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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.

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from October 20, 2019 to November 16, 2019
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Monday, November 11, 2019

Nov11

Astronomy: Mercury Transits the Sun

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn how to use a Solar Telescope and view a rare celestial event when Mercury transits the sun for the first time since 2016.
Category: Education, Astronomy
Free!

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Nov16

Astronomy: The Night Sky

at Arthur Kill Road and Brookfield Avenue (in Brookfield Park)Staten Island

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Category: Education, Astronomy
Free!

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