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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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from November 1, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Nov 2

Reflecting on Reflections Quilt Show

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
See the best quilts of NYC at this annual exhibit.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, History

Nov 2

CANCELLED: 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!

Nov 2

Delving into Highbridge Park's Past

at 155th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Sidney Horenstein, geologist and Educator Emeritus, American Museum of Natural History, as he leads his geology, history and natural history walk through Highbridge…
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Nov 2

Nature Photography: Fall Foliage

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Ranger Photography programs allow you to interpret the natural would through artistic expression, while learning about nature and the environment.
Category: Nature
Free!

Nov 2

Wilderness Survival

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

1:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers are skilled in the techniques of wilderness survival and emergency preparedness. On these fun, family friendly programs you will learn tips and tricks that…
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Nov 2

Finding Your Poetic Voice

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Find your poetic voice through a series of exercises to help stimulate your senses.
Category: Talks
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 2

Fall Foliage Walk at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.
Enjoy colorful foliage at its seasonal peak. Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day shares some of his favorite trees and shrubs in their vibrant fall finery.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage

Nov 2

Central Park Tour: Belvedere's Kingdom

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
A tour of Central Park's Belvedere Castle its surrounding area.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Nov 2

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

Best For
Kids
Nov 2

Astronomy

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.
Category: Waterfront, Astronomy
Free!

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