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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 March 23, 2018 to December 28, 2019

Saturday, March 24, 2018


Children's Garden Open House

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for our annual Open House, and get your hands dirty with planting activities and garden crafts.
Category: Education, Best for Kids

Must See

Exhibition: Coming to America

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Conference House Association's "Coming to America" exhibit provides visitors reflection on the American immigrant experience from Colonial days to the present.
Category: Education, Art, History, Talks


Talk & Tour: Caring for Cactus and Succulents

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

1:30 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Drawing on his eight-plus years of experience maintaining Wave Hill’s eclectic collection, Wave Hill Gardener Harnek Singh shares tips and techniques for keeping your succulents healthy and attractive.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours, Talks


Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours


Kids Paper Arts and Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Kids create cute and fun objects out of paper and other ordinary materials they can take home.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids

Best For

Paper Arts and Crafts - Adults

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Participants will create their own, original decorative gift wrapping paper for holiday and special events.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts


Union Square: Crossroads of New York Walking Tour

at Barnes & Noble, Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Experience Union Square in a new way by participating in the Union Square Partnership's free walking tour - Union Square: Crossroads of New York.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Wildlife


Opening reception for Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes

at Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Building C) (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes is a large-scale retrospective of paintings by Sarah Yuster, spanning her thirty-year career.
Category: Art


Nocturnal Animals

at Park Drive and Clove Road (in Clove Lakes Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Whether you live in the country or a busy city, wildlife is all around you. Join the Urban Park Rangers as they search for some of the lesser-seen creatures of the night.
Category: Education, Nature, Wildlife


Historic Richmond Town's - James Guyon Jr. Guyon Tavern Series

at Guyon Tavern at Historic Richmond Town

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Guyon Tavern serves up an authentic 19th century acoustic music experience with a warm and resonant sound quality that is rarely found anymore.
Category: Concerts

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