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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 11, 2016

Jun11

Kids Workshop: Why is Water Good For Plants?

at East 43rd Street Block Association Community Garden Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 p.m.
At this workshop, we will learn why water is good for plants.
Category: Nature
Free!

Jun11

Jane's Walk: Exploring the Wetlands at Alley Pond Park

at Alley Pond Environmental Center, Queens

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join the Natural Areas Conservancy as we tour the landscape and discuss our plans for restoration.
Category: Birding, Nature, Tours
Free!

Jun11

Summer Sports Experience at Playground for All Children

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

10:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience provides a friendly introduction to sports for kids!
Category: Best for Kids, Sports, Summer Sports Experience
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun11

Red Hook Community Farm Drop-In Volunteering

at Red Hook Community Farm, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Red Hook Community Farm welcomes drop-in volunteers to help with compost and farm work.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Jun11

Summer on the Hudson: Zumba in West Harlem Piers Park

at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This class is a fusion of Latin, international. and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system!
Category: Dance, Festivals, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Jun11

Tai Chi

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
These classes offer the opportunity to learn the Taoist method, improve one’s health, relax, and exercise in an outdoor setting among changing exhibitions of contemporary sculpture.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jun11

Tea for Two Billion: Organisms

at Snug Harbor, Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
In this workshop, participants learn how to multiply the beneficial organisms found in compost by brewing their own compost tea.
Category: Education

Jun11

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
On June 11, Bill Gordh will share the Icelandic story "The Magical Cow" and Navida Stein will share the Egyptian story "The Well of Truth".
Category: Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun11

Central Park Tour: Hallett Nature Sanctuary and the Pond

at Sixth Avenue and Central Park South (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Enjoy this walk through the park's smallest woodland area, open to visitors only on guided tours and limited open hours.
Category: Nature, Tours

Jun11

Kids Nature Hike

at Clinton Avenue and Prospect Avenue (in Goodhue Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids

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