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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, November 12, 2016

Nov12

Bushwick Compost Workday

at Aberdeen Street Community Garden, Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join New York Restoration Project as we continue building a compost windrow in our storage facility.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

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Nov12

Nature Photography Workshop

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
We'll discuss nature photography strategies for dealing with difficult lighting situations, lens and zoom choice for perspective control, and demonstrate the use of a large format film camera.
Category: Education, Nature, Art
Free!

Nov12

Leaf Crunch 2016

at Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center (in Thomas Jefferson Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, support your park by raking leaves this fall! We’ll compost the leaves and donate the finished material to local greening projects.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

Nov12

It's My Park at Straus Park

at Straus Park, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Straus park to plant flower bulbs for spring.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Nov12

It's My Park at Irving Square Park

at Flagpole (in Irving Square Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Irving Square Park to plant bulbs and weed at Irving Square Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Nov12

Arts, Culture & Fun: Exhibit: My Body is a Landscape / The Landscape is a Body

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 of video and photography collects the array of emotions and biological forms that generate a living anatomy.
Category: Art
Free!

Nov12

Crochet Meet Group

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 p.m.
This is a friendly group of parents interested in learning crochet to teach their children
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education
Free!

Nov12

Fall Foliage Hike: Putnam Trail

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Let our Urban Park Ranger naturalists explain why leaves change colors and introduce you to the diversity of trees found in our urban forests.
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage, Hiking
Free!

Nov12

Birding

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Nov12

Central Park Tour: Legendary Landmarks

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join Central Park Conservancy guides on this tour of the area's best-loved attractions, including Belvedere Castle, the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond, and the 3,500-year-old Obelisk.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours

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