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 1–10 out of 195 events
from January 16, 2018 to September 15, 2018
in Education (x) category
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
at Netherland Monument (in The Battery), Manhattan
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Join us for Bird Walks in The Battery with NYC Audubon! Explore the diverse wintering birds that find food and habitat on The Battery's waterfront.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Waterfront, Wildlife
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Adults will create small works of art (4" x 6" or less) to display at home, or give as a gift to a loved one; from delicate miniature paper cuttings to ACEO's and cardboard art.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Seniors
at NY School of Interior Design, Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Sarah Ryhanen and Jenny Elliott, in discussion with writer and editor Deborah Needleman, show slides of their work as they talk about the latest trends in flowers, floristry and growing.
Category: Education, Nature, Talks
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
Thursday, January 18, 2018
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors
at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Learn about the roles and responsibilities of key city government departments and officials – in particular those who have funding and oversight on issues that impact the work of gardeners.
at Carl Grillo Glasshouse (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Start spring early and get a head start on growing with seeds and plant cuttings. Learn strategies for good seed germination, including scarification and stratification methods.
Category: Education, Nature