NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2018 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:54:22 GMT <![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/11/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/11/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 11, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-11 2018-12-11 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Adults Up-Cycle to Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/11/adults-upcycle-to-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/11/adults-upcycle-to-art Date: December 11, 2018

Participants are encouraged to bring their recyclable items to up-cycle to art using various mediums to achieve a decorative affect. Please be aware a piece may take a few weeks to complete. Participants may take inspiration from the season or from art. Facilitator offers prompts, while allowing for individual expression.

  • October - Steam-punk Art Containers inspired by science fiction and science fantasy. Creating a heavy metallic affect on the piece.
  • November - Tole Painting Plates Create: a decorative affect on plate
  • December - Holiday Gifts: Beautiful gifts from recyclable goods for the holidays for yourself or someone special

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-11 2018-12-11 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:57:48 EDT
<![CDATA[Adults Creative Crochet]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/11/adults-creative-crochet http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/11/adults-creative-crochet Date: December 11, 2018

Learn to make a decorative border on a receiving blanket. Must have knowledge of crochet basics.

Supplies Needed: fleece or cotton receiving blanket, #10 mercerized cotton thread color to match/contrast blanket, steel crochet hook #3 or #4, tapestry needle

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-11 2018-12-11 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Tue, 20 Nov 2018 17:14:11 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/12/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/12/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 12, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-12 2018-12-12 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Adult's Le Petit Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/12/adults-le-petite-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/12/adults-le-petite-art Date: December 12, 2018

Adults will create miniature, detailed works of art, (hyper petite, ACEO's and miniatures. Participants will learn, though small, works can be quite detailed, requiring great concentration. Participants are encouraged to take their time so as to produce their fully developed piece. Adults are encouraged to decide what their project will be using canvas, paper, fabric, items from home, etc. Take inspiration from the holiday and fall season, as well as the art in the gallery space. Participants are encouraged to share ideas and support each other.

  • October - Paper and Cardboard Inchies create 1" - 3" square works of art
  • November - ACEO still Life create a beutiful still life piece
  • December - Whimsical Winter Wonder Holiday Gifts make gifts inspired by our winter show

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-12 2018-12-12 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b5982e517e.jpg Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:57:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids & Families Recycle to Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/12/recycle-to-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/12/recycle-to-art Date: December 12, 2018

Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.

  • October - Popsicle Stick Scare Crow
  • November - Apple Stamping
  • December - Plastic Christmas Tree

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-12 2018-12-12 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b626265b83.jpg Thu, 29 Nov 2018 14:29:10 EST
<![CDATA[Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the NY Rollin' Knicks Wheelchair Basketball Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/12/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-ny-rollin-knicks-wheelchair-basketball-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/12/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-ny-rollin-knicks-wheelchair-basketball-team Date: December 12, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area. It's guaranteed to be tons of fun and you'll come back every week for more action!

Start time: 7:30 pm

End time: 9:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 293-5934

Location: West Bronx Recreation Center

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X261 West Bronx Recreation Center 2018-12-12 2018-12-12 7:30 pm 9:30 pm 40.84410095214844000, -73.91880035400390000 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:44:45 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/13/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/13/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 13, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-13 2018-12-13 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Special Express Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/13/special-express-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/13/special-express-arts Date: December 13, 2018

Artists will be creating a mixed media art using construction paper, magazine cutouts, cloth, string, acrylic paint, and glue.

We will be providing these materials. We advise that participants bring any other materials they might like to use (like any magazine images or computer printouts along with any small objects they would like to incorporate into their collage).

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-13 2018-12-13 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:14:49 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids & Families Imaginative Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/13/kids-families-imaginative-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/13/kids-families-imaginative-arts Date: December 13, 2018

Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.

