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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 351 events
from May 5, 2012 (x) to December 14, 2014
in Birding (x) category

Friday, September 20, 2013

Sep20

The Future Penn and Fountain Parks Bus Tour

at Brooklyn Sports Club, Brooklyn

10:45 a.m.1:30 p.m.
Join the Friends of Penn and Fountain Parks on an educational, sightseeing bus tour of the 407 acres of potential parkland, guided by NYCDEP.
Category: Accessible, Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, History, Tours, Food, Talks, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Sep21

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!

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Sep22

Birding for Families

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Take the kids on a walk through one of New York City’s richest bird habitats — the North Woods. Learn how to spot and identify our feathered neighbors in their natural surroundings...
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Sep24

Bryant Park Meet the Birds

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

11:30 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Get an up-close visit with exotic birds from Arcadia Bird Sanctuary and Educational Center.
Category: Birding
Free!

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Sep26

Birding Tours of Bryant Park

at 'wichcraft coffee kiosk (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

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.
Category: Birding, Tours
Free!

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Sep28

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!

Sep28

Birding: Raptor Migrants

at Gateway Drive and Erskine Street (in Spring Creek Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.
Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome. To enhance your experience we encourage you to bring binoculars and field guides, or ask a…
Category: Birding, Nature, Tours
Free!

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Sep29

Birding for Families

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Take the kids on a walk through one of New York City’s richest bird habitats — the North Woods. Learn how to spot and identify our feathered neighbors in their natural surroundings...
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Sep29

Sneak Peak at Freshkills Park

at Freshkills Park Parking Lot, Staten Island

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The Sneak Peak festival in Freshkills Park on Staten Island is back for 2013 and better than ever.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Concerts, Nature, Festivals, Fitness, Kids, Tours, Food, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

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Sep29

Jamaica Bay By Land, Sea and Air: A Family Fun Day Presented by NYC Parks and the National Park Service

at Ryan Visitor Center (in ), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come learn how to explore Jamaica Bay by land, sea and air! Activities and demonstrations include camping, kayaking, fishing, live birds of prey, viewing historic aircraft, and more!
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Festivals, History, Kids, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront, Fall Festivals
Free!

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