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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, November 9, 2013

Nov 9

Emergency Preparedness: Knot Tying and Map Reading

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.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 9

Birding: Shore Birds

at Boardwalk and Beach 67th Street (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk), Queens

11:00 a.m.
We offer birding programs throughout the year and our Exploration series focuses on unique wildlife viewing opportunities during particular seasons. Birding programs are…
Category: Birding, Nature, Waterfront
Free!

Nov 9

Adult Art Workshop: Harvest as Still Life

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Using oil pastels, we will explore seasonal subjects such as pumpkins, corn, squash, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Seniors

Nov 9

Fall Forest Weekends at The New York Botanical Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Explore the Thain Family Forest, the largest remaining tract of old-growth forst in New York City, and immerse yourself in th magnificent colors of fall foliage. See the Forest from a…
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage

Nov 9

GreenThumb Tree Giveaway!

at GreenThumb Compound, Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
GreenThumb will be hosting a tree giveaway (fruit trees) at our compound in Queens. Please use the link below to reserve your tree. Your reservation is only…
Free!

Nov 9

Ride The Carousel in Prospect Park

at The Carousel (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Take a ride on the Park's beautiful 101 year-old carousel.
Category: Games, Kids

Best For
Kids
Nov 9

GreenThumb Workshop: Canning & Preserving the Harvest

at GreenThumb Compound, Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy the bounty of the growing season and learn to preserve your harvest! Join Just Food trainers as they demonstrate how to preserve your cucumbers, create fruit jams and enjoy the…
Category: Education, Food
Free!

Nov 9

A Gardener's Library: Vintage Books from the Bartow-Pell Collection

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This working collection is significant for the practical information, aesthetic guidance, and reading pleasure it gave early members. On view during public hours: Wednesday, Saturday…
Category: Art, History

Nov 9

Hands-on History: Gather Around the Hearth

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
November is a month for giving thanks and spending time with family. Learn about the King family, play historic parlor games and make a family tree! Free! More information at…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 9

Central Park Tour: The Ramble

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

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Pass over streams and under arches on a maze of pathways in this secluded, 38-acre woodland on this route, which involves many hills and stairs.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

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