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.
Viewing 41–50 out of 830 events
from December 8, 2016 to December 30, 2017
Saturday, December 10, 2016
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
This class features a low-impact cardio workout, followed by balancing stretches and meditation to raise heart rate, burn calories, reduce stress, and work out every muscle.
Category: Fitness, Seniors
at Albert H. Mauro Playground (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
9:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle.
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Volunteers will help with gardening preparation and beach cleanup to get the park ready for the fall weather. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Volunteers will be trained to identify which species of trees deer favor, how to identify browse, and how to properly install the guards onto the trees.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at Northwest Corner Seating Area (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Join Washington Square Park gardener Kaslin Daniels for a winter tree identification walk, where you’ll learn to look for clues to a tree’s species by its bark, twigs, and growth habit.
Category: Education, Nature
at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Take a simple candlestick and, using colorful, clay-like wax, mix, and mold an inventive image of nature onto a candle, or weave a string star or symmetrical button snowflake.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids