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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 11–20 out of 31 events
from April 26, 2015 to December 19, 2015
in Talks (x) category

Sunday, May 17, 2015

May17

Bird and Nature Walk at QBG

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for a stroll through the Garden as we look for springtime birds, flowers, and other treats courtesy of Mother Nature!
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Tours, Talks

Monday, May 18, 2015

May18

Summer on the Hudson: Literary Lounge

at Red Shade Plaza (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
SOH and Lamprophonic team up to bring local writers of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction out into nature. Come hear a reading, a moderated discussion, and join in an open Q&A.
Category: Art, Festivals, Talks, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Thursday, May 21, 2015

May21

Natural Areas Conservancy: Prospect Park Walk

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Expert ecologists will show you the native plants and unique forest features of the Park, as well as highlight the importance of native plants to the ecological health of the park and New York City.
Category: Nature, Tours, Talks
Free!

Saturday, May 30, 2015

May30

NatureFest 2015

at Carousel for All Children (in Willowbrook Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Naturefest is a family celebration of environmental awareness and local natural history.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, Games, Kids, Tours, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Jun 7

World's Fair Anniversary Festival

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
We're celebrating the 75th and 50th anniversaries of the NYC World's Fair with a full day of free activities for all.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, History, Kids, Food, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Jun 9

Illustrated Lecture: Conserving the Merchant’s House Gaseliers

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:45 p.m.
As well as being the first designated exterior landmark in Manhattan, the Merchant's House is one of only 115 interior landmarks in New York City (1981). A significant presence in…
Category: History, Talks

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Jun11

Summer Evenings in the Garden - Saratoga Springs: America's 19th Century Club Med

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The talk "Saratoga Springs: America's 19th Century Club Med" will begin at 6:30 p.m., rain or shine.
Category: History, Talks

Monday, June 15, 2015

Jun15

Summer on the Hudson: Literary Lounge

at Red Shade Plaza (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
SOH and Lamprophonic team up to bring local writers of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction out into nature. Come hear a reading, a moderated discussion, and join in an open Q&A.
Category: Art, Festivals, Talks, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Jun18

Summer Evenings in the Garden: How Our 19th Century Garden Grows

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The talk "How Our 19th Century Garden Grows" will begin at 6:30 p.m., rain or shine.
Category: History, Talks

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Jun20

Bronx Crime and Noir Writers Society Workshop Hosted By Charlie Vazquez

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This workshop will come together every third Saturday to participate in writing prompts, readings, and critiques.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

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