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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.

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from March 24, 2012 (x) to December 20, 2014
in Birding (x) & Nature (x) categories

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Jun22

Bird Walks

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

8:00 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Bird Walks focus on wildlife happenings in the park and are led by NYC Audubon experts or the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Tours, Seniors
Free!

Jun22

Art Exhibit: Fish & Crushed Can Story- Mixed Media

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
This mixed media exhibit by artist Iandry Randriamandroso illustrates how growth is disrupted by invasive species.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Art

Jun22

Spend your summer in the Greenbelt: High Rock Camp and Mini Camp

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.
High Rock Summer Day Camp and Mini Camp are taking reservations for their 2013 summer season. For more information on both High Rock Summer Day Camp and Mini Camp follow the links…
Category: Education, Nature, Fitness, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Cleaning Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come out and lend a hand to help us rake, weed and do various gardening chores at Westerleigh Park.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jun22

Powell's Cove - Caring for Young Trees

at Powell's Cove Park at 133 Place (in Powell's Cove Park), Queens

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers (NAV) at Powell's Cove to care for newly planted trees. This work will help maintain the livelihood of the restored forest.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jun22

Plant Rescue with the Conservation Crew

at Olinville Playground (in Bronx River Parkway), Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join our conservation crew as we plant and clean within Shoelace Park. All tools and supplies provided.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jun22

Explore the Back Woods of Fort Tilden

at Fort Tilden, Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Explore the Back Woods of Fort Tilden and discover historic war secrets.
Category: Birding, Nature, Fitness, History, Talks, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jun22

Catch & Release Fishing

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

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
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Kids Take the Lead: Is Dead Horse Bay Dead or Alive?

at Ecology Village (in Jamaica Bay Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Get in the Bay and learn about nature.
Category: Nature, Kids, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun22

Green Team

at Main Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join this dedicated corps of volunteers who beautify the park every week.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

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