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.
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Saturday, January 13, 2018
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Create brilliant, improvisational compositions out of squares of donated fabric, just for the joy of it and to honor Dr. King’s birthday and the inspiring women quilters of Gee’s Bend.
Category: Arts & Crafts, History, Best for Kids
at 210th Street & 67th Avenue (in Cunningham Park), Queens
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
In Herbal Creations, participants will learn about the various medicinal, culinary, and practical uses of herbs. Kids will get to make an herbal tea bag and plant an herb to take home.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
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
at Compost Demonstration Site (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island
at GreenThumb Office, Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
In this workshop, we will discuss different examples of group structure and how they can help alleviate stressful decision-making.
at Gansevoort Plaza (in The High Line), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.
Join us for a free 45-minute long tour led by High Line Docents, knowledgeable volunteer guides who offer you an insider's perspective on the park's history, design, and landscape.
Category: Nature, Tours
at Overlook at Bank of America Winter Village Ice-Rink (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Read-to-Skate with Cali Co Cat! Free books at every event, while supply lasts. Presented in partnership with Penguin Random House.
Category: Best for Kids
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
"Spotlight on Still Life", curated by artist Ann Marie McDonnell, presents photography from the faculty and students of Curtis High School.