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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 March 22, 2014 (x) to March 22, 2014 (x)

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Mar22

Spring Awakening Hike

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

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join the Greenbelt educators for a two hour hike through the central Greenbelt. This walk includes a brief visit to the LaTourette house. Suitable for ages 8 and up. Dress…
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Must See
Event
Mar22

CANCELLED: Shape Up NYC: Zumba Toning

at McDonald Park House (in McDonald Playground), Staten Island

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system!
Category: Fitness
Free!

Mar22

The Year Round and Migratory Birds of Northern Manhattan

at Payson Education Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Learn to identify and value the flora and fauna of Fort Tryon Park with Leslie Day, author of Field Guide to the Street Trees of New York City and Field Guide to the…
Category: Birding, Nature, Talks
Free!

Mar22

Pure Meditation

at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center (in Alfred E. Smith Playground), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Relax in the calmness of a quiet mind.
Category: Accessible, Fitness

Mar22

GreenThumb Workshop: Fruit Tree Pruning

at Rock Garden/The Little Green Garden, Bronx

11:30 a.m.1:30 p.m.
March is a great month to finish winter pruning. Help to prune the small trees and shrubs at this community garden. Learn how to prune fruit trees to improve production and…
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Mar22

Introduction to Bird Watching

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

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar22

Central Park Tour: Belvedere's Kingdom

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

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Take a walk around the landscapes dominated by historic Belvedere Castle, situated high on Vista Rock. In celebration of the Conservancy's upcoming work to restore the Obelisk and the exhibit, Cleopatra's Needle, currently on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, special tours will take place on April 4, 5, and 6 which will highlight the monument commonly known as Cleopatra's Needle.
Category: Education, History, Tours

Mar22

Bryant Park Juggling

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar22

Hands-on History: Weaving History

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Did you know that before machines were invented, cloth had to be woven by hand? Create weavings out of both cloth and paper at King Manor! Families with children of all ages are…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids
Free!

Must See
Event
Mar22

Citizenship Classes for Adults

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.
Category: Education
Free!

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