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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 21–30 out of 510 events
from June 20, 2018 to December 26, 2018
in Education (x) category

Saturday, June 23, 2018


Marine Park Wetland Restoration

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

9:00 a.m.12:00 a.m.
Join NYC Parks Stewardship and the Natural Resources Group as we restore salt marsh in Marine Park!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer, Waterfront


Harlem Street Tree Care

at W 133rd Street and Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come work with NYC Parks Stewardship to care for local street trees!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer


Central Park Discovery Walk for Families: Statues and Monuments

at Samuel F. B. Morse Statue (in Central Park)Manhattan, East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join us on a kid-friendly adventure as we discover the secrets and mysteries of Central Park’s most beloved children’s sculptures!
Category: Education, Nature, Tours


Family Art Project: Butterfly Habitat Hats

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
See them and sketch them flying among the meadow grasses or on the butterfly bush in Wave Hill’s Flower Garden.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife

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Arts, Culture & Fun: Ailey Extension - West African Dance with Maguette Camara

at Marcy Ave and Greene Ave (in Herbert Von King Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for a West African Dance workshop (live drum) with Maguette Camara outdoors in the park.
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Theater, Seniors


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


Central Park Spring Blooms: Conservatory Garden Tour

at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join us for a staff-led tour through three gardens in one, from a magnificent wrought-iron gate made in 1894 to a sculptural tribute to The Secret Garden.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours


Animal of the Month Club: Snapping Turtle

at Prospect Avenue and Brentwood Avenue (in Allison Pond Park)Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for the Animal of the Month Club: Snapping Turtle. Learn interesting facts about this pre-historic looking turtle.
Category: Education, Nature, Wildlife


Chicken Healthcare Basics

at 100 Quincy Community GardenBrooklyn

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
In this workshop, we will have a discussion about healthcare basics and learn how to safely catch, hold, and inspect a chicken for health issues like body lice, healthy vent, healthy legs, and feet.
Category: Education


Farmer's Market

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Stop by and grab your veggies, fruits, herbs, seeds, and local crafts at affordable prices. Make a day of it and check out other events that may be happening that day, including workshops, family day, or hands-on skill building.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Markets, Tours, My Summer House NYC

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