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 683 events
from May 22, 2015 to February 27, 2016
in Education (x) category
Saturday, May 23, 2015
at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
MJM educators and curatorial staff will lead a family workshop in which participants will learn about and make fashion plates (the pre-camera-period illustrations that documented…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids
at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood through discussions of the people, history, architecture, and forces that have shaped this community.
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.
Explore some of the park's best-known features, including the Lake and the Ramble, and then marvel at the view from Belvedere Castle, on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Sunday, May 24, 2015
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Emily Barnett's exhibit of recent collages and installations integrates themes of nature and science using a vocabulary of forms including quantum corrals, snake skeletons, and more.
Category: Education, Nature, Art
at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication and team building at Alley Pond Park.
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Eastwood (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn