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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, August 26, 2017

Aug26

Hattie Carthan Community Saturday Farmers Market

at Hattie Carthan Garden (in Hattie Carthan Community Garden), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
The Hattie Carthan Community Farmers Market is opening for its ninth season of healthy food, activities, education and food justice programming.
Category: Markets, Food

Aug26

DogSpeak

at Canine Court (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Learn how to communicate better with your pet. Each person must be accompanied by a dog.
Category: Dogs
Free!

Aug26

Gentle Flow Yoga

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Join us on the lawn of Clear Comfort for yoga every other Saturday this summer. Led by Be Yoga & Dance in partnership with Shape Up NYC.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug26

Brooklyn Chess Festival

at Eastern Parkway, Classon and Washington Avenues (in Dr. Ronald McNair Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn to play chess, sharpen your game, meet and play a chess master, and much more. Chess boards will be provided.
Category: Games
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug26

Family Art Project: Shades of Summer

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
See the world through rose- (or green or blue or purple) colored glasses.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

It's My Park at Owl's Head Park

at 67th Street and Colonial Road Entrance (in Owl's Head Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Owl's Head Hort Group to tend to the gardens at Owl's Head Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Aug26

It's My Park at Drew Playground

at Drew Playground, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Bringing the Peace to help clean up Drew Playground.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Aug26

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Paddle on a sit-on-top kayak in the East River. Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present.
Category: Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing
Free!

Aug26

109th Annual Tribute to the Prison Ship Martyrs

at Prison Ship Martyrs Monument (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join the Society of Old Brooklynites for its 108th annual memorial tribute to the American Revolution's Prison Ship Martyrs in front of the Prison Ship Martyrs Monument.
Category: History
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug26

Saturday Woodland Corps

at Prospect Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Help the Alliance restore the woodlands with a team of dedicated volunteers committed to on site, ongoing care of the park’s 250 acres of forest.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

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