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Kids

NYC Parks offers a multitude of events, programs and activities made with kids especially in mind. Children will have plenty to keep them active throughout the year no matter what their interests.

Kids Events

Friday, July 3, 2015

Jul 3

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 3

Summer on the Hudson: Totally Public Karaoke

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Bring your friends, bring your voice, and bring your courage.
Free!

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Event

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Jul 4

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All aged children are welcome with a parent or…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Therese Plair will tell the Caribbean story "The Pumpkin Rider." Dovie Thomasen will tell the Lakota story "Iktomi Saves the People," and Laura Simms will tell the Romanian story "The Empress of Fairies".
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Independence Day Celebration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
It's an old-fashioned, patriotic celebration of the classic American holiday. Get your hand-churned ice cream and a pie-full of traditional fun!

Must See
Event
Jul 4

Independence Day at Prospect Park

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location , Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location , The Carousel (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance on Independence Day for family-friendly activities at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, Lefferts Historic House and the Carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
?This popular summer program offers kids 15 & under the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Ezra Jack Keats Story Hour

at Imagination Playground (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Gather around Peter and Willy, the statue of two beloved Keats characters, for storytelling adventures brought to life by Tammy Hall. Sponsored by the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Skats the Clown

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Skats the Clown has been bringing the funny to audiences for nearly two decades. His confusing style of clown comedy is guaranteed to bring out the inner child in everyone. Combining…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Family Camping at Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Park , Queens

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. To register please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, June 24th
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 4

Coney Island's 2nd Annual Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular

at West 10th Street (in Coney Island Beach & Boardwalk) , Brooklyn

9:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Celebrate Fourth of July at Coney Island Boardwalk! Enjoy the fireworks display over the beach.
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Jul 5

Kid's Tide Pool Exploration

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Kids of all ages will get the opportunity to explore the small tide pools of Orchard Beach.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Plover Day

at Beach 59th St & Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk) , Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Discover one of New York City's endangered species: The Piping Plover! Partake in family-friendly games, crafts, and educational activities to raise awareness of this amazing shorebird.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Family Performance Festival: Story Laurie

at The Great Hill (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Groove on the grassy hill as Story Laurie weaves wondrous tales and sings witty songs with her enchanting voice to share her wisdom about everything from the bugs in Central Park to…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
?This popular summer program offers kids 15 & under the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 5

Staten Island Philharmonic Concert: Sounds of Freedom

at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Join us on July 5 for a free concert, featuring a performance by the Staten Island Philharmonic, on the Conference House lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 6, 2015

Jul 6

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

EcoCrafts

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Recycle used and natural materials into new creations at Classic Playground. Projects include wearable crafts, re-purposed items, and creative ways to look at nature.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 6

Printmaking Camp for Kids

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Stretch your child's creative muscles at Morris-Jumel Mansion's summer Printmaking Camp for Kids. Led by noted uptown artist and printmaker M. Tony Peralta (whose 2014…

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Jul 7

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Art in the Park

at Westerleigh Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Kids can paint a picture of the theme for the day. It's a lot of fun.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Garden Crew: Kids

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for our vegetable beds and compost bins.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Bryant Park Reading Room: StoryTime

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Tails, meowsic, and arts & crafts!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Printmaking Camp for Kids

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Stretch your child's creative muscles at Morris-Jumel Mansion's summer Printmaking Camp for Kids. Led by noted uptown artist and printmaker M. Tony Peralta (whose 2014…

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 7

Movie Nights in the Rockaways: The Iron Giant

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
There will be refreshments!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Jul 8

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Greenbelt Peepers

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

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, observations, finger plays, games, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Kids Yoga

at NE Playground Area Seating Nook (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Bring your little one to yoga class for kids, ages 2 to 7, with Sacred Sounds Yoga.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Puppets in the Park: The Tales of Brier Rabbit

at 111th Street and 53rd Ave (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Tales of Brier Rabbit
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Printmaking Camp for Kids

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Stretch your child's creative muscles at Morris-Jumel Mansion's summer Printmaking Camp for Kids. Led by noted uptown artist and printmaker M. Tony Peralta (whose 2014…

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

NYC Parks and El Museo del Barrio: Pop-Up Arte + Storytelling

at Lozada Playground , Bronx

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Families! Kids! Join us for fun filled sessions of art and story telling this summer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Christopher Agostino's Storyfaces

at Lower Highland Playground (in Highland Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Original stories and folktales are presented in an inspiring fusion of visual and performing arts, illustrated on the faces of audience volunteers as they are told.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Build strength, flexibility, stamina, overall fitness and confidence by learning the unique Brazilian art form known as Capoeira!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 8

Movies in the Parks: Maleficent

at Astoria Heights Playground (JHS 10) (in Astoria Heights Playground) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Jul 9

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Summer in the Square: ArtFarm Animals

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Kids will get the unique opportunity to meet and learn about animals in a fun and interactive way.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Summer in the Square: Yoga StoryTime

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
KarmaKids invites children to come "play" yoga and experience how their breath and body move together in a fun-filled way!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Greenbelt Tree Tots

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

10:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Join us for a dynamic exploration of the wonders of the forest. Through hands-on activities, observations, finger plays, games, and stories, children will become familiar with…

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Summer on the Hudson Children's Performance Series Presents Arm of The Sea Theatre

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
The performance group combines art, ecology, and social action.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

SummerStage Kids: Marika Hughes & Bottom Heavy

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Marika Hughes & Bottom Heavy grab tradition by its head, reshaping the landscape of genre and sound.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Wildflower Garden Tour

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join an experienced member of the Alliance's Horticulture Department for a walk and talk about our favorite subject… flowers!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Summer in the Square: Story Pirates

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Story Pirates turn the kids' original stories into wild sketch comedy musicals featuring professional actors to show those kids just how amazing their ideas are.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Printmaking Camp for Kids

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Stretch your child's creative muscles at Morris-Jumel Mansion's summer Printmaking Camp for Kids. Led by noted uptown artist and printmaker M. Tony Peralta (whose 2014…

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Storytime for Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Each week an educator from Union Square mainstay Strand Bookstore will host a children’s reading event in our Activities Pavilion. They’ll feature stories centering around…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Obstacle Course Playground

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex! Children are welcome in this program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and Pop Fit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and PopFit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Cast of Beatlemania

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park) , Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Recall the memories of that exciting era when the fab four ruled the world of rock 'n' roll!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 9

Movies in the Parks: E.T.

at Sunset Park , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 10, 2015

Jul 10

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 10

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 10

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 10

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 10

Mommy, Music and Me

at Buz O' Rourke Playground (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy music and movement activities for children up to age 7.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 10

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 10

Printmaking Camp for Kids

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Stretch your child's creative muscles at Morris-Jumel Mansion's summer Printmaking Camp for Kids. Led by noted uptown artist and printmaker M. Tony Peralta (whose 2014…

Best For
Kids
Jul 10

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 10

Family Camping in High Rock Park

at High Rock Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. To register visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 1st.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 10

Movies in the Parks: Annie (2014)

at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Annie has a hard-knock life with her calculating foster mother Miss Hannigan. However, all that changes when hard-nosed billionaire and mayoral candidate Will Stacks takes her in.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Jul 11

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

It's My Park at Jesse Owens Playground: Old Timers Day

at Jesse Owens Playground , Brooklyn

8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
There will be games, food, and lots of fun activities for the kids including, a puppet show. We look forward to seeing you!
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 11

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All aged children are welcome with a parent or…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Community Paddle

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Calling all novice paddlers: Come explore the tidal section of the Bronx River and experience the beauty of estaury! Waterproof gear and footwear recommended.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 11

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Ben & Josslyn Wheeless will tell the story, "The Patchwork Quilt," by Joan Aiken. Rachel Rose Reid will tell the story "The Pea Blossom," by H.C. Andersen.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us at the Conference House Visitor Center to make nature-inspired arts and crafts to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Festival de las Flores

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
See some of the completed floral creations, view the works in progress, and enjoy music and dance performances throughout the afternoon.

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Back to Beach

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.9:30 p.m.
Staten Island Borough President James S. oddo and The Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund present Back to Beach, a free community event featuring live music, fireworks, and more.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 11

Bryant Park Reading Room: Kid Athletes: True Tales of Childhood from Sports Legends

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Kid Athletes: True Tales of Childhood from Sports Legends will be read by author David Stabler and a surprise sports hero.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Family Fun Day

at Playground for All Children (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Spend the day in the park out with the family. Enjoy arts and crafts, face painting, games, and much more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
?This popular summer program offers kids 15 & under the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Playdates! in West Harlem Piers Park: Music with Patrick

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come have a family & friends play date at this outdoor kiddie party featuring children’s entertainers, arts & crafts, and neighborhood fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Ezra Jack Keats Story Hour

at Imagination Playground (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Gather around Peter and Willy, the statue of two beloved Keats characters, for storytelling adventures brought to life by Tammy Hall. Sponsored by the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Storytime & Craft

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bring your little nature lovers to Queens Botanical Garden for a relaxing afternoon featuring nature-inspired stories, followed by a botanically-themed craft activity.

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

The Magic of Omar Olusion

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
With over 15 years of experience, Omar’s funny and fresh approach to magic is sure to leave everyone laughing and guessing.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Family Camping at Marine Park

at Marine Park at E. 36th Street (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the spring. Families are chosen by lottery, to register visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 1.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 11

Movies in the Parks: The Amazing Spider Man 2

at Coffey Park , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Jul 12

6th Annual Soundview Park Art & Music Festival

at Lafayette and Metcalf Avenues (in Soundview Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
There will be free performances for all ages, family-friendly fun, and educational activities, as well as fitness and recreational programming.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 12

Festival de las Flores: Day 2

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Festival de las Flores: Day 2 Sunday, July 12, beginning at 10am in Jackson Heights Fee: Free with Garden Admission Special tickets required for evening…

Must See
Event
Jul 12

Back to Beach

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
Staten Island Borough President James S. Oddo and The Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund present Back to Beach, a free community event featuring live music, games, and more.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 12

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 12

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
?This popular summer program offers kids 15 & under the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 12

Freshwater Fishing

at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Experienced Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. All equipment is provided and most programs are first come, first served.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 12

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 12

Little Red Lighthouse Tour

at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Rediscover this history of this unique landmark with the Urban Park Rangers during this open house, first come, first served.
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, July 13, 2015

Jul 13

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 13

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 13

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 13

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 13

EcoCrafts

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Recycle used and natural materials into new creations at Classic Playground. Projects include wearable crafts, re-purposed items, and creative ways to look at nature.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Jul 14

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Tree Care Tuesday with Human Impacts Institute

at 90 Kent Avenue and North 8th Street (in Bushwick Inlet Park) , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join the Human Impacts Institute to help care for local trees and green space. Help with their local oyster monitoring project, too!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Garden Crew: Kids

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for our vegetable beds and compost bins.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Bryant Park Reading Room: StoryTime

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Tails, meowsic, and arts & crafts!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Movie Nights on the River: Big Hero 6

at Metcalf and Lafayette Avenues (in Soundview Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
This film depicts the special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of heroes.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Movies in the Parks: Earth to Echo

at Westerleigh Park , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 14

Summer Movie Night: All Dogs Go to Heaven

at 103rd Street Community Garden , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Watch a film under the NYC sky! Complimentary hot popcorn will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Jul 15

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Kids Yoga

at NE Playground Area Seating Nook (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Bring your little one to yoga class for kids, ages 2 to 7, with Sacred Sounds Yoga.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

My Reptile Guys

at Buz O' Rourke Playground (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy this original and educational show featuring the display of some exotic animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Mommy & Me, Music Together

at 111th Street and 53rd Ave (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for music and movement for young children and the adults that want to sing and dance along.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

NYC Parks and El Museo del Barrio: Pop-Up Arte + Storytelling

at James Weldon Johnson Playground , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Families! Kids! Join us for fun filled sessions of art and story telling this summer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Shrek The Musical

at Lower Highland Playground (in Highland Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy this tale of an unlikely hero who finds himself on a life changing journey alongside a wise cracking donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Build strength, flexibility, stamina, overall fitness and confidence by learning the unique Brazilian art form known as Capoeira!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Movie Night: The Lego Movie

at Lewis Simeon Park (in Simeone Park) , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A lowly Lego figure (voiced by Chris Pratt) joins a group intent on battling an evil force after a case of mistaken identity.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Movies in the Parks: The Lego Movie

at Lewis Simeon Park (in Simeone Park) , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Jul 16

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Summer in the Square: ArtFarm Animals

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Kids will get the unique opportunity to meet and learn about animals in a fun and interactive way.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Summer in the Square: Yoga StoryTime

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
KarmaKids invites children to come "play" yoga and experience how their breath and body move together in a fun-filled way!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Summer on the Hudson: Children's Performance Series Robbi K and Friends

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Robbi K presents interactive concerts suited for dancing to jazz, pop, and world music grooves for today’s kids and parents.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

SummerStage Kids: B-Love's Hip Hop Jazzy Groove

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
"B-Love’s Hip Hop Jazzy Groove" is written, directed, and choreographed by Traci Bartlow and features Ray F. Davis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Summer in the Square: Hot Peas n' Butter

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Back to Summer in the Square by popular demand, Hot Peas ‘N Butter is a unique children’s musical group that incorporates elements of traditional Latin music, Afro-Caribbean rhythms, jazz, folk, and rock.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Manhattan Recreation Obstacle Adventure Race

at 103rd Entrance (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Participants will run our one-mile course while having to complete more than 10 physical challenges and obstacles.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Storytime for Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Each week an educator from Union Square mainstay Strand Bookstore will host a children’s reading event in our Activities Pavilion. They’ll feature stories centering around…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Obstacle Course Playground

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex! Children are welcome in this program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and Pop Fit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and PopFit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Creatures of the Night: Family Edition

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

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Explore Prospect Park after dark with expert Naturalist Paul Keim.

