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 11, 2012 (x) to May 8, 2014
Saturday, November 17, 2012
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Analyze an instructional game with Women's FIDE Master Laura Ross for new tactical insights, then pit your newly acquired skills against other players of your level tournament-style.…
Category: Education, Games, Kids
at Watson Building, Room 302 (in Bronx Park), Bronx
The diverse habitats of the Botanical Garden offer visitors a chance to see dozens of species of birds throughout the year. Bring your binoculars and walk the Garden grounds with an expert.
Category: Birding, Nature, Gardening
at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
Please note: this event has been cancelled.Hike Van Cortlandt Park's historic Putnam Trail with the guidance of the Urban Park Rangers. This is a longer, faster paced hike on rugged terrain. For all…
Category: Nature, Fitness, Environmental Awareness
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Visit our current exhibit: Corinne May Botz's photography of haunted houses and recordings of ghost stories from around the United States!
Category: Education, Exhibits, History, Storytelling & Readings, Culture
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Look, up in the sky, it's a bird! But what kind? Take a tour and learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids
at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Rufus' son John was the President of the Railroad! Learn about trains and how they helped change this area from farmland to city! Enjoy train related stories, crafts, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids, Tours