NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2014 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_things_to_do/upcoming_events/events_search.php NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:32:41 GMT NYC Parks News 25 25 http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_things_to_do/upcoming_events/events_search.php http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/parks_leaf_thumb.gif <![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Track Club Saturday Morning Group-Run]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/van-cortlandt-track-club-saturday-morning-grouprun http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/van-cortlandt-track-club-saturday-morning-grouprun Date: March 30, 2013

Good Morning! Come join the Van Cortlandt Track Club for regular morning group runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups each Saturday morning at 8AM!

We break into various groups based on different paces and distances, starting with a loop of the Parade Grounds, then some peel off through the trails for various length and speed runs in smaller groups.

Be sure to meet back up after the run for breakfast!

Visit www.vctc.org for details & local running tips.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Van Cortlandt Stadium (in Van Cortlandt Park)

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 8:00 am 40.888, -73.8968 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Just Food Conference]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/just-food-conference http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/just-food-conference Date: March 30, 2013

This annual conference offers opportunities for the public, food professionals, entrepreneurs, job seekers, CSA members, community organizers and farmers to come together for two days of workshops and skill-building sessions. The conference offers more than 100 workshops covering cooking and food preservation techniques, CSA trends, local and national farm and food issues, as well as ways to mobilize communities in order to increase access to farm-fresh, locally-grown food.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the Just Food Events Web site.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 6:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Food & Finance High School

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2013-03-30 2013-03-30 8:00 am 6:30 pm 40.7654, -73.993 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[2013 Group Trail Runs High Rock Park in the Greenbelt]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/2013-group-trail-runs-high-rock-park-in-the-greenbelt http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/2013-group-trail-runs-high-rock-park-in-the-greenbelt Date: March 30, 2013

Join experienced runners from the Staten Island Athletic Club (SIAC) for training runs leading up to the High Rock Challenge Adventure Race.The group will leave at 8 am from the High Rock parking lot. Note that the final distance and resulting route will be determined by the group’s skill and fitness level - everyone is welcome.There is no charge and no reservation requirement. Plan on one hour of running. Please share a ride to High Rock as parking is limited.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park)

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R088 High Rock Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 8:00 am 40.5845, -74.1251 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Bird Walks]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/bird-walks http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/bird-walks Date: March 30, 2013

Bird Walks focus on wildlife happenings in the park and are led by NYC Audubon experts or the Urban Park Rangers.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 430-1890

Location: Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 8:00 am 9:30 am 40.8911, -73.894 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Repetition in Design]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/repetition-in-design http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/repetition-in-design Date: March 30, 2013

A series of oil paintings on canvas along with original sketches by Queens artist Gennadyi Gurman. Mr. Gurman is also QBG's Supervising Museum Instructor. This exhibit, in the Gallery of the Visitor & Administration Building is an exploration of life inside repetitive shapes.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 886-3800

Location: Queens Botanical Garden

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2013-03-30 2013-03-30 8:00 am 4:30 pm 40.7515, -73.8262 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Mad. Sq. Art: Sandra Gibson & Luis Recoder Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/mad-sq-art-sandra-gibson-luis-recoder-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/mad-sq-art-sandra-gibson-luis-recoder-exhibition Date: March 30, 2013

Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new installation to inaugurate the spring 2013 season: Topsy-Turvy: A Camera Obscura Installation (2013) by New York-based artists Sandra Gibson and Luis Recoder. On view from March 1 – April 5, 2013, Topsy-Turvy will reimagine one of the world’s oldest moving image devices into a life-sized 10-foot by 10-foot structure. Park visitors will be able to enter the interactive, large-scale installation, which will utilize the physical properties of light to capture images of the surrounding Flatiron District in real time. This centuries-old artistic medium will alter how visitors experience the park and engage with the various elements of New York City’s urban landscape through a new and exciting lens.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 538-1884

Location: Southern End (in Madison Square Park)

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M052 Madison Square Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:00 am 5:00 pm 40.741, -73.9883 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/510199a071f39.jpg Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Woodland Discovery Kit in Central Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/woodland-discovery-kit-in-central-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/woodland-discovery-kit-in-central-park Date: March 30, 2013

