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 September 9, 2013 (x) to September 15, 2018
Saturday, March 11, 2017
at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
March 11 is National Girl Scouts Day! Learn everything you need to know to become involved (and participate in some fun activities!) with Girl Scouts USA.
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Women's History Month
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
This exhibit celebrates the signature feature: the waterfront. North, south, east and west, the waterfront surrounds, unifies, and creates Staten Island's unique sense of place.
Category: Art, Waterfront
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Get your hands dirty with planting activities and garden crafts. Learn about all the outstanding garden and nature programs we have for children ages two to 14.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at Compost Demonstration Site (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island
at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Learn primitive and modern methods for making fire safely and responsibly while exploring the great outdoors. Registration Required.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Best for Kids
at Seaview Avenue and East 89th Street (in Canarsie Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Do you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness? Develop skills that will help you create shelter from natural and man-made objects.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Don’t have a garden or greenhouse? Tiny ferns and other tropical plants thrive in the humid conditions of an enclosed glass jar as if in their own miniature greenhouse.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
"City Birds" includes numerous paintings and monotypes of birds found in New York City’s parks, sidewalks, and window sills.
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, History, Talks, Seniors
at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Nature, History, Tours