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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, March 8, 2014

Mar 8

Exploring the Water Cycle

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan

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!

Mar 8

Nature Photography: Winter Wildlife

at Pelham Bay Ranger Station (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

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

Must See
Event
Mar 8

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Explore the Park’s central features, including the Lake and Ramble woodland, then marvel at the views from Belvedere Castle.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Free!

Mar 8

Adaptive Sports Fest

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy adaptive activities, including wheelchair basketball, wheelchair power soccer and handcycling! Open to people of all abilities.
Category: Accessible, Festivals, Sports
Free!

Must See
Event
Mar 8

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
Mar 8

Tavern Concerts

at Historic Richmond Town (in LaTourette Park & Golf Course), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.
Sit back and listen to some of the best folk and acoustic songwriters and musicians in the country.
Category: Concerts

Mar 8

The Night Sky

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

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. Fall and winter are the best times to observe…
Category: Education, Nature, Astronomy
Free!

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