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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 11–20 out of 880 events
from July 23, 2014 to January 30, 2016
in Education (x) category

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Jul24

HSBC Children's Garden Summer Session at QBG

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
HSBC Children's Garden Summer Session July 7 through August 21, 2014 Registration required The HSBC Children’s Garden at Queens…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul24

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!

Jul24

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
Jul24

Landscape Painting: The Many Shades Of Green

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Wave Hill is cloaked in infinite shades of green. Working from direct observation of the landscape, learn to distinguish the subtleties between these hues and capture them in oil…
Category: Education, Nature, Art

Jul24

MillionTreesNYC TreeLC Workshop in the Manhattan

at West 174 Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join us to help care for new street trees in Washington Heights!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jul24

Conversational English

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Participants will explore different topics through conversation, to explore their English diction and comprehension.
Category: Education
Free!

Jul24

Learn To Draw

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of still life pencil drawing, including volume, tone, value and sketching. (Ages 10-adults).
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education
Free!

Jul24

Create a Bottle Fish: Reduce, Reuse, and Reimagine

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
Learn how to transform a 2-liter plastic soda bottle into a colorful fantastic "flying" fish.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul24

Stories In The Garden: Six Legs Too Many

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Each week, Wave Hill educators share some of their favorite nature stories. These stories––classics and more––will come to life through interactive readings,…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul24

Publication Launch Event: How Can I Improve My Park?

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

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Our expert panelists, including the Parks Department and elected official speakers, will be on hand to answer your questions.
Category: Education
Free!

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