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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, October 7, 2017

Oct 7

Adults Create Your Own Holiday Wrapping Paper

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Adults will make their own, creative gift wrapping paper for the coming holidays. Participants wlll take inspiration from fall and winter seasons, as well as the holidays for each month.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Thanksgiving, Winter Holidays

Oct 7

Union Square Park: Crossroads of New York Walking Tour

at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join us on Saturdays to explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood and learn about the people and events that shaped this vibrant historical community.
Category: Accessible, History, Tours

Oct 7

Performance: Tamalyn Miller, "Floriosophy: Frequency of Flowers"

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
"Call & Response" artist Tamalyn Miller performs an original composition on her handmade horsehair fiddle, based on the colors and vibrational energy associated with seasonal plants.
Category: Art

Oct 7

Central Park Tour: Seneca Village

at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Seneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners, living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours

Oct 7

Hurricane Relief Community Concert

at Unity Park (in Rev Lena Irons Unity Park), Bronx

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come out and enjoy free live music, guest speakers, and a donation drive for those in need.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Hispanic Heritage Month

Must See
Oct 7

Arts, Culture & Fun: Dance Away the Night with Swing!

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

5:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join us to celebrate Harlem’s most famous dance genre — The Lindy Hop! We will be swinging and hopping to some legendary Harlem Jazz greats and more to spice it up.
Category: Dance

Oct 7

Fordham Film Festival: Dirty Dancing

at Fordham Plaza, Bronx This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join the Fordham Road Business Improvement District for a free outdoor movie screening featuring Dirty Dancing with Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey.
Category: Accessible, Film

Oct 7

Family Camping: Bronx

at Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
We camp to create lasting memories, connect to the natural world, and bond with our families through overnight camping experiences.
Category: Nature

Oct 7

Movies Under the Stars: Zootopia

at Dyker Beach Park, Brooklyn

6:15 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film!
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Movies Under the Stars

Best For
Oct 7

Movies Under the Stars: World War Z (2013)

at Thomas Jefferson Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
A former United Nations employee attempts to save humanity from a zombie plague that triggered global chaos.
Category: Film, Halloween, Movies Under the Stars

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