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 December 4, 2012 (x) to December 30, 2017
Saturday, November 5, 2016
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
This exhibition of video and photography collects the array of emotions and biological forms that generate a living anatomy.
at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Help us find Balto! As we follow the trail of Central Park’s most famous canine resident, we’ll meet and learn about his favorite Central Park trees. Bring your family for…
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Participants can learn about why changes in leaf color occur, the chemical representation of each of the colors, and why the leaves of different species turn different hues.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage, Waterfront
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island
at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Beautify Fort Tryon Park, a beloved historic and scenic landmark, by weeding, planting, removing invasive species, and more.
at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan
at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Join Paul Sadowski as he presents a short visual presentation showing mushrooms common to the park. Then head out on a hike in the forest to seek out mushrooms.
Category: Education, Nature, Talks
at Swindler Cove (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Interested in joining one of our weekly volunteer opportunities? Come to an orientation session to learn how to get involved with NYRP’s Northern Manhattan parks. Come prepared to work!
Category: Nature, Volunteer