  • October - Steam Punk Art
  • November - Emotive Art
  • December - Whimsical Winter Wonder...Inspired Art

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-13 2018-12-13 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b68be26293.jpg Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:13:15 EDT
<![CDATA[Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the Brooklyn Nets Wheelchair Basketball Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/13/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-brooklyn-nets-wheelchair-basketball-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/13/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-brooklyn-nets-wheelchair-basketball-team Date: December 13, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best!

Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area. It's guaranteed to be tons of fun and you'll come back every week for more action!

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 632-7344

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2018-12-13 2018-12-13 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/593e9fe86de25.jpg Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:13:29 EDT
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 14, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-14 2018-12-14 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the AXIS Project]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-the-axis-project http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-the-axis-project Date: December 14, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: 646-632-7344

Location: Hansborough Recreation Center

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2018-12-14 2018-12-14 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.81280660000000000, -73.93924480000000000 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 09:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Adults Imaginative Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/adults-imaginative-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/adults-imaginative-arts Date: December 14, 2018

Adults will create works of art employing imaginative techniques, using various materials. The facilitator will introduce the concept of imaginative arts. Participants are encouraged to use their imagination for ideas, as well as take inspiration from their environment.

  • October - Steam-Punk Art: create work isnpired by science fiction and science fantasy
  • November - Emotive create work focused on expression and emotion
  • December - Whimsical Winter Wonder... Inspired create art isnpired by our current exhibition

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-14 2018-12-14 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:13:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Adults Creative Crochet]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/adults-creative-crochet http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/adults-creative-crochet Date: December 14, 2018

Learn to make a decorative border on a receiving blanket. Must have knowledge of crochet basics.

Supplies Needed: fleece or cotton receiving blanket, #10 mercerized cotton thread color to match/contrast blanket, steel crochet hook #3 or #4, tapestry needle

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-14 2018-12-14 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Tue, 20 Nov 2018 17:14:11 EST
<![CDATA[Al Smith Holiday Celebration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/al-smith-holiday-celebration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/al-smith-holiday-celebration Date: December 14, 2018

Join us to celebrate the holiday spirit by listening to our Al Smith Choir performing carols for the community. We will have the tree lighting while we sip on hot cocoa to warm us up, and create whimsical arts and crafts.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

For accessibility information, contact Ali Khalid-khan by December 12, 2018 by at (212) 285-0304 or by email ali.khalid-khan@parks.nyc.gov.

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 285-0304

Location: Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center (in Alfred E. Smith Playground)

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M194 Alfred E. Smith Playground 2018-12-14 2018-12-14 5:00 pm 7:30 pm 40.71070098876953000, -73.99669647216797000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf4562deebc3.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 17:14:11 EST
<![CDATA[Movies Under the Stars: Teen Titans Go! To the Movie]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/movies-under-the-stars-teen-titans-go-to-the-movie http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/14/movies-under-the-stars-teen-titans-go-to-the-movie Date: December 14, 2018

Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film!

Teen Titans Go! To The Movies

In this hilarious animated feature, the Teen Titans realize they're not "real" superheroes because there's not a movie about them. The five friends vow to do something heroic enough to warrant a big-screen adaption.

Before You Go:
You should come before 5:00 p.m. to get your spot for the movie.

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time: 6:35 pm

Contact phone: (718) 218-2380

Location: McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park)

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B058 McCarren Park 2018-12-14 2018-12-14 5:00 pm 6:35 pm 40.72010040283203000, -73.94999694824219000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bdc6f90b16fe.jpg Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:59:34 EST
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Kids & Families Paper Arts and Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/15/kids-paper-arts-and-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/15/kids-paper-arts-and-crafts Date: December 15, 2018

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Kids have fun making themed art with paper:

  • October - Paper Plate Ghost
  • November - Paper Winter Tree
  • December - Paper Christmas Bauble

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-15 2018-12-15 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b739ab5d37.jpg Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:29:00 EST
<![CDATA[Paper Arts and Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/15/paper-arts-and-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/15/paper-arts-and-crafts Date: December 15, 2018

Kids and families make their own cute holiday baubles for the Christmas season

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-15 2018-12-15 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 16 Nov 2018 17:14:05 EST
<![CDATA[Down to Earth Markets - Park Slope Farmers Market]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/16/down-to-earth-markets-park-slope-farmers-market http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/16/down-to-earth-markets-park-slope-farmers-market Date: December 16, 2018

Down to Earth Markets is a neighborhood farmers market featuring locally-farmed and produced foods. Find us on 4th Street off Fifth Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn near the Old Stone House of Brooklyn. The market is open year-round on Sundays, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the spring through fall and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the winter.

