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 October 3, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx
Join a curatorial fellow for a tour of Wave Hill’s fall exhibition, Tandem Pursuits: Armor & Ichthyology, which celebrates the interests of former Wave Hill House resident Bashford Dean.
Category: Art, Tours
at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan
3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Become certified in Microsoft Office 10 and Adobe Creative Suite 6 through DigitalWork NYC, free for 16 to 26 year olds! These sessions help you apply and interview for the program.
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
The philosopher Immanuel Kant described the sublime in three forms: the noble, the splendid, and the terrifying. Insects represent all three, beautiful and…
Category: Education, Nature, Art, Talks
at Roy Wilkins Recreation Center, Queens
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.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan
Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new sculptural installation for fall 2013 by renowned Italian artist Giuseppe Penone, consisting of three monumental, 30-foot tall bronze trees. "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)" featuring Penone’s signature manipulation of the trees’ natural forms, will interact with Madison Square Park’s lush landscape to highlight the relationships amongst man, sculpture and nature.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Tours
at Recreation Center Fifty-four (in Recreation Center 54), Manhattan
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Photographs from NYC Parks' archives will be on exhibit at the Poe Park Visitor Center.