NYC Parks Events Calendar
Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
at Laurel Hill Terrace (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
12:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
This training session will include basic invasive and native plant identification, proper removal techniques and an overview of NYRP’s approach to urban reforestation.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Icahn Stadium (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join the Randall's Island Park Alliance for the Great Randall's Island Treasure Hunt and explore the Park in search of exciting hidden treasure and prizes!
Category: Nature, Kids
at Eltingville Transit Center (in Freshkills Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Feeling cooped up? Come stretch your legs as we explore the winter wonders of Freshkills Park. Learn about how what was once the world’s largest landfill is becoming a park.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Talks
Sunday, December 8, 2013
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Within the enchanting setting of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, large-scale model travel over bridges and past replicas of New York landmarks made of plant parts.
Category: Nature, Art, Kids, Winter Holidays