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Jamaica Bay Origami

Sunday, July 28, 2013

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.

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Did you know that origami came from the Japanese words “Oru” meaning “to fold” and “Kami” meaning “paper?” Learn more about this relaxing art and create 
some animals found in and around Jamaica Bay.

Location

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center in Jamaica Bay Park
100 Cross Bay Boulvard
Queens
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

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Categories

Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids

Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways

Know Before You Go

There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Due to construction, Beach 118th - Beach 126th Streets are closed to swimming until July. Beaches are fully open at Beach 86th Street, Beach 97th Street, Beach 106th Street, and Beach 112th - Beach 117th Streets.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2016

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

A high rip current risk is in effect through Tuesday, August 30, 2016. Visit the Water Safety page for more information on how to prepare for rip currents.
Anticipated Completion: 08/30/2016

Tennis CourtsMarine Park

Marine Park's tennis courts will be closed for the season due to construction.

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