Best For
Kids
Jul 16

Movies in the Parks: Annie (2014)

at Ocean Hill Playground , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks! In this contemporary version of Annie, an orphan lives a tough life in New York City under the supervision of…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 17, 2015

Jul 17

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 17

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 17

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 17

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 17

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 17

Sing Along with Patrick

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

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Performer Patrick Raftery visits for a fun-filled, family-friendly, forest-focused summer sing along.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 17

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 17

Movies in the Parks: Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

at High Bridge Park (in Highbridge Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Jul 18

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All aged children are welcome with a parent or…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Arts & Crafts and Games for Kids

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Participants will enjoy arts & crafts, sand art, and different games. Appropriate for ages 5 and up.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

It's My Park at Bayswater Park

at Bay 32nd Street and Beach Channel Drive (in Bayswater Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer to clean up and repaint mural wall. Group leaders will also facilitate parent vs. child kickball games, music, and barbequing. All are welcome.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 18

Free Family Day at Wyckoff House Museum

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park) , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this summer for a free family day! Includes hands-on activities and crafts for children and adults.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 18

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Julia Morris will share the story "The Wild Swans," by H.C. Andersen, and Julie Pasqual will tell the Puerto Rican story, "Juan Bobo and the Pig".
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us at the Conference House Visitor Center to make nature-inspired arts and crafts to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Learn To Ride for Kids

at Seward Park , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn how to ride a bike with our trained staff! Participants must bring their own bike and helmet.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Tiny Prints: Toddler Day

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Activities include big block building, scooter racing, puzzles. and music!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Hands-on History: America the Beautiful

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Continue your 4th of July celebration at King Manor!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
?This popular summer program offers kids 15 & under the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Ezra Jack Keats Story Hour

at Imagination Playground (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Gather around Peter and Willy, the statue of two beloved Keats characters, for storytelling adventures brought to life by Tammy Hall. Sponsored by the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Bonkerz the Clown

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This wise-cracking Brooklyn clown is proud to cross the borough border and bring his show to Queens.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Summer on the Hudson and GRO Girls Skate Days

at Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Summer on the Hudson partners with GRO (Girls Riders Organization) for a monthly informal jam session for gilr riders in Riverside Skate Park at 108.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Family Camping Staten Island

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. To register visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 8th.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Family Camping at Central Park

at Central Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. To register please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 8th.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 18

Movies in the Parks: Big Hero 6

at St. Mary's Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Jul 19

Birding: Ridgewood Reservoir

at Ridgewood Reservoir , Queens  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in New York City.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 19

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 19

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
?This popular summer program offers kids 15 & under the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 19

Recycled & Repurposed Children’s Crafts

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us to make children’s crafts out of recycled and repurposed items.

Best For
Kids
Jul 19

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 19

Family Camping at Van Cortlandt Park

at Van Cortlandt Park , Bronx

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery, to enter please register your family on Wedensday, July 8th nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 20, 2015

Jul 20

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 20

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 20

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 20

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 20

EcoCrafts

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Recycle used and natural materials into new creations at Classic Playground. Projects include wearable crafts, re-purposed items, and creative ways to look at nature.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 20

Movies in the Parks: Big Hero 6

at Marlboro Playground , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Jul 21

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Garden Crew: Kids

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for our vegetable beds and compost bins.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Bryant Park Reading Room: StoryTime

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Tails, meowsic, and arts & crafts!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Painting for Kids

at Woodlawn Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun painting and seeing nature. Supplies will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Movies in the Parks: Paddington

at Owen F. Dolen Park , Bronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 21

Summer Movie Night: The Rescuers Down Under

at Westervelt Community Garden , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
In tonight's movie, two R.A.S. agents, Miss Bianca and Bernard, race to Australia to save a boy and a rare golden eagle from a murderous poacher.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Jul 22

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Kids Yoga

at NE Playground Area Seating Nook (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Bring your little one to yoga class for kids, ages 2 to 7, with Sacred Sounds Yoga.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Teatro Sea: El Encuentro de Juan Bobo Y Pedro Animal

at 111th Street and 53rd Ave (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
A Bilingual play for children of all ages
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Water Festival

at Beach 108th Street (in Seaside Playground) , Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
There will be water inflatables, bounce houses, cotton candy, popcorn, and giveaways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

NYC Parks and El Museo del Barrio: Pop-Up Arte + Storytelling

at Mae Grant Playground , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Families! Kids! Join us for fun filled sessions of art and story telling this summer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Tales of Brer Rabbit

at Lower Highland Playground (in Highland Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy a modern twist on an American folk tale about trickster Brer Rabbit whose pals set out to teach him a lesson he won't soon forget!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Build strength, flexibility, stamina, overall fitness and confidence by learning the unique Brazilian art form known as Capoeira!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Movie Night: Annie

at Bay 32nd Street and Beach Channel Drive (in Bayswater Park) , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 22

Movies in the Parks: Annie (2014)

at Michaelis-bayswater Park (in Bayswater Park) , Queens

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Annie has a hard-knock life with her calculating foster mother Miss Hannigan. However, all that changes when hard-nosed billionaire and mayoral candidate Will Stacks takes her in.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Jul 23

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Summer in the Square: ArtFarm Animals

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Kids will get the unique opportunity to meet and learn about animals in a fun and interactive way.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Summer in the Square: Yoga StoryTime

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
KarmaKids invites children to come "play" yoga and experience how their breath and body move together in a fun-filled way!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Summer on the Hudson Children's Performance Series presents Josh & The Jamtones

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Boston based Josh and the Jamtones are an interactive dance party kids band, geared toward kids and parents of all ages.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

