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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 1–10 out of 2,439 events
from March 3, 2012 (x) to November 22, 2016
in Birding (x) & Nature (x) categories

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Jan 11

Winter Birding

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
The Hudson River valley hosts an impressive diversity of bird species, even during the winter months. Explore Wave Hill’s tranquil gardens and woodlands with naturalist Gabriel…
Category: Birding, Nature, Tours
Free!

Jan 11

Family Art Project: Hibernator's Den

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Get to know your local hibernators through sleepy tales of the season. Then make your own furry bear, bat, toad or hedgehog mask, or fashion a dreamy, woodsy home. PJ’s welcome!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jan 11

Seal Exploration

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. Exploration Series focuses on…
Category: Nature, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Jan 11

North Manhattan Parks Super Hike

at Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Hikers will see the old rock shelters used by Lenape Natives at Inwood Hill Park, observe the Cloisters building in Fort Tryon Park, and finish at the legendary Little Red Lighthouse.
Category: Nature, Fitness, History
Free!

Must See
Event
Jan 11

Fitness Hike (vigorous)

at Parking Area (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City. On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s urban forests, or just…
Category: Nature, Fitness
Free!

Jan 11

Who's Awake? Family Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
After the Family Art Project, continue exploring the theme on a family-friendly walk through the gardens or woodlands. Many insects and other animals struggle to survive during…
Category: Nature, Kids, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Jan 11

Build a Birdfeeder

at Marine Park at E. 36th Street (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
This winter, join the Urban Park Rangers for the Nature's Workshop series. Each program in this series explores its topic in depth and allows you to develop a…
Category: Nature, Art, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jan 11

Garden and Conservatory Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Jan 11

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Jan 13

Art Workshop: Nature Photography - Session 1

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
In this workshop photographer Benjamin Swett turns Wave Hill's Toscanini Room into an indoor studio to give students a chance to practice their compositional skills.
Category: Nature, Art, Film

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