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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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from February 27, 2013 (x) to December 30, 2017

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Nov 7

Trails Restoration

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Projects include building boardwalks, installing water bars, and clearing drainage swales.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Nov 7

Family Fun Day: Manners Can Be Fun

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
This program will include lessons on good posture, the history of the handshake, and how to introduce yourself and others.
Category: Best for Kids, Talks

Best For
Kids
Nov 7

Ranger’s Choice: The Van Cortlandt Super Hike (Vigorous)

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This 8-mile hike winds its way through one of the park's many diverse ecosystems. Registration required. Register at www.nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, October 28th.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Hiking
Free!

Nov 7

It's My Park at Butterfly Gardens

at Butterfly Garden (in Butterfly Gardens), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, please join HomeGrown for fall gardening! Volunteers will rake and shred leaves to recycle them as mulch, cut back and divide perennials, and re-establish flower bed borders
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Nov 7

It's My Park at Astoria Park

at Park House

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, join the Astoria Park Alliance Park Stewards, in collaboration with New York Cares volunteers, to help care for Astoria Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Nov 7

Tai Chi Chuan

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Quiet like a mountain, moving like a river, Tai Chi is a sequence of gentle movements based on images found in nature. In this beginner-level class,Irving Yee, a member of…
Category: Fitness, Seniors

Nov 7

Family Art Project: Papermaking in Autumn Color

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join visiting artist and papermaking expert Randy Brozen to make richly colored paper using red, orange and yellow pulp. Use a simple process to fashion your handmade…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, Fall Foliage
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 7

Crafts Workshop: Garden Art with Invasive Plants

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Turn invasive plants like bittersweet and honeysuckle into beautiful pieces of garden art with rustic furniture artist and landscape architect David Hughes. Listen to a short…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Seniors

Nov 7

Buck's Hollow Tree Planting

at Buck's Hollow (in Richmond Parkway ), Staten Island

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Eight years ago, the city launched MillionTreesNYC with an ambitious goal: to plant and care for one million new trees across the city. The benefits to be gained were clear: improved…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Nov 7

Discovery Walk for Families

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

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Bring your family for a guided walk in the park and take part in hands-on exploration. Learn about what makes Central Park a sanctuary for plants, animals, and humans alike. Borrow a…
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids

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