SummerStage Kids: PuppetMobile's Brier Rabbit

at Sachkerah Woods Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Deceiving and stealing from his fellow animal friends, Brier Rabbit thinks he’s much too clever to ever get caught.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Wildflower Garden Tour

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join an experienced member of the Alliance's Horticulture Department for a walk and talk about our favorite subject… flowers!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Summer in the Square: Rolie Polie Guacamole

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
A New York City favorite, Rolle Pollie Guacamole has been entertaining families for almost a decade with their bouncy, fun, and irresistible music.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Storytime for Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Each week an educator from Union Square mainstay Strand Bookstore will host a children’s reading event in our Activities Pavilion. They’ll feature stories centering around…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Obstacle Course Playground

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex! Children are welcome in this program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and Pop Fit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and PopFit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor

at 35th Avenue and Cross Island Parkway (in Crocheron Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Hip to Hip Theatre Company presents Shakespeare's work.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 23

Disco Inferno

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park) , Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Put on your boogie shoes and enjoy the music that still makes people get up and shake their groove things!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 24, 2015

Jul 24

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 24

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 24

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 24

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 24

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 24

Sleigh Bells in July

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

1:30 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join us for a reading of Sleigh Bells in Springtime: Frogs Calling, in honor of the 5th anniversary of its publication.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 24

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 24

Movies in the Parks: Cinderella (1950)

at Cpl. Thompson Park (in CPL. Thompson Park) , Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Jul 25

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All aged children are welcome with a parent or…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Bill Gordh will share a selection of H.C. Andersen stories with music. Cookies will be provided by Kelsen!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us at the Conference House Visitor Center to make nature-inspired arts and crafts to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Catalyst Community Festival in Faber Park

at Faber Park (in Faber Pool and Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
The Catalyst program is launching its next round of sites with a community celebration and kickoff in Staten Island.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

High Bridge Festival

at The High Bridge (in Highbridge Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Commemorate the re-opening of the iconic High Bridge with this celebratory outdoor festival, with music, fitness, art, a scavenger hunt, and more!
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 25

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
?This popular summer program offers kids 15 & under the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Fishing and Crabbing

at American Veterans Memorial Pier , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Our experienced Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. All equipment is provided and most programs are first come, first served.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Touch Tour for the Blind and Visually Impaired

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Morris-Jumel Mansion's team of educators will lead a touch tour of the Mansion designed for children and adults who are blind or otherwise visually impaired.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Ezra Jack Keats Story Hour

at Imagination Playground (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Gather around Peter and Willy, the statue of two beloved Keats characters, for storytelling adventures brought to life by Tammy Hall. Sponsored by the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Cido the Clown

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
From his red nose to his big feet, Cido is a professional clown to the fullest. This clown magic show is sure to be fun for all!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Shakespeare in the Park: The Merry Wives of Windsor

at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Hip to Hip Theater Company presents The Merry Wives of Windstor at the Red Stapes south of Van Cortlandt House Museum. Preceded by a 4:30 p.m. children's workshop.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Family Camping: Alley Pond Park

at Alley Pond Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. to register please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 15th
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

National Moth Night: Into the Woods!

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

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Stay up late and celebrate National Moth Week! For the second year, the Staten Island Museum is collaborating with NYC Parks and Deep Tank Butoh. Featured activities include: Museum…

Best For
Kids
Jul 25

Movies in the Parks: The Goonies

at Asser Levy Playground , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Jul 26

Freshwater Fishing

at Park Drive and Clove Road (in Clove Lakes Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Our experienced Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. All equipment is provided and most programs are first come first served.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 26

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 26

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
?This popular summer program offers kids 15 & under the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 26

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 26

Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives Of Windsor"

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park) , Queens

4:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Enjoy a children's workshop on "Kids & the Classics" followed by Shakespeare's farce about courtship, jealousy, and friendship.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 26

Family Camping at Marine Park

at Marine Park at E. 36th Street (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. To register please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Tuesday, July 14th.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 27, 2015

Jul 27

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 27

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 27

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 27

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 27

EcoCrafts

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Recycle used and natural materials into new creations at Classic Playground. Projects include wearable crafts, re-purposed items, and creative ways to look at nature.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Jul 28

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Garden Crew: Kids

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for our vegetable beds and compost bins.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Bryant Park Reading Room: StoryTime

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Tails, meowsic, and arts & crafts!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Painting for Kids

at Woodlawn Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun painting and seeing nature. Supplies will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Summer Movie Night: How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG)

at Swindler Cove (in Sherman Creek) , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Watch a film under the NYC sky! Complimentary hot popcorn will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Movies in the Parks: Big Hero 6

at Martin Luther King Playground (in Martin Luther King, Jr. Playground ) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Jul 29

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Kids Yoga

at NE Playground Area Seating Nook (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Bring your little one to yoga class for kids, ages 2 to 7, with Sacred Sounds Yoga.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Summer Fun for the Wee Ones

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

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Join us for stories, nature explorations, wading pool fishing, and sprinkler fun in the Greenbelt. For ages 2 - 4.

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Hip Pickles

at 111th Street and 53rd Ave (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Hip Pickles bring an exciting blend of high energy drumming, vocals, electronics, hip choreography, humor and interactive audience participation that your kids are sure to love.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Wayne "Superius" Garland: Magician, Ventriloquist, Comedian

at Beach 97th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach) , Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Children will love this magical presentation starring Wayne "Superius" Garland, the original Hip Hop magician, ventriloquist, and comedian.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

NYC Parks and El Museo del Barrio: Pop-Up Arte + Storytelling

at Martin Luther King Playground (in Martin Luther King, Jr. Playground ) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Families! Kids! Join us for fun filled sessions of art and story telling this summer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Alice in Wonderland

at Lower Highland Playground (in Highland Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy this enchanting classic fairy tale with a modern twist, presented by Patty Cake Theatre.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Build strength, flexibility, stamina, overall fitness and confidence by learning the unique Brazilian art form known as Capoeira!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Movies in the Parks: A League of Their Own

at Dyker Beach Park , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Jul 30

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Summer in the Square: ArtFarm Animals

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Kids will get the unique opportunity to meet and learn about animals in a fun and interactive way.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Summer in the Square: Yoga StoryTime

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
KarmaKids invites children to come "play" yoga and experience how their breath and body move together in a fun-filled way!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Summer on the Hudson Children's Performance Series presents Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
For decades, the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre has been bringing enjoyment to legions of people through its contemporary and innovative marionette productions based on children’s classics.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

SummerStage Kids: Erik Zeidler & New York Wild! (Live Animals)

at Sachkerah Woods Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
New York Wild exhibits exotic animals in the most creative and innovative ways that make nature fascinating and appealing even to the most mainstream audiences.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Summer in the Square: Shira and Friends

