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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 680 events
from September 20, 2018 to December 21, 2019
in Education (x) category

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Sep22

Open Garden Days: Deer Resistant Plants Demonstration Gardens

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.
The gardens around the Conference House Visitors' Center feature plants that deer are less likely to eat. See which plants may work for your home!
Category: Education, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

Sep22

Bird Watching at the Reservoir

at Ridgewood ReservoirQueens This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Start your day with an early morning bird watching walk led by the Brooklyn Bird Club.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

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Sep22

TIDES

at 334 Furman Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Teens Interested in & Dedicated to Environmental Sciences (TIDES) are invited to pitch in at Brooklyn Bridge Park while exploring and learning more about the environment.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Sep22

Sunset Park Green Neighborhood: Street Tree Care

at 38th Street and 4th AvenueBrooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteers will learn how to aerate, cultivate, mulch, and identify street trees. They will also learn about the important roles street trees play in New York City.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sep22

Crown Heights Street Tree Care

at Classon Avenue and Prospect PlaceBrooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteers will learn how to aerate, cultivate, mulch, and identify street trees. They will also learn about the important roles street trees play in New York City.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sep22

Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The Ramble

at Loeb Boathouse (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Explore how this carefully planned woodland provides habitat for a variety of wildlife. Discover who calls the forest floor, the Lake shoreline, and the treetops their home.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Plastics: Pelagic Peril

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This exhibition focuses on the serious problem of ocean trash that affects the health of people, marine life, and local economies. It also features poignant images of marine life by local artists.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Art, My Summer House NYC
Free!

Sep22

Daughters of the American Revolution and the Preservation of the Conference House

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Learn about a few of the women involved and the formation of the Conference House Association. Enjoy photos and memorabilia which show the joy of their success.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks, Seniors, My Summer House NYC
Free!

Sep22

APEC Adventure Time Leaping Lizards

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

10:30 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Compare the scales of two different lizards and find out what makes them so interesting.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife

Best For
Kids
Sep22

Living with White-Tailed Deer

at Arthur Kill Road and Brookfield Avenue (in Brookfield Park)Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Through an Urban Park Ranger-led hike, you will learn about the impacts and signs of deer on Staten Island, and maybe even see these majestic animals.
Category: Education, Nature, Hiking, Wildlife
Free!

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