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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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Thursday, April 21, 2016

Apr21

Exhibition - Great Outdoors: Selections from the Museum of American Illustration

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 a.m.
Great Outdoors showcases over thirty artworks from the Museum of American Illustration’s collection that depict outdoor life, including recreational sports and quiet contemplation.
Category: Nature, Art, History, Seniors
Free!

Apr21

Riverdale Tree Planting

at Palisade Avenue and Spaulding Lane (in Riverdale Park), Bronx

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteers will be trained in proper planting techniques.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Apr21

Tree Tots (3-4 year-olds) - Early Childhood Series

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

9:30 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, observations, games and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Apr21

Earth Day at McKinley's Children Garden

at McKinley's Childrens Garden, Queens

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
They will be planting seeds, picking flowers, and teaching about how food is grown.
Category: Education, Nature, Seniors
Free!

Apr21

Prospect Park Alliance Thursday Corps

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
The group meets at a different location every week helping in a variety of landscape and horticultural projects.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Apr21

Protectors of Pine Oak Woods: 40 Years of Green

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.

Category: Art, Volunteer, Seniors
Free!

Apr21

CRC Open House Week

at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Visit St. James Recreation Center and enjoy our free Computer Resource Center Exploration Week.
Category: Seniors
Free!

Apr21

Ink Blots:The Power of Imagination

at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
hare your story through the beauty of colors and use art as a form of expression.
Category: Art, Seniors
Free!

Apr21

Peepers (2 year-olds) - Early Childhood Series

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

10:45 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, observations, games, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.
Category: Education, Nature, Games, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Apr21

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

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