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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Wednesday, January 15, 2014
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Use this hands-on exhibit to illuminate the history, ecology, and management of the woodlands, and learn why these landscapes are so essential to the purpose of Central Park.
at Giuseppe Mazzini statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m.
Take a walk around the landscapes dominated by historic Belvedere Castle, situated high on Vista Rock. The route involves moderate inclines and a few stairs.
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park), Manhattan
4:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.
at GreenThumb Office , Manhattan
5:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Learn how to apply for individual grants for your garden group, and learn more about the elements of a winning grant.
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at The Bronx County Archives, Bronx
6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
In an ongoing Bronx tradition, Angel Hernandez, Society Educator, will celebrate Edgar Allan Poe’s 205th birthday with an illustrated presentation and a short reading.
Category: Education, History, Kids, Talks
at Jackie Robinson Recreation Center (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan
Thursday, January 16, 2014
at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan
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