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Best for Kids

NYC Parks offers a multitude of events, programs and activities made with kids especially in mind. Children will have plenty to keep them active throughout the year no matter what their interests.

Best for Kids Events

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Mar 25

Family Art Project: Big Bud Monoprints

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Observe the unusual shapes of tree and flower beginnings. Then,we’ll make simple, bold and brushy large-scaled monoprints!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar 25

Forest Park Carousel's 2017 Season Opening Ride & Concert

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Forest Park Carousel opens March 25th [11:00am - 6:00pm] for this upcoming 2017 season, make sure you come for the first ride of The season! We are thrilled to host rising pop star,…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar 25

CANCELLED: Paper Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Create adorable arts and crafts items out of paper to take home.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar 25

Storytime and Craft

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bring your little nature lovers to Queens Botanical Garden for a relaxing afternoon with a reading of The Munched-Up Flower Garden by Nancy Kelly Allen, followed by a clothes pin caterpillar craft.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Mar 26

Family Art Project: Big Bud Monoprints

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Observe the unusual shapes of tree and flower beginnings. Then make simple, bold and brushy large-scaled monoprints!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, March 27, 2017

Mar 27

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Mar 28

NY Knicks Basketball in the Boroughs Clinic: Bronx

at West Bronx Recreation Center , Bronx

4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us on Tuesday April 25th for the New York Knicks Basketball in the Boroughs event presented by Chase at West Bronx Recreation Center.
Free!

Must See
Event

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Mar 29

Recycle-to-Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

2:45 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Have fun creating cute items out of recycled materials.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar 29

Family Science Night, Part II: A Mixed Bag of Science!

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Bring the entire family to the Greenbelt Nature Center for a hands-on science experience.
Free!

Must See
Event

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Mar 30

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Mar 30

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Mar 30

Creative 3D Arts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

2:45 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Have fun making 3D items to use for yourself, friends, and family. Each month we will make a 3D item related to the month.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Apr 1

Prospect Park 150th Anniversary Opening Weekend

at Prospect Park , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
On April 1 and 2, join Prospect Park Alliance to kick off the 150th anniversary celebration with a full weekend of special events and festivities.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 1

Family Art Project: Organic Collagraph Collections

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Work with Glyndor Gallery Winter Workspace artist Michael Kelly Williams to create your own printing plate by collaging original abstract designs.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 1

Nature’s April Fools’

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
See some examples of camouflage, mimicry, and other adaptations in nature, then take a short walk along the Nature Center Trail in search of serendipitous surprises.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 1

Hands-On History: Handkerchief Embroidery and Queens Memories

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park) , Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Create a handkerchief like women of Rufus King’s time would have owned by using simple embroidery techniques to embellish a cotton square.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 1

Le Carrousel Kids Carnaval

at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park) , Manhattan

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Shake off winter and jump into spring at a special Caribbean/Mardi Gras-style carnival for kids of all ages!
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 1

Storytime & Craft

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bring your little nature lovers the garden for a relaxing afternoon with a reading of "I Can Name 50 Trees Today!: All About Trees by Bonnie Worth", followed by arts and crafts.

Best For
Kids

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Apr 2

Prospect Park 150th Anniversary Opening Weekend

at Prospect Park , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
On April 1 and 2, join Prospect Park Alliance to kick off the 150th anniversary celebration with a full weekend of special events and festivities.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 2

Family Art Project: Organic Collagraph Collections

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Create your own printing plate by collaging original abstract designs and your own organic forms made with cardboard and found synthetic and natural materials.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 2

Nature Scavenger Hunt Hike

at Rose Avenue and Oak Avenue (in Kissena Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
On this family-friendly scavenger hunt with the Urban Park Rangers, we'll explore the hidden treasures of Kissena Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 2

Family Nature Hike (light)

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join our Urban Park Rangers on a family hike through Central Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 2

Greenbelt Summer Camp Open House at High Rock Park

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Has cabin fever set in? If so, join the Greenbelt Educators for a preview of your child's summer camp experience.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 2

