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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, June 18, 2016

Jun18

Kayaking at South Beach

at South Beach Boardwalk at Ocean Avenue (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Kayak Staten Island for free public kayaking off the shore of South Beach.
Category: Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun18

New York Path Through History with The Bowne House

at Bowne House (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Speakers will talk about Queens during the Revolutionary War as well as the early settlement of the colonies.
Category: Accessible, History, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Jun18

Saturday Sculpture Workshops

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Participants will work with a different artist each week, exploring innovative art mediums and a variety of subject matter.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Best for Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun18

Introduction to Bird Watching

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Take a tour and learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Jun18

New York Path through History Day

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Costumed docents will lead free guided tours through the garden and woodland paths.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Jun18

Wish You Were Here: Vintage Postcards of Pelham Bay and City Island

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Tour bygone places and spaces of the east Bronx through hand-colored postcards, dating to the turn of the 19th century.
Category: Art, History

Jun18

Nature Exploration

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun18

Friends of Fort Totten Parks Family Fun Day

at Parade Grounds (in Fort Totten Park), Queens, Little Bay Parking Lot (in Little Bay Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us and the Friends of Fort Totten Park for a fun afternoon of free activities including rock climbing, games, arts and crafts, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Games, Best for Kids, Father's Day
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun18

Family Fitness Festival

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

12:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Free samples! Free food demos! Free fitness classes! Free sports! Come get ready for summer. School is out and now is the time to learn how to keep the entire family healthy and…
Category: Education, Fitness, Best for Kids, Father's Day, Food, Talks, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors, Summer Sports Experience
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun18

Bones of Baisley

at Baisley Pond Park, Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Did you know? While dredging the bottom of Baisley Pond in the late 1800s, city workers unearthed the remains of an American Mastodon. Today a sculpture of a mastodon in Sutphin…
Category: Festivals, Games, Best for Kids, Father's Day
Free!

Best For
Kids

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