EBT and WIC Checks welcome. Health Bucks now available year-round!

Since 1991, Down to Earth Markets has been connecting cooks and eaters to New York’s local food producers by bringing the region’s farmers and food makers together at community-based farmers markets. We are a mission-driven “best for the world” B Corp focused on the people and small businesses building a strong and sustainable local food system.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Old Stone House (in J.J. Byrne Playground)

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B111 J.J. Byrne Playground 2018-12-16 2018-12-16 10:00 am 5:00 pm 40.67293930053700000, -73.98460388183600000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bad15b377e67.jpg Thu, 27 Sep 2018 14:58:24 EDT
<![CDATA[Goalball Hosted by the NY Knights]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/16/goalball-hosted-by-the-ny-knights http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/16/goalball-hosted-by-the-ny-knights Date: December 16, 2018

Join NYC Parks for goalball, a Paralympic sports for athletes with visual impairments. This sport is played by two blindfolded teams of three using a ball with bells on the inside to score goals against your opponent. Test your agility and hearing skills against the best!

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (646) 632-7344

Location: Chelsea Recreation Center

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M260 Chelsea Recreation Center 2018-12-16 2018-12-16 10:30 am 12:30 pm 40.74829864502000000, -74.00219726562500000 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 09:00:01 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/16/youth-wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-new-york-rolling-fury http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/16/youth-wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-new-york-rolling-fury Date: December 16, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (646) 632-7344

Location: Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center

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M063 Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center 2018-12-16 2018-12-16 1:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.77149963378906000, -73.98850250244140000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58d94081a82cd.jpg Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:44:46 EST
<![CDATA[Christmas Tinker Festival & Tree Lighting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/16/christmas-tinker-festival-tree-lighting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/16/christmas-tinker-festival-tree-lighting Date: December 16, 2018

Celebrate the holiday with fun tinkering, tree lighting, hot cocoa, and music at Lewis H. Latimer House Museum.

Holiday tinkering activities will take place from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Christmas tree will be lit at 5:00 p.m..

This event is free.

Please note: Space is limited and RSVP is required.

This program is produced in partnership with Queens Foundation for Architecture, and supported, in part, by HSBC Bank, Con Edison, and by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 5:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 961-8585

Location: Lewis H Latimer House

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Q497 Lewis H Latimer House 2018-12-16 2018-12-16 2:30 pm 5:30 pm 40.76610183715800000, -73.82959747314500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bfc1681c22e4.jpg Tue, 27 Nov 2018 11:13:40 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/17/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/17/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 17, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-17 2018-12-17 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/18/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/18/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 18, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-18 2018-12-18 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Adults Up-Cycle to Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/18/adults-upcycle-to-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/18/adults-upcycle-to-art Date: December 18, 2018

Participants are encouraged to bring their recyclable items to up-cycle to art using various mediums to achieve a decorative affect. Please be aware a piece may take a few weeks to complete. Participants may take inspiration from the season or from art. Facilitator offers prompts, while allowing for individual expression.

  • October - Steam-punk Art Containers inspired by science fiction and science fantasy. Creating a heavy metallic affect on the piece.
  • November - Tole Painting Plates Create: a decorative affect on plate
  • December - Holiday Gifts: Beautiful gifts from recyclable goods for the holidays for yourself or someone special

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-18 2018-12-18 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:57:48 EDT
<![CDATA[Adults Creative Crochet]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/18/adults-creative-crochet http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/18/adults-creative-crochet Date: December 18, 2018

Learn to make a decorative border on a receiving blanket. Must have knowledge of crochet basics.

Supplies Needed: fleece or cotton receiving blanket, #10 mercerized cotton thread color to match/contrast blanket, steel crochet hook #3 or #4, tapestry needle

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-18 2018-12-18 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Tue, 20 Nov 2018 17:14:11 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/19/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/19/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 19, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-19 2018-12-19 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Adult's Le Petit Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/19/adults-le-petite-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/19/adults-le-petite-art Date: December 19, 2018

Adults will create miniature, detailed works of art, (hyper petite, ACEO's and miniatures. Participants will learn, though small, works can be quite detailed, requiring great concentration. Participants are encouraged to take their time so as to produce their fully developed piece. Adults are encouraged to decide what their project will be using canvas, paper, fabric, items from home, etc. Take inspiration from the holiday and fall season, as well as the art in the gallery space. Participants are encouraged to share ideas and support each other.

  • October - Paper and Cardboard Inchies create 1" - 3" square works of art
  • November - ACEO still Life create a beutiful still life piece
  • December - Whimsical Winter Wonder Holiday Gifts make gifts inspired by our winter show

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-19 2018-12-19 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b5982e517e.jpg Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:57:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids & Families Recycle to Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/19/recycle-to-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/19/recycle-to-art Date: December 19, 2018

Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.

  • October - Popsicle Stick Scare Crow
  • November - Apple Stamping
  • December - Plastic Christmas Tree

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-19 2018-12-19 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b626265b83.jpg Thu, 29 Nov 2018 14:29:10 EST
<![CDATA[Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the NY Rollin' Knicks Wheelchair Basketball Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/19/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-ny-rollin-knicks-wheelchair-basketball-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/19/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-ny-rollin-knicks-wheelchair-basketball-team Date: December 19, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area. It's guaranteed to be tons of fun and you'll come back every week for more action!

Start time: 7:30 pm

End time: 9:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 293-5934

Location: West Bronx Recreation Center

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X261 West Bronx Recreation Center 2018-12-19 2018-12-19 7:30 pm 9:30 pm 40.84410095214844000, -73.91880035400390000 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:44:45 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/20/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/20/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 20, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-20 2018-12-20 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Special Express Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/20/special-express-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/20/special-express-arts Date: December 20, 2018

Artists will be creating a mixed media art using construction paper, magazine cutouts, cloth, string, acrylic paint, and glue.

We will be providing these materials. We advise that participants bring any other materials they might like to use (like any magazine images or computer printouts along with any small objects they would like to incorporate into their collage).

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-20 2018-12-20 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:14:49 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids & Families Imaginative Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/20/kids-families-imaginative-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/20/kids-families-imaginative-arts Date: December 20, 2018

Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.

  • October - Steam Punk Art
  • November - Emotive Art
  • December - Whimsical Winter Wonder...Inspired Art

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-20 2018-12-20 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b68be26293.jpg Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:13:15 EDT
<![CDATA[Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the Brooklyn Nets Wheelchair Basketball Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/20/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-brooklyn-nets-wheelchair-basketball-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/20/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-brooklyn-nets-wheelchair-basketball-team Date: December 20, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best!

Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area. It's guaranteed to be tons of fun and you'll come back every week for more action!

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 632-7344

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2018-12-20 2018-12-20 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/593e9fe86de25.jpg Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:13:29 EDT
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/21/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/21/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 21, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-21 2018-12-21 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the AXIS Project]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/21/wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-the-axis-project http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/21/wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-the-axis-project Date: December 21, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: 646-632-7344

Location: Hansborough Recreation Center

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2018-12-21 2018-12-21 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.81280660000000000, -73.93924480000000000 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 09:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Adults Imaginative Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/21/adults-imaginative-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/21/adults-imaginative-arts Date: December 21, 2018

Adults will create works of art employing imaginative techniques, using various materials. The facilitator will introduce the concept of imaginative arts. Participants are encouraged to use their imagination for ideas, as well as take inspiration from their environment.

