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 131–140 out of 390 events
from April 2, 2015 to December 26, 2015
in Nature (x) category
Saturday, April 18, 2015
at Peninsula (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
at Clove Lakes Park, Staten Island
Bring your camera and get inspired by the powerful images of nature as we walk through the park.
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Nature
at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
NYC Parks' bright and talented Urban Park Rangers are what make our Weekend Adventure programs so amazing. Take a moment out of your busy schedule and relax by a campfire.…
at Wolfe's Pond Park House (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Explore the ephemeral beauty of spring wildflowers at Wolfe’s Pond Park, Research Associate Ray Matarazzo, and Curator of Science, Will Lenihan.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Talks
at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park), Queens
Learn the various forms of composting techniques and make your own take-home worm bin. To register, visit www.nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, April 8th.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
It's time for spring planting! Join the Alliance at Lefferts Historic House where you can make a small pot out of newspaper, fill it with soil and plant an herb seed to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids, Volunteer
Sunday, April 19, 2015
at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
The elegance of the orchid in all its myriad forms returns to the Garden this year with an aerial display unlike any other.
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 p.m.
Bring your family for a guided Discovery Walk around Central Park's 59th St. Pond and learn together through hands-on exploration led by Central Park Conservancy educators.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids