NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2015 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 Fri, 06 Mar 2015 03:32:35 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[Family Nature Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/09/family-nature-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/09/family-nature-crafts Date: February 9, 2014

Urban Park Rangers are role models who encourage children to let their imaginations run wild in a safe, supportive atmosphere. Today we are making nature crafts to help us learn about our environment. All supplies provided.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 548-0912

Location: Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park)

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X010 Crotona Park 2014-02-09 2014-02-09 1:00 pm 40.837, -73.8934 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:30 EST
<![CDATA[Beginner Hockey Clinic (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/10/beginner-hockey-clinic http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/10/beginner-hockey-clinic Date: February 10, 2014

Improve your game with skating and puck control drills as well as scrimmage play, all in an encouraging environment.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 6 – 9. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-10 2014-02-10 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:45 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/12/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/12/after-school-ice-skating Date: February 12, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-12 2014-02-12 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Brooklyn Winter Movie Series: Despicable Me 2]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/13/brooklyn-winter-movie-series-despicable-me-2 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/13/brooklyn-winter-movie-series-despicable-me-2 Date: February 13, 2014

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Avoid the cold! Duck inside for a free movie series now showing at recreation centers in Brooklyn!

In Despicable Me 2, Gru is recruited to defeat a super criminal.

Open to the public. Free popcorn!

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 485-4633

Location: Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground)

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B270 Brownsville Playground 2014-02-13 2014-02-13 3:00 pm 40.6566, -73.902 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:54 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/14/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/14/seasonal-crafts Date: February 14, 2014

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-02-14 2014-02-14 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:14 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/14/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/14/after-school-ice-skating Date: February 14, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-14 2014-02-14 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Scavenger Hunt]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/scavenger-hunt http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/scavenger-hunt Date: February 15, 2014

Urban Park Rangers are role models who encourage children to let their imaginations run wild in a safe, supportive atmosphere. Join us as we search for nature clues to complete our scavenger hunt.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)

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R119 Blue Heron Park 2014-02-15 2014-02-15 11:00 am 40.5309, -74.1778 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:14 EST
<![CDATA[Hands-on History: Tiny Valentine]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/handson-history-tiny-valentine http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/handson-history-tiny-valentine Date: February 15, 2014

Celebrate with your loved ones at King Manor! Create a miniature self-portrait inside a locket necklace and other 19th century-inspired valentines to give to your sweetheart. Families with children of all ages are welcome!

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 206-0545 x13

Location: King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)

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Q023 Rufus King Park 2014-02-15 2014-02-15 12:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.703, -73.8037 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/52cec2f4a1c5c.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:52 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: February 15, 2014

Look, up in the sky, it's a bird! But what kind? Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Led by the Brooklyn Brid Club.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 287-3400

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

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B073 Prospect Park 2014-02-15 2014-02-15 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/528136ab90698.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:10 EST
<![CDATA[Paper Arts & Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/paper-arts-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/paper-arts-crafts Date: February 15, 2014

Participants will have fun creating paper arts & crafts projects using multiple mediums. Projects may be origami, kirigami, decoupage, collage, etc.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-02-15 2014-02-15 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:55 EST
<![CDATA[Recycle-To-Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/recycletoart http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/recycletoart Date: February 15, 2014

Participants will have fun creating arts and crafts projects using different discarded everyday materials, turning them into new beautiful items. (All Ages)

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-02-15 2014-02-15 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:03 EST
<![CDATA[Family Winter Nature Hike]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/family-winter-nature-hike http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/15/family-winter-nature-hike Date: February 15, 2014

Urban Park Rangers are role models who encourage children to let their imaginations run wild in a safe, supportive atmosphere. Bring the whole family as we take a leisurely hike through Central Park's North Woods.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-15 2014-02-15 1:00 pm 40.7971, -73.9515 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/52af4edd88749.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:31 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Inwood Hill Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week3 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week3 Date: February 17, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 304-2365

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-02-17 2014-02-17 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Brooklyn Winter Movie Series: Monsters University]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/brooklyn-winter-movie-series-monsters-university http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/brooklyn-winter-movie-series-monsters-university Date: February 17, 2014

Avoid the cold! Duck inside for a free movie series now showing at recreation centers in Brooklyn.

