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 14, 2015
at South End of Icahn Stadium (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
at Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Tour historic Lenape sites and sample forest-sourced food items. Participants are chosen by lottery: Visit www.nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, November 4th to register.
Category: Education, History, Thanksgiving, Food
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
at Wild and Melvin Avenues (in Schmul Park), Staten Island
at Main Entrance
at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
The act of exploring, recording and recounting is central to the artistic practice of many artists. The fall exhibition, Field Notes, brings together three artists—Matthew…
Category: Art, Tours, Seniors
at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood through discussions of the people, history, architecture, and forces that have shaped this community.
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Create miniature Zen works of art (4"x6" or less) using multiple mediums like acrylic paint, water color, pastel, pencil, and ink, and surfaces like wood, canvas, paper, metal, and glass.
Category: Art, Seniors
at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Using family cookbooks ranging from the late 17th to the 20th centuries, food historian Peter Rose will provide a window into the private and social food history of the Dutch.
Category: Education, History, Food, Talks