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NYC Parks Events Calendar

Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 1–10 out of 474 events
from June 23, 2018 to October 31, 2018
in Nature (x) category

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Jun23

Fitness in the Park

at Stars and Stripes Playground (in Seton Falls Park)Bronx

9:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join the Seton Falls Park Preservation Coalition for Saturday morning 'Fitness in the Park' light exercise sessions.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Jun23

Harlem Street Tree Care

at W 133rd Street and Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come work with NYC Parks Stewardship to care for local street trees!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jun23

Central Park Discovery Walk for Families: Statues and Monuments

at Samuel F. B. Morse Statue (in Central Park)Manhattan, East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us on a kid-friendly adventure as we discover the secrets and mysteries of Central Park’s most beloved children’s sculptures!
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

Jun23

Art in the Garden: Our Botanical World Photo Walk with Professional Women Photographers

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join members of Professional Women Photographers as they lead a photo walk around Queens Botanical Garden. Learn photography tips while exploring the best blooms.
Category: Nature, Art, Tours

Jun23

Small Worlds Walk: Invertebrates

at Randall's Island Connector (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Explore the vibrant though often overlooked world of invertebrates on Randall’s Island. On this guided nature walk, you’ll learn about the many butterflies, bees, snails,…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Waterfront, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Family Art Project: Butterfly Habitat Hats

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
See them and sketch them flying among the meadow grasses or on the butterfly bush in Wave Hill’s Flower Garden.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun23

Garden Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Jun23

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Jun23

Central Park Spring Blooms: Conservatory Garden Tour

at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join us for a staff-led tour through three gardens in one, from a magnificent wrought-iron gate made in 1894 to a sculptural tribute to The Secret Garden.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours

Jun23

Animal of the Month Club: Snapping Turtle

at Prospect Avenue and Brentwood Avenue (in Allison Pond Park)Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for the Animal of the Month Club: Snapping Turtle. Learn interesting facts about this pre-historic looking turtle.
Category: Education, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

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