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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, May 12, 2018

May12

CANCELLED: It's My Park at Marcus Garvey Park

at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Marcus Garvey Dog Run Group to clean and beautify the dog run at Marcus Garvey Park.
Category: Dogs, Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May12

Green Neighborhood: Bayside

at Aarya Parking Lot (in Alley Pond Park), Queens

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks Stewardship's monthly Green Neighborhood event to protect natural areas and street trees in Bayside, Queens!
Category: Education, Volunteer
Free!

May12

Brooklyn Bike Jumble

at Old Stone House (in J.J. Byrne Playground), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get yourself a new or used bike, new and used accessories, clothing, collectibles, artwork, overstocks, and bargains galore.
Category: Accessible, Bike Month NYC
Free!

May12

Bird Walks

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

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Join NYC Audubon on a walk through the park to observe the many species of birds in Van Cortlandt Park.
Category: Birding, Tours, Wildlife
Free!

May12

Shape Up NYC Latin Dance for Fitness

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

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Move to Latin rhythms from today and past years: Merengue, Bachata, and Salsa.
Category: Dance, Fitness
Free!

May12

Inwood Hill Park Trail Stewardship Day

at Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join our effort to make the 4.2-mile trails of Inwood Hill Park safer, more accessible, and sustainable through trail blazing, corridor clearing, and debris removal.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

May12

Yogalates

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

9:15 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Join us for this free fitness class that combines Yoga and Pilates. Yoga is an eastern Indian tradition that focuses on strength, flexibility, and spirituality. Pilates focuses on…
Category: Fitness
Free!

May12

Family Art Project: Messages for Mother Earth and Mom

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about Pachamama, revered in South America, who teaches moderation in what we take from the earth. Make an inspired painting on a card with pop-out elements.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids, Mother's Day
Free!

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May12

Central Park Discovery Walk for Families: Statues and Monuments

at Samuel F. B. Morse Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan, East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us on a kid-friendly adventure as we discover the secrets and mysteries of Central Park’s most beloved children’s sculptures!
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

May12

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Brower Park Butterfly Garden (in Brower Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Brower Park to plant seeds in the butterfly garden at Brower Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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