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.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Invasive Pigments is a series of watercolor-like paintings which explores the migration and proliferation of weeds and other "unintentional" plants in tandem with human…
Category: Education, Nature, Art
at The Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Grab a pole and relax on the Harlem Meer while you wait for a bite from one of the many species of fish that live in its diverse aquatic ecosystem! Poles available to borrow; must…
Category: Nature, Kids, Waterfront, Fishing
at Ecology Building (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Paint the majestic views and intricate details of Wave Hill’s fall gardens in this watercolor workshop with artist Wennie Huang. Sessions include demonstrations, critiques…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Dry Dock Playground, Manhattan
at 14th Street Passage (in The High Line), Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Gaze at the stars, planets, and Moon and chat with members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York about the sights you see.