Virtual/Online Events

While you stay safe and stay at home as much as possible, enjoy some of your favorite activities and parks from home. Join online workouts, gardening workshops, and storytime for kids, and many virtual experiences!

tulips in the park

Parks@Home
We're bringing the parks to you! Join our live tours, art tutorials, and interactive experiences; step inside our online art galleries; listen to our themed music playlists, and check out our nature-themed jigsaw puzzles that you can play online! 

drawing of an outline of a squirrel

Parks@Home Jr. 
With Parks@Home Jr., kids and their parents can ask a park ranger a question, learn how to draw, play games, and explore our natural world from home. Check it out!

Virtual/Online Events Events

Sunday, January 17, 2021

Jan17

Nature Craft: Impressions in Clay

at Virtual/Online Workshop

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Learn how to make an all-natural homage to the different textures you can find on a walk in the woods.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jan17

Creating a Symbol of Hope for the Future: Sheila Prevost

at Virtual/Online Workshop

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
This art workshop is designed to allow you to share a symbol of peace, love, light, hope, and ideas for harmony. Participants will share their completed art with Sheila who will create a video installation of all the artwork to be presented during Black History Month.
Free!

Jan17

How Plants Survive in Winter

at Virtual/Online Workshop

4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Join author and naturalist, Leslie Day, as she leads a Zoom workshop on how the plants of Fort Tryon Park survive the colder months.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Jan21

Squirrel Appreciation Day Story Time

at Virtual/Online Workshop

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us on Facebook Live as we celebrate squirrels with a story read by Educator Christopher Rommel and create a craft inspired by our furry friends. Appropriate for ages 4-8.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jan21

North Shore Recreation Center at Lyons Pool Community Input Meeting

at Lyons PoolStaten Island, Virtual/Online Workshop, Lyons Pool Recreation CenterStaten Island

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Please join this virtual community input meeting to give input on the future North Shore Recreation Center at Lyons Pool.
Free!

Jan21

Community Input Meeting: Orchard Beach Skate Park

at Virtual/Online Workshop

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Please join us to share your ideas for the design of a new skate park at Orchard Beach. This meeting will be held virtually via the GoToMeeting platform.
Free!

Saturday, January 23, 2021

Jan23

My Soul Sings of Freedom: An Interactive Musical and Spoken Word Workshop with Gwendolyn Black

at Virtual/Online Workshop

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an afternoon of celebrating the Black experience through interactive music, dialogue, and instrument playing.
Free!

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Sunday, January 24, 2021

Jan24

Con Edison's Family Science Night (Virtual)

at Virtual/Online Workshop

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
These science experiments and activities are perfect for an evening of family fun and learning together.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Jan26

Crop Planning 101

at Virtual/Online Workshop

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn how to map out more than one season of bountiful harvests using planting calendars, knowledge of plant families, plant spacing charts, and more.
Free!

Jan26

Community Input Meeting: Ferry Point Park 9/11 Living Memorial Flagpole

at Virtual/Online Workshop

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Please join us to share your ideas for the design of a new flagpole at the Ferry Point Park 9/11 Living Memorial.
Free!

Thursday, January 28, 2021

Jan28

Wintery Willowbrook Hike

at Virtual/Online Workshop

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us for a virtual hike through the backwoods of Willowbrook park.
Free!

Jan28

STEAM Workshop: Coding Club Beginner

at Virtual/Online Workshop

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Take the first steps towards reading and writing code with the Coding Club! We will use Scratch to learn about the basics of algorithms and programming. It’s a lot simpler than you might think!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jan28

Make it Rain: Grants for your Green Space

at Virtual/Online Workshop

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Come hear from Citizens Committee for NYC and Partnerships for Parks, who provide grants of up to $3,000 for NYC-based community green space projects.
Free!

Jan28

Community Input Meeting: Woodlawn Playground

at Virtual/Online Workshop

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Please join us to share your ideas for the redesign of Woodlawn Playground. This meeting will be held virtually.
Free!

Thursday, February 4, 2021

Feb 4

Assembly 2021

at Virtual/Online Workshop

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Please join us for our annual Assembly in celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Bronx River Alliance.
Free!

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