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  1. Cirque Italia Water Circus

    August 19 @ 7:30 pm
    August 19, 2017  |  7:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    The Mills at Jersey Gardens
    Get ready Elizabeth, NJ: Cirque Italia, the first traveling water circus is coming to town with a spectacular show that you can’t miss! Prepare yourself for a luxurious experience where technology and preforming arts are mixed to create a one-of-a-kind
  2. Movies Under the Stars: Big Hero 6

    August 19 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    August 19, 2017  |  8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Seaside Wildlife Nature Park
    Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Know Before You Go: You should arrive before 7:00 p.m. to get your spot. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit
  3. Movies Under the Stars: Up

    August 19 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    August 19, 2017  |  8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Carlton Park
    Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Know Before You Go: You should arrive before 7:00 p.m. to get your spot. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit
  4. Nocturnal Wildlife Hike

    August 19 @ 8:00 pm
    August 19, 2017  |  8:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Blue Heron Nature Center
    New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. From falcons and salamanders, to deer and seals; wildlife viewing is a perfect activity for any age. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in
  5. Volunteer for Shore Patrol

    August 20
    August 20, 2017  |  12:00 am - 11:59 pm
    Great Kills Park
    Volunteers are needed to remove “floatable” waterborne waste materials from your favorite beach or shoreline. Help save turtles, birds, fish and other marine life from ingesting these items or from becoming entangled in fishing lines and other assorted litter. Volunteers
  6. NYRR Open Run

    August 20 @ 9:00 am
    August 20, 2017  |  9:00 am - 9:00 am
    Conference House Park
    Participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the run and to leave their valuables at home – bag check is not provided. No need to do anything before the run, just show up. Open to all
  7. Stop ‘N’ Swap

    August 20 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    August 20, 2017  |  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Staten Island MakerSpace
  8. Serpent Day

    August 20 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    August 20, 2017  |  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Staten Island Zoo
    Slither into the zoo for an afternoon with the awesome S.I. Zoo snake collection. Zoo staff will proudly display their amazing reptiles, with presentations and demonstrations outside of their glass tanks! Lots of snake feedings and opportunities to touch these
  9. Nature Center Adventures

    August 20 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    August 20, 2017  |  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Blue Heron Nature Center
    Join our Adventure Guides, who lead free nature-related programs at our Nature Centers this summer. Programs run Saturday and Sunday, 12pm to 1pm and 2pm to 3pm Nature Center Adventures connect New Yorkers of all ages to the natural world.
  10. Clay Day

    August 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    August 20, 2017  |  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Satisfy a “knead” by working with some air-dry clay and create a tactile piece.
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Partial Solar Eclipse in NYC – August 21, 2017

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On Monday, August 21, the Moon will be between the Sun and the Earth and the Earth will move into the Moon’s shadow for the briefest of moments, as the shadow speeds across the United States. This month’s solar eclipse

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No one makes it through summer in Staten Island without at least a few mosquito bites. Not only can mosquitoes be a biting nuisance, but they can also cause allergic reactions in some people and pets. Certain species can spread

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53 Day Trip Ideas Near Staten Island

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Need some inspiration for a quick family getaway? Here’s a mega roundup of 50+ day trip ideas that are a two-and-a-half hour drive (or less) from Staten Island. Whether you spend a few hours or a few days, visit as