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 11–20 out of 664 events
from April 21, 2018 to December 26, 2018
in Education (x) category
Saturday, April 21, 2018
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
The Telling Our Stories writing workshop will focus on how to bring Latina women’s stories to the page so that their legacies are recorded for the future generations of Latina women.
Category: Accessible, Education, History
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island , H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Category: Education, History, Best for Kids
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
In this seasonal series of classes, learn the basic techniques of painting with watercolors with artist Chemin Hsiao. This class will go out into the garden and use tulips and other…
Category: Education, Nature, Art, Best for Kids
Sunday, April 22, 2018
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Sculpt a miniature garden using oil clay in bright colors. Then share what you are thankful for on a paper flag, and plant it in our outdoor, communal “gratitude garden.”
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Art, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day
at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan , Gertrude Ederle Playground, Manhattan
at Freshkills Park Studio + Gallery, Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Participants will learn how to make a hibiscus sports drink as an example of regaining a comprehensive understanding of food for sale versus the food we grow or prepare ourselves.
Category: Education, Art
at Dairy Visitor Center & 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 El Jardin Del Paraiso (in ), Manhattan
at Playground for All Children (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join us at Pelham Bay Park to celebrate the earth and all that it provides us with a day of volunteering, arts & crafts, greening, music and performances, and much more.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Games, Best for Kids, Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day