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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 17, 2017

Jun17

Adventures NYC

at Naumburg Bandshell (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy rock climbing, zip lining, mountain biking, virtual reality surfing, and more at our annual summer festival.
Category: Education, Festivals, Fitness, Games, Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

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Jun17

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Food, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun17

Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark Graphic Novel Workshop Series

at Bushwick Inlet Park Center (in Bushwick Inlet Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
In this workshop series for 4 Saturdays in June, you will learn the foundations of what makes up a graphic novel or comic.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art
Free!

Jun17

CANCELLED: Bronx Fiction Writers

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
The Bronx Writers Center presents this exciting new gathering of crime and noir writers to the fantastic Poe Park Visitor Center adjacent to the Poe Cottage, where the American master…
Category: Accessible
Free!

Jun17

Family Fitness Festival : Healthy Alternatives

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

12:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Free samples! Free food demos! Free fitness classes! Free sports! Come get ready for summer. School is out…
Category: Education, Fitness, Best for Kids, Father's Day, Food, Talks, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun17

Family Fun Day

at Main Street and Elder Avenue (in Kissena Corridor Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for a fun afternoon of games, crafts, a photo booth, an animal show, inflatables, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun17

Bones of Baisley

at Roy Wilkins Park Entrance (in Roy Wilkins Recreation Center), Queens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Did you know? While dredging the bottom of Baisley Pond in the late 1800s, city workers unearthed the remains of an American Mastodon. Today a sculpture of a mastodon in Sutphin…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun17

Juneteenth Celebration

at M'finda Kalunga Community Garden (in Sara D. Roosevelt Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join M’Finda Kalunga Community Garden for their 2017 Juneteenth Celebration! Juneteenth marks the freedom of the last enslaved African Americans in the U.S. For more…
Category: History
Free!

Jun17

Scavenger Hunt

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Nature scavenger hunts are a great way to connect to the natural world and get moving outside.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun17

Family Day

at Electric Playground, Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for a fun afternoon of games, crafts, a photo booth, an animal show, inflatables, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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