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 Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:06:18 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[Junior Volunteer Corps Spring Cleaning]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/30/junior-volunteer-corps http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/30/junior-volunteer-corps Date: March 30, 2014

Families and elementary-school-aged community groups are invited to join us for spring cleaning!

Children will learn the importance of giving back to the community while making a meaningful difference in the Park where they learn, play, and grow.

Start time: 1:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 287-3400

Location: Prospect Park West & Third Street (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2014-03-30 2014-03-30 1:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.6682, -73.9736 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/532743848d220.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:19 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/31/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/03/31/bryant-park-juggling Date: March 31, 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 2014-03-31 2014-03-31 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/01/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/01/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 1, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-01 2014-04-01 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:19 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/01/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/01/bryant-park-games Date: April 1, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-01 2014-04-01 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/01/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/01/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 1, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-01 2014-04-01 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/01/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/01/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 1, 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 2014-04-01 2014-04-01 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/2014/04/01/bryant-park-juggling1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/01/bryant-park-juggling1 Date: April 1, 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 2014-04-01 2014-04-01 5:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:10 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/02/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/02/bryant-park-games Date: April 2, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-02 2014-04-02 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/02/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/02/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 2, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-02 2014-04-02 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/02/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/02/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 2, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-02 2014-04-02 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/02/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/02/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 2, 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 2014-04-02 2014-04-02 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/03/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/03/bryant-park-games Date: April 3, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-03 2014-04-03 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/03/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/03/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 3, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-03 2014-04-03 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/03/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/03/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 3, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-03 2014-04-03 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/03/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/03/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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 2014-04-03 2014-04-03 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/04/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/04/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 4, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-04 2014-04-04 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/04/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/04/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 4, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-04 2014-04-04 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/04/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/04/bryant-park-games Date: April 4, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-04 2014-04-04 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/04/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/04/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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 2014-04-04 2014-04-04 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/2014/04/04/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/04/seasonal-crafts Date: April 4, 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 2014-04-04 2014-04-04 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:14 EST
<![CDATA[Sand Art & Scrap Booking with Princess for a Life Time]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/sand-art-scrap-booking-with-princess-for-a-life-time http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/sand-art-scrap-booking-with-princess-for-a-life-time Date: April 5, 2014

Participants will make a sand art bottle as well as get to create their own scrapbook to fill with pictures and memories.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:13 EST
<![CDATA[Opening Day: Volunteer to Plant Flax at Lefferts Historic House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/flax-plating-at-lefferts-historic-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/flax-plating-at-lefferts-historic-house Date: April 5, 2014

Celebrate opening day with the Prospect Park Alliance at Lefferts Historic House. Help plant the first crop of the season, and have some spring fun spreading flax seed, watering the garden, or challenging friends and family to historic hoop games. While you're there, make a fun Lefferts button to take home.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.6643, -73.9639 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/53273e10bca37.png Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:37 EST
<![CDATA[Opening Day: Pop-Up Audubon Leaf Litter Critters]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/popup-audubon-leaf-litter-critters http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/popup-audubon-leaf-litter-critters Date: April 5, 2014

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for a new season of Pop-Up Audubon, the popular environmental education program that takes place throughout the Park, now in its second year.
2:00 p.m.: Nature on the Go!
A healthy forest has helpers to ensure the circle of life goes on. Join Pop-Up Audubon to learn more about creatures, fungus and decomposition. Learn how to create your own compost bin.
3:00 p.m.: Nature's Helpers
Spend some time outside enjoying nature while helping to keep the park clean. Families are invited to take a tour of the park and help keep it clean along the way. Gloves, garbage bags and trash grabbers will be provided.
4:00 p.m.: Family Bird Watching
Ever tried bird watching? Join a naturalist and learn how to observe and identify some of the 200 species of bird that pass through Prospect Park.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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B073 Prospect Park 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 10:00 am 4:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/53273e10bca37.png Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:59 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 5, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/bryant-park-games Date: April 5, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 5, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 12:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:10 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: April 5, 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 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 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[Kids Sensory Perception Hike]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/kids-sensory-perception-hike http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/kids-sensory-perception-hike Date: April 5, 2014

We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world. Children who spend time outdoors develop strong imaginations and learn to socialize better with others. Urban Park Rangers are role models who encourage children to let their imaginations run wild in a safe, supportive atmosphere.

On this hike, children will learn to use sensory perception as they explore the natural world.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

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

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B032 Fort Greene Park 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 1:00 pm 40.6922, -73.9748 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Sewing & Crochet Circle]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/home-sewing-crochet-circle http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/05/home-sewing-crochet-circle Date: April 5, 2014

Please join “Home” artists Kathleen Granados and Anne Mailey as they lead a sewing and crocheting workshop.

