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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 December 11, 2016 to December 30, 2017

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Dec11

NYRR Open Run: Marine Park

at Carmine Carro Community Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Dec11

NYRR Open Run: Cunningham Park

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park), Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Dec11

NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Dec11

NYRR Open Run: Crotona Park

at East path, north of tennis courts on Crotona Avenue (in Crotona Park), Bronx

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Dec11

Winter Birding

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Explore Wave Hill’s tranquil gardens and woodlands with naturalist Gabriel Willow to observe birds in their winter habitats.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Dec11

Family Art Project: Snowflakes, Candles, and Stars

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

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
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec11

Winter Wonderland Hike (Vigorous)

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Central Park will be decorated for the holidays, so be sure to bring your camera.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Hiking
Free!

Dec11

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
See sites that played important strategic roles in the American Revolution and the War of 1812, and enjoy the stunning overlook to the Harlem Meer.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Dec11

Trail of the Month: William T. Davis Trail and New Springville Greenway.

at Native Plant Center, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Beginning at the William T. Davis Wildlife Refuge, take a short loop walk on the Pink Trail, then proceed along the New Springville Greenway.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Dec11

Holiday Workshop Weekend: Felted Soaps and Ornaments

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Artist Anne Scully guides you through two techniques for felting—the art of transforming dyed wool into dense, colorful cloth.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Winter Holidays

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