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School's out this week, but there are plenty of fun and educational activities for kids at Parks! From birding to games to lessons on lizards, there are tons of great ways to keep young students amused and informed over the February break.

School Break Events

Monday, February 16, 2015

Feb 16

Kids Week in the Bronx: Van Cortlandt Park

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

1:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 16

Kids Week in Brooklyn: Marine Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 16

Kids Week in Queens: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 16

Kids Week in Staten Island: Blue Heron Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 16

Kids Week in Manhattan: Central Park

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Feb 17

Kids Week in the Bronx: Pelham Bay Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 17

Kids Week in Brooklyn: Marine Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 17

Kids Week in Queens: Fort Totten Park

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 17

Kids Week in Staten Island: Blue Heron Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 17

Kids' Week in Manhattan: Inwood Hill Park

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

2:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Feb 18

Winter Beach Walk and Art Workshop

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

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Kids will get the chance to explore the natural shoreline of Conference House Park and ollect interesting natural objects, such as shells and pieces of drift wood.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 18

Kids Week in the Bronx: Crotona Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 18

Kids Week in Brooklyn: Marine Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 18

Kids Week in Queens: Forest Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 18

Kids Week in Staten Island: Blue Heron Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 18

Kids Week in Manhattan: Central Park

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Feb 19

Kids Week in the Bronx: Van Cortlandt Park

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

1:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 19

Kids Week in Brooklyn: Marine Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 19

Kids Week in Queens: Forest Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 19

Kids Week in Staten Island: Blue Heron Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 19

NYC Compost Project hosted by Queens Botanical Garden: I Heart Worms for Families

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Did you know that worms have five pairs of hearts? This unique hands-on workshop introduces kids to the life of indoor composting (red wiggler) worms!

Best For
Kids
Feb 19

Storytime & Craft at Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bring your little gardeners and nature lovers to QBG for a relaxing afternoon featuring nature-inspired stories, followed by a botanically-themed craft activity (while supplies last).
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 19

Kids' Week in Manhattan: Inwood Hill Park

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

2:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, February 20, 2015

Feb 20

Kids Week in the Bronx: Pelham Bay Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 20

Kids Week in Brooklyn: Marine Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 20

Kids Week in Queens: Alley Pond Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 20

Kids Week in Staten Island: Blue Heron Park

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

1:00 p.m.
School is out!! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 20

Kids Week in Manhattan: Central Park

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature-related programs and activities with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Feb 28

A Midwinter Night's Dream

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

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
While our jazz band plays, enjoy tasty bites, sweet delights, and a champagne punch.

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