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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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from September 9, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Jan19

Exploring Our Climate

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.
Understanding our climate helps us prepare our city for a more sustainable future. Our Urban Park Rangers will introduce you to these important scientific concepts that…
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Jan19

Emergency Preparedness: Extreme Weather

at Prospect Park Picnic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.
Emergency Preparedness provides families and individuals with helpful information on how to be ready when an emergency situation arises.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Jan19

Animal Track Exploration

at Bloomingdale Park Playground (in Bloomingdale Park), Staten Island

1:00 p.m.
Wildlife viewing is a perfect activity for any age. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in New York City.
Category: Nature
Free!

Jan19

Natural History Hike to Moses Mountain

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Greenbelt Educators and National Park Service ranger on a peaceful hike to the top of Moses Mountain to see a spectacular view of the Greenbelt and beyond. Additionally, we…
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jan19

Cooking Demo: Culinary Conifers

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
Learn more about edible conifers (pines, spruces, junipers and their kin). Sample delicious coniferous recipes, featuring juniper berries and pine nuts.
Category: Nature, Food

Jan19

Wave Hill Garden & Conservatory Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

Jan19

History In Your Hands: Flax to Linen

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come check on our flax crop and try out tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids

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Jan19

Astronomy

at 218th Street and Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe. Fall and winter are the best times to observe meteor…
Category: Education, Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Monday, January 20, 2014

Jan20

Mad. Sq. Art 2013: Giuseppe Penone: "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)"

at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan

6:00 a.m.
Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new sculptural installation for fall 2013 by renowned Italian artist Giuseppe Penone, consisting of three monumental, 30-foot tall bronze trees. "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)" featuring Penone’s signature manipulation of the trees’ natural forms, will interact with Madison Square Park’s lush landscape to highlight the relationships amongst man, sculpture and nature.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Tours
Free!

Jan20

Art in the Garden: “Deconstructed Flowers”

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
H. David Stein’s unique mosaic of flora is distinctively detailed in his exhibit “Deconstructed Flowers.” His intricate photographs pull out the dimensional…
Category: Nature, Art

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