Visit The Wild Garden: Discovering Central Park Woodlands exhibit and start exploring the North Woods on your own by borrowing a North Woods Discovery Kit stocked with binoculars, a hand lens, and flora/fauna guides. Accompanying adult with valid ID required. Purchase an optional Discovery Journal for $2 for a one-of-a-kind woodland adventure. Recommended for ages 8 – 12.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 860-1370

Location: Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:00 am 5:00 pm 40.7968, -73.9515 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[The Wild Garden: Discovering Central Park Woodlands Exhibit]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/the-wild-garden-discovering-central-park-woodlands-exhibit http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/the-wild-garden-discovering-central-park-woodlands-exhibit Date: March 30, 2013

Use this hands-on exhibit to illuminate the history, ecology, and management of the woodlands and learn why these landscapes are so essential to the purpose of Central Park. The exhibit includes a digital interactive app highlighting historic photos and revealing hidden features. Exhibit introductions are available by appointment for groups of 10 or more; call (212) 860-1370 for more information.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 860-1370

Location: Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:00 am 5:00 pm 40.7968, -73.9515 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[The Orchid Show at The New York Botanical Garden]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/the-orchid-show-at-the-new-york-botanical-garden http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/the-orchid-show-at-the-new-york-botanical-garden Date: March 30, 2013

Beginning March 2, The Orchid Show dramatically transforms The New York Botanical Garden’s landmark Enid A. Haupt Conservatory into a lush rain forest. Each year, the eagerly anticipated exhibition displays thousands of orchids in the country’s largest curated show featuring orchids. This year, the exhibition is designed by the Botanical Garden’s own Francisca Coelho, Vivian and Edward Merrin Vice President for Glasshouses and Exhibitions.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 817-8700

Location: The New York Botanical Garden

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2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:00 am 40.8597, -73.8806 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/511bfc0297cbb.JPG Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[NYC Audubon Early Spring Bird Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/nyc-audubon-early-spring-bird-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/nyc-audubon-early-spring-bird-walk Date: March 30, 2013

Meet for a hike around the ponds and uplands to look for the first birds of spring. We can expect to see ospreys, oystercatchers, ibis, great egrets, laughing gulls, and phoebes to name a few. Leader: Don Riepe.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 371-8577

Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center (in Jamaica Bay Park)

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Q309 Jamaica Bay Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.619, -73.8264 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Volunteer at Lincoln Terrace Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/volunteer-at-lincoln-terrace-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/volunteer-at-lincoln-terrace-park Date: March 30, 2013

Volunteer at Lincoln Terrace Park in Brooklyn by raking leaves and spreading mulch and woodchips to trees and flower beds, and painting benches, fences, and light poles.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Eastern Parkway & Buffalo Avenue (in Lincoln Terrace / Arthur S. Somers Park)

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B054 Lincoln Terrace / Arthur S. Somers Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.6682, -73.9258 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Sprint to the Finish Indoor Triathlon]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/sprint-to-the-finish-indoor-triathlon http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/sprint-to-the-finish-indoor-triathlon Date: March 30, 2013

Need a challenge to work towards? Feeling stagnant in your exercise routine? Come test your fitness level and set new goals at the NYC Parks' Sprint to the Finish Indoor Triathlon!

Event includes a 300 yard swim, three mile stationary bike ride, and two mile treadmill run.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 402-5155

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:00 am 40.8108, -73.9147 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Cross-Park Promenade]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/crosspark-promenade http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/crosspark-promenade Date: March 30, 2013

Join us for a tour through Central Park in which you will see a hidden bench that tells time, miniature boats powered by the wind, a magnificent sculpture celebrating fresh water, and much more!

Groups of seven or more people should call (212) 360-2726 or email tours@centralparknyc.org to schedule a custom tour.

Accessibility level: Easy to negotiate; paths and few stairs - mostly accessible to people with disabilities.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:45 am

Contact phone: (212) 772-0210

Location: East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:30 am 11:45 am 40.7725, -73.967 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Film Making Workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/film-making-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/film-making-workshop Date: March 30, 2013

Take a film workshop on DSLR Motion Photography with filmmaker Eddie Olmo. Students will learn photography in film making, writing a script and basic editing and will have the chance to create their own 3-minute film. Information on how to submit to Film Festivals will also be provided.

On April 13, students will screen and showcase their projects for a public audience.