  • October - Steam-Punk Art: create work isnpired by science fiction and science fantasy
  • November - Emotive create work focused on expression and emotion
  • December - Whimsical Winter Wonder... Inspired create art isnpired by our current exhibition

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-21 2018-12-21 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:13:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids & Families Paper Arts and Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/22/kids-paper-arts-and-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/22/kids-paper-arts-and-crafts Date: December 22, 2018

Kids have fun making themed art with paper:

  • October - Paper Plate Ghost
  • November - Paper Winter Tree
  • December - Paper Christmas Bauble

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-22 2018-12-22 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b739ab5d37.jpg Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:28:15 EDT
<![CDATA[Paper Arts and Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/22/paper-arts-and-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/22/paper-arts-and-crafts Date: December 22, 2018

Kids and families make their own cute holiday baubles for the Christmas season

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-22 2018-12-22 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 16 Nov 2018 17:14:05 EST
<![CDATA[Movies Under the Stars: Elf]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/22/movies-under-the-stars-elf http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/22/movies-under-the-stars-elf Date: December 22, 2018

Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free holiday film!

Elf
This delightful fantasy follows one of Santa's elves who learns he is actually a human and goes to New York City to meet his biological father, spreading Christmas cheer in a world of cynics as he goes. Featuring Will Ferrell in the title role, this wonderful film also stars James Caan. Ed Asner, Bob Newhart, Peter Dinklage, and Mary Steenburgen.

Before You Go:
You should come before 4:30 p.m. to get your spot for the movie.

Start time: 4:30 pm

End time: 6:10 pm

Contact phone: (718) 965-8942

Location: McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park)

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B058 McCarren Park 2018-12-22 2018-12-22 4:30 pm 6:10 pm 40.72010040283203000, -73.94999694824219000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5be5bfb1455c7.jpg Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:59:29 EST
<![CDATA[Down to Earth Markets - Park Slope Farmers Market]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/23/down-to-earth-markets-park-slope-farmers-market http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/23/down-to-earth-markets-park-slope-farmers-market Date: December 23, 2018

Down to Earth Markets is a neighborhood farmers market featuring locally-farmed and produced foods. Find us on 4th Street off Fifth Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn near the Old Stone House of Brooklyn. The market is open year-round on Sundays, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the spring through fall and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the winter.

EBT and WIC Checks welcome. Health Bucks now available year-round!

Since 1991, Down to Earth Markets has been connecting cooks and eaters to New York’s local food producers by bringing the region’s farmers and food makers together at community-based farmers markets. We are a mission-driven “best for the world” B Corp focused on the people and small businesses building a strong and sustainable local food system.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Old Stone House (in J.J. Byrne Playground)

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B111 J.J. Byrne Playground 2018-12-23 2018-12-23 10:00 am 5:00 pm 40.67293930053700000, -73.98460388183600000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bad15b377e67.jpg Thu, 27 Sep 2018 14:58:24 EDT
<![CDATA[Goalball Hosted by the NY Knights]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/23/goalball-hosted-by-the-ny-knights http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/23/goalball-hosted-by-the-ny-knights Date: December 23, 2018

Join NYC Parks for goalball, a Paralympic sports for athletes with visual impairments. This sport is played by two blindfolded teams of three using a ball with bells on the inside to score goals against your opponent. Test your agility and hearing skills against the best!