In Monsters University, catch a glimpse of Mike and Sully's friendship in college - when they weren't the best of friends!

Open to the public. Free popcorn!

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 485-4633

Location: Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground)

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B270 Brownsville Playground 2014-02-17 2014-02-17 1:00 pm 40.6566, -73.902 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:55 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Brooklyn]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week1 Date: February 17, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2014-02-17 2014-02-17 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.6047, -73.9298 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Fort Totten Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week5 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week5 Date: February 17, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

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

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2014-02-17 2014-02-17 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.7952, -73.7784 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Staten Island]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week2 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week2 Date: February 17, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)

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R119 Blue Heron Park 2014-02-17 2014-02-17 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.5309, -74.1778 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in the Bronx]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week-in-crotona-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week-in-crotona-park Date: February 17, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 548-0912

Location: Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park)

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X010 Crotona Park 2014-02-17 2014-02-17 1:00 pm 40.837, -73.8934 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Central Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week4 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/kids-week4 Date: February 17, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-17 2014-02-17 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.7793, -73.9691 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Beginner Hockey Clinic (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/beginner-hockey-clinic http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/17/beginner-hockey-clinic Date: February 17, 2014

Improve your game with skating and puck control drills as well as scrimmage play, all in an encouraging environment.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 6 – 9. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-17 2014-02-17 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:45 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Inwood Hill Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week3 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week3 Date: February 18, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 304-2365

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-02-18 2014-02-18 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Brooklyn]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week1 Date: February 18, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2014-02-18 2014-02-18 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.6047, -73.9298 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Fort Totten Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week5 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week5 Date: February 18, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

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

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2014-02-18 2014-02-18 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.7952, -73.7784 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Staten Island]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week2 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week2 Date: February 18, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)

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R119 Blue Heron Park 2014-02-18 2014-02-18 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.5309, -74.1778 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in the Bronx]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week-in-crotona-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week-in-crotona-park Date: February 18, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 548-0912

Location: Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park)

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X010 Crotona Park 2014-02-18 2014-02-18 1:00 pm 40.837, -73.8934 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Central Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week4 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/18/kids-week4 Date: February 18, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-18 2014-02-18 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.7793, -73.9691 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Inwood Hill Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week3 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week3 Date: February 19, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 304-2365

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-02-19 2014-02-19 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Brooklyn]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week1 Date: February 19, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2014-02-19 2014-02-19 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.6047, -73.9298 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Fort Totten Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week5 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week5 Date: February 19, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

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

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2014-02-19 2014-02-19 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.7952, -73.7784 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Staten Island]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week2 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week2 Date: February 19, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)

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R119 Blue Heron Park 2014-02-19 2014-02-19 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.5309, -74.1778 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in the Bronx]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week-in-crotona-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week-in-crotona-park Date: February 19, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 548-0912

Location: Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park)

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X010 Crotona Park 2014-02-19 2014-02-19 1:00 pm 40.837, -73.8934 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Central Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week4 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/kids-week4 Date: February 19, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-19 2014-02-19 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.7793, -73.9691 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/19/after-school-ice-skating Date: February 19, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-19 2014-02-19 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Inwood Hill Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week3 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week3 Date: February 20, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 304-2365

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-02-20 2014-02-20 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Brooklyn]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week1 Date: February 20, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2014-02-20 2014-02-20 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.6047, -73.9298 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week at Forest Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week5 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week5 Date: February 20, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 846-2731

Location: Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)

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Q015 Forest Park 2014-02-20 2014-02-20 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.7007, -73.855 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Staten Island]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week2 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week2 Date: February 20, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)

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R119 Blue Heron Park 2014-02-20 2014-02-20 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.5309, -74.1778 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in the Bronx]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week-in-crotona-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week-in-crotona-park Date: February 20, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 548-0912

