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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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Friday, January 22, 2016


Exhibition - America: The Legacy of African American Public Service

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Artists in this exhibition offer broad interpretations on the theme of African Americans in public service.
Category: Art, History, Black History Month


Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors


Brooklyn Senior Games Prep Meet-Up Clinics: Pickleball

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
NYC Parks is hosting its first ever Games for Recreation Center members age 50+! Join these meetups to prepare for the competition in May.
Category: Sports, Seniors


Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids

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at Faber Park Field House (in Faber Pool and Park), Staten Island, Red Hook Recreation Center (in Red Hook Recreation Area), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
When school is out, Teen PASS offers FREE, exceptional clubs that focus on the areas of NYC Parks, arts, environmental science and sports that are tailored to the interests and talents…
Category: Education, Best for Kids

Best For

3 to 6 Club

at Walker Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Walker Park is offering various activities at the 3 to 6 Club, open to children ages 7 through 12 years, including art, literacy and sports.
Category: Best for Kids

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Arts, Culture & Fun: Preview Screening of In Football We Trust

at Sorrentino Recreation Center, Queens This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Presented by Indie Lens Pop Up. A sneak peak preview screening of Autism in Love which premieres on PBS January 11th. Four adults at different places on the autism spectrum open up…
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, Film, Sports, Talks, Seniors


The Alving Estate - Immersive Theater

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Immerse yourself in the dramatic world of The Alving Estate, Journey Lab and Death's Head Productions' site-sympathetic adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's Ghosts.
Category: Theater

Saturday, January 23, 2016


CANCELLED: Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition

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

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Please note: this event has been cancelled due to a blizzard warning for all of New York City on Saturday, January 23. The exhibit will reopen during normal hours on Tuesday.
Category: Art, Winter Holidays


Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Category: Fitness

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