Is it finally time to play outdoors again? We think so. These blooming florets, spotted last week during a stroll through Civic Center Park, reminded us that the city itself is opening up for summer season—and we can’t wait. Itching to get outside, too? Try the park’s new (free) outdoor fitness classes . —Jerilyn Forsythe
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