Location: Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park)

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X010 Crotona Park 2014-02-20 2014-02-20 1:00 pm 40.837, -73.8934 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Central Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week4 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/20/kids-week4 Date: February 20, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-20 2014-02-20 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.7793, -73.9691 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Inwood Hill Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week3 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week3 Date: February 21, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 304-2365

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-02-21 2014-02-21 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids Week]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week Date: February 21, 2014

School is out! Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs. Get outside and get excited! Call for additional details about Kids Week programs in your borough.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 548-0912

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

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2014-02-21 2014-02-21 1:00 pm 40.8911, -73.894 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Brooklyn]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week1 Date: February 21, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2014-02-21 2014-02-21 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.6047, -73.9298 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week at Forest Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week5 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week5 Date: February 21, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 846-2731

Location: Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park)

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Q015 Forest Park 2014-02-21 2014-02-21 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.7007, -73.855 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in the Bronx]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week-in-crotona-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week-in-crotona-park Date: February 21, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 548-0912

Location: Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park)

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X010 Crotona Park 2014-02-21 2014-02-21 1:00 pm 40.837, -73.8934 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Staten Island]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week2 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week2 Date: February 21, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)

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R119 Blue Heron Park 2014-02-21 2014-02-21 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.5309, -74.1778 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/seasonal-crafts Date: February 21, 2014

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-02-21 2014-02-21 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:14 EST
<![CDATA[Kids' Week in Central Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week4 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/kids-week4 Date: February 21, 2014

School is out! Get outside and get excited!

Take the kids to the park to enjoy a variety of nature programs.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-21 2014-02-21 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.7793, -73.9691 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/21/after-school-ice-skating Date: February 21, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-21 2014-02-21 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Washington’s Birthday Celebration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/22/washingtons-birthday-celebration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/22/washingtons-birthday-celebration Date: February 22, 2014

Celebrate George Washington’s Birthday with us! Tour the Mansion, try on colonial costumes, and complete a scavenger hunt. At 1:00 p.m. meet author Christine Wade who will read from her new novel Seven Locks, a story of one woman whose husband mysteriously disappears at the dawn of the American Revolution.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 923-8008

Location: Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)

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M073 Roger Morris Park 2014-02-22 2014-02-22 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.8345, -73.9385 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/52f3bc22f0038.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:35:43 EST
<![CDATA[Whimsical Winter Wonder: Closing Reception]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/22/whimsical-winter-wonderclosing-reception http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/22/whimsical-winter-wonderclosing-reception Date: February 22, 2014

Due to its popularity, the Whimsical Winter Wonder...exhibition has been extended through February. The exhibition was featured in News 12's Bronx Spotlight, Virtual Boricua, the Norwood News, Bronx Times, etc.

It contains the works of sixteen emerging and established artists interpreting a Whimsical Winter Wonderland. These American and international artists works charm and delight the spirit of the child or the child within. Curated by Lucy Aponte and Laura Alvarez.

Join us for the closing reception.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-02-22 2014-02-22 12:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:35:50 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/22/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/22/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: February 22, 2014

Look, up in the sky, it's a bird! But what kind? Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Led by the Brooklyn Brid Club.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 287-3400

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

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B073 Prospect Park 2014-02-22 2014-02-22 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/528136ab90698.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:10 EST
<![CDATA[Beginner Hockey Clinic (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/24/beginner-hockey-clinic http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/24/beginner-hockey-clinic Date: February 24, 2014

Improve your game with skating and puck control drills as well as scrimmage play, all in an encouraging environment.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 6 – 9. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-24 2014-02-24 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:45 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/26/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/26/after-school-ice-skating Date: February 26, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-26 2014-02-26 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/28/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/28/seasonal-crafts Date: February 28, 2014

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-02-28 2014-02-28 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:14 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/28/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/28/after-school-ice-skating Date: February 28, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-02-28 2014-02-28 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Youth Open Mic!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/28/arts-culture-funs-2014-winter-series-youth-open-mic http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/28/arts-culture-funs-2014-winter-series-youth-open-mic Date: February 28, 2014

Get creative at NYC Park's cultural arts center! Share, sing, or play your artwork at Von King's open mic at this event for teens and young adults.

