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 11, 2012 (x) to January 20, 2018
Thursday, April 13, 2017
at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Learn how to navigate using a map and compass.The Urban Park Rangers will teach you how to navigate to hidden objects placed around the park.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week, Hiking
at Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Join us for campfire activities around a colonial hearth. Learn about campfire safety and sing along to some fun campfire songs with the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Education, History, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
at Netherland Monument (in The Battery), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's rich history, many important landmarks and monuments, the Seaglass Carousel, 134,000 square feet of beautiful perennial gardens, and more!
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park), Queens
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
While school's out, roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty! Children can sift and search through the Queens Botanical Garden's Exploration Station.
Category: Education, Best for Kids, School Break
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Master a simple under-painting technique for achieving a cohesive image, then complete a watercolor painting inspired by Wave Hill’s grounds to create an impressive cover for your nature journal.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a guided bird walk, perfect for young birdwatchers!
Category: Birding, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week