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 17, 2012 (x) to January 20, 2018
Saturday, June 3, 2017
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park woodland community.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Wildlife, National Trails Day
at Albert H. Mauro Playground (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Discover the Pat Dolan Trail's unique wetland habitat that is home to a variety of rare plants and wildlife. Volunteers will install the path's first trail markers!
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Hiking, Wildlife, National Trails Day
at Little Bay Park, Queens
at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–11:15 a.m.
Veteran Donald Calliste leads a class to tone and define your core, lower back, and glutes combined with cardio exercises that will maximize your fat-burning potential. Bring your own mat.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Educators and biologists will be on hand as participants strap on waders and go out into the Harlem River to cast nets in search of the underwater life right here in NYC.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Waterfront, Fishing, Wildlife
at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Laura Simms and Ambassador Riggelsen will share the H.C. Andersen story "The Nightingale" and Joy Kelly will share the Haitian story "A Very Happy Donkey," with music by Art Baron.
Category: Best for Kids
at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
This National Trails Day, take a light hike around the Greenbelt Nature Center to enjoy the sights, scents, and sounds of the N trail!
Category: Nature, Seniors, Hiking, National Trails Day