Registration is required to participate, so let us know early. Contact Deb Grant or Gene Fowler at (718) 622-2082 to perform.

Presented by Arts, Culture & Fun.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 622-2082

Location: Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center (in Herbert Von King Park)

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B088 Herbert Von King Park 2014-02-28 2014-02-28 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.6899, -73.9467 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:41 EST
<![CDATA[Brooklyn Winter Movie Series: Spy Kids 3D Game Over]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/28/brooklyn-winter-movie-series-spy-kids-3d-game-over http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/02/28/brooklyn-winter-movie-series-spy-kids-3d-game-over Date: February 28, 2014

Duck inside for a free movie series now showing at recreation centers in Brooklyn.

In Spy Kids 3D: Game Over, Carmen gets trapped inside a virtual reality game designed by a new nemesis. Juni must save her and the world!

Open to the public. Free popcorn!

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 218-2380

Location: McCarren Play Center

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2014-02-28 2014-02-28 7:00 pm 40.7202, -73.951 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:55 EST
<![CDATA[National Girls and Women in Sports Day in Queens]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/national-girls-and-women-in-sports-day-queens http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/national-girls-and-women-in-sports-day-queens Date: March 1, 2014

Join us for National Girls and Women in Sports Day, an annual event honoring female athletes! To celebrate, NYC Parks has free events in all five boroughs.

Activities in Queens include:

  • Soccer clinic with Queens College
  • Zumba class
  • Wallyball game play
  • Double dutch with Stan's Pepper Steppers
  • Martial arts instruction
  • Cheerleading demo
  • Guest speakers
  • Giveaways

Register by 11:30 a.m. to receive a free t-shirt! Girls are welcome at this family-friendly event.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 393-7370

Location: Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)

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Q099 Flushing Meadows Corona Park 2014-03-01 2014-03-01 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.7515, -73.8344 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:42 EST
<![CDATA[National Girls and Women in Sports Day in Brooklyn]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/national-girls-and-women-in-sports-day-in-brooklyn1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/national-girls-and-women-in-sports-day-in-brooklyn1 Date: March 1, 2014

Join us for National Girls and Women in Sports Day, an annual event honoring female athletes! To celebrate, NYC Parks has free events in all five boroughs.

Activities in Brooklyn include:

  • Fitness challenge and talks by current and former WNBA New York Liberty players
  • Guest speaker April Holmes, USA Paralympic gold medal winner for track
  • Self-defense classes
  • Wheelchair sports
  • Nutrition talks
  • Giveaways

Register by 11:30 a.m. to receive a free t-shirt! Girls are welcome at this family-friendly event.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 965-8937

Location: St. Johns Recreation Center

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2014-03-01 2014-03-01 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.6735, -73.9348 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:42 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: March 1, 2014

Look, up in the sky, it's a bird! But what kind? Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Led by the Brooklyn Brid Club.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 287-3400

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

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B073 Prospect Park 2014-03-01 2014-03-01 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/528136ab90698.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:10 EST
<![CDATA[New York Turtles Meet and Greet]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/new-york-turtles-meet-and-greet http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/new-york-turtles-meet-and-greet Date: March 1, 2014

Bring the whole family to meet the turtles of New York with Lorri Cramer, N.Y. State Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator and Turtle Specialist, at this free program inside the Payson Park House.