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (646) 632-7344

Location: Chelsea Recreation Center

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M260 Chelsea Recreation Center 2018-12-23 2018-12-23 10:30 am 12:30 pm 40.74829864502000000, -74.00219726562500000 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 09:00:01 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/23/youth-wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-new-york-rolling-fury http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/23/youth-wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-new-york-rolling-fury Date: December 23, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (646) 632-7344

Location: Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center

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M063 Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center 2018-12-23 2018-12-23 1:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.77149963378906000, -73.98850250244140000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58d94081a82cd.jpg Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:44:46 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/24/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/24/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 24, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-24 2018-12-24 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Adults Up-Cycle to Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/25/adults-upcycle-to-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/25/adults-upcycle-to-art Date: December 25, 2018

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Participants are encouraged to bring their recyclable items to up-cycle to art using various mediums to achieve a decorative affect. Please be aware a piece may take a few weeks to complete. Participants may take inspiration from the season or from art. Facilitator offers prompts, while allowing for individual expression.

  • October - Steam-punk Art Containers inspired by science fiction and science fantasy. Creating a heavy metallic affect on the piece.
  • November - Tole Painting Plates Create: a decorative affect on plate
  • December - Holiday Gifts: Beautiful gifts from recyclable goods for the holidays for yourself or someone special

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-25 2018-12-25 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Sat, 08 Dec 2018 13:58:41 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/26/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/26/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 26, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-26 2018-12-26 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Adult's Le Petit Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/26/adults-le-petite-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/26/adults-le-petite-art Date: December 26, 2018

Adults will create miniature, detailed works of art, (hyper petite, ACEO's and miniatures. Participants will learn, though small, works can be quite detailed, requiring great concentration. Participants are encouraged to take their time so as to produce their fully developed piece. Adults are encouraged to decide what their project will be using canvas, paper, fabric, items from home, etc. Take inspiration from the holiday and fall season, as well as the art in the gallery space. Participants are encouraged to share ideas and support each other.

  • October - Paper and Cardboard Inchies create 1" - 3" square works of art
  • November - ACEO still Life create a beutiful still life piece
  • December - Whimsical Winter Wonder Holiday Gifts make gifts inspired by our winter show

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-26 2018-12-26 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b5982e517e.jpg Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:57:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids & Families Recycle to Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/26/recycle-to-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/26/recycle-to-art Date: December 26, 2018

Kids will turn recyclable materials into adorable works of art to use at home.

  • October - Popsicle Stick Scare Crow
  • November - Apple Stamping
  • December - Plastic Christmas Tree

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-26 2018-12-26 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b626265b83.jpg Thu, 29 Nov 2018 14:29:10 EST
<![CDATA[Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the NY Rollin' Knicks Wheelchair Basketball Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/26/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-ny-rollin-knicks-wheelchair-basketball-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/26/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-ny-rollin-knicks-wheelchair-basketball-team Date: December 26, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area. It's guaranteed to be tons of fun and you'll come back every week for more action!

Start time: 7:30 pm

End time: 9:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 293-5934

Location: West Bronx Recreation Center

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X261 West Bronx Recreation Center 2018-12-26 2018-12-26 7:30 pm 9:30 pm 40.84410095214844000, -73.91880035400390000 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:44:45 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/27/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/27/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 27, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-27 2018-12-27 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Special Express Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/27/special-express-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/27/special-express-arts Date: December 27, 2018

Artists will be creating a mixed media art using construction paper, magazine cutouts, cloth, string, acrylic paint, and glue.

We will be providing these materials. We advise that participants bring any other materials they might like to use (like any magazine images or computer printouts along with any small objects they would like to incorporate into their collage).

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-27 2018-12-27 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:14:49 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids & Families Imaginative Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/27/kids-families-imaginative-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/27/kids-families-imaginative-arts Date: December 27, 2018

Kids use your imagination to create adorable arts and crafts projects to take home. Projects may combine 2D and 3D together.

  • October - Steam Punk Art
  • November - Emotive Art
  • December - Whimsical Winter Wonder...Inspired Art

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-27 2018-12-27 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b68be26293.jpg Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:13:15 EDT
<![CDATA[Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the Brooklyn Nets Wheelchair Basketball Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/27/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-brooklyn-nets-wheelchair-basketball-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/27/wheelchair-basketball-open-gym-hosted-by-the-brooklyn-nets-wheelchair-basketball-team Date: December 27, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best!

Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area. It's guaranteed to be tons of fun and you'll come back every week for more action!

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 632-7344

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2018-12-27 2018-12-27 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/593e9fe86de25.jpg Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:13:29 EDT
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/28/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/28/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 28, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-28 2018-12-28 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the AXIS Project]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/28/wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-the-axis-project http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/28/wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-the-axis-project Date: December 28, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: 646-632-7344

Location: Hansborough Recreation Center

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2018-12-28 2018-12-28 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.81280660000000000, -73.93924480000000000 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 09:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Adults Imaginative Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/28/adults-imaginative-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/28/adults-imaginative-arts Date: December 28, 2018

Adults will create works of art employing imaginative techniques, using various materials. The facilitator will introduce the concept of imaginative arts. Participants are encouraged to use their imagination for ideas, as well as take inspiration from their environment.

  • October - Steam-Punk Art: create work isnpired by science fiction and science fantasy
  • November - Emotive create work focused on expression and emotion
  • December - Whimsical Winter Wonder... Inspired create art isnpired by our current exhibition

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-28 2018-12-28 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:13:14 EDT
<![CDATA[Pleine Air Landscape Painting of Poe Cottage]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/29/plein-aire-landscape-painting-of-poe-cottage http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/29/plein-aire-landscape-painting-of-poe-cottage Date: December 29, 2018

Instructing artist Emely Luna will teach plein air landscape painting the last Saturday of each month, weather permitting.

For adults.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Edgar Allan Poe Cottage (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-29 2018-12-29 10:30 am 12:00 pm 40.86555352721500000, -73.89418697357200000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5cc16d0cf37.jpg Mon, 27 Aug 2018 12:14:44 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids & Families Paper Arts and Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/29/kids-paper-arts-and-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/29/kids-paper-arts-and-crafts Date: December 29, 2018

Kids have fun making themed art with paper:

  • October - Paper Plate Ghost
  • November - Paper Winter Tree
  • December - Paper Christmas Bauble

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-29 2018-12-29 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b5b739ab5d37.jpg Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:28:15 EDT
<![CDATA[Paper Arts and Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/29/paper-arts-and-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/29/paper-arts-and-crafts Date: December 29, 2018

Kids and families make their own cute holiday baubles for the Christmas season

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2018-12-29 2018-12-29 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 16 Nov 2018 17:14:05 EST
<![CDATA[Down to Earth Markets - Park Slope Farmers Market]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/30/down-to-earth-markets-park-slope-farmers-market http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/30/down-to-earth-markets-park-slope-farmers-market Date: December 30, 2018

Down to Earth Markets is a neighborhood farmers market featuring locally-farmed and produced foods. Find us on 4th Street off Fifth Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn near the Old Stone House of Brooklyn. The market is open year-round on Sundays, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the spring through fall and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the winter.

EBT and WIC Checks welcome. Health Bucks now available year-round!

Since 1991, Down to Earth Markets has been connecting cooks and eaters to New York’s local food producers by bringing the region’s farmers and food makers together at community-based farmers markets. We are a mission-driven “best for the world” B Corp focused on the people and small businesses building a strong and sustainable local food system.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Old Stone House (in J.J. Byrne Playground)

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B111 J.J. Byrne Playground 2018-12-30 2018-12-30 10:00 am 5:00 pm 40.67293930053700000, -73.98460388183600000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bad15b377e67.jpg Thu, 27 Sep 2018 14:58:24 EDT
<![CDATA[Goalball Hosted by the NY Knights]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/30/goalball-hosted-by-the-ny-knights http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/30/goalball-hosted-by-the-ny-knights Date: December 30, 2018

Join NYC Parks for goalball, a Paralympic sports for athletes with visual impairments. This sport is played by two blindfolded teams of three using a ball with bells on the inside to score goals against your opponent. Test your agility and hearing skills against the best!

