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 11–20 out of 65 events
from October 3, 2015 to December 30, 2015
in Birding (x) category
Saturday, October 10, 2015
at Parking Area (in High Rock Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:30 a.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Join the Urban Park Rangers as we learn about the different birds of prey, or raptors, that live all around us.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Nature
Sunday, October 11, 2015
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
Naturalist Gabriel Willow contributes his extensive knowledge of diverse bird species and their behavior on these captivating walks through the gardens and woodlands.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids, Fall Foliage, Talks, Seniors
at Between Eastwood & Binnen Bridge (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
This year, the Prospect Park Alliance offers twice the Pop-Up fun with a second tent that explores the park’s aquatic habitats. In October, explore how seasonal shifts affect wildlife.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Experience Central Park as a precious bird habitat and migration hot spot! Bring your family on a guided walk led by Central Park Conservancy staff and the NYC Audubon Society.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Look for migrating hawks soaring, circling, and gliding above the Hudson River. Then fashion a sailing hawk glider or feathery windsock for the autumn breezes.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Nature, Kids
Monday, October 12, 2015
at Wave Hill, Bronx
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
at Northeast corner of the Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Join us for a guided exploration of the restored wetlands on Randall’s Island! Participants can enjoy viewing beautiful wildflowers, birds and other native wildlife while…
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Tours, Waterfront, Seniors
Saturday, October 17, 2015
at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
8:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m.
The history of birding and Van Cortlandt Park are inseparable. Influential birders such as Roger Tory Peterson got their starts on Van Cortlandt’s ecologically diverse grounds.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature
at Main Entrance
8:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
Join the Brooklyn Bird Club on a bird watching tour around the Reservoir and learn about the fall migration. For more information call (718) 235-4462.
Category: Accessible, Birding, Education, Nature, Tours