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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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Thursday, August 18, 2016


Movies With a View: A League Of Their Own

at Pier 1 Entrance (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies


Beginner Chess Social

at 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Learn to setup a chess board and map out your next move with assistance from our Chess host.
Category: Education, Games, Best for Kids

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Summer on the Hudson: Everybody Tango!

at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Enjoy an introductory lesson in Argentine tango music and dancing led by Strictly Tango NYC.
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Fitness, History, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors


Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym Hosted by the Axis Project Wheelchair Basketball

at Recreation Center 54, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best!
Category: Accessible, Sports


History on the Back Porch Lecture Series with Don Rice: The Hamilton Free School and Dyckman Library

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Learn about the area's first educational institution and free public library.
Category: History, Tours, Talks


BK Boot Camp

at Linden Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Come to a BK Boot Camp class for a full body workout appropriate for adults of all ages and fitness levels.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness


Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockaZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk), Queens

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance that combines Latin and African dance steps.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness


Summer Sunset Concert

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

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Watch the sunset while Sing We Enchanted performs “Bach to the Future” with the Rockland String Quartet and David Baranowski on harpsichord.
Category: Concerts


Bryant Park Writers: Short Story 3.0 Writers Workshop

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Pen your own story at this free writers' workshop, guaranteed to improve and perfect your writing.
Category: Education


Central Astoria Concerts on the Waterfront: Bon Journey

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
This NYC-based band plays a tribute to the music history of Bon Jovi and Journey from the rock eras of the '80s and '90s, a unique tribute blending the music of these two legends.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront

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