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Combining its own original tunes with classics, Shira & Friends plays a mix of hand-clap-able, sing-along-able, danceable, always smile-inducing music.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Iron Kids Competition

at Marcus Garvey Park , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
The Iron Kids Competition consists of a short swim and half mile run.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Storytime for Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Each week an educator from Union Square mainstay Strand Bookstore will host a children’s reading event in our Activities Pavilion. They’ll feature stories centering around…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Obstacle Course Playground

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex! Children are welcome in this program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and Pop Fit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and PopFit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

The Bronx Wanderers

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park) , Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Enjoy this popular high-octane 50's, 60's,and 70's Rock 'N' Roll experience!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 30

Movies in the Parks: The Princess and the Frog

at Herbert Von King Park , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 31, 2015

Jul 31

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 31

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 31

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 31

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 31

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 31

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 31

Summer on the Hudson: Totally Public Karaoke

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Bring your friends, bring your voice, and bring your courage.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 31

Family Camping at Inwood Hill Park

at Inwood Hill Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. To register, please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Tuesday, July 21st.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 31

Movies in the Parks: Big Hero 6

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Aug 1

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All aged children are welcome with a parent or…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Marc Young will share the Jewish story "Clever Fools" and Joy Kelly will share the Indian story "A Wonderful Story".
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us at the Conference House Visitor Center to make nature-inspired arts and crafts to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 1

Summer on the Hudson: Sweet Spot Festival

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy Reggae, Soulful House, Disco, and Afro-Beat spun by a rotating collection of North America's most renowned sound architects.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Aug 2

Discovery Day

at Freshkills Park Event Entrance , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to Freshkills Park for an opportunity to discover the trails and hills of the landfill-to-park project!
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 2

Family Performance Festival: Nature in the City (Billy B)

at The Great Hill (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Become a tree, a bird, or a bee as you dance and sing along with Billy B, the natural science and dance man!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 3, 2015

Aug 3

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

EcoCrafts

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Recycle used and natural materials into new creations at Classic Playground. Projects include wearable crafts, re-purposed items, and creative ways to look at nature.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Garden Camp

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Morris-Jumel Gardner Karen Waltuch will lead a week-long, hands-on tutorial on all things gardening, from planting to cultivation to basic botanical science. Parent or chaperone must…

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront :Frozen

at Shore Blvd between Hells Gate Bridge and the Pool

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
You're invited to watch this Disney animated musical that will appeal to families and children of all ages.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Aug 4

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Garden Crew: Kids

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for our vegetable beds and compost bins.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play games such as giant tic-tac-toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Bryant Park Reading Room: StoryTime

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Tails, meowsic, and arts & crafts!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

My Reptile Guys

at 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy this original and educational show featuring the display of some exotic animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Painting for Kids

at Woodlawn Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun painting and seeing nature. Supplies will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Movies Nights in the Rockaways: Back to the Future 2

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Enjoy a fun-filled night with the family! There will be refreshments.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Summer Movie Night: Back to the Future 2

at Beach 17th Street and Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Watch a film under the NYC sky! Complimentary hot popcorn will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Aug 5

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Kids Yoga

at NE Playground Area Seating Nook (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Bring your little one to yoga class for kids, ages 2 to 7, with Sacred Sounds Yoga.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play games such as giant tic-tac-toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Summer Fun for the Wee Ones

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

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Join us for stories, nature explorations, wading pool fishing, and sprinkler fun in the Greenbelt. For ages 2 - 4.

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Teatro Sea presents My Superhero, Roberto Clemente

at 111th Street Parking Lot (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Enjoy this new bilingual children’s musical about the legendary Puerto Rican baseball player and humanitarian, Roberto Clemente.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Catskill Puppet Theater presents "The Lions Whiskers"

at Beach 97th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach) , Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Children will love this musical tale that features a multitude of masks, puppets, and audience participation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

NYC Parks and El Museo del Barrio: Pop-Up Arte + Storytelling

at Cherry Tree Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Families! Kids! Join us for fun filled sessions of art and story telling this summer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Donkey Jote

at Lower Highland Playground (in Highland Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy a re-telling of the classic tale of Don Quixote from the eyes of a donkey dreaming to become a noble knight!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Build strength, flexibility, stamina, overall fitness and confidence by learning the unique Brazilian art form known as Capoeira!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Aug 6

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer and Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball. Coaches will guide groups of children in skill building activities. Tots Soccer…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Summer in the Square: Yoga StoryTime

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
KarmaKids invites children to come "play" yoga and experience how their breath and body move together in a fun-filled way!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Garden Stories with Hamilton Fish Library

at Siempre Verde Garden , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Please join us on the first Thursday of the month for stories for toddlers through five year olds.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

SummerStage Kids: Ebony Hillbillies

at Southwest Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
As one of the last black string bands in the U.S., the Hillbillies keep an important legacy alive with a rootsy, homegrown style.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Wildflower Garden Tour

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join an experienced member of the Alliance's Horticulture Department for a walk and talk about our favorite subject… flowers!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Summer in the Square: Kidville - Story Time Art Class

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Young children are free to smear, splatter and otherwise explore artistic possibilities in our sensory play bins and writing tables for fun that is too big to try at home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Sports Festival

at 114 Street and Morningside Drive (in Morningside Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an exciting day filled with Sports, Fitness, and Outdoor Adventures.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Storytime for Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Each week an educator from Union Square mainstay Strand Bookstore will host a children’s reading event in our Activities Pavilion. They’ll feature stories centering around…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Obstacle Course Playground

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex! Children are welcome in this program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and Pop Fit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and PopFit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

A Ray of Elvis

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park) , Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Enjoy a performance by one of today's premiere Elvis tribute artists!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 7, 2015

Aug 7

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Fantastic Friday: Make a Hummingbird Feeder

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

11:00 a.m.12:00 a.m.
Search for these colorful fast flyers, then make a hummingbird feeder to take home.

