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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.

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Saturday, August 17, 2013

Aug17

Bryant Park Kids

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.
Where You Come From, a play by Daniel Kitrosser (a.k.a. Flaubert Frog)
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Sweet Spot Festival

at The Bandshell (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.
he Sweet Spot Festival is a series of family oriented events held around Harlem featuring music, fun activities, food and more.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug17

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at The Wellhouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
“Pop-Up Audubon” is a new interactive activity through the Audubon Center that allows you to directly engage with nature through outdoor learning adventures.
Category: Nature, Kids, Tours, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Forest Crew

at Laurel Hill Terrace (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

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
Free!

Aug17

Seneca Village

at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
An informative tour of Seneca Village.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Aug17

Bryant Park Flaubert Frog & Friends

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Leap on over for ribbeting stories, fun & games. Led by the ever-so-stylish and frogtastic Flaubert himself.
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Lefferts Historic House - 2nd Floor Tours

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Explore the unique architecture of Lefferts Historic House on this special tour.
Category: Art, History, Tours

Aug17

Scavenger Hunt

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world. Children who spend time outdoors develop strong imaginations and learn to socialize better…
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug17

Recycle-To-Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Have fun turning discarded materials into usable works of art.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug17

Ezra Jack Keats Story Hour

at Imagination Playground (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Gather 'round Peter and Willy, the statue of two beloved Keats characters, for storytelling adventures brought to life by Tammy Hall and guest storytellers.
Category: Education, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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