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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 1–10 out of 819 events
from July 30, 2014 to January 30, 2016
in Education (x) category

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Jul30

Exhibition: Tomorrow's World: The New York World’s Fairs and Flushing Meadows Corona Park

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
In celebration of the 50th and 75th anniversaries of the World’s Fairs, Tomorrow’s World will include never before exhibited vintage images from the Parks Photo Archive and…
Category: Education, Art, History, Seniors
Free!

Jul30

HSBC Children's Garden Summer Session at QBG

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The HSBC Children’s Garden at Queens Botanical Garden offers hands-on discovery for ages 5 – 12.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer & Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) are welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball.
Category: Education, Festivals, Fitness, Kids, Sports, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Celebrating the World Cup
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Dinosaur Safari: Mysteries Revealed

at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
See more than 30 animatronic dinosaurs, including a 40-foot long tyrannosaurus rex, on this ride through the two-acre safari.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Summer Workshops at the Conference House: Music Making

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

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Listen and learn about music children played in colonial times. Make your own instrument to take home! For ages 6 - 12. Taught by Colleen Siuzdak.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul30

City Chicken Institute: Bronx

at Paradise on Earth, Bronx

5:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.
New York Restoration Project's City Chicken Institute has come to the Bronx! Visit our live chicken coop and learn about the benefits of raising your own flock in an urban setting.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Jul30

GreenThumb Workshop: Beekeeping 101

at St. John Cantius Parish (in ), Brooklyn

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Learn how the hive is built and the basic things you need to know about keeping bees in your community garden.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Jul30

Delving Into Fort Tryon Park's Past With Sidney Horenstein

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Stroll through the park with Sid and discover its historical features, still visible today, as well as its outstanding rock exposures and trees.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Talks
Free!

Jul30

MillionTreesNYC TreeLC Care Captain Training

at The Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Sign up to become a TreeLC Care Captain and lead your own tree care workshops and events! Care Captain trainings empower enthusiastic tree stewards to offer tree care…
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jul30

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Learn a unique Brazilian art form while promoting physical fitness and social confidence.
Category: Education, Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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