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Sunday, February 14, 2016

Feb 14

Winter Chamber Music

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
The Rivertown String Quartet performs a wonderful one-hour program of romantic classical music, including pieces by Schubert, Beethoven, and Ginastera—perfect for Valentine’s Day.

Feb 14

Gilded Age Glamour Exhibition Opening

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Featuring garments dating primarily to 1870–1900, this fashion exhibition reflects the continuing history of the mansion beyond the Bartow family.
Free!

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Feb 16

Kids Week Bronx: Coastal Animal Exploration

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn to recognize difference between invertebrates, fish, birds, and much more.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, February 19, 2016

Feb 19

Kids Week Bronx: Orienteering

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
On this program, participants will learn how to use a compass and tips for reading maps.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Feb 20

Winter Succulent Garden Terrarium Workshop

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join horticulturalist and author Maria Colletti to design and make a miniature succulent garden under glass to take home.

Sunday, February 21, 2016

Feb 21

Owl Prowl

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

8:30 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Join Jack Rothman of City Island Birds to search the grounds for owls and other winter species, including winter woodland birds and waterfowl.
Free!

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Feb 28

Poetry in the Parlors

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Bartow-Pell teams up with Four Way Books to present the second Sunday afternoon poetry reading in the double parlors.

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Mar 5

The Night Sky

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

6:00 a.m.7:30 p.m.
Explore the science, history, and folklore of the universe with the Urban Park Rangers, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Mar 6

Hunter Island Night Hike

at Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Join the Rangers for this rare winter night hike. Participants are chosen by lottery. To enter you name in the lottery, visit www.nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on February 3rd.
Free!

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Mar 26

Living with White-Tailed Deer

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn about deer ecology and behavior as you look for clues of deer presence. Join in a discussion about the impacts of deer in an urban environment.
Free!