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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 31–38 out of 38 events
from January 22, 2020 to February 29, 2020
in Wildlife (x) category

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Feb20

Kids Week: Reptiles and Amphibians

at Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join our Urban Park Rangers to learn about the unique characteristics of reptiles and amphibians.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers, Wildlife
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, February 21, 2020

Feb21

Kids Week: Birding for Kids

at World's Fair Boathouse (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
The kids are out of school, now get them out of the house. Head to the park and join the Urban Park Rangers' free Kids Week programs.
Category: Birding, Nature, Best for Kids, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb21

Kids Week: Birds of Prey

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Spend the afternoon with the Rangers as they discuss the life cycles and habits of hawks, eagles, and owls. Binoculars and field guides will be available.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb21

Kids Week: Winter Scavenger Hunt

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Winter season is unpredictable, but animals and plants adapt to the changes. Let's find some of these adaptations on a scavenger hunt through the trails in the park.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers, Hiking, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb21

Kids Week: Owl Pellets

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Whooo knows what we will find as we look through owl pellets and learn more about the adaptions of owls!
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Feb22

Birding: Eagle Watch

at Palisade Avenue and Spaulding Lane (in Riverdale Park)Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, February 23, 2020

Feb23

Outdoor Skills: Animal Tracking

at Golden Pond (in Crocheron Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn how to identify animal tracks to understand animal behavior.
Category: Education, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Feb29

Birding: Winter Waterfowl

at 43rd Street and First AvenueBrooklyn

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

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