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 31–40 out of 1,098 events
from April 23, 2014 to January 30, 2016
in Education (x) category
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Talking about History - Rufus King's Reading in London: Using the History of Rome to Understand the French Revolution
at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens
4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
In this lecture, David J. Gary, Yale University, shows how an examination of King's notebooks allows us to understand King’s fears, anxieties, and challenges.
Category: Education, History, Talks, Seniors
Sunday, April 27, 2014
at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx
at Freshkills Park Parking Lot, Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Spring migration is here! Join the Staten Island Museum, Urban Park Rangers and Freshkills Park team for a day of spotting and learning about hawks returning from their winter migration
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Talks, Seniors
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join the Alliance at the Audubon Center to celebrate Earth Day! Learn about responsible fishing from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Kids, Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Talks
at Playground for All Children (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
The day's festivities will kick-off with morning volunteer projects (10am)and follolowed with environmental exhibits, childrens activities and special entertainment.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Art, Kids, Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day
at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join Sidney Horenstein, geologist and Educator Emeritus at the American Museum of Natural History, as he leads his geology, history, and natural history walk through the park.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Talks
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. From falcons and salamanders, to deer and seals, wildlife viewing opportunities exist year-round in all of our parks…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
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 Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:15 p.m.
History buffs will love this tour of the Harlem Meer and its environs, which were key lands in the American Revolution and the War of 1812. The route involves many hills and stairs.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors