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 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 Howard Bennett Playground, Manhattan
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 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
at Boxcar Playground (in Crotona Park), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
This three-hour, on-bike class is for adults and mature teens who have recently learned how to ride a bike or who want to improve their core cycling skills.
Category: Education, Sports
at Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island
at Know Waste Lands Community Garden, Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Come and learn how to build a birdhouse to invite our feathery friends to the garden. This workshop is offered with Spanish translation.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Best for Kids
at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Why should kids get to have all the fun? Due to popular demand, join Gardener Karen and Curator Kelsey for a fun afternoon of garden-related colonial and modern crafts for adults.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, History, Tours, Talks