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 November 8, 2012 (x) to December 28, 2019
Saturday, February 3, 2018
at Gansevoort Plaza (in The High Line), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.
Join us for a free 45-minute long tour led by High Line Docents, knowledgeable volunteer guides who offer you an insider's perspective on the park's history, design, and landscape.
Category: Nature, Tours
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island , H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Category: Education, History, Best for Kids
at Clay Pit Ponds Interpretive Center, Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
At Stop ‘N’ Swaps, New Yorkers bring items they no longer need and find things that are new to them. Stop 'N' Swaps encourage reuse, build community, and reduce waste sent to landfills.
at Overlook at Bank of America Winter Village Ice-Rink (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Read-to-Skate with Cali Co Cat! Free books at every event, while supply lasts. Presented in partnership with Penguin Random House.
Category: Best for Kids
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Make your own Valentine's Day card! We’ll be trying our hand at a craft called quilling, where strips of paper were twirled into tight spirals to make beautiful, lacy shapes.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Best for Kids, Tours, Valentine's Day
at Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
This collection of black line illustrated portraits depicts great legends of the American blues. The opening reception includes musical performance.
Category: Accessible, Art, History, Black History Month, Talks
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Watch a live training demonstration with the Gotham Coyote Project’s scat-detection dog. Learn how dogs are trained to help in the study of urban coyotes in NYC.
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Wildlife
at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Whether you are preparing for an extednded journey throuogh the woods or just want to be more prepared for any situation, an outdoor skills program is perfect fit your you.
Category: Education, Nature