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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, May 17, 2014

May17

Art in the Garden: Harvesting Our History: The Story of Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Get a sense of Queens Botanical Garden's past and how both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fairs influenced the Garden's development.
Category: Art, Festivals, History, Seniors

May17

It's My Park Day at Kissena Park

at The Velodrome (in Kissena Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help clean up and rake leaves.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

May17

CANCELLED: It's My Park Day at Clement Clarke Park

at Clement Clarke Moore Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with the West 400 Block Association to help restore the Park perimeter fence.
Category: Kids, Volunteer, It's My Park Day, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
May17

Meet Your Neighbor Breakfast

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meet your neighbor is a time to meet new and old friends while sitting down and having breakfast.
Category: Food
Free!

May17

MillionTreesNYC Planting Event at Jones Woods Park

at Franklin Avenue and Arnold Street (in Jones Woods Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
We invite you to join us this spring to plant trees at Jones Woods Park in Staten Island!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

May17

Urban Oasis: 30 Years Painting Bronx Parks by Daniel Hauben

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

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Well known for his urban vistas, Daniel Hauben has spent many a lovely day painting Bronx parks.
Category: Art
Free!

May17

ESL Class

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

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Spanish speaking adults will learn the basic structure of English from ESL instructor. New students must take a placement test, which is administered at 11am on…
Category: Education
Free!

May17

Cleaning & Maintaining Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help us maintain the beauty of Westerleigh Park by raking, planting or gardening. Enjoy a cup of coffee and a donut. We are there every Saturday morning. It is…
Category: Nature, Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

May17

It's My Park Day at Fort Greene Park

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Please join us for It's My Park Day at Fort Greene Park! Fort Greene Park Conservancy and volunteers will perform a general clean up in the park and Revolutionary Garden.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

May17

It's My Park Day at Shore Road Park

at 90th Street and Shore Road (in Shore Park and Parkway), Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, join the Shore Road Parks Conservancy and the Fort Hamilton High School Jr ROTC, Boy Scouts, and local residents for a general clean-up of the park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

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