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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 7 events
from February 5, 2016 to March 20, 2016
in Astronomy (x) category

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Feb 7

Astronomy

at North Side of the Great Lawn (in Central Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe. Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes.
Category: Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Must See
Event

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Feb 10

Tour of the Galaxy

at Pier 1 Entrance (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Step up to our telescopes and see the stars like you’ve never been able to before. Our guide will instruct you on the different visible planets, moons, and constellations.
Category: Astronomy

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Feb 20

The Night Sky

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Explore the science, history, and folklore of the universe with the Urban Park Rangers, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Category: Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Mar 5

The Night Sky

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 a.m.7:30 p.m.
Explore the science, history, and folklore of the universe with the Urban Park Rangers, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Category: Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Mar 12

The Night Sky

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Explore the science, history, and folklore of the universe with the Urban Park Rangers,using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Category: Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Mar 19

The Night Sky

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Explore the science, history, and folklore of the universe with the Urban Park Rangers,using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Category: Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Mar 20

Night Sky: Spring Equinox

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

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system. Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to make observations.
Category: Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Must See
Event

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