Upcoming Weekend Activities

Happy Veteran’s Day weekend! We’ve had unseasonably warm weather recently – get out there and enjoy it before it’s too late.

Bronx River Ramble: Check out the Bronx River Gorge on this guided walk through restored native woodland and learn about the river’s rich folklore. Saturday, November 12, 10 a.m.

Fall Tree Care Workshop: Learn how to care for street trees and receive a free street tree care kit if you adopt a tree. Saturday, November 12, 11 a.m.

Green Breakfast Club: Network with other leaders of the local green business community. Monday, November 14, 8 a.m.

Meet and Greet Rescued Wildlife: What happens to injured animals in need of help? Meet New York State licensed wildlife rehabilitators and some of the wildlife they have rescued. Saturday, November 12, 1 p.m.

Million Trees NYC Community Planting Event: Volunteer to make an environmental impact by helping to plant 30 gallon trees in Brooklyn. Registration required. Saturday, November 12, 10 a.m.

Performing Arts on the High Line: Come check out Half-mythical, Half-legendary Americanism, an original dance-theater work that will be performed for free on the High Line. Saturday, November 12, noon.

Veteran’s Day Parade: Honor our veterans, listen to the bands, and watch the floats go by at the annual parade up 5th Avenue. Friday, November 11, 11 a.m.

Volunteer Leaf Cleanup: Free coffee and donuts for volunteers who show up at Westerleigh Park in Staten Island. Saturday, November 12, 9 a.m. to noon.

Winter Waterfowl Birding: Head out to Marine Park in Brooklyn for winter waterfowl viewing. Sunday, November 13, 1 p.m.