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 Sat, 02 Aug 2014 00:46:28 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[Bryant Park Piano]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/bryant-park-piano http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/bryant-park-piano Date: September 20, 2013

Clap your hands, stamp your feet, and say yeah to weekday performances of ragtime, jazz, boogie-woogie, and stride piano in Bryant Park.

Performance Schedule:
August
19 – 23 Sue Maskaleris
26 – 30 Frank Owens
September
2 – 6 Armen Donelian
9 – 13 Dan Manjovi
16 – 20 Kuni Mikami
23 – 27 Daryl Sherman

Produced in partnership with the Local 802 of the American Federation of Musicians and Sam Ash Music Stores.

Start time: 12:30 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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<![CDATA[Bryant Park Fencing]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/bryant-park-fencing http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/bryant-park-fencing Date: September 20, 2013

Take a stab at the modern sport of fencing with masters from Manhattan Fencing Center. No prior experience needed, and equipment is provided.

Call to register. Drop-ins also welcome.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 382-2255

Location: Fifth Avenue Terrace (in Bryant Park)

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<![CDATA[Short Story Writing Workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/short-story-writing-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/short-story-writing-workshop Date: September 20, 2013

Got a short story in you? Have you always wanted to write, but didn't know how to begin? Need a little inspiration? Join our short story writing workshop at the Poe Park Visitor Center, with other writers, like yourself. For ages 16-adults.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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<![CDATA[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/seasonal-crafts Date: September 20, 2013

Participants of all ages will engage in creating crafts for the seasons.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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<![CDATA[Family Camping]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/family-camping http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/family-camping Date: September 20, 2013

The Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the spring and summer, and we look forward to welcoming your family.

Participants are chosen by lottery. To enter your name in the lottery, visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Tuesday, September 10.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: High Rock Ranger Station (in High Rock Park)

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<![CDATA[Outdoor Movies in Staten Island: Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/outdoor-movies-in-staten-island-madagascar-3-europes-most-wanted http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/outdoor-movies-in-staten-island-madagascar-3-europes-most-wanted Date: September 20, 2013

Enjoy what's left of the beautiful weather as part of these special, family-friendly movies in Staten Island. Admission is free! All that is needed is blankets as seating is limited.

In Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the Hippo, and Melman the Giraffe are still fighting to get home to their beloved Big Apple and of course, King Julien, Maurice and the Penguins are all along for the comedic adventure. Their journey takes them through Europe where they find the perfect cover: a traveling circus, which they reinvent - Madagascar style.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Owl Hollow Fields

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<![CDATA[Bowery Presents: City & Colour / Lissie / Lucy Rose]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/bowery-presents-city-colour-lissie-lucy-rose http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2013/09/20/bowery-presents-city-colour-lissie-lucy-rose Date: September 20, 2013

Doors: 5:30 PM

All times subject to change.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time:

Contact phone:

Location: Rumsey Playfield (in Central Park)

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