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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 7 events
from October 15, 2018 to November 17, 2018
in Astronomy (x) category

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Oct16

Stargazing

at On the High Line at 14th Street (in The High Line)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Peer through high-powered telescopes provided by the knowledgeable members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York to see rare celestial sights.
Category: Accessible, Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Oct20

Astronomy: Phases of the Moon

at 50 Kent Pop-Up Park (in Bushwick Inlet Park)Brooklyn

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Fall and winter are the best times to observe meteor showers, the phases of the moon, and many planets of the Milky Way.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Astronomy
Free!

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Oct23

Stargazing

at On the High Line at 14th Street (in The High Line)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Peer through high-powered telescopes provided by the knowledgeable members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York to see rare celestial sights.
Category: Accessible, Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Oct27

Astronomy: The Night Sky

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

7:00 p.m.8:30 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!

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Oct30

Stargazing

at On the High Line at 14th Street (in The High Line)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Peer through high-powered telescopes provided by the knowledgeable members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York to see rare celestial sights.
Category: Accessible, Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Nov10

Astronomy

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

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe.
Category: Astronomy
Free!

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Nov17

Astronomy: Leonids Meteor Shower

at Boardwalk at Beach 116th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Originating near the constellation Leo, the Leonids Meteor Shower produce up to 15 meteors per hour during peak viewing.
Category: Astronomy
Free!

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