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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.

Viewing 31–40 out of 98 events
from December 18, 2014 to December 6, 2015
in Nature (x) & Volunteer (x) categories

Sunday, January 4, 2015

Jan 4

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Learn about the park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Jan 4

Garden Walking Tour in Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Take a tour of the "Park for All Seasons" through the Heather and Alpine Gardens of Fort Tryon Park.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Jan 4

Nature Exploration

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City. On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s urban forests, or just…
Category: Nature, Fitness, Tours
Free!

Jan 4

Astonomy: Quadrantids Meteor Shower

at Cunningham Park Parking Lot (in Cunningham Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe. Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and…
Category: Nature, Kids, Astronomy
Free!

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Monday, January 5, 2015

Jan 5

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and onto the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Friday, January 9, 2015

Jan 9

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Learn about the park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Jan10

Birding: Eagles

at Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. We offer birding programs…
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Jan10

MulchFest 2015 Volunteer Tree Stewardship at Conference House Park

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for young street trees during MulchFest 2015! MillionTreesNYC is looking for volunteers to help spread the mulch generated during this event around young street tree beds to…
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Winter Holidays
Free!

Jan10

MulchFest 2015 Volunteer Tree Stewardship at Travers Park

at 34th Avenue between 77th and 78th Streets (in Travers Park), Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for young street trees during MulchFest 2015! MillionTreesNYC is looking for volunteers to help spread the mulch generated during this event around young street tree beds to…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jan10

MulchFest 2015 Volunteer Tree Stewardship at Astoria Park

at 19th Avenue & Hoyt Avenue (in Astoria Park), Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for young street trees during MulchFest 2015! MillionTreesNYC is looking for volunteers to help spread the mulch generated during this event around young street tree beds to…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

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