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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 31–40 out of 76 events
from July 31, 2014 to October 29, 2014
in Talks (x) category

Monday, August 11, 2014

Aug11

Books Beneath the Bridge: Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop

at The Granite Prospect (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.
This free summer literary series outdoor readings curated by local independent bookstores, begins on July 7 at 7 p.m. and runs for six consecutive Mondays at Pier 1’s Granite Prospect.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Aug12

Bryant Park Reading Room: HSBC Sustainability

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

12:30 p.m.1:45 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London Plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Education, Nature, Talks
Free!

Aug12

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Enjoy a free reading series, nutrition education, singalongs, fun activities, special guests and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug12

Bryant Park Reading Room: Poetry

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Aug13

Bryant Park Reading Room: 75th Anniversary Celebration of Batman

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

12:30 p.m.1:45 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Talks
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug13

Bryant Park Reading Room: Non-Fiction

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: History, Talks
Free!

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Aug14

City Chicken Institute: Brooklyn

at Imani Community Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.
Visit our live chicken coop and learn about the benefits of raising your own flock in an urban setting. We offer free workshops suitable for all levels of experience.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Aug14

Creatures of the Night

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

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Explore Prospect Park after dark with expert naturalist Paul Keim.
Category: Nature, Tours, Talks

Must See
Event
Aug14

Journey To The Stars

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Discover the wonders of the universe.
Category: Education, Nature, Talks
Free!

Friday, August 15, 2014

Aug15

Dunes, Drawing and Dendrology: Drawing 'Chalk and Talk'

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This introductory workshop provides basic how-to instruction for exploring and capturing the varied landscape of Conference House Park.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Art, Kids, Tours, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids

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