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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 131–140 out of 236 events
from October 22, 2014 to December 6, 2015
in Nature (x) category

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Nov15

Leaf Crunch 2014

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Love yuor neighborhood park? Support it by raking leaves this fall!
Category: Nature, Kids, Volunteer
Free!

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Nov15

Leaf Crunch 2014

at Lane S at Myrtle Avenue (in Forest Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Love yuor neighborhood park? Support it by raking leaves this fall!
Category: Nature, Kids, Volunteer
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov15

Fall Foilage Hike: Cass Gallagher Trail (light)

at Mosholu Avenue and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

11:00 a.m.
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to some common trees found in New York City along the tree trail.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage
Free!

Nov15

Birding: Raptor Migration

at Gateway Drive and Erskine Street (in Spring Creek Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.
Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife-viewing spots in New York City.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids
Free!

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Event
Nov15

The Great Randall's Island Treasure Hunt

at Icahn Stadium (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring your families and friends on an island adventure as we look for treasure in our 2nd annual Great Randall’s Island Treasure Hunt!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov15

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

Nov15

Nature Exploration Hike (Moderate)

at Ridgewood Reservoir, Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
On Nature exploration hikes we will discover the plants and animals that inhabit the urban forest.
Category: Nature, Fitness
Free!

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Nov16

Birding

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in New York City.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Nov16

Birding for Families

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Experience the coming of fall in Central Park when it becomes a precious bird habitat and migration hot spot!
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov16

Leaf Crunch 2014

at Lower East Side Ecology Center (in East River Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Love yuor neighborhood park? Support it by raking leaves this fall!
Category: Nature, Kids, Volunteer
Free!

Must See
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