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 18 events
from February 24, 2017 to June 24, 2017
in Talks (x) category
Friday, February 24, 2017
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
At this family-friendly presentation, learn how NYC Parks and NYS Department of Environmental Conservation are working together to manage and protect the city's growing and diverse wildlife.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Talks, Kids Week
Saturday, February 25, 2017
at Lehman College Faculty Dining Room, Music Building, Bronx
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Join us as we develop a borough-wide strategy and advocacy plan!
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Paul Sieswerda, former curator of the New England and New York Aquariums and founder and director of Gotham Whale, will discuss current preservation efforts and whales in theNY Harbor.
Category: Education, Nature, Talks
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Discover fascinating facts about honey and compare the complex tastes of different varieties with a beekeeper. Sample honey-infused recipes prepared by a chef.
Category: Education, Food, Talks
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
Sunday, February 26, 2017
at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx
Monday, February 27, 2017
at Highbridge Recreation Center (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Join Sid Horenstein, geologist and Educator Emeritus at the American Museum of Natural History, for a PowerPoint presentation and take a deeper look into northern Manhattan Park’s exposed bedrock.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, History, Talks
Saturday, March 4, 2017
at Jackson Avenue Train Station, Bronx
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Join the Bronx Co. Historical Society for a walking tour of St. Mary’s Park, visiting the sites of lost landmarks which highlight the park's deep roots in Bronx history.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Talks
at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
What is it about a woman reading that has captivated hundreds of artists over the centuries?
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, Festivals, History, Women's History Month, Talks, Seniors
Thursday, March 9, 2017
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
NYC Parks is excited to host author and internationally recognized community development expert Peter Kageyama for our next installment of the Parks Without Borders Discussion Series.