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 12, 2012 (x) to December 29, 2018
Sunday, April 9, 2017
at Basketball Courts at Waring Playground (in Bronx Park), Bronx
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Hear how scientists, students and community volunteers are working together to gather vital information about local eel populations by catching, counting, and releasing thousands of tiny “glass eels”.
Category: Nature, Talks
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Seneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners, living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Black History Month
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Bring your little nature lovers to Queens Botanical Garden for a relaxing afternoon with a reading of What Does Bunny See? by Linda Sue Park, followed by arts and crafts.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Monday, April 10, 2017
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
This exhibit of clay castings by Susan Stair forms portraits in trees used by the Lenape Indians for food and medicine.
at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Nature, History, Tours