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Aug 8

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All aged children are welcome with a parent or…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Navida Stein will share "The Magic Fish" by the Brothers Grimm and Julie Della Torre will share "Hans Clodhopper" by H.C. Andersen.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us at the Conference House Visitor Center to make nature-inspired arts and crafts to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Summer on the Hudson: Playdates! in West Harlem Piers Park

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come have a family & friends play date at this outdoor kiddie party featuring children’s entertainers, arts & crafts, and neighborhood fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Tales of Brier Rabbit

at South Oxford Park , Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
"Tales of Brier Rabbit" follows the adventures of notorious trickster Brier Rabbit, who is once again up to no good.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Movies in the Parks: Big Hero 6

at St. James Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Aug 9

The Uni Project at Lyons Square Playground

at Lyons Square Playground , Bronx

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
These reading rooms feature a collection of high-quality browsable books and activities, and are staffed by dedicated volunteers who engage children, families, and passersby in reading.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 10, 2015

Aug 10

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

EcoCrafts

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Recycle used and natural materials into new creations at Classic Playground. Projects include wearable crafts, re-purposed items, and creative ways to look at nature.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront: How to Train Your Dragon

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:15 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Everyone is invited to watch the young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons and becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Aug 11

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Tree Care Tuesday with Human Impacts Institute

at 90 Kent Avenue and North 8th Street (in Bushwick Inlet Park) , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join the Human Impacts Institute to help care for local trees and green spaces.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Garden Crew: Kids

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for our vegetable beds and compost bins.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play games such as giant tic-tac-toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Bryant Park Reading Room: StoryTime

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Tails, meowsic, and arts & crafts!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Painting for Kids

at Woodlawn Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun painting and seeing nature. Supplies will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Movie Nights on the River: Despicable Me

at Hunts Point Riverside Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Come and enjoy the family movie "Despicable Me" under the stars.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Summer Movie Night: Flight of the Navigator (PG)

at 103rd Street Community Garden , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Watch a film under the NYC sky! Complimentary hot popcorn will be provided.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Aug 12

Learn to Play Tennis: Intermediates

at West 242nd Street & Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Kids Yoga

at NE Playground Area Seating Nook (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Bring your little one to yoga class for kids, ages 2 to 7, with Sacred Sounds Yoga.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play games such as giant tic-tac-toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Summer Fun for the Wee Ones

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

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Join us for stories, nature explorations, wading pool fishing, and sprinkler fun in the Greenbelt. For ages 2 - 4.

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

NYC Parks and El Museo del Barrio: Pop-Up Arte + Storytelling

at Mae Grant Playground , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Families! Kids! Join us for fun filled sessions of art and story telling this summer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Build strength, flexibility, stamina, overall fitness and confidence by learning the unique Brazilian art form known as Capoeira!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Summer on the Hudson Picture Show: Dr. Seuss' The Lorax

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend and settle in for a night of premier movies on the pier.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Aug 13

Learn to Play Tennis: Beginners

at Woodlawn Tennis Courts (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis, presented by BNP Paribas, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 6 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs. LACOSTE is the…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer and Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball. Coaches will guide groups of children in skill building activities. Tots Soccer…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp 2015

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Campers will explore our hiking trails, natural areas, creeks, ponds, the nature center, and carousel.

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Summer in the Square: Yoga StoryTime

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
KarmaKids invites children to come "play" yoga and experience how their breath and body move together in a fun-filled way!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

SummerStage Kids: Hybrid Movement Company (Cool Circus)

at Southwest Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Hybrid Movement Company, a dance, acrobatic, and visual arts troupe, will present two works, Momentum and Are You the Dreamer?
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Summer in the Square: Children's Cabaret

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Summer in the Square guests will meet a lineup of storytellers, puppeteers, magicians, musicians, and other entertainers who can't wait to share their talents with kids and their family.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Kids In Motion Festival

at Columbus Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for a day of free and fun activities! There will be arts & crafts, fun games, Zumba, and much more! This event is open to boys and girls of all ages.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Storytime for Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Each week an educator from Union Square mainstay Strand Bookstore will host a children’s reading event in our Activities Pavilion. They’ll feature stories centering around…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Obstacle Course Playground

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex! Children are welcome in this program.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and Pop Fit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: 14th Street Y and PopFit Kids

at South Plaza (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every week at 3:00 pm PopFit Kids will bring their FUNctional Fitness program to the South Plaza. This program provides tools in the short term to help kids develop life-long healthy…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Shakespeare in the Park: The Merry Wives of Windsor

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park) , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Merry Wives of Windsor, presented by the Hip to Hip Theater Company with funding from City Council District 23. There will be a children's workshop at 7:30 p.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 14, 2015

Aug 14

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 14

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 14

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 14

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 14

Water Festival

at Bay 32nd Street and Beach Channel Drive (in Bayswater Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
There will be water inflatables, bounce houses, cotton candy, popcorn, and giveaways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 14

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 14

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Aug 15

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All aged children are welcome with a parent or…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Arts & Crafts and Games for Kids

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Participants will enjoy arts & crafts, sand art, and different games. Appropriate for ages 5 and up.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Storytime on the Terrace

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Enjoy storytime under the trees, complete with fresh air and a gentle breeze.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Community Paddle

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Calling all novice paddlers: come explore the tidal section of the Bronx River and experience the beauty of estuary!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Megan Hicks will share "The Goblin and the Grocer" by H.C. Andersen and Regina Ress will share the Haitian story "Tippingee".
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us at the Conference House Visitor Center to make nature-inspired arts and crafts to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Summer on the Hudson: FlyNYC Kite Flying Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come and fly a kite at this fun festival for all ages! Kite-making kits will be provided for children.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 15

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 15

Summer on the Hudson and GRO Girls Skate Days

at Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Summer on the Hudson partners with GRO (Girls Riders Organization) for a monthly informal jam session for gilr riders in Riverside Skate Park at 108.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Aug 16

The Uni Project at Lyons Square Playground

at Lyons Square Playground , Bronx

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
These reading rooms feature a collection of high-quality browsable books and activities, and are staffed by dedicated volunteers who engage children, families, and passersby in reading.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 16

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 17, 2015

Aug 17

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 17

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 17

EcoCrafts

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Recycle used and natural materials into new creations at Classic Playground. Projects include wearable crafts, re-purposed items, and creative ways to look at nature.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Aug 18

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 18

Isadora Duncan Children's Dance Class

at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Skip, run, jump and dance with The Isadora Duncan Dance Company during their free children's classes this summer every Tuesday and Saturday at 10 a.m.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 18

Garden Crew: Kids

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for our vegetable beds and compost bins.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 18

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play games such as giant tic-tac-toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 18

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 18

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 18

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 18

Summer Movie Night: An American Tail

at Westervelt Community Garden , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Watch a film under the NYC sky! Complimentary hot popcorn will be provided.
Free!

