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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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Sunday, March 11, 2018


Start Your Summer Veggies

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Cultivate your green thumb at QBG with resident plant expert Fred Gerber, in an introductory workshop on starting your summer vegetables indoors.
Category: Education


Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields

at Columbus Circle Information Kiosk (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the southwestern corner of Central Park. Tour includes the Maine Monument, Sheep Meadow, Tavern on the Green, and Strawberry Fields.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours


Garden & Conservatory Highlights Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. Free with admission to the grounds.
Category: Nature, Tours


Concert: Ann Schein, Piano

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
In a return engagement at Wave Hill, pianist Ann Schein will offer works by Beethoven, Chopin and Rachmaninoff.
Category: Concerts


1857: Gotham vs. Empire Lecture

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Join us for a talk with Andy McCarthy on the restless, transformative, and violent first year in the administration of Governor John Alsop King, owner of King Manor from 1827-1867.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks


Nocturnal Hike (Light)

at Albert H. Mauro Playground (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
What lurks around at night? Find out as the Urban Park Rangers lead a hike through Flushing Meadows Corona Park under the cover of darkness.
Category: Education, Nature, Hiking, Wildlife

Must See

Astronomy: Night Sky

at Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Category: Education, Astronomy

Monday, March 12, 2018


2018 Senior Games Clinics Bowling Clinic

at Funfest NY Bowling Center, Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
NYC Parks invites seniors and coming-of-age seniors, ages 50 and older, to compete in the third annual Senior Games. Need a little tune-up? Join our free bowling clinics!
Category: Sports, Seniors, NYC Parks Senior Games


Exhibition: Natural Impact

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The tension between mankind and Mother Nature has long been a disturbing battleground. Visual artists ook at how nature sneaks back into our precisely constructed world.
Category: Accessible, Art, Seniors


2018 Senior Games Board Games Clinic

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Got skills and are 50+ years old? Get prepared for the Senior Games with our board games clinic at Red Hook Recreation Center.
Category: Games, Seniors, NYC Parks Senior Games

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