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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.

Viewing 9,021–9,030 out of 15,772 events
from April 27, 2013 (x) to January 20, 2018

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Apr16

Kids Beach Exploration

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 a.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers as we explore the sandy shore of Orchard Beach in search of the unique wildlife living along the beach.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr16

Easter Egg Hunt

at Fort Hamilton Parkway Interior Garden (in Leif Ericson Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Come out and join Parent Child Relationship at our first-ever Easter egg hunt! Enjoy free arts and craft, and an appearance from the Easter Bunny!
Category: Games, Best for Kids, Easter
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr16

Free Boatbuilding at Pier 40

at Pier 40, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Village Community Boathouse for Community Boatbuilding of traditional Whitehall gigs: larger wooden rowboats for four rowers and a coxswain (captain).
Category: Volunteer, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Apr16

Easter Egg Hunt and Kids Seed Planting Day

at 6th Street and Avenue B Community Garden (in ), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join the 6th Street and Avenue B Community Garden for their annual Easter Egg Hunt in the garden and help them start seeds for the kids in the community food justice program!
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Easter, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr16

Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.
Category: Accessible, Best for Kids, Sports

Best For
Kids
Apr16

Kids Sensory Perception Hike

at East 88th Street and Seaview Avenue (in Canarsie Park), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City while you learn orienteering skills and explore our city's urban forests.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr16

Kids Sensory Perception Hike

at Woodhaven Boulevard and Forest Park Drive (in Forest Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr16

Kids Salamander Exploration

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Flip over logs and stones with the Urban Park Rangers as we look for slimy salamanders in the park.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr16

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
See sites that played important strategic roles in the American Revolution and the War of 1812, and enjoy the stunning overlook to the Harlem Meer.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Apr16

Spring Walk

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Spring is a time for nature. Join us as we explore budding flowers, migrating birds, butterflies, emerging mushrooms, and more.
Category: Nature, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

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