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 51–60 out of 314 events
from August 30, 2016 to January 28, 2017
in Best for Kids (x) category
Saturday, September 3, 2016
at Williamsbridge Oval, Bronx, Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
With paint and techniques involving symmetry, make large-scale, printed butterflies with gorgeous, orange-and-black patterned wings.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
at Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Leeny Del Seamonds will share the Argentinian story "Renaldo" and Laura Simms will share the true tale "The Mud Sisters".
Category: Best for Kids
at Chelsea Park, Manhattan
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Participants will work with a different artist each week, exploring innovative art mediums and a variety of subject matter.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Best for Kids, Waterfront
at Canarsie Park, Brooklyn , Remsen Avenue and Seaview Avenue (in Canarsie Park), Brooklyn
at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Create paper out of recycled materials, read news stories for kids, and take a free tour of King Manor where you'll see a copy of The Long Island Farmer, the first newspaper published in Queens.
Category: Arts & Crafts, History, Best for Kids
at Environmental Education Center (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250-gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’-scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and much more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids