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 51–60 out of 250 events
from September 22, 2017 to December 15, 2018
in Education (x) category
Saturday, September 30, 2017
at La Casita Verde
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Artist Lize Mogel will talk about how the rural Catskills and urban South Williamsburg are physically and politically connected by water, and lead participants in making a "human diagram" of the water system.
Category: Education, Art, History, Talks
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Linden Park, Brooklyn
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Bike New York provides a safe, controlled learning area and the watchful eyes of Bike New York’s trained coaches, who will offer tips on how to effectively stop, start and steer a bike.
Category: Education, Sports
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
"In the Parlor: The Final Goodbye" is both a critical look at America’s uncomfortable relationship with death and an inquiry into the growing revival of home death-care.
Category: Education, Film, History, Halloween, Talks
at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
8:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
Join the Amateur Astronomer's Association to see the moon, planets, and stars aided by expert stargazers.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids, Waterfront
Sunday, October 1, 2017
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Food, Talks, Waterfront
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
at The Met Cloisters (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the medieval gardens at the Met Cloisters. We’ll discuss historical garden design, edible and ornamental plant choices, art, and horticultural and architectural practices.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, History, Tours
at Lewis H Latimer House, Queens
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Learn about circuitry, sketch and design, exploring different sounds, building your unique instruments, programming with Scratch, and using Makey Makey, a micro-controller.
Category: Accessible, Education, Best for Kids