Knitting, needlepoint and embroidery are welcome too. Tea will be served.

Ages 10+ Reservations encouraged.

Support provided by the West Harlem Local Development Corporation Fund of Tides.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 923-8008

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

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M073 Roger Morris Park 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.8345, -73.9385 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:04 EST
<![CDATA[Family Scavenger Hunt]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/family-scavenger-hunt http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/family-scavenger-hunt Date: April 6, 2014

Urban Park Rangers are role models who encourage children to let their imaginations run wild in a safe, supportive atmosphere.

Join the Rangers for this family-friendly, nature-themed scavenger hunt.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: 718-846-2731

Location: The Velodrome (in Kissena Park)

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Q024 Kissena Park 2014-04-06 2014-04-06 11:00 am 40.7447, -73.8094 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:31 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 6, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-06 2014-04-06 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Kids Nature Hike (light)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/kids-nature-hike-light http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/kids-nature-hike-light Date: April 6, 2014

Urban Park Rangers are role models who encourage children to let their imaginations run wild in a safe, supportive atmosphere.

Join the Rangers for this kid-friendly, light hike through the woods.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 304-2365

Location: Inwood Hill Park

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-04-06 2014-04-06 11:00 am 40.873, -73.9254 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:20 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 6, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-06 2014-04-06 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/bryant-park-games Date: April 6, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-06 2014-04-06 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Spring in Focus: Microscope Investigations at High Rock Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/spring-in-focus-microscope-investigations-at-high-rock-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/06/spring-in-focus-microscope-investigations-at-high-rock-park Date: April 6, 2014

Let's zoom in and take a closer look at the wonders of the spring season. From buds and flowers to feathers and wings, spring is even more sensational when we take the time to examine parts more closely.

This program is geared for ages 8-13 and is sponsored by City Councilmember Debi Rose. Registration required.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-3450

Location: 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park)

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R088 High Rock Park 2014-04-06 2014-04-06 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.5845, -74.1251 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:42 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/07/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/07/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 7, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-07 2014-04-07 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/07/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/07/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 7, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-07 2014-04-07 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/07/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/07/bryant-park-games Date: April 7, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-07 2014-04-07 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/07/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/07/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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 2014-04-07 2014-04-07 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/08/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/08/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 8, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-08 2014-04-08 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/08/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/08/bryant-park-games Date: April 8, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-08 2014-04-08 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/08/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/08/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 8, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-08 2014-04-08 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/08/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/08/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-08 2014-04-08 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/2014/04/08/bryant-park-juggling1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/08/bryant-park-juggling1 Date: April 8, 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 2014-04-08 2014-04-08 5:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:10 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/09/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/09/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 9, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-09 2014-04-09 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/09/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/09/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 9, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-09 2014-04-09 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/09/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/09/bryant-park-games Date: April 9, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-09 2014-04-09 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/09/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/09/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 9, 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 2014-04-09 2014-04-09 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/10/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/10/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 10, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-10 2014-04-10 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/10/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/10/bryant-park-games Date: April 10, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-10 2014-04-10 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/10/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/10/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 10, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-10 2014-04-10 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/10/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/10/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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 2014-04-10 2014-04-10 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/11/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/11/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 11, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-11 2014-04-11 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/11/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/11/bryant-park-games Date: April 11, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-11 2014-04-11 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/11/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/11/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 11, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-11 2014-04-11 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/11/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/11/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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 2014-04-11 2014-04-11 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/2014/04/11/seasonal-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/11/seasonal-crafts Date: April 11, 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 2014-04-11 2014-04-11 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.865, -73.8947 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:15 EST
<![CDATA[Birding for Kids]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/birding-for-kids http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/birding-for-kids Date: April 12, 2014

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in New York City. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels, this program is geared towards beginners and young bird watchers.

To enhance your experience we encourage you to bring binoculars and field guides, or ask a Ranger to borrow a pair.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2014-04-12 2014-04-12 10:00 am 40.6047, -73.9298 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:48 EST
<![CDATA[Fort Tryon Egg Hunt]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/fort-tryon-egg-hunt http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/fort-tryon-egg-hunt Date: April 12, 2014

A celebration of the season! Join us for our Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Billings Lawn, featuring egg hunt, face painting, raffle and games.

This event has been generously supported by the Bennett Park Community Alliance, the Fort Tryon Park Trust, Northern Manhattan Parks and area parents.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 12:45 pm

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Billings Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-04-12 2014-04-12 10:30 am 12:45 pm 40.8602, -73.9345 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:39 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 12, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-12 2014-04-12 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 12, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-12 2014-04-12 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Community Egg Hunt and Spring Event]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/community-egg-hunt-and-spring-event-at-corporal-thompson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/community-egg-hunt-and-spring-event-at-corporal-thompson-park Date: April 12, 2014

Join us for a fun festival outside at Corporal Thompson Park!