Must See
Event

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Aug 19

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

Kids Yoga

at NE Playground Area Seating Nook (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Bring your little one to yoga class for kids, ages 2 to 7, with Sacred Sounds Yoga.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play games such as giant tic-tac-toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

Puppets in the Park

at 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy a fun-filled adaptation of Brier Rabbit.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

NYC Parks and El Museo del Barrio: Pop-Up Arte + Storytelling

at Willis Playground , Bronx

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Families! Kids! Join us for fun filled sessions of art and story telling this summer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Build strength, flexibility, stamina, overall fitness and confidence by learning the unique Brazilian art form known as Capoeira!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Aug 20

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 20

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer and Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball. Coaches will guide groups of children in skill building activities. Tots Soccer…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 20

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 20

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 20

Wildflower Garden Tour

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join an experienced member of the Alliance's Horticulture Department for a walk and talk about our favorite subject… flowers!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 20

Sports Festival

at De Witt Clinton Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an exciting variety of sports including learn-to-play clinics, fitness activities, and large group games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 20

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 20

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Obstacle Course Playground

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex! Children are welcome in this program.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 21, 2015

Aug 21

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 21

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 21

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 21

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 21

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 21

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Aug 22

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All aged children are welcome with a parent or…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Natural Areas Exploration Day

at Randalls Island Natural Areas (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Come explore Randall’s Island’s wetlands and other natural areas- all ages are welcome at this free event!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Ron Sopyla will share "The Snow Queen" by H.C. Andersen and Rita Auerbach will share the Norwegian story "The Three Ants".
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us at the Conference House Visitor Center to make nature-inspired arts and crafts to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Isadora Duncan Dance Performance and Workshop

at Billings Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This will be a rare opportunity for audiences to see original Duncan choreography coached by dancers from Duncan's original troupes.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Aug 23

The Uni Project at Lyons Square Playground

at Lyons Square Playground , Bronx

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
These reading rooms feature a collection of high-quality browsable books and activities, and are staffed by dedicated volunteers who engage children, families, and passersby in reading.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 23

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 24, 2015

Aug 24

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 24

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 24

EcoCrafts

at Van Cortlandt Classic Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Recycle used and natural materials into new creations at Classic Playground. Projects include wearable crafts, re-purposed items, and creative ways to look at nature.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 24

Movies Under the Stars: Big Hero 6

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park) , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In this film, the special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Aug 25

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 25

Garden Crew: Kids

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for our vegetable beds and compost bins.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 25

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play games such as giant tic-tac-toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 25

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 25

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 25

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 25

Summer Movie Night: E.T. The Extra Terrestrial

at Swindler Cove (in Sherman Creek) , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Free summer movies are here, brought to you by New York Restoration Project and Word Up Bookshop-Liberia Comunitaria! Bring a picnic and blanket, and enjoy an evening under the…
Free!

Must See
Event

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Aug 26

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 26

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play games such as giant tic-tac-toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 26

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 26

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 26

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 26

NYC Parks and El Museo del Barrio: Pop-Up Arte + Storytelling

at Flynn Playground , Bronx

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Families! Kids! Join us for fun filled sessions of art and story telling this summer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 26

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Build strength, flexibility, stamina, overall fitness and confidence by learning the unique Brazilian art form known as Capoeira!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 26

Big Hero 6

at Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue (in Highland Park) , Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
When a devastating turn of events throws Hiro into the middle of a dangerous plot, he transforms robot Baymax and his other friends into a band of high-tech heroes.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Aug 27

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 27

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer and Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball. Coaches will guide groups of children in skill building activities. Tots Soccer…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 27

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 27

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 27

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 27

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Obstacle Course Playground

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex! Children are welcome in this program.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, August 28, 2015

Aug 28

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 28

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 28

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 28

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 28

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 28

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Aug 29

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 29

Parent and Me Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Join us for free yoga for children and their parents/caregivers with Christina Shablak, a certified children's instructor. All aged children are welcome with a parent or…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 29

Community Paddle

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Calling all novice paddlers: come explore the tidal section of the Bronx River and experience the beauty of estuary!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 29

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Luann Adams will share the Egyptian story "Blue Faience Hippopotamus" and Judith Heineman will share the Japanese story "Momotaro".
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 29

Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us at the Conference House Visitor Center to make nature-inspired arts and crafts to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 29

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 29

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 29

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Aug 30

The Uni Project at Lyons Square Playground

at Lyons Square Playground , Bronx

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
These reading rooms feature a collection of high-quality browsable books and activities, and are staffed by dedicated volunteers who engage children, families, and passersby in reading.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 30

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, August 31, 2015

Aug 31

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 31

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Sep 1

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 1

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Sep 2

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 2

Big Hero 6

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park) , Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
When a devastating turn of events throws Hiro into the middle of a dangerous plot, he transforms robot Baymax and his other friends into a band of high-tech heroes.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Sep 3

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 3

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer and Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball. Coaches will guide groups of children in skill building activities. Tots Soccer…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 3

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 3

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 3

Garden Stories with Hamilton Fish Library

at Siempre Verde Garden , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Please join us on the first Thursday of the month for stories for toddlers through five year olds.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 3

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 3

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Play as your favorite game piece.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, September 4, 2015

Sep 4

Summer Sports Experience

at Sunset Park Playground (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 4

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 4

Summer Sports Experience

at P/g W/ Mini Pool & Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 4

Summer Sports Experience

at 173 St Playground (Det. Williams) (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pitch, shoot and score with NYC Parks! Summer Sports Experience welcomes kids to join this free program focused on developing sports skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 4

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 4

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 4

Summer on the Hudson: Bingo!

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages, free to enter, bingo party.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Sep 5

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Heather Forest will share the Congolese story "Red and Blue Coat" and Peninnah Schram will share the Jewish story "Wisdom for Sale".
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

Back to School Festival

at 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Beat the stress of returning to school with an afternoon of fun activities including games, rides, craft projects, and free giveaways.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Sep 6

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 6

Summer on the Hudson: West Side County Fair

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy a full day of county fair magic with carnival rides, live music, aerialists, reptile shows, local food, and more!
Free!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Sep 8

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Sep 9

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Sep 10

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 10

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Play as your favorite game piece.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 10

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside Park Skate Clinic

at Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
This clinic teaches a strong skill foundation (safety, creative fun, teamwork) and takes the participants to the next level: contest preparation.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, September 11, 2015

Sep 11

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 11

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 11

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 11

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside Park Skate Clinic

at Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
This clinic teaches a strong skill foundation (safety, creative fun, teamwork) and takes the participants to the next level: contest preparation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 11

Summer on the Hudson: Bingo!

