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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 13, 2016

Aug13

Free Yoga at Alice Austen House

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 for a free gentle yoga session on the lawn of Clear Comfort.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug13

A Day in the Life of the Bronx River

at Concrete Plant Park, Bronx, 180th Street and Boston Road (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join a science study in the morning to discover the secrets of the Bronx River, from how it flows to what lives in its depths.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug13

"Welcome!" program

at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer greeters will be available from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the "Welcome! Wagon" to answer your questions about the park’s history and horticulture.
Category: Accessible, Education, Tours
Free!

Aug13

Kayaking

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

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock!
Category: Fitness, Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug13

Green Team

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to the park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants.
Category: Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Aug13

Family Art Project: Fishy Fun

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Focus on friends with fins, especially those popular goldfish swimming in Wave Hill’s Aquatic Garden. Turn colorful paper bags into fantastic 3-D fish that can swim through the air and flutter home with you.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug13

Taiwan: A World of Orchids

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Enjoy a stunning display of orchids and a weekend of live music.
Category: Education, Concerts, Nature, Art, Markets

Aug13

Garden Conservation Day

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come get your hands dirty while helping us beautify our grounds!
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Aug13

Nature Walk

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Wear comfortable hiking shoes for a tour of the Van Cortlandt Lake, Tibbett's Wetland, John Kieran Trail, and Vault Hill.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Aug13

CANCELLED: It's My Park at Bellevue South Park

at Bellevue South Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, come out and join local community members to help clean-up and paint in Bellevue South Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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