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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from October 9, 2012 (x) to December 28, 2019
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Join us for this tour around tumbling waterfalls, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools, led by Central Park Conservancy guides. Highlights include Harlem Meer, Huddlestone Arch, the Loch, Glenspan Arch, several cascades, and the Pool.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors
at Fort Hamilton Senior Recreation Center (in John J Carty Park), Brooklyn
3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Got skills and are 50+ years old? Pickleball is a super fun, low-impact paddle sport that combines elements of tennis, table tennis, and badminton.
Category: Sports, Seniors, NYC Parks Senior Games
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Identify petrified wood, dinosaur bones, and other fossils; read the rings on the surface of an oyster shell, create your own fossil, and go on a fossil find outside.
Category: Education, Best for Kids
at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, Manhattan
7:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Join Jaclyn Avidon, former Board member of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York and NASA Fellow, to find out where to look for life beyond Earth.
Category: Accessible, Education, History, Seniors, Astronomy
at West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx
Thursday, April 19, 2018
at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
7:30 a.m.–8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
at St. John's Recreation Center, Brooklyn
8:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
In preparation for the Senior Games, St. John's Recreation Center will be hosting basketball clinics to help you strengthen those sharp basketball skills.
Category: Games, Sports, Seniors, NYC Parks Senior Games
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
The aim of the project The Bronx - La Villette is to give value to the work that has gone into these areas, in spite of the misconceptions people may have about them.
Category: Accessible, Art
at Jerome Ave and East Mosholu Parkway North (in Mosholu Parkway), Bronx
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Mosholu Parkland to rake excess leaves covering the drain, paint benches and general clean-up.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park