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.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Join us for a winter recess family-friendly winter beach walk and arts and crafts workshop.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, History, Best for Kids, School Break, Waterfront, Hiking
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn , Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
The natural world is the best playground in New York City. Join the Urban Park Rangers on a hike through the wonders of Van Cortlandt Park.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week, Hiking
at Broadway and Wayne Street (in CPL. Thompson Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Learn a simple and fun way to put up a tent, identify nearby wildlife, and get some tips on camping with the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park), Queens
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Weave a tapestry of soft yarn, puffy snowball pompoms, and crystalline beads, and hang it from a found twig to evoke the textures of a snowy day.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break
at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join our Urban Park Rangers on a walk through Conference House Park to discover and follow different footprints of animals and see where they lead us.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week, Hiking
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Explore physics and ocean waves, tornadoes, clouds, and more, all with simple materials that are easy to source and inexpensive to replace.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids