NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2016 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Sat, 06 Feb 2016 20:56:21 GMT <![CDATA[Astronomy]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/02/07/astronomy http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/02/07/astronomy Date: February 7, 2016

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events. Many programs feature astronomy experts and all equipments is provided.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: 212-628-2345

Location: North Side of the Great Lawn (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2016-02-07 2016-02-07 7:00 pm 8:30 pm 40.78250122070312500, -73.96569824218750000 Mon, 07 Dec 2015 18:00:02 EST
<![CDATA[Tour of the Galaxy]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/02/10/tour-of-the-galaxy http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/02/10/tour-of-the-galaxy Date: February 10, 2016

Learn the art of stargazing with the Amateur Astronomers Association.

Step up to our telescopes and see the stars like you’ve never been able to before. Our guide will instruct you on the different visible planets, moons, and constellations that hang above Brooklyn.

This tour will be led by Rori Baldari of Amateur Astronomers Association.

Photo by Etienne Frossard

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 Entrance (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2016-02-10 2016-02-10 6:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.70270156860400000, -73.99530029296900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/56b3a22cbdaee.jpg Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:00:02 EST
<![CDATA[The Night Sky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/02/20/the-night-sky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/02/20/the-night-sky Date: February 20, 2016

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: 718-352-1769

Location: Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2016-02-20 2016-02-20 6:00 pm 7:30 pm 40.79520034790039000, -73.77839660644531000 Wed, 09 Dec 2015 13:00:02 EST
<![CDATA[The Night Sky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/03/05/the-night-sky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/03/05/the-night-sky Date: March 5, 2016

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.

Start time: 6:00 am

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: 718-319-7258

Location: Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)

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X039 Pelham Bay Park 2016-03-05 2016-03-05 6:00 am 7:30 pm 40.85166235434100000, -73.82469034195000000 Wed, 09 Dec 2015 16:00:02 EST
<![CDATA[The Night Sky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/03/12/the-night-sky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/03/12/the-night-sky Date: March 12, 2016

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets. Program may include a hike to the overlook to escape the city lights, weather permitting.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: 212-628-2345

Location: Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2016-03-12 2016-03-12 7:00 pm 8:30 pm 40.86719894409180000, -73.92890167236328000 Wed, 09 Dec 2015 16:00:02 EST
<![CDATA[The Night Sky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/03/19/the-night-sky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/03/19/the-night-sky Date: March 19, 2016

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: 718-421-2021

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2016-03-19 2016-03-19 7:00 pm 8:30 pm 40.66070175170898400, -73.96540069580078000 Wed, 09 Dec 2015 16:00:02 EST
<![CDATA[Night Sky: Spring Equinox]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/03/20/astronomy-spring-equinox http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/03/20/astronomy-spring-equinox Date: March 20, 2016

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets. Welcome the arrival of spring and learn more about the astronomical characteristics of the spring equinox phenomenon.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: 718-967-3542

Location: Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2016-03-20 2016-03-20 7:00 pm 8:30 pm 40.50255203247070000, -74.25181579589844000 Mon, 14 Dec 2015 15:00:02 EST