Lorri Carmer of the New York Turtle and Tortoise Society will be joined by some of her shelled friends as she speaks about what makes turtles so special and what you can do to help them.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:15 pm

Contact phone: 212-795-1388x302

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-03-01 2014-03-01 2:00 pm 3:15 pm 40.8674, -73.929 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/52f2b540b2b8d.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:48 EST
<![CDATA[The Night Sky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/the-night-sky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/01/the-night-sky Date: March 1, 2014

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Fall and winter are the best times to observe meteor showers, the phases of the moon, and many planets of the Milky Way. 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:

Contact phone: (718) 319-7258

Location: Pelham Bay Ranger Station (in Pelham Bay Park)

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X039 Pelham Bay Park 2014-03-01 2014-03-01 7:00 pm 40.8516, -73.8266 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:35:20 EST
<![CDATA[FrogWatch USA]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/02/frogwatch-usa http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/02/frogwatch-usa Date: March 2, 2014

Become a citizen scientist and discover how you can help frogs and toads in our environment by identifying and monitoring their unique vocal calls. FrogWatch USA is a nationwide program that monitors and tracks amphibian populations by collecting data with help from volunteers like you! We will begin with a presentation where you will learn about the species that live here and how to idenify them. This training will kick off the Greenbelt's FrogWatch USA.

This program is suitable for ages 8 and up. This program is part of the Con Edison Citizen Science workshop series.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-3450

Location: 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park)

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R088 High Rock Park 2014-03-02 2014-03-02 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.5845, -74.1251 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:41 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/03/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/03/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 3, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-03 2014-03-03 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Beginner Hockey Clinic (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/03/beginner-hockey-clinic http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/03/beginner-hockey-clinic Date: March 3, 2014

Improve your game with skating and puck control drills as well as scrimmage play, all in an encouraging environment.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 6 – 9. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-03-03 2014-03-03 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:45 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/04/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/04/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 4, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-04 2014-03-04 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Mardi Gras Movie Night: The Princess and the Frog]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/04/mardi-gras-movie-night http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/04/mardi-gras-movie-night Date: March 4, 2014

Children can enjoy an evening of refreshments, crafts, and games and enjoy a feature presentation of Disney's "The Princess and the Frog."

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 393-7370

Location: Sorrentino Recreation Center

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Q446 Sorrentino Recreation Center 2014-03-04 2014-03-04 5:00 pm 40.6024, -73.7625 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:27 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/04/bryant-park-juggling1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/04/bryant-park-juggling1 Date: March 4, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 5:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-04 2014-03-04 5:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:10 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/05/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/05/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 5, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-05 2014-03-05 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Mardi Gras Movie Night: The Princess and the Frog]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/05/mardi-gras-movie-night-the-princess-and-the-frog http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/05/mardi-gras-movie-night-the-princess-and-the-frog Date: March 5, 2014

Children can enjoy an evening of refreshments, crafts, and games and enjoy a feature presentation of Disney's "The Princess and the Frog."

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 393-7370

Location: Roy Wilkins Recreation Center

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Q448 Roy Wilkins Recreation Center 2014-03-05 2014-03-05 4:00 pm 40.6881, -73.7701 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:27 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/05/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/05/after-school-ice-skating Date: March 5, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-03-05 2014-03-05 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/06/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/06/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 6, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-06 2014-03-06 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/07/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/07/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 7, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-07 2014-03-07 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/07/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/07/seasonal-crafts Date: March 7, 2014

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-03-07 2014-03-07 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:14 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/07/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/07/after-school-ice-skating Date: March 7, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-03-07 2014-03-07 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[National Girls and Women in Sports Day in Manhattan]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/08/national-girls-and-women-in-sports-day-in-manhattan http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/08/national-girls-and-women-in-sports-day-in-manhattan Date: March 8, 2014

Join us for National Girls and Women in Sports Day, an annual event honoring female athletes! To celebrate, NYC Parks has free events in all five boroughs.

