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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, July 16, 2016

Jul16

Tai Chi Chuan

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Irving Yee, a member of the William CC Chen Tai Chi School, introduces students to the internal martial arts, and promotes an awareness of its health benefits.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness

Jul16

Family Art Project: Pop-in Landscape

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Sketch the explosion of bright flowers bursting out in the Flower Garden.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Volunteer Garden Clean-Up Day

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Roll up your sleeves and don your gardening gloves to grow veggies in the Children’s Garden.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Jul16

It's My Park at Kaiser Park

at Bayview Avenue Entrance (in Kaiser Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Coney Island Beautification Project to clean, weed, seed, and water four garden beds at Kaiser Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

Jul16

50/50 Be Fit Qigong

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Join us at Poe Park Visitor Center for a free, fun workout—50 percent low-Impact aerobics and 50 percent Qigong = 100 percent fit.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Jul16

Tai Chi with Kristen Dolan-Murphy

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
This beginners workshop focuses on the history of Tai Chi, breathing from the lower abdomen, balance, and flexibility.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Jul16

City of Water Day at Thomas Jefferson Park

at Thomas Jefferson Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Participants will take part in hands-on activity that teach how water and marine life samples are collected and tested to determine the health of the rivers marine habitat.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Games, Best for Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Workshops at The Battery: Cooking Without Electricity

at Labyrinth Farm (in The Battery), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Use bike blenders, hand choppers, and good old elbow grease to make delicious snacks without using electricity or a flame. Show off your cooking skills, or learn some new ones!
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Food
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Sherman Creek Stewardship: City of Water Day

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join us as we clean the shoreline of the Harlem River and Sherman Creek and learn more about the important life teeming within.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Jul16

The Catholic Protectory - Parkchester Walk Tour

at Virginia Park, Bronx

10:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Visit historic Parkchester, once the country's largest housing development, with an eye to the colorful history of its predecessor the New York Catholic Protectory.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

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