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, June 17, 2017
at Greenbelt Headquarters (in High Rock Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Join Seth Wollney, leader of the Staten Island Dragonfly Atlas, to learn about the ecology and identification of High Rock’s unique dragonflies!
Category: Nature, Tours, Hiking, Wildlife
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Learn techniques from some of the best names in chess, and then put your new skills to the test in a simul with fellow players at our special chess lecture and simul series.
Category: It's My Park
at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Jeannine Laverty will share the Irish story "Hairy Rouchy" and Carol Birch will share the original story "More than a Cup of Kindness".
Category: Best for Kids
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Naumburg Bandshell (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Enjoy rock climbing, zip lining, mountain biking, virtual reality surfing, and more at our annual summer festival.
Category: Education, Festivals, Fitness, Games, Best for Kids, Sports
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
What's in the Park's water? Join Prospect Park Alliance to learn about water chemistry and identify the creatures that live in and around the Park’s waterways.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife
at Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex (in Ocean Breeze Park), Staten Island
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Myrtle Village Green Community Garden, Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Myrtle Village Green Community Garden, in partnership with Bed-Stuy Restoration Corporation, is leading a family-friendly bike tour of some of our favorite community gardens in Bed-Stuy.