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 102 events
from December 10, 2016 to February 26, 2017
in Nature (x) category
Saturday, December 10, 2016
at Albert H. Mauro Playground (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
9:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle.
at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Volunteers will be trained to identify which species of trees deer favor, how to identify browse, and how to properly install the guards onto the trees.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Northwest Corner Seating Area (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Join Washington Square Park gardener Kaslin Daniels for a winter tree identification walk, where you’ll learn to look for clues to a tree’s species by its bark, twigs, and growth habit.
Category: Education, Nature
at Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant's Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the southwestern corner of Central Park. Tour includes the Maine Monument, Sheep Meadow, Tavern on the Green, and Strawberry Fields.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Seneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners, living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at J. Hood Wright Recreation Center (in J. Hood Wright Park), Manhattan
2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to meet an eagle owl? Pet a fox? Hold a red-tailed hawk? Here's your chance to get up close and personal with Northern Manhattan Parks' wildlife.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Best for Kids