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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 61–70 out of 394 events
from May 29, 2017 to November 12, 2017
in Nature (x) category

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Jun 8

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jun 8

Tour The Battery

at Netherland Monument (in The Battery), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's rich history, many important landmarks and monuments, the Seaglass Carousel, 134,000 square feet of beautiful perennial gardens, and more!
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jun 8

A Gardener's Yoga

at Two Coves Garden, Queens

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Founded by a farmer and Kripalu-trained yoga instructor, A Gardener's Yoga classes are for gardeners, not gurus. This class will connect students with their intention to grow.
Category: Nature, Fitness
Free!

Friday, June 9, 2017

Jun 9

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

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

Jun 9

Central Park Tour: Legendary Landmarks

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join Central Park Conservancy guides on this tour of the area's best-loved attractions, including Belvedere Castle, the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond, and the 3,500-year-old Obelisk.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours

Jun 9

Horseshoe Crab Monitoring

at Calvert Vaux Park, Brooklyn

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join the Stewardship Team for an evening of horseshoe crab monitoring!
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Waterfront, Wildlife
Free!

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Jun10

Full River Paddle

at 219th Street and Bronx Boulevard, Bronx

9:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join the Bronx River Alliance for a five-mile adventure on the Bronx River, exploring all the freshwater and estuaries sections of the river.
Category: Nature, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Jun10

Green Team

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Jun10

It's My Park at Conference House Park

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteers will help with gardening preparation and beach cleanup to get the park ready for the spring/summer weather and upcoming events.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jun10

Compost Tea and Cookies

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Compost tea can be applied to plants as a foliar spray or soil soak. Come enjoy tea and (edible!) cookies with us in this informative session.
Category: Education, Nature

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