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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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from December 9, 2016 to December 30, 2017

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Dec10

Family Day: Make Colonial Pomander Crafts (with and Autism-Friendly Hour)

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

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
A popular tradition from the colonial period, pomanders are dried oranges studded with cloves. Make your own pomander to take home!
Category: Arts & Crafts, History, Winter Holidays

Dec10

Holiday Workshop Weekend: Felted Soaps and Ornaments

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Roll up your sleeves and practice bonding and shrinking the fibers using water, heat, and agitation to wet felt onto a usable loofah-like washcloth.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Winter Holidays

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Dec10

Holiday Workshop Weekend: Natural Wreaths and Swags

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day demonstrates simple floral techniques and provides plenty of materials to fuel your creative spirit.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Winter Holidays

Dec10

Holiday Workshop Weekend: Amaryllis Gift Kits

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Pot up an amaryllis bulb in a terracotta pot, cover it with a saucer, and decorate the “kit” for a beautiful and environmentally-friendly gift.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Winter Holidays

Dec10

NYC Parks Presents The Circle: Chrybaby Cozie

at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Esteemed teaching artists will share the practical and symbolic appearances of the circle in varied dance styles.
Category: Education, Dance, Art
Free!

Dec10

Screenwriting Process

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
This writing series will workshop the following topics: Discovering Visual Elements; Creating Characters; Plots and Outlines; Proper Screening Format, and more!
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Dec10

Screen Writing: Story Development

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join Juan Ramirez Jr. for this class. Bring your story idea to develop into a play, screenplay, or series.
Category: Education
Free!

Dec10

13th Annual Holiday Craft Workshop

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come to the nature center for our annual craft workshop, where participants create winter-inspired handmade pieces using natural objects.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature

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Event
Dec10

Historic New York: Monuments of Prospect Park

at Grand Army Plaza Arch (in Grand Army Plaza), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Historic New York programs highlight the history and architecture of selected neighborhoods or parks.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Dec10

Paper Arts & Crafts: Paper Cup Penguin

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts and crafts items to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

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Kids

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