elements available for purchase.
Category: Arts & Crafts


The Orchid Show: Orchidelirium

at New York Botanical Garden, Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
More thrilling than ever, the 14th annual Orchid Show transports visitors on a journey through orchid collecting history, each moment playing out against a stunning backdrop of orchids.
Category: Nature


The Staten Island Purple Martin Colony Spring Cleaning

at The foot of Seguine Avenue (in Lemon Creek Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 a.m.
Calling all bird lovers! Help the Staten Island Museum clean and prepare the birdhouses and grounds before the birds return to nest.
Category: Volunteer


Gravesend Cemetery Tour

at Gravesend Cemetery, Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Explore Gravesend Cemetery, the resting place of many prominent residents of old Brooklyn. Attendees chosen by lottery--visit on 03/16/15 to enter.
Category: History, Tours


Fire-Making Skills

at Comfort station (in Willowbrook Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Learn primitive and modern methods for making fire safely while exploring the great outdoors. Registration required--visit on 03/16 to register.
Category: Education, Nature


Discovery Hike: Sensory Spring

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

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Venture into Buck's Hollow while exploring the sights, scents, and sounds of spring, while learning about the Greenbelt's history.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Hiking

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The Hunt Family in The Bronx: A Historic Neighborhood Walking Tour

at Hunts Point No.6 Train Station, Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Come learn more about the Hunt Family during a historic walking tour of Hunts Point, led by Bronx Co. Historical Society Educator Angel Hernandez.
Category: Accessible, History, Tours, Waterfront, Hiking


Central Park Tour: The Ramble

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Coined the "wild garden" by designer Frederick Law Olmsted, the Ramble offers visitors a tranquil spot to meander along winding paths and discover hidden forest gardens.
Category: Nature, History, Tours


GreenThumb Workshop: Grow Your Garden Group

at Carver Community Garden, Manhattan

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
If you are having trouble getting folks to visit or stop by, what better way to draw them in with an exciting event. We will go over successful event planning tips.
Category: Education


She's On Point: A Celebration of Girls in Sports

at West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks to celebrate, honor, and engage young women and girls in sports!
Category: Festivals, Fitness, Games, Sports, Women's History Month, Girls and Women in Sports

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