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.
Monday, April 23, 2012
at 'wichcraft coffee kiosk (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Discover the varieties of birds that call Bryant Park home during the migratory season with guided tours. Presented in partnership with the New York City Audubon Society.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature
at Petanque Courts (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Learn to play p?tanque, the popular European game anchored in precision, patience, and camaraderie from members of La Boule New Yorkaise, NYC's championship-winning club. Available for…
Category: Games, Sports, Culture
at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Specially created to complement the park's French classical style, featuring brightly colored animals and French cabaret music. $2 per ride, or buy a discount card to enjoy 10 rides for $15. Weather…
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Explore Manhattan's "best-preserved" (The New York Times) 19th-century home and learn about the domestic life of a prosperous merchant family from 1835 to 1865.
Category: History, Tours, Seniors
at Jackie Robinson Recreation Center (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan
4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.
A fitness class designed to help youth learn and understand the importance of working out the right way and staying fit. The goal is to teach teens the skills necessary to maintain a healthy…
at York College, Queens
at Brecht Forum, Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–9:30 a.m.
Come to the NYC launching of Food Movements Unite!, with remarks by the book's editor Eric Holt Gimenez of Food First and dynamic discussion and debate on how to grow and strengthen the food…
Category: Gardening, Food, Talks