Activities in Manhattan include:

  • Fitness challenge and talks led by WNBA's New York Liberty player Kym Hampton
  • Street hockey with Columbia University Ice Hockey team
  • Wendy Hilliard Foundation's rhythmic gymnastics demo
  • Rugby with NY Women's Rugby club
  • Handball with NYC Handball
  • Wheelchair basketball
  • Ultimate frisbee
  • Kickboxing instruction
  • Volleyball clinics with Hunter College
  • Softball clinics with Columbia University Softball team
  • Double dutch with Stan's Pepper Steppers
  • Golf putting games
  • Table tennis free play
  • Computer classes

Kids registered by 11:00 a.m. will receive a free t-shirt while supplies last! Girls are welcome at this family-friendly event.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 408-0262

Location: Tony Dapolito Recreation Center

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M103 Tony Dapolito Recreation Center 2014-03-08 2014-03-08 10:30 am 3:00 pm 40.7296, -74.0054 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:42 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/08/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/08/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: March 8, 2014

Look, up in the sky, it's a bird! But what kind? Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Led by the Brooklyn Brid Club.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 287-3400

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

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B073 Prospect Park 2014-03-08 2014-03-08 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/528136ab90698.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:10 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/08/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/08/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 8, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-08 2014-03-08 12:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:10 EST
<![CDATA[Book Making Workshop with Yarisa Colon]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/08/book-making-workshop-with-yarisa-colon-all-ages http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/08/book-making-workshop-with-yarisa-colon-all-ages Date: March 8, 2014

Learn to design and create a pocket-sized book using recycled materials. Techniques will include collage, drawing and the use of unique embellishments.

No prior book-making experience is required. All supplies will be provided, but please call the center to register, since space is limited.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-03-08 2014-03-08 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:51 EST
<![CDATA[Pretty Princess Tea Party]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/09/pretty-princess-tea-party http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/09/pretty-princess-tea-party Date: March 9, 2014

Join us for a proper sit-down tea party filled with princess fun. We will be serving tea, dainty sandwiches, fancy desserts, and more. Learn princess manners plus how to walk and talk like a princess. There will be sparkle make-up, storytelling, and a craft. Please come dressed in your best princess costume.

A certificate will be presented to each child making them an honorary princess at the end of the party.

For aspiring princesses ages 3-5.

For more information please call (718) 667-3545.

Space is limited! Please RSVP by March 1.

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 667-3545

Location: Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley)

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R129 Blood Root Valley 2014-03-09 2014-03-09 11:30 am 1:30 pm 40.5926, -74.1358 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:00 EST
<![CDATA[Nature Crafts: Make Your Own Backyard Bird Feeder]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/09/nature-crafts-make-your-own-backyard-bird-feeder http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/09/nature-crafts-make-your-own-backyard-bird-feeder Date: March 9, 2014

Birding with youth is the perfect way to use our senses and learn more about our natural environment right here in the city! What better time to learn about wildlife and bird migration than at the fist sign of spring! Join environmental educator Robin Sanchez for a fun indoor kids program to learn about the many native birds species while making recycled bird feeders and nesting bags in preparation for spring. Kids can then take their crafts home to discover and observe wildlife right out their own back window! Please bring an empty milk or juice carton from home (extra cartons will be available).
Suitable for ages 5-10. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
This program has been made possible with support from the Greenacre Foundation and Fort Tryon Park Trust.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-03-09 2014-03-09 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.8672, -73.9289 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:44 EST
<![CDATA[The Night Sky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/09/the-night-sky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/09/the-night-sky Date: March 9, 2014

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Fall and winter are the best times to observe meteor showers, the phases of the moon, and many planets of the Milky Way. 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:

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Belvedere Castle (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-03-09 2014-03-09 7:00 pm 40.7793, -73.9691 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:35:20 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/10/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/10/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 10, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-10 2014-03-10 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[National Girls and Women in Sports Day in Staten Island]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/10/national-girls-and-women-in-sports-day-in-staten-island http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/10/national-girls-and-women-in-sports-day-in-staten-island Date: March 10, 2014

Join us for National Girls and Women in Sports Day, an annual event honoring female athletes! To celebrate, NYC Parks has free events in all five boroughs.

Activities in Staten Island include:

  • Fitness challenge and talks led by WNBA's New York Liberty player Kym Hampton
  • Basketball clinics
  • Fitness classes
  • Hockey clinics
  • Guest speaker, College of Staten Island Dolphin's Ednita Lorenzo
  • Giveaways

Dress warmly! The event will be held outside. Kids registered by 3:30 p.m. will receive a free t-shirt while supplies last!

