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 600 events
from September 17, 2014 to January 30, 2016
in Education (x) category
Friday, September 19, 2014
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Work on your fiction/non-fiction short story writing with an established writer.Get to know your character and create your scene. Use timed writing exercises to flush out your story…
Category: Education, Art
Saturday, September 20, 2014
at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx
at Randalls Island Natural Areas (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Join us for our free Natural Areas Open House event, which will include a guided nature exploration, exciting exhibits detailing the in-depth human and natural history of Randall’s Island.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
This class teaches a safe, easy, effective way to learn to ride. Using this “balance first” method, parents help get their children rolling while the child does most of the…
Category: Education, Kids, Learn To Ride
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Discover the fascinating history of Wave Hill’s architecture and landscape on a walk with a Wave Hill Garden Guide. Hear about the people who once called Wave Hill home, among…
Category: Education, History, Talks
at Central Park Perimeter Wall, Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Happy Constitution Day! Create American flags in 19th century designs and practice writing with a quill and ink on fancy paper. Take a tour of the museum and learn about Rufus…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids, Tours