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages, free to enter, bingo party.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 11

Movies in the Parks: Annie (2014)

at Hunts Point Recreation Center , Bronx

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Annie has a hard-knock life with her calculating foster mother Miss Hannigan. However, all that changes when hard-nosed billionaire and mayoral candidate Will Stacks takes her in.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Sep 12

5th Annual Honey Festival

at Beach 97th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach) , Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Learn about and taste honey from NYC and beyond with kids' activities, bee-keeping demos, a marketplace of bee-related products, and much more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 12

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Rachel Zucker and friends will lead a Celebration of Diane Wolkstein.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 12

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 12

Summer on the Hudson: Skate Clinic

at Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This clinic teaches a strong skill foundation (safety, creative fun, teamwork) and takes the participants to the next level: contest preparation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 12

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 12

Circus Amok

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Since 1989, Circus Amok has brought its funny, queer, caustic, political, one-ring spectacles to diverse neighborhoods throughout NYC.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Sep 13

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside Park Skate Jam

at Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
There will be skating competitions, open skate, a raffle, food vendors, and all day fun.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 13

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Sep 15

Tree Care Tuesday with Human Impacts Institute

at 90 Kent Avenue and North 8th Street (in Bushwick Inlet Park) , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join the Human Impacts Institute to help care for local trees and green spaces.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 15

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Sep 16

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Sep 17

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 17

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Play as your favorite game piece.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, September 18, 2015

Sep 18

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 18

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 18

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 18

Summer on the Hudson: Bingo!

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages, free to enter, bingo party.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Sep 19

Arts & Crafts and Games for Kids

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Participants will enjoy arts & crafts, sand art, and different games. Appropriate for ages 5 and up.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 19

The Buzz About Bees

at Castle Clinton (in The Battery) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Visit the beehives in The Battery and learn about the ways in which bees live, work, and play.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 19

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Jim May will share the Haitian story "Owl" and Peter Stevenson will share the Welsh story "The Ointment".
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 19

Bike Bonanza

at Sunken Playground (in Highbridge Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:30 p.m.
Bike Bonanza in Highbridge Park features free, fun activities for the whole family!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 19

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 19

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 19

Bryant Park Reading Room: College Essay Writing

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:30 p.m.1:45 p.m.
Make essay writing easy. This workshop is intended for teen and 'tweens who need to brush up on their skills.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Sep 20

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Sep 22

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Sep 23

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Sep 24

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 24

Summer on the Hudson: Human Chess

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Play as your favorite game piece.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, September 25, 2015

Sep 25

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 25

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 25

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 25

Summer on the Hudson: Bingo!

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages, free to enter, bingo party.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Sep 26

Community Paddle

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Calling all novice paddlers: come explore the tidal section of the Bronx River and experience the beauty of estuary!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 26

Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen

at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Rolf Stang (as H.C. Andersen) will lead The Ugly Duckling's Birthday Party (cookies will be provided), Laura Simms will share "The Ugly Duckling" by H.C. Andersen, and Jean Hale will share "Goose and Duck" by Tad Hills.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 26

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 26

Saturday Sculpture Workshop

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Saturday Sculpture Workshops are organized for kids ages 5- 13 and their families. Workshops are free and offered in the park’s education area on a drop-in basis.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 26

Summer on the Hudson: Little Red Lighthouse Festival

at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse with Urban Park Ranger-led tours, readings of eponymous children’s book, fishing clinics, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 26

Movies in the Parks: Annie (2014)

at Claremont Park , Bronx

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Annie has a hard-knock life with her calculating foster mother Miss Hannigan. However, all that changes when hard-nosed billionaire and mayoral candidate Will Stacks takes her in.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Sep 27

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Sep 29

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Sep 30

Recycle-To-Art

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Oct 1

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, October 2, 2015

Oct 2

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 2

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 2

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Oct 3

Summer on the Hudson: Loops and Hoops Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Join us for our holiday tree lighting party with live music, decoration making, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Oct 4

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Oct 6

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Oct 8

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, October 9, 2015

Oct 9

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 9

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 9

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Oct 10

Community Paddle

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Calling all novice paddlers: come explore the tidal section of the Bronx River and experience the beauty of estuary!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Oct 11

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Oct 13

Tuesdays at The Pavilion: Arts & Crafts

at The Pavilion in Union Square Park (in Union Square Park) , Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Union Square Park's playground isn't the only place kids can have fun in the park! Bring your little ones to The Pavilion in the North Plaza every Tuesday at 3 PM to explore…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Oct 15

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, October 16, 2015

Oct 16

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 16

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 16

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Oct 17

Arts & Crafts and Games for Kids

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Participants will enjoy arts & crafts, sand art, and different games. Appropriate for ages 5 and up.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 17

Fall Festival

at Victory Field (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Have fun at the pumpkin patch and enjoy games, crafts, entertainment, shows, music, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Oct 18

Rockaway Fall Festival

at Bay 32nd Street and Beach Channel Drive (in Bayswater Park) , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The 9th annual festival includes a pumpkin patch, pony rides, hayrides, and entertainment.
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 18

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Oct 22

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, October 23, 2015

Oct 23

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 23

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 23

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Oct 24

Community Paddle

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Calling all novice paddlers: come explore the tidal section of the Bronx River and experience the beauty of estuary!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 24

Halloween Harvest Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy art workshops, face painting, a dog costume contest, and more!
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 24

Halloween Festival

at Parade Grounds (in Fort Totten Park) , Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Highlights include games, rides, craft projects, a costume contest, a pumpkin patch, and goodie bags.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Oct 25

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Oct 29

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, October 30, 2015

Oct 30

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 30

Nature Exploration

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 30

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Oct 31

Fall Halloween Festival

at South Oxford Park , Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Please join friends and neighbors to celebrate Halloween!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Nov 1

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication, and team building.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, November 6, 2015

Nov 6

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 6

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, November 13, 2015

Nov 13

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 13

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, November 20, 2015

Nov 20

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 20

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Nov 21

Arts & Crafts and Games for Kids

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Participants will enjoy arts & crafts, sand art, and different games. Appropriate for ages 5 and up.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, November 27, 2015

Nov 27

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 27

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, December 4, 2015

Dec 4

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 4

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, December 11, 2015

Dec 11

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 11

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 12, 2015

Dec 12

Summer on the Hudson: Holiday on the Hudson

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us for our holiday tree lighting party with live music, decoration making, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, December 18, 2015

Dec 18

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 18

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Dec 19

Arts & Crafts and Games for Kids

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

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Participants will enjoy arts & crafts, sand art, and different games. Appropriate for ages 5 and up.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, December 25, 2015

Dec 25

Children's Story Time & Art

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

10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy interactive story time with songs, nursery rhymes, stories, and poems for toddlers and preschoolers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 25

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, January 1, 2016

Jan 1

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, January 8, 2016

Jan 8

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, January 15, 2016

Jan 15

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, January 22, 2016

Jan 22

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, January 29, 2016

Jan 29

Seasonal Crafts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

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