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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Thursday, September 8, 2016
at Environmental Education Center (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250-gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’-scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at Walker Park, Staten Island
at J. Hood Wright Recreation Center (in J. Hood Wright Park), Manhattan
at Skate Park at 108th Street (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
The Riverside Park Skate Clinic features three days of skateboarding instruction with Summer on the Hudson and instructor John Fudala.
Category: Education, Festivals, Best for Kids, Sports, Waterfront
at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
4:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
We unroll a giant chess board which you will stand on in the position of your chosen chess piece, and play the game with a group as a team.
Category: Accessible, Education, Festivals, Games, Best for Kids, Seniors
at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
at Victory Field (in Forest Park), Queens
at Myrtle Avenue Plaza (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Participants will tend to the garden plants, learn about plant origins and care, and discuss how the installation addresses issues of immigration.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, Seniors