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  1. Memoir Writing Workshop

    June 25
    June 25, 2016  |  12:00 am - 11:59 pm
    Garibaldi-Meucci Museum
    Three Session Workshop. Please call museum for registration: 718-442-1608
  2. Food Truck Festival

    June 25 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    June 25, 2016  |  12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Mount Loretto State Park
    Join us at Mount Loretto for our First Annual Food Truck Festival Presented by ShopRite! This event will feature some of the best food trucks in the business as well as live music, rides for the kids and more! Parking
  3. Family Coloring Time

    June 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    June 25, 2016  |  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    St. George Library
  4. Art Studio

    June 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    June 25, 2016  |  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    The museum will provide materials, you provide the imagination! Non-stop art, every weekend.
  5. Open Craft Hour

    June 25 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    June 25, 2016  |  1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    Mariners Harbor Library
    Calling all creative crafters! Let your imagination run wild with our big box of craft supplies. Make something cool and crafty to take home.
  6. CityParks PuppetMobile Presents Puss in Boots

    June 25 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    June 25, 2016  |  2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Kivlehan Park
    City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances and puppet-making workshops in neighborhood parks, recreation centers and schools throughout New York City. The CityParks
  7. “A Midsummer’s Night Dream” – outdoor performance

    June 25 @ 3:00 pm
    June 25, 2016  |  3:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    High Rock Park
  8. Family Camping

    June 25 @ 6:00 pm
    June 25, 2016  |  6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Blue Heron Nature Center
    Participants are chosen by lottery. Register on Wednesday, June 15th Information, 718-967-3542
  9. Lumen Festival

    June 25 @ 7:00 pm - 11:55 pm
    June 25, 2016  |  7:00 pm - 11:55 pm
    Atlantic Salt Company
    LUMEN is an authentic contemporary art experience in New York City featuring emerging and established artists. LUMEN’s goal is connecting artists with the community all while exposed in a nomadic alternative space. The annual event brings original visual, performance and
  10. Movies Under the Stars: Creed

    June 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    June 25, 2016  |  8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Corporal Thompson Park
    Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. You should arrive before 8:00 p.m. to get your spot. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on; there will be
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