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, January 12, 2014
at New York City, Manhattan, New York City, Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Bring your holiday tree to a designated city park to be recycled into mulch that will nourish plantings across the city!
at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City and places often off limits to the general public. On our hikes, you may explore nature,…
Category: Nature, Tours
at William Tecumseh Sherman Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–12:45 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 Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join us in the Education Building at the Queens Botanical Garden where we’ll be making children’s crafts out of recycled and repurposed items.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Kids
at Pelham Bay Ranger Station (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
What would you do if you found yourself lost in the woods? Do you know how to build your own shelter, or start a fire without matches? What would you eat and where would you find…
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:15 p.m.
Learn about the Park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality. The route involves a few stairs.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Indulge yourself in the natural healing practices of herbalism. Join the Greenbelt educators for a presentation of an herbalist's approach to colds. Sample healthy recipes, teas,…
Category: Education, Nature