Workshops will consist of 6 classes and 1 day of screening of 4 hours each every Saturday starting March 16 to April 13, 2013 from 10:30am - 2:30pm. Classes will be open to the age group of 16 and over with a class limit of 20 students.

Participants should call, email, or come in to sign up and be able to commit to completing the series.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:30 am 2:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Creepy Crawlies!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/creepy-crawlies http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/creepy-crawlies Date: March 30, 2013

The itsy bitsy spider is fun to learn about, and the insects are too! Hear all about creepy crawlies during this interactive family friendly program.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:30 am

Contact phone:

Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center (in Jamaica Bay Park)

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Q309 Jamaica Bay Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:30 am 11:30 am 40.619, -73.8264 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5149f351cd51e.jpg Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Strength And Conditioning Training Sessions With Next Level Performance]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/strength-and-conditioning-training-sessions-with-next-level-performance http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/strength-and-conditioning-training-sessions-with-next-level-performance Date: March 30, 2013

Are you ready for the High Rock Challenge? Training Sessions are fast paced and designed to build your strength and endurance for whatever the High Rock Challenge holds in store. Expect something different every week, the ROD is anything but routine. Certified instructors will guide you through a total body workout designed to engage the core and recruit numerous muscle groups, creating a high intensity cardiovascular based resistance routine.

Sessions take place outdoors in High Rock Park, which will help you get acquainted with the terrain for race day. The degree of difficulty and the duration of the sessions will increase as the weeks go on and race time nears. Dress for the weather, bring water and be prepared to get dirty.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 667-2165

Location: High Rock Gate (in High Rock Park)

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R088 High Rock Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 10:30 am 40.5838, -74.1233 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/513e263ca22eb.jpg Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Bird Walks at The New York Botanical Garden]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/bird-walks-at-the-new-york-botanical-garden http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/bird-walks-at-the-new-york-botanical-garden Date: March 30, 2013

The diverse habitats of the Botanical Garden offer visitors a chance to see dozens of species of birds throughout the year. Bring your binoculars and walk the Garden grounds with an expert.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: 718-817-8700

Location: Watson Building (in Bronx Park)

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X002 Bronx Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 11:00 am 40.8624, -73.8805 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Chess Clinic]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/chess-clinic http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/chess-clinic Date: March 30, 2013

Learn new tactical insights from Chess Master Shirley Ben-Dak, then pit your newly acquired skills against other players at your level tournament-style.

Ages 6+.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-1461

Location: Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.7689, -73.9746 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Spring Egg Hunt at Queens Botanical Garden]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/spring-egg-hunt-at-queens-botanical-garden http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/spring-egg-hunt-at-queens-botanical-garden Date: March 30, 2013

Come enjoy the beauty of the Garden at QBG's first Spring Egg Hunt! Bring your own basket to collect eggs hidden in the Crabapple Orchard in our Arboretum. The fun continues with seasonal crafts activities for children and a special visit from Flora the Flower, QBG's mascot! This event will take place weather permitting and the fee is $5 per child, which includes Garden admission. The Parking Garden will be open for this event at $5 per vehicle.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 886-3800

Location: Queens Botanical Garden

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2013-03-30 2013-03-30 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.7515, -73.8262 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5123e48c4edfe.jpg Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Street Types: Turn of the Century Portraiture By Alice Austen]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/street-types-turn-of-the-century-portraiture-by-alice-austen http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/street-types-turn-of-the-century-portraiture-by-alice-austen Date: March 30, 2013

This show explores the portraits Alice Austen made on the streets of Manhattan at the turn of the last century. Her curious work captured the faces of New York City’s working class, as the population exploded with an influx of new immigrants, hoping to find the American Dream.
The Alice Austen House Museum is accessible to wheelchair users. There is a wheelchair ramp located in the rear of the museum.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 816-4506

Location: Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park)

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R117 Alice Austen Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 11:00 am 5:00 pm 40.6146, -74.0631 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Community Environmental Center EcoHouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/community-environmental-center-ecohouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/community-environmental-center-ecohouse Date: March 30, 2013

The Community Environmental Center EcoHouse, a mobile, free, environmental education exhibit, will be at storm-damaged Inwood Hill Park through April 5. Fun as well as educational, the EcoHouse is an ideal experience for both youngsters and their parents. Wall signs explain all the displays, but to really get the full EcoHouse effect, listen to CEC’s expert guides, or bring your cell or smart phone and listen to the audio guide.

