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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 21–30 out of 44 events
from June 24, 2016 to September 25, 2016
in Talks (x) category

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Jul 16

Garden Crafts for Adults

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Why should kids get to have all the fun? Due to popular demand, join Gardener Karen and Curator Kelsey for a fun afternoon of garden-related colonial and modern crafts for adults.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, History, Tours, Talks

Jul 16

Spinning and Felting Workshop

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This workshop focuses on the process of cloth making from raw fleece and roving (cleaned, carded fleece) to yarn and felted fabrics.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Talks

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Jul 17

Laughter In The Park

at The Granite Prospect (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Head over to Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 1 to catch up to two hours of stand-up performed by some of comedy’s most innovative and expressive artists.
Category: Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 17

Summer Exhibitions Reception

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Meet the artists and curators for our summer exhibitions.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Jul 17

Paranormal Investigation: Eliza Jumel's Death Anniversary

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of paranormal investigating while possibly communicating with Morris-Jumel Mansion’s longest resident Eliza Jumel on the 151st anniversary of her passing.
Category: History, Talks

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Jul 19

Summer Reading Storytime

at Pier 3 Greenway Terrace (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Join The Brooklyn Public Library for a rollicking good time listening to stories, singing songs, and enjoying the breeze from the water!
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Talks
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Jul 20

Arts, Culture & Fun Presents: Dance Away the Night - Square Dancing!

at John J Carty Park, Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The folks at City Stompers invite you to get on your feet and move to the sounds of live American fiddle music. Swing your corner and do-si-do!
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Theater, Free Summer Concerts, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Jul 21

Arts, Culture & Fun: Nuyorican Poets Cafe

at Coffey Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Arts, Culture & Fun as poets from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe perform dynamic works of spoken word and lead a writing and performance masterclass.
Category: Accessible, Education, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Theater, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 21

Arts, Culture & Fun presents: Dance Away the Night-Square Dancing!

at Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach), Queens

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The folks at City Stompers invite you to get on your feet and move to the sounds of live American fiddle music. Swing your corner and do-si-do!
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Theater, Talks, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Jul 21

Arts, Culture & Fun: Nuyorican Poets Cafe

at Faber Park Field House (in Faber Pool and Park), Staten Island

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Arts, Culture & Fun as poets from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe perform dynamic works of spoken word and lead a writing and performance masterclass.
Category: Accessible, Education, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Theater, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event

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