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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Saturday, July 16, 2016
at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Inspired by the natural movements of the human body, Isadora Duncan created a style of dance filled with skipping, running, and leaping, free, lyrical, and expressive upper body movements.
Category: Dance, Best for Kids, Outdoor Fitness
at Virginia Park, Bronx
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Visit historic Parkchester, once the country's largest housing development, with an eye to the colorful history of its predecessor the New York Catholic Protectory.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
This class is a fusion of Latin, international. and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system!
Category: Dance, Festivals, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Learn techniques from some of the best names in chess, and then put your new skills to the test in a simul with fellow players at our special chess lecture and simul series.
Category: Education, Games
at Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Central Park Conservancy staff takes you on a guided stroll amid thousands of trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals that bloom throughout the year.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Howard Bennett Playground, Manhattan
at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Julie Della Torre will share the H.C. Andersen story "The Swineherd" and Julie Pasqual will share the Puerto Rican story "Juan Bobo and the Pig".
Category: Best for Kids