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 November 16, 2013 (x) to August 30, 2017
Thursday, February 18, 2016
at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Many unique mammals can be found in NYC parks. Get a chance to learn about their many adaptations, compare replica skulls, and feel real animal pelts.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Participants will create a Tunisian crocheted, striped Fibonacci inspired scarf; producing an interesting numerical sequencing pattern effect on the work.
Category: Arts & Crafts
at Hostos Community College
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Bronx Historical Society Educator Angel Hernandez will highlight the African American experience in The Bronx since colonial times with an illustrated presentation.
Category: Accessible, Education, History, Black History Month, Talks, Seniors
at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
at Faber Park Field House (in Faber Pool and Park), Staten Island, Red Hook Recreation Center (in Red Hook Recreation Area), Brooklyn
3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
When school is out, Teen PASS offers FREE, exceptional clubs that focus on the areas of NYC Parks, arts, environmental science and sports that are tailored to the interests and talents…
Category: Education, Best for Kids
at Walker Park, Staten Island
3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Walker Park is offering various activities at the 3 to 6 Club, open to children ages 7 through 12 years, including art, literacy and sports.
Category: Best for Kids
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 Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground), Brooklyn
5:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Learn how to create a two tier triangle raised bed using the same supplies given by GreenThumb. These beds are smaller and primarily used in gardens where space is limited.
at Dodge YMCA, Brooklyn
6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
For decades, New Yorkers have been taking ownership of their local parks by starting park community groups. These groups bring programs and funding to parks, and advocate for political support.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Talks