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.
Saturday, April 19, 2014
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Help us prepare our potato plot for planting! Join the Alliance at Lefferts Historic House to help rotate and sift our compost, and then spread it in the plot to enrich the soil.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park), Queens
"The Squirrel and the Caterpillar" puppet show is a story about an unlikely friendship between two young creatures of the forest who learn about growing up and changing in their environment.
Category: Nature, Kids, Kids' Week
at Maggies Magic Garden, Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Easter Eggstravaganza 2014 will include an Easter egg hunt, egg relay race, Easter egg painting contest, arts and crafts, and pictures with the Easter bunny.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Festivals, Kids, Easter
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Zucker Natural Exploration Area (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Families and elementary-school-aged community groups are invited to join us for spring cleaning! Children will learn the importance of giving back to the community while making a…
at Owen Dolen Recreation Center (in Owen F. Dolen Park), Bronx
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:15 p.m.
Established on land that would become part of Central Park, Seneca Village was Manhattan’s first known community of African-American property owners.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Black History Month