Hours are Mondays through Fridays, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. for school groups; and 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., for the general public (But walk-ins are welcome at any time!). For more information about how to visit the EcoHouse, or to arrange a group tour, contact Katherine Gloede, kgloede@cecenter.org.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Park entrance at 218th Street & Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.8729, -73.9186 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/514351473dcae.jpg Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Historic New York Walking Tour: Park Slope]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/historic-new-york-walking-tour-park-slope http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/historic-new-york-walking-tour-park-slope Date: March 30, 2013

Ice-age glaciers, Native Americans, Dutch traders, British Redcoats, and the Underground Railroad have all left their mark on New York City. Their stories can be found in the names of our streets, our architecture, and our parks. Urban Park Rangers specialize in interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city’s long history.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Grand Army Plaza Arch (in Grand Army Plaza)

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B040 Grand Army Plaza 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 12:00 pm 40.6729, -73.9698 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[West Side Stories]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/west-side-stories http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/west-side-stories Date: March 30, 2013

Walk through a scenic area on the western edge of Central Park, much of which is off the beaten track for most visitors. See rolling meadows, lake views, bridges of different styles, and a garden with flowers and plants mentioned by Shakespeare.

Groups of seven or more people should call (212) 360-2726 or email tours@centralparknyc.org to schedule a custom tour.

Accessibility level: Moderate inclines and stairs, paths clear and negotiable - only parts accessible to people with disabilities.

Start time: 12:30 pm

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 772-0210

Location: 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 12:30 pm 1:30 pm 40.782, -73.9714 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Exploring Clouds]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/exploring-clouds http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/exploring-clouds Date: March 30, 2013

Discover the different types of clouds and what they can tell us about upcoming weather patterns.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

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

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 1:00 pm 40.7952, -73.7784 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Living In Sequence Exhibition: Closing Reception]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/living-in-sequence-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/living-in-sequence-exhibition Date: March 30, 2013

Living in Sequence is a comic book exhibition celebrating Poe Park's place in comic history. Bob Kane, Bill Finger and Jerry Robinson once created Batman, Robin and the Joker while sitting on a park bench in Poe Park. Living in Sequence will take you on a journey from the golden age of comics through today, demonstrating how the American art form of comics still thrives in the Bronx.

Artists works on display: Shawn Atkinson, Chris Duckett, Trevor Von Eeden, Will Eisner, Ray Felix, Corey F. Godwell, Dmitry Gubin, Hal Foster, N. Steve Harris, Irwin Hasen, Jack Kirby, Carl Kent, Alitha E Martinez, Regine Sawyer, Jerry Robinson, Vanessa Verduga and Roberto Williams.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 1:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/51128630745bc.JPG Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Sherman Creek Meadow Shearing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/sherman-creek-meadow-shearing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/sherman-creek-meadow-shearing Date: March 30, 2013

Help weed and cut back the grasses and perennials growing in the Sherman Creek Meadow. Learn about native meadow plants and how NYRP’s approach to meadow maintenance creates habitat and food sources for many of the birds, mammals and insects that call Sherman Creek home.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (917) 291-6436

Location: Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek)

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M300 Sherman Creek 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 1:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.8611, -73.918 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Castle and its Kingdom]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/castle-and-its-kingdom http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/castle-and-its-kingdom Date: March 30, 2013

Take a walk around the lands dominated by Belvedere Castle, situated high on Vista Rock. Visit the 55 acre realm on an eclectic tour of history and nature.

Groups of seven or more people should call (212) 360-2726 or email tours@centralparknyc.org to schedule a custom tour.

Accessibility level: Moderate inclines and stairs, paths clear and negotiable - only parts accessible to people with disabilities.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 772-0210

Location: Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 2:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.7793, -73.9691 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Nocturnal Wildlife]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/nocturnal-wildlife http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/03/30/nocturnal-wildlife Date: March 30, 2013

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. From falcons and salamanders, to deer and seals, wildlife viewing opportunities exist year-round in all of our parks and beaches. Wildlife viewing is a perfect activity for any age. Today wildlife viewing is recognized as one of the nation’s fastest growing activities. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in New York City.

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2013-03-30 2013-03-30 5:00 pm 40.7793, -73.9691 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:32:41 EDT