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 71–80 out of 481 events
from July 24, 2014 to December 20, 2014
in Nature (x) category
Friday, August 1, 2014
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
First, we will learn what makes an insect and insect. Next, we will go outside on a short walk in search of insects. Finally, we will create our very own insect to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids
at Gil Hodges Community Garden, Brooklyn
7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Explore qualia—your personal sense of experience—with Brooklyn-based arts collective LEIMAY. Art installation on display July 15 - Aug 13. Dance performances Aug 1 and Aug 9.
Category: Dance, Nature, Art
Saturday, August 2, 2014
at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Help us maintain the beauty of Westerleigh Park by raking, planting or gardening. Enjoy a cup of coffee and a donut. We are there every Saturday morning. It is…
Category: Nature, Volunteer, It's My Park Day
at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx
at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Join naturalists from the Hudson River Estuary Program for this free family program as participants help collect a variety of wriggly and fascinating creatures usually hidden below the surface of the water.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Waterfront, Fishing
at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours