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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.

Viewing 1,621–1,630 out of 17,422 events
from October 17, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Sep 7

Invasive Removal

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join our Highbridge Forest Crew for a day and help them control invasive vegetation in Highbridge Park.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sep 7

Jerome Slope Volunteer Project

at Target Bronx Community Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join NYRP as we clean up Jerome Slope, just steps away from NYRP's Target Bronx Community Garden in the Highbridge neighborhood.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sep 7

Catch & Release Fishing

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

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Grab a pole and relax on the Harlem Meer while you wait for a bite from one of the many species of fish that live in its diverse aquatic ecosystem! Poles available to borrow; must…
Category: Nature, Kids, Waterfront, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Freshwater Fishing

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.
Develop your fishing skills while connecting with nature.
Category: Nature, Kids, Waterfront, Fishing
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep 7

Shape Up NYC: Zumba

at West Harlem Piers Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join Shape Up NYC for a free outdoor Zumba class each week at West Harlem Piers.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Sep 7

Free Yoga in the Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Enjoy free yoga on the waterfront! Kripalu Yoga integrates body postures, breathing techniques, relaxation and meditation, taught by Monique Schubert and Yojaida Estrella every weekend.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Sep 7

Conservatory Garden Tour

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
See thousands of blooming trees, shrubs, bulbs, and perennials with the Garden staff.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Sep 7

NYC Compost Project in Queens: Fall Lawn Care

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join QBG's Patty Kleinberg, lawn care expert extraordinaire, for this important introduction to natural lawn care.
Category: Education, Nature

Must See
Event
Sep 7

Chess: Beginners Clinic & Open Play

at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn tactical insights from a Chess Master, then pit your newly acquired skills against other chess players at your level, tournament-style. Ages 6+.
Category: Games
Free!

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