Activities will include: Children's rides, face painting, arts and crafts, games and music, plus take part in an egg hunt and meet the Easter bunny!

The festival will take place rain or shine.

Brought to you in part by North Shore Councilwoman Debi Rose, Brothers Care, Inc. and NYC Parks' Staten Island Recreation.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Cpl. Thompson Park (in CPL. Thompson Park)

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R109 CPL. Thompson Park 2014-04-12 2014-04-12 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.6379, -74.1191 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:06 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/bryant-park-games Date: April 12, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-12 2014-04-12 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-12 2014-04-12 12:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:10 EST
<![CDATA[Sunset Park Easter Eggstravaganza]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/sunset-park-easter-eggstravaganza http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/sunset-park-easter-eggstravaganza Date: April 12, 2014

Bring the family for Easter fun at the Sunset Park Easter Eggstravanganza!

Kids can play games with the NYC Parks' Mobile Play Van. There'll be opportunities to meet the Easter bunny and receive free giveaways!

This event is sponsored in part by the Health Essentials Association.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 972-2135

Location: Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park)

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B087 Sunset Park 2014-04-12 2014-04-12 12:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.648, -74.0037 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:35:13 EST
<![CDATA[Introduction to Bird Watching]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/introduction-to-bird-watching http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/12/introduction-to-bird-watching Date: April 12, 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 2014-04-12 2014-04-12 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[Javits Playground Physics with Dr. A]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/javits-playground-physics-with-dr-a http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/javits-playground-physics-with-dr-a Date: April 13, 2014

Attention budding scientists and young geniuses at large! Join Dr. Leonissa Ardizzone of Storefront Science to explore the physics all around us.

Discover the many fascinating properties of physics through fun, hands-on science, and math activities!

Appropriate for ages 7-12. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Jacob Javits Playground (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2014-04-13 2014-04-13 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.859, -73.9349 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5339ad52bd151.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:18 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/bryant-park-games Date: April 13, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-13 2014-04-13 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[History Play Date - Searching for Spring]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/history-play-date-searching-for-spring http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/history-play-date-searching-for-spring Date: April 13, 2014

Spring is here! Young visitors are invited to explore the Dyckman Farmhouse garden in a scavenger hunt for the earliest signs of spring. Stop by for a self-guided scavenger hunt.

Recommended for children age 4 and up.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 304-9422

Location: Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum)

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M026 Dyckman House Museum 2014-04-13 2014-04-13 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.8675, -73.9229 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:00 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 13, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-13 2014-04-13 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Celebrate Earth Day: Recycled Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/celebrate-earth-day-recycled-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/celebrate-earth-day-recycled-art Date: April 13, 2014

Join the Rangers in this celebration of Earth Day. Engage your creative side and breathe new life into reusable items.

All supplies provided.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 304-2365

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-04-13 2014-04-13 11:00 am 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:30 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 13, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-13 2014-04-13 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[QBG Craft Table at The Shops at Skyview Center]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/qbg-craft-table-at-the-shops-at-skyview-center http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/qbg-craft-table-at-the-shops-at-skyview-center Date: April 13, 2014

Make a festive spring craft to celebrate the beginning of the season!

Supplies are limited and times/location are subject to change.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 886-3800

Location: Shops at SkyView Center

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2014-04-13 2014-04-13 2:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.7578, -73.8347 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:01 EST
<![CDATA[Earth Day Movie Night: Wall-E]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/earth-day-movie-night http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/13/earth-day-movie-night Date: April 13, 2014

Come enjoy a showing of Wall-E, a film in which a robot sets out on a new adventure instead of doing what he was built to do. A great movie for all ages!

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 353-7853

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

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Q099 Flushing Meadows Corona Park 2014-04-13 2014-04-13 5:00 pm 40.7515, -73.8344 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5332e6ac4c157.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:18 EST
<![CDATA[Birding for Kids]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/birding-for-kids http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/birding-for-kids Date: April 14, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangers FREE “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs and more. Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 10:00 am 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:48 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 14, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/bryant-park-games Date: April 14, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 14, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Blooming Naturalists]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/blooming-naturalists http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/blooming-naturalists Date: April 14, 2014

So you think you are a naturalist? Join the Alliance at the Audubon Center in this Introduction to Bird Watching series. Using fun games and activities learn what makes birds so special in a different lesson each day!

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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B073 Prospect Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 12:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.6607, -73.9654 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5327482a3015f.png Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:49 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Birding for Kids]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/birding-for-kids2 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/birding-for-kids2 Date: April 14, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangersfree “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs and more.

Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 846-2761

Location: Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park)

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Q001 Alley Pond Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 1:00 pm 40.7428, -73.7359 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:48 EST
<![CDATA[Nature Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/nature-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/nature-crafts Date: April 14, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangersfree “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs and more.

Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

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

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R119 Blue Heron Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 1:00 pm 40.5309, -74.1778 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:44 EST
<![CDATA[All About Bugs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/all-about-bugs http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/all-about-bugs Date: April 14, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangers free “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs and more. Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 1:00 pm 40.6047, -73.9298 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Orienteering for Kids]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/orienteering-for-kids http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/orienteering-for-kids Date: April 14, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangersfree “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs and more.

Ages 12 and under.

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 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 1:00 pm 40.837, -73.8934 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:54 EST
<![CDATA[Birding for Kids]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/birding-for-kids1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/birding-for-kids1 Date: April 14, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangersfree “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs and more.

Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 2:00 pm 40.7971, -73.9515 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:48 EST
<![CDATA[Sound Performance: Weather Language with Audra Wolowiec at the STRATA Exhibit]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/sound-performance-weather-language-with-audra-wolowiecstrata http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/14/sound-performance-weather-language-with-audra-wolowiecstrata Date: April 14, 2014

In conjunction with the Arsenal Gallery exhibition STRATA, artist Audra Wolowiec will present the sound installation Weather Language.

The sound piece will be composed of a mixture of found sounds and vocal interventions that are sensitive to both the Arsenal site and the city at large. Wolowiecs’ voice will overlap with the voices of strangers she encountered while walking through the city, creating a sound environment that is as subtle and ambiguous as the weather.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8163

Location: Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-04-14 2014-04-14 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.7672, -73.9713 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/53348f9ad6d29.jpg Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:41 EST
<![CDATA[Botany]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/botany http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/botany Date: April 15, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangersfree “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs and more.

Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 10:00 am 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:51 EST
<![CDATA[Rock Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/rock-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/rock-exploration Date: April 15, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangers free “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs, and more.

Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 10:00 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 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 10:00 am 40.5309, -74.1778 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:34:10 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-games Date: April 15, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Kubb]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-kubb http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-kubb Date: April 15, 2014

Learn the Scandinavian lawn game, also known as Viking Chess. To win, knock over your opponent’s blocks with wooden pins. Never played? Our attendant will teach you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: The Green (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7539, -73.9846 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:12 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Ping Pong]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-ping-pong http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-ping-pong Date: April 15, 2014

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Bring a friend, or sign up with our park attendant, who can arrange a friendly game.

Paddles and balls provided free of charge to all skill levels.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 11:00 am 7:00 pm 40.7545, -73.9837 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:21 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-juggling http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-juggling Date: April 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: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: Bryant Park

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:09 EST
<![CDATA[Native American Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/native-american-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/native-american-walk Date: April 15, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangers free “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs, and more.

Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 846-2731

Location: Rose Avenue and Oak Avenue (in Kissena Park)

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Q024 Kissena Park 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 1:00 pm 40.7498, -73.8076 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:33:43 EST
<![CDATA[All About Fish]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/all-about-fish http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/all-about-fish Date: April 15, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangers free “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs, and more.

Ages 12 and under.

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 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 1:00 pm 40.837, -73.8934 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:28 EST
<![CDATA[Flower Power]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/flower-power http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/flower-power Date: April 15, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangers free “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs, and more.

Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 1:00 pm 40.6047, -73.9298 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:37 EST
<![CDATA[Botany]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/botany1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/botany1 Date: April 15, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangers free “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs, and more.
Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 2:00 pm 40.7971, -73.9515 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:30:51 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Juggling]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-juggling1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/15/bryant-park-juggling1 Date: April 15, 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 2014-04-15 2014-04-15 5:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.7537, -73.9836 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:10 EST
<![CDATA[Exploring the Climate]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/16/exploring-the-climate http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/16/exploring-the-climate Date: April 16, 2014

The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join Urban Park Rangers free “Kids Week” programs. Immerse your kids, and yourself, in the natural world. Experience history, wildlife, birds, bugs, and more.
Ages 12 and under.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2014-04-16 2014-04-16 10:00 am 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:32:27 EST
<![CDATA[Bryant Park Games]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/16/bryant-park-games http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/04/16/bryant-park-games Date: April 16, 2014

Take a break with an eclectic selection of favorite tabletop games for free. From Scrabble and mancala to dominoes and Jenga. Visit bryantpark.org to find weekly Game Socials and Clinics for Board and Party Games, Mah Jongg, and more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 768-4242

Location: 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park)

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M008 Bryant Park 2014-04-16 2014-04-16 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7532, -73.984 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:31:01 EST