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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 July 23, 2016 to April 25, 2026

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Jul 23

Bronx Kill Salt Marsh Tour

at Randall's Island Connector (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us for a tour of the Bronx Kill Salt Marsh to view wildlife up close, learn about the ecological importance of wetlands, and explore the waterfront adjacent to the Harlem River and East River.
Category: Tours, Waterfront
Free!

Jul 23

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!

Jul 23

Cleanup at St. Nicholas Park

at West 135th Street Plaza (in St. Nicholas Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join the Historic Harlem Parks and the TRASH Project for a cleanup day in St. Nicholas Park.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Jul 23

"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!

Jul 23

Art Workshop: Felted Tree Portraits

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Lose yourself in the beauty of Wave Hill’s historic trees as you experience the soothing textures of wet felting.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature

Jul 23

Family Art Project: Handmade River Rafts

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Collage a mixture of buoyant materials cut from re-purposed foam trays, colorful foam sheets, and reeds. Make it into an all-natural raft or handmade boat.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

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!

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Jul 23

Make It Sweet

at 14th Street Passage (in The High Line), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
In conjunction with High Line Honey Day, we'll learn about bees, taste sweet plants, and more.
Category: Education, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Flora/Fauna/Feathers of Richmond County

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come view original images of nature celebrating the natural environment of Staten Island.
Category: Art
Free!

Jul 23

The Bronx Mansions and Cottages Trolley Tour

at Mansions and Cottages, Bronx

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join a tour of some of them most famous and historic places in the Bronx.
Category: Accessible, History, Tours

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