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.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
We want to use your food scraps to make compost and grow veggies at the Van Cortlandt Park Garden and Compost Site. This site will be operated by the NYC Compost Project hosted by The…
at Northeast corner of the Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Join us for a guided exploration of the restored wetlands on Randall’s Island! Participants can enjoy viewing beautiful wildflowers, birds and other native wildlife while…
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Tours, Waterfront, Seniors
at La Isla Garden (in ), Bronx
5:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
We will teach you step-by-step how to build a 3-bin compost system so you can blend greens (rich in nitrogen) and browns (rich in carbon) into compost and improve your soil’s fertility.
Category: Education, Nature
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Nature, History, Tours