Wildlife Puppet Show

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Come and watch the Urban Park Rangers perform Native American folklore stories, as well as some original Ranger stories!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, April 3, 2017

Apr 3

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Apr 4

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 4

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 4

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 4

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Apr 5

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 5

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 5

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 5

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 5

FrogWatch USA Monthly Frog Monitoring Hike

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join FrogWatch USA for a hike within High Rock Park to listen for frogs.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Apr 6

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Apr 6

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Apr 6

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 6

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 6

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 6

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, April 7, 2017

Apr 7

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 7

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 7

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 7

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Apr 8

Family Art Project: Eels and Hudson River Theaters

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Hear about the relationship between eels and the health of the river and our role as good river stewards.

Best For
Kids
Apr 8

Annual Shearing of the Heather Celebration

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Bring your musical instruments and join in our community parade through the Heather Garden. Participate in a scavenger hunt, make flower-themed crafts, and more!
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 8

Queens Farmhouse Museum Children's Carnival

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us for a kids' carnival in the apple orchard! Enjoy the spring weather at the farm with assorted carnival rides and children's entertainment.

Best For
Kids
Apr 8

The Great Egg Hunt & Easter Bonnet Parade at Ocean Breeze

at Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Come join us on Saturday, April 8 from 11:00am-2:00pm for our springtime celebration, Easter egg hunt, and bonnet parade!
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Apr 9

Family Art Project: Eels and Hudson River Theaters

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Hear about the relationship between eels and the health of the river and our role as good river stewards.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Queens Farmhouse Museum Children's Carnival

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us for a kids' carnival in the apple orchard! Enjoy the spring weather at the farm with assorted carnival rides and children's entertainment.

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Easter Egg Hunt at Joe Holzka Garden

at Joe Holzka Community Garden (in ) , Staten Island

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Come out and join our first-ever Easter egg hunt!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Family Nature Walk

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Join naturalist and educator Gabriel Willow on a family-friendly walk through the gardens or woodlands.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Family Photography Scavenger Hunt

at 43rd Street and Seventh Avenue (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for an afternoon of family fun as we go on a scavenger hunt using digital cameras or smartphones.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 9

Storytime & Craft

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bring your little nature lovers to Queens Botanical Garden for a relaxing afternoon with a reading of What Does Bunny See? by Linda Sue Park, followed by arts and crafts.

Best For
Kids

Monday, April 10, 2017

Apr 10

Kids Week Staten Island: Beach Scavenger Hunt

at Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park) , Staten Island

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Search and collect the many coastal treasures on this sandy beach with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 10

Kids Week Queens: All About Insects

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers as we learn about insects and search for the six-legged critters under rocks and logs.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 10

Kids Week Bronx: Coastal Exploration

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Kids, join the Rangers as we explore the shore of Pelham Bay Park while looking for wildlife living along the bay area.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 10

Kids Week Brooklyn: Bug Exploration

at Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Take the kids to the park to enjoy a family-friendly, guided hike filled with learning activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 10

Kids Week Manhattan: Geology for Kids

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers in Central Park to learn about rocks of the world and the geology of New York City.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 10

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Apr 11

Kids Week Staten Island: All About Owls

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Whooo knows what we will find as we look through owl pellet's and learn more about the adaptions of owls!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Kids Week Queens: Birding for Kids

at Winchester Boulevard, under Grand Central Parkway (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a walk through Alley Pond Park and learn about the different birds that live in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Kids Week Bronx: Nature Exploration

at West 246th Street and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
The natural world is the best playground in New York City. Join the Urban Park Rangers on a hike through the wonders of Van Cortlandt Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Kids Week Brooklyn: Sea Shore Exploration

at Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Take the kids to the park to enjoy a family-friendly, guided hike filled with learning activities. You never know what you may observe on these sea shore exploration.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Kids Week: Fort Greene History and Colonial Games

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn about the traditions, dress, and games of the colonial people and Native Americans who lived in this area of Brooklyn centuries ago.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Spring Break Activities for Kids

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
While school's out, roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty! Children can sift and search through the Queens Botanical Garden's Exploration Station.

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Vacation Art: Sketching Spring–Capturing Nature's Contours

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

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn accessible techniques like blind and sighted contour drawing to record the details of spring growth in your new nature journal, and label them to help you remember your experience.

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Kids Week Manhattan: Reptiles and Amphibians

at Payson Avenue and Dyckman Street (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Find out how reptiles and amphibians play an important role in our local ecosystem. Gain a new appreciation for these misunderstood creatures.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Storefront Science: Afterschool Pop-Up Program

at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the natural world around you with Dr. A! Test and play with various science tools through interactive games for children during this two-hour exploration session.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 11

Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh

at Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Learn about the ecology of the space, view wildlife up close, and learn how the island’s history has shaped our natural areas.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Apr 12

Kids Week Staten Island: Nature Bingo!

at Forest Avenue and Silver Lake Park Road (in Silver Lake Park) , Staten Island

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Discover plants, animals, and insects with the Urban Park Rangers and see if you can get Bingo!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Kids Week Queens: Native American Games

at Rose and Oak Avenues (in Kissena Park) , Queens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a fun afternoon of games and a little history about Native American games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Kids Week Bronx: All About Fish

at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
The Urban Park Rangers are ready to teach young anglers the basics in fish anatomy, aquatic ecology, and proper angling techniques.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Kids Week Brooklyn: Wilderness Survival

at Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
On this fun, family-friendly program (recommended ages 8 and up) you will learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Discovery Walks for Families: PARKitecture

at Bethesda Terrace (in Central Park) , Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Bring your family for a guided walk and discover why Central Park is a sanctuary for plants, animals, and humans alike.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Tree Buds Under the Spotlight: High Rock Park

at Parking Area (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Take a closer look at the buds of various trees using our high-powered microscopes.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Spring Break Activities for Kids

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
While school's out, roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty! Children can sift and search through the Queens Botanical Garden's Exploration Station.

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Vacation Art: Sketching Spring–Colorful Springscapes

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

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Spring marks a new cycle of life—trees are leafing out, buds are bursting and migrating birds are returning to their summer homes at Wave Hill.

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Kids Week Manhattan: Trees and Who Lives in Them

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Trees are budding and birds are singing. Take a walk with the Urban Park Rangers to explore the nature of Central Park in springtime.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Storefront Science: Afterschool Pop-Up Program

at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the natural world around you with Dr. A! Test and play with various science tools through interactive games for children during this two-hour exploration session.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 12

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Apr 13

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Kids Week Queens: Nature Exploration Hike for Kids

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers on our exciting exploration hike through Forest Park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Kids Week Bronx: Orienteering for Kids

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn how to navigate using a map and compass.The Urban Park Rangers will teach you how to navigate to hidden objects placed around the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Kids Week Brooklyn: Nature Art

at Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Urban Park Rangers hope to inspire and lift your creativity and create works of art using natural materials.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Kids Week Brooklyn: Campfire Activities

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join us for campfire activities around a colonial hearth. Learn about campfire safety and sing along to some fun campfire songs with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 13

Discovery Walks for Families: Towering Trees

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Bring your family for a guided walk and discover why Central Park is a sanctuary for plants, animals, and humans alike.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Spring Break Activities for Kids

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
While school's out, roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty! Children can sift and search through the Queens Botanical Garden's Exploration Station.

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Vacation Art: Sketching Spring–Watercolor Visions

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

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Master a simple under-painting technique for achieving a cohesive image, then complete a watercolor painting inspired by Wave Hill’s grounds to create an impressive cover for your nature journal.

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Kids Week Manhattan: Birding for Kids

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
School is out! Get outside and get excited. Take the kids to the park to enjoy a guided bird walk, perfect for young birdwatchers!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Storefront Science: Afterschool Pop-Up Program

at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the natural world around you with Dr. A! Test and play with various science tools through interactive games for children during this two-hour exploration session.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 13

Family Science Night: Creatures of the Night with Tenafly Nature Center

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Come view live animal demonstrations of local species that inhabit the dark. From owls to opossums, learn about the amazing adaptations creatures possess to roam the night.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, April 14, 2017

Apr 14

Kids Week Staten Island: Insect Exploration

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
On this Urban Park Ranger-led walk, we will search for six-legged critters under rocks and logs, and in a pond.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Kids Week Bronx: Insect Exploration

at West 246th Street and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Don't be afraid of getting your hands dirty as we explore high and low in search of amazing insects to discover their important connection to us.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Kids Week Brooklyn: Scavenger Hunt

at Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
With the Urban Park Rangers as your guide, use all of your senses to explore the park as we search high and low for clues.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Kids Week Queens: Storytelling

at Garden entrance (in Baisley Pond Park) , Queens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Bring the kids to this storytelling event with our Urban Park Rangers. Ranger programs are the perfect additions to your family's activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Discovery Walks for Families: Belvedere's Kingdom

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Bring your family for a guided walk and discover why Central Park is a sanctuary for plants, animals, and humans alike.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Spring Break Activities for Kids

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
While school's out, roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty! Children can sift and search through the Queens Botanical Garden's Exploration Station.

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Kids Week Manhattan: Bug Hunt

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Don't be afraid of getting your hands dirty as we search high and low for amazing insects to discover their important connection to us, and the importance of parks to provide habitats for them.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 14

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Apr 15

Family Art Project: Pastel Eggs in Watercolors

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
ear from storyteller Rama Mandel as she shares the story An Egg is Quiet, by Dianna Hutts Aston. Then make your own poetic painting with wax resists in the pastel colors of speckled eggs.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 15

Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival

at Pavilion & Astral Fountain (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This event features live drum performances (Taiko), a traditional Japanese chorus, a Japanese folk dance, and a tea ceremony.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 15

Williamsbridge Oval Spring Egg Hunt

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Spring is in the air! Join us for an egg hunt for kids ages three to 11, potato sack races, carnival games, arts and crafts, a visit from the bunny, and more!
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 15

McGolrick Egg Hunt 2017

at Central Pavilion (in Msgr. McGolrick Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Bring your own basket & join an old-fashioned egg hunt at McGolrick Park, with separate baby & toddler egg hunt areas!

Must See
Event
Apr 15

Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
We’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 15

Ranger's Choice: Camping Tips and Skills

at West 246th Street and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn some tips and skills to help you prepare for your camping trip. Registration is required.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 15

Discovery Walks for Families: PARKitecture

at Bethesda Terrace (in Central Park) , Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Bring your family for a guided walk and discover why Central Park is a sanctuary for plants, animals, and humans alike.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 15

Ashford Learning Garden: Easter Egg Hunt

at Ashford Learning Center , Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Come and join us for arts and crafts and an opportunity to find eggs filled with candies or treats.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 15

Special Interactive Tour for Families: A Child’s View of Life in 19th Century New York

at Merchant's House Museum , Manhattan

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Come tour the house and learn what life was like for children (and adults) in the 1850s, from schoolwork and chores to games and play.

Best For
Kids

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Apr 16

Family Art Project: Pastel Eggs in Watercolors

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Hear from storyteller Rama Mandel as she shares the story An Egg is Quiet, by Dianna Hutts Aston. Then make your own poetic painting with wax resists in the pastel colors of speckled eggs.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 16

Kids Beach Exploration

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 a.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers as we explore the sandy shore of Orchard Beach in search of the unique wildlife living along the beach.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 16

Kids Salamander Exploration

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Flip over logs and stones with the Urban Park Rangers as we look for slimy salamanders in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 16

Kids Sensory Perception Hike

at East 88th Street and Seaview Avenue (in Canarsie Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City while you learn orienteering skills and explore our city's urban forests.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 16

Kids Sensory Perception Hike

at Woodhaven Boulevard and Forest Park Drive (in Forest Park) , Queens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, April 17, 2017

Apr 17

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Apr 18

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 18

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 18

Jr Knicks Basketball Clinic presented by Kia

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us on Tuesday April 18th, 2017 for a Jr Knicks Basketball Clinic presented by Kia.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 18

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 18

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Apr 19

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 19

Easter Egg Hunt

at Lewis H Latimer House , Queens  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
For children under 12. Join other families to this tradition of Easter Egg Hunt in the garden of historic home Lewis H. Latimer House. Free to the public.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 19

