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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 28 events
from May 3, 2015 to December 19, 2015
in Talks (x) category

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!

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Jun25

Summer Evenings in the Garden - Dining Out: NYC's First Restaurants

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Every Thursday in June and July, the Merchant’s House Museum and Garden are open until 8 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. The talk "Dining Out: NYC's Frist…
Category: History, Talks

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Jul18

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!

Monday, July 20, 2015

Jul20

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!

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