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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 191–200 out of 491 events
from June 25, 2018 to December 26, 2018
in Education (x) category

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Jul22

Orchard Beach Lagoon Birding Excursion (Intermediate)

at Pelham Bay ParkBronx

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Prior canoe experience preferred; for ages 8 and older. Registration is required.
Category: Birding, Education, Kayaking and Canoeing, Wildlife
Free!

Jul22

Introduction to Permaculture Design

at Genesis Community GardenBronx

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
In this introduction we will explain what defines permaculture designs basics, including its ethics based philosophies and principles.
Category: Education
Free!

Jul22

Family Art Project: Spray a Garden

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Add the colors of summer to a garden painting, inspired by all the flowering plants in the garden.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul22

E-Waste Recycling Event

at Queens Botanical Garden Parking GardenQueens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Responsibly dispose of all of your unwanted or broken gadgets! In partnership with the Lower East Side Ecology Center.
Category: Accessible, Education, Volunteer
Free!

Jul22

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

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

Jul22

Ranger's Choice: Archery

at Willowbrook ParkStaten Island

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This program is a beginner's introduction to the sport of archery. Recommended for ages 8 and older. Participatns are chosen via lottery. Registratioin required.
Category: Education, Sports
Free!

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Jul22

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

Exhibition: Tredwell Brides: Changing Wedding Traditions in the 19th Century

at Merchant's House MuseumManhattan

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This exhibition explores changes in 19th century wedding customs. Highlights: two wedding dresses from the collection.
Category: Education, Art, History, My Summer House NYC

Jul22

Free Art-Making Workshop with Cecile Chong

at Lewis H Latimer HouseQueens This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
As part of the exhibition El Dorado (The Golden), artist Cecile Chong will lead a free public art-making workshop to celebrate participants' own cultural identities. All ages and…
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, History, Best for Kids, Tours, My Summer House NYC
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, July 23, 2018

Jul23

Tour of Gracie Mansion

at Gracie Mansion (in Carl Schurz Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Gracie Mansion Conservancy presents New York 1942. Our newest installation marking the 75th Anniversary of Gracie Mansion as the official mayoral residence.
Category: Education, Art, History, Tours, Seniors
Free!

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