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 19

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 19

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Apr 20

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Apr 20

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Apr 20

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 20

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 20

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 20

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, April 21, 2017

Apr 21

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 21

Storefront Science: Afterschool Pop-Up Program

at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the natural world around you with Dr. A! Test and play with various science tools through interactive games for children during this two-hour exploration session.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 21

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 21

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 21

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Apr 22

Family Art Project: Earth Day for Protecting Pollinators

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Celebrate Earth Day by learning about how we can protect and support our environment and essential pollinators, like the honeybees who live at Wave Hill.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 22

Discovery Walks for Families: Time Travelers

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the park through hands-on exploration using rugged backpacks filled with kid-friendly binoculars, field guides, and hand lenses.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Apr 23

Family Art Project: Earth Day for Protecting Pollinators

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Celebrate Earth Day by learning about how we can protect and support our environment and essential pollinators, like the honeybees who live at Wave Hill.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 23

Freshwater Fishing

at Baisley Pond Park Parking Lot (in Baisley Pond Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Our experienced Urban Park Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. You can try to hook a pumpkinseed sunfish, carp, or chain pickerel.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 23

Earth Day Insect Expedition

at Wave Hill , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Check out live and preserved insects on display, then explore Wave Hill with insect guru Lawrence Forcella to hunt for native creatures in their garden habitats.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, April 24, 2017

Apr 24

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Apr 25

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 25

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 25

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 25

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Apr 26

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 26

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 26

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 26

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Apr 27

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Apr 27

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Apr 27

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 27

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 27

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 27

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, April 28, 2017

Apr 28

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 28

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 28

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 28

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Apr 29

Fort Tryon Kids Workshop: Birds of Cabrini Woods

at Cabrini Woods (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
We will enjoy a unique tree canopy-level view of the woods and learn fun facts about migrating birds through art, acting, and other hands-on activities.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 29

Bird Walks with New York City Audubon

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how Queens Botanical Garden provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 29

The 37th Annual Spring Double Dutch Tournament

at Sorrentino Recreation Center , Queens  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Come join us for a free Double Dutch Tournament!Participants are welcome to register as a team or unattached for this competition.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 29

Sakura Matsuri 2017: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Cherry Blossom Festival

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sakura Matsuri, the annual cherry blossom festival at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture.

Must See
Event
Apr 29

Family Art Project: Barking Up a Wave Hill Tree

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
With wax crayons and paper in hand, visit some of Wave Hill’s treasured trees and have a tactile experience through observation, touch, and simple, but rich, bark rubbings.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 29

Junior Arborist Station

at Wave Hill , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Kids ages five and older are invited to don tree-climbing harnesses and hardhats and ascend into the canopy of our old sugar maple tree to get a birds-eye view of Wave Hill.
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 29

Highland Park Community Garden Opening Day

at Highland Park Children's Garden (in Highland Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy a fun-filled opening day at Highland Park's Community Garden. Enjoy workshops, music, and games.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 29

Discovery Walks for Families: Belvedere's Kingdom

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the Park through hands-on exploration using kid-friendly binoculars, field guides, and hand lenses.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 29

Gather Around the Campfire

at Alley Pond Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers as we gather around our roaring camp fire for an evening of s'mores, games, and storytelling.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Apr 30

Sakura Matsuri 2017: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Cherry Blossom Festival

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sakura Matsuri, the annual cherry blossom festival at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture.

Must See
Event
Apr 30

Family Art Project: Barking Up a Wave Hill Tree

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
With wax crayons and paper in hand, visit some of Wave Hill’s treasured trees and have a tactile experience through observation, touch, and simple, but rich, bark rubbings.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 30

Freshwater Fishing

at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature just a few blocks from home. You can try to hook a pumpkinseed sunfish, carp, or chain pickerel.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 30

Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take your own pinhole photos on the museum’s grounds and process them in our pop-up darkroom.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, May 1, 2017

May 1

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

May 2

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 2

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 2

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 2

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

May 3

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 3

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 3

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 3

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, May 4, 2017

May 4

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
May 4

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
May 4

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 4

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 4

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 4

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, May 5, 2017

May 5

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 5

Storefront Science: Afterschool Pop-Up Program

at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the natural world around you with Dr. A! Test and play with various science tools through interactive games for children during this two-hour exploration session.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 5

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 5

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 5

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, May 6, 2017

May 6

Spring History Festival: Flushing's Green Past, Present, and Future

at Weeping Beech, Margaret I Carmen Green (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Children and adults are welcome to come learn, make, eat, and experience Flushing's unique heritage at this full-day, outdoor festival.
Free!

Must See
Event
May 6

Learn to Ride

at Paul Raimonda Playground , Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free fun event! Show your kids, ages 5 or older, how to ride a two-wheeler.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 6

Cherry Blossom Festival

at Field 62 - 63 (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The festival welcomes the park’s cherry blossoms with live music, performances, games, exhibitions, face painting, and more, inspired by Japanese culture.
Free!

Must See
Event
May 6

CANCELLED: Freshwater Fishing

at Meet inside the park at Kissena Lake (in Kissena Park) , Queens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Our experienced Urban Park Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. You can try to hook a pumpkinseed sunfish, carp, or chain pickerel.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, May 7, 2017

May 7

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 7

Ranger's Choice: Woodland Fairy House Walk

at Inwood Hill Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
In folklore, the woodland fairies awaken the forest and bring about spring. We'll observe the fanciful plants and animals which inhabit the forest floor.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 7

Seining

at Burnett Street and Avenue U (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Get ready to get your hands wet, seining programs use nets to catch fish.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, May 8, 2017

May 8

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

May 9

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 9

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 9

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 9

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

May 10

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 10

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 10

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 10

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, May 11, 2017

May 11

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
May 11

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on our comfy turf lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 11

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
May 11

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 11

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 11

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 11

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, May 12, 2017

May 12

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 12

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 12

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 12

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, May 13, 2017

May 13

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 13

Learn to Ride

at Basketball Courts (in Baisley Pond Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free fun event! Show your kids, ages five and older how to ride a two-wheeler.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, May 14, 2017

May 14

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 14

Kids Salamander Exploration

at Mosholu Avenue and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, May 15, 2017

May 15

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

May 16

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 16

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 16

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 16

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

May 17

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 17

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 17

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 17

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, May 18, 2017

May 18

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
May 18

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on our comfy turf lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 18

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
May 18

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 18

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 18

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 18

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, May 19, 2017

May 19

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 19

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 19

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 19

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, May 20, 2017

May 20

Pickleball Tournament

at Roy Wilkins Recreation Center , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come join us for a free pickleball tournament!
Free!

Must See
Event
May 20

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 20

Learn to Ride

at Juniper Valley Park Track (in Juniper Valley Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free fun event! Show your kids, ages five and older, how to ride a two-wheeler.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 20

Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
We’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, May 21, 2017

May 21

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 21

Seining

at Broad Channel American Ball Fields , Queens

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Get ready to get your hands wet; seining programs use nets to catch fish. Participation is first-come, first-served.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, May 22, 2017

May 22

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

May 23

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 23

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 23

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 23

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

May 24

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 24

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 24

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 24

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, May 25, 2017

May 25

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
May 25

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on our comfy turf lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 25

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
May 25

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 25

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 25

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 25

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, May 26, 2017

May 26

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 26

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 26

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 26

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, May 27, 2017

May 27

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 27

Freshwater Fishing

at Eton Place and Richmond Avenue (in Willowbrook Park) , Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
You can try to hook a pumpkinseed sunfish, carp, or chain pickerel. Participation is first-come, first-served.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 27

Learn to Ride

at Rosemary's Playground , Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free fun event! Show your kids, ages five and older, how to ride a two-wheeler.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, May 28, 2017

May 28

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 28

Outdoor Movie Night: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

at Field 81 (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:45 p.m.
In celebration of our 25th anniversary, many of this summer's featured films will take us back to the year 1992!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, May 29, 2017

May 29

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

May 30

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 30

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 30

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 30

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

May 31

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 31

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 31

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 31

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Jun 1

Greenbelt Peepers

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:45 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on our comfy turf lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Greenbelt Tree Tots

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Through hands-on activities, crafts, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest.