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 5:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 667-3545

Location: P.S. 018 John G. Whittier

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2014-03-10 2014-03-10 3:00 pm 5:30 pm 40.637, -74.1176 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:42 EST
<![CDATA[Beginner Hockey Clinic (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/10/beginner-hockey-clinic http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/10/beginner-hockey-clinic Date: March 10, 2014

Improve your game with skating and puck control drills as well as scrimmage play, all in an encouraging environment.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 6 – 9. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-03-10 2014-03-10 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:45 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/11/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/11/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 11, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-11 2014-03-11 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/11/bryant-park-juggling1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/11/bryant-park-juggling1 Date: March 11, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 5:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-11 2014-03-11 5:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:10 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/12/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/12/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 12, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-12 2014-03-12 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/12/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/12/after-school-ice-skating Date: March 12, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-03-12 2014-03-12 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/13/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/13/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 13, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-13 2014-03-13 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/14/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/14/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 14, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-14 2014-03-14 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/14/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/14/seasonal-crafts Date: March 14, 2014

Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-03-14 2014-03-14 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:14 EST
<![CDATA[After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/14/after-school-ice-skating http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/14/after-school-ice-skating Date: March 14, 2014

Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.

Participation in this 10-session program includes use of all equipment.

Ages 5 – 7. Space is limited; advance registration required.

Please note: Registration is full.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 348-4867

Location: Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-03-14 2014-03-14 4:00 pm 4:30 pm 40.7964, -73.9547 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: March 15, 2014

Look, up in the sky, it's a bird! But what kind? Join the Alliance to learn about the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Led by the Brooklyn Brid Club.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 287-3400

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

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B073 Prospect Park 2014-03-15 2014-03-15 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/528136ab90698.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:10 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 15, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-15 2014-03-15 12:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:10 EST
<![CDATA[Family Nature Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/family-nature-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/family-nature-crafts Date: March 15, 2014

Urban Park Rangers are role models who encourage children to let their imaginations run wild in a safe, supportive atmosphere. Today we will make nature crafts to help us learn about our environment. All supplies provided.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park)

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B032 Fort Greene Park 2014-03-15 2014-03-15 1:00 pm 40.6922, -73.9748 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:30 EST
<![CDATA[Explore Our Water World with Dr. Leonissa Ardizzone]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/explore-our-water-world-with-dr-leonissa-ardizzone http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/explore-our-water-world-with-dr-leonissa-ardizzone Date: March 15, 2014

Discover the many fascinating properties of water with Dr. A of Storefront Science. We'll look at surface tension, phases of matter, the atomic structure of water, and more through fun, hands-on science activities!

Meet inside the Payson Education Center at Payson Ave and Dyckman Street.
Appropriate for Ages 7-12. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388 x302

Location: Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-03-15 2014-03-15 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.8672, -73.9289 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5317877d3f1ba.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:26 EST
<![CDATA[The Night Sky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/the-night-sky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/15/the-night-sky Date: March 15, 2014

Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Fall and winter are the best times to observe meteor showers, the phases of the moon, and many planets of the Milky Way. 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:

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park)

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R031 Wolfe's Pond Park 2014-03-15 2014-03-15 7:00 pm 40.5204, -74.1895 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:35:20 EST
<![CDATA[Leprechaun Hike]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/16/leprechaun-hike http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/16/leprechaun-hike Date: March 16, 2014

Join the Greenbelt educators as we search for elusive leprechauns and their pots of gold in this St. Patrick's Day hike. Dress appropriately for hiking. This hike is one mile and is suitable for children ages 7 and up.

This program is sponsored by NYC Councilwoman Debi Rose. Registration required.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-3450

Location: Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley)

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R129 Blood Root Valley 2014-03-16 2014-03-16 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.5884, -74.1391 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:25 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/17/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/17/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 17, 2014

Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-03-17 2014-03-17 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST