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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 81–90 out of 884 events
from July 22, 2014 to January 30, 2016
in Education (x) category

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Jul31

Finger Knitting

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

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Learn how to knit a scarf using only your fingers.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul31

MillionTreesNYC TreeLC Workshop in the Manhattan

at West 183 Street and St. Nicholas Avenue, 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!

Jul31

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!

Jul31

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!

Jul31

Stories In The Garden: Creepy Crawlies And Wiggly Worms

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, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul31

Bryant Park Reading Room: Fiction Writers Workshop

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Pen your own story, poem, or screenplay, at writers workshops guaranteed to improve and perfect. Pre-registration required.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Jul31

Growing Food on Staten Island

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

7:00 p.m.
Join us for a showing of Jay Weichun’s documentary exploring the borough’s vegetable gardens, as well as the people who grow them .
Category: Education, Nature, Film, Food, Talks
Free!

Jul31

Journey To The Stars

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Discover the wonders of the universe.
Category: Education, Nature, Talks
Free!

Friday, August 1, 2014

Aug 1

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
Aug 1

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!

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