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 1

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 2, 2017

Jun 2

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 2

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Jun 3

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Jun 4

15th Annual Drums Along the Hudson

at 218th Street and Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Activities include a Tree of Peace planting, international cuisine, Native American storytelling, a Pow Wow, crafts. and visits from Captain Planet.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 4

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, June 5, 2017

Jun 5

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Jun 6

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 6

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Jun 7

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 7

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 7

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 7

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Jun 8

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on our comfy turf lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 9, 2017

Jun 9

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 9

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Jun 10

The Great Randall's Island Treasure Hunt

at Field 62 - 63 (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn how to use a map and compass (provided) while exploring the park; enjoy arts and crafts; light refreshments will be provided.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 10

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Jun 11

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 11

Outdoor Movie Night: Aladdin

at Field 81 (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

8:40 p.m.10:10 p.m.
Musical charmer about a genie (voice of Robin Williams) in a lamp.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, June 12, 2017

Jun 12

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Jun 13

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 13

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 13

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 13

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 13

Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh

at Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Learn about the ecology of the space, view wildlife up close, and learn how the island’s history has shaped our natural areas.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Jun 14

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 14

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 14

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 14

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Jun 15

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on our comfy turf lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 15

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 15

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 15

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 15

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 16, 2017

Jun 16

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 16

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 16

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 16

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Jun 17

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 17

Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
We’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Jun 18

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, June 19, 2017

Jun 19

Learn How to Play Lacrosse

at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground , Staten Island

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children between the ages of 7 and 12 will learn the basics of lacrosse while having fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Jun 20

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 20

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 20

Soccer Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will be able to participate in a variety of physical exercises while learning the basic fundamentals of soccer.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 20

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Jun 21

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 21

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 21

Mighty Milers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the basic fundamentals of running.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 21

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Jun 22

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on our comfy turf lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 22

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 22

Softball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learnong the basic fundamentals of softball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 22

S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
S.T.E.A.M. is a program that allows children to participate in a variety of fun and educational hands-on activities that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 22

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 23, 2017

Jun 23

Book Worms

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Children will be able to develop and advance their literacy skills through a variety of fun and educational literacy games, activities, and library trips.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 23

Art in Action

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Art in Action is a program where children will be given the opportunity to develop their creativity and personal expression through a variety of fun and educational arts and crafts projects.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 23

Basketball Training Camp

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Children ages 6 through 13 will participate in a variety of physical exercises, while learning the fundamentals of basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 23

Table Toppers

at Walker Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Children participate in a variety of table-top games and tournaments.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Jun 24

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 24

Learn to Ride

at Bowne Playground , Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free fun event! Show your kids, ages five and older, how to ride a two- wheeler.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 24

Hydrangea Hurrah at Madison Square Park

at Madison Square Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Hydrangea Hurrah is a family-friendly event with a host of free, fun activities including guest speakers, park tours, floral demos, a kids zone with games, and musical entertainment.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Jun 25

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 25

Outdoor Movie Night: Zootopia

at Field 42 (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

8:40 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A rabbit cop must solve a missing-persons case in a city inhabited by anthropomorphic animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Jun 29

Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on our comfy turf lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Jul 1

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Jul 2

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Jul 8

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Jul 9

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Jul 15

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 15

Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
We’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Jul 16

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Jul 22

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Jul 23

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Jul 29

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Jul 30

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Aug 5

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Aug 6

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Aug 8

Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh

at Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Learn about the ecology of the space, view wildlife up close, and learn how the island’s history has shaped our natural areas.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Aug 12

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Aug 13

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Aug 19

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
We’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Aug 20

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Aug 26

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Aug 27

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Sep 2

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Sep 3

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Sep 9

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Sep 10

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Sep 16

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Sep 17

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Sep 23

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Sep 24

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Sep 30

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Oct 1

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Oct 7

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Oct 8

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Oct 14

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Free!

Best For
Kids

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