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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Saturday, November 23, 2013
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Established on land that would become part of Central Park, Seneca Village was Manhattan’s first known community of African-American property owners.
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
at Laurel Hill Terrace (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
12:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
This training session will include basic invasive and native plant identification, proper removal techniques and an overview of NYRP’s approach to urban reforestation.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
12:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Learn about chivalry, and how armor is made, watch fencing demonstrations, make brass rubbings and immerse yourself altogether in the knightly world. Singing juggler John Grimaldi adds to the medieval entertainment.
Category: History, Kids
at Pelham Bay Ranger Station (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
Native American culture is celebrated in special programs throughout the five boroughs. Ice-age glaciers, Native Americans, Dutch traders, British Redcoats, and the Underground…
Category: Education, Nature
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Thanksgiving may be next week, but let’s start the celebration early. Come walk the trails in search of the foods that the Native Americans would have eaten at the first…
Category: Nature, History, Kids, Thanksgiving, Food