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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Sunday, September 28, 2014
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
History buffs will love this tour of key sites in the American Revolution and the War of 1812 and learning about the rich pre-Park history of the Harlem Meer and its surrounds.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Free programs are available for individuals aged 8 and above on a first–come,first-served basis on Sundays at 1:30 p.m. from May through November. Registration begins at…
at 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join us for a deeper look into Queens Botanical Garden's origins at the 1939 World's Fair with Margaret Anne Tockarshewsky, the leading expert on this topic.
Category: Education, History, Talks
at Central Park Perimeter Wall, Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at 116th Street Overlook (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
This week’s performer: French Cookin’ Blues Band; David “Doc” French, Leader. This well-known band plays authentic Blues from the Delta to Chicago and New York, to Texas and Louisiana.
at Kingsland Homestead, Queens
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…
Category: Art, History