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (646) 632-7344

Location: Chelsea Recreation Center

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M260 Chelsea Recreation Center 2018-12-30 2018-12-30 10:30 am 12:30 pm 40.74829864502000000, -74.00219726562500000 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 09:00:01 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Wheelchair Basketball Hosted by New York Rolling Fury]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/30/youth-wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-new-york-rolling-fury http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/30/youth-wheelchair-basketball-hosted-by-new-york-rolling-fury Date: December 30, 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (646) 632-7344

Location: Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center

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M063 Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center 2018-12-30 2018-12-30 1:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.77149963378906000, -73.98850250244140000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58d94081a82cd.jpg Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:44:46 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/31/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/12/31/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: December 31, 2018

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-12-31 2018-12-31 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/02/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/02/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: January 2, 2019

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2019-01-02 2019-01-02 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Arsenal Gallery: 36th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/03/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/03/arsenal-gallery-36th-annual-wreath-interpretations-exhibition Date: January 3, 2019

NYC Parks is pleased to announce the 36th annual Wreath Interpretations exhibition, bringing in the holiday season with an array of imaginative and unusual wreaths.

Employing an array of unconventional materials like Jordan almonds, piano keys, foam ears, and plastic bottles, nearly 40 participating fine artists, designers, and creative individuals of all ages celebrate and reinvent a familiar holiday symbol. This year’s wreaths draw inspiration from themes ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to traditional toys. Experience the holiday season through this fun and whimsical exhibition.

This event is free and open to the public.

This exhibition is closed on Tuesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Tuesday, January 1 (New Year's Day).

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: The Arsenal (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2019-01-03 2019-01-03 9:00 am 5:00 pm 40.76760101318400000, -73.97129821777300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf47737269a0.jpg Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:56 EST
<![CDATA[Public Art Event: Student-Led Workshops with Artist Nick Kozak]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/05/public-art-event-studentled-workshops-with-artist-nick-kozak http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/05/public-art-event-studentled-workshops-with-artist-nick-kozak Date: January 5, 2019

Nick Kozak’s installation Opposition Position challenges us to examine our education system and to stage our own educational interactions in this classroom in the park. Here all are welcome to attend free workshops led by local students on the first Saturday of the month through March (rain date on the second Saturday of the month).

The workshops will cover a variety of topics related to personal narratives and educational systems. For more information about each session's topics, please visit https://www.kozakartclass.com/#/opposition-position/.

Opposition Position is one of two artworks presented as part of the exhibition Persuasive Visions in Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan. Inspired by W. E. B. Du Bois’s conviction that propaganda through the arts can create social change, Persuasive Visions presents the work of two local artists, Gina Goico and Nick Kozak, who respond to today’s constant deluge of (mis)information.

This exhibition was curated by presented by Stephanie A. Lindquist and is presented by the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2019-01-05 2019-01-05 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.87289810180664000, -73.91899871826172000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bec593d4b590.jpg Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:28:41 EST
<![CDATA[Year of the Pig Community Art Project]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/12/year-of-the-pig-community-project http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/12/year-of-the-pig-community-project Date: January 12, 2019

Make your mark in this community art project celebrating Lunar New Year! Drop in to work on collaborative sculptures to celebrate the Year of the Pig. The project will be displayed in the Garden for QBG’s Lunar New Year Celebration on Saturday, February 9 and for the remainder of February.

Please note: this family-friendly activity involves papier maché and paint. Drop-in.

Event Tip: Spend the day at the Garden!
On each Saturday of this Community Art Project, we are hosting Winter Family Programs like Plants we Eat!, Bugging Out!, Winter Trees, and Tabletop Gardening! from 11 a.m. to noon. ($12 per child, $40 for all four sessions). Also, check out QBG’s Art in the Garden exhibition, “Organic Emergence,” at the Visitor & Administration Building Gallery. Free.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 886-3800

Location: Queens Botanical Garden

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2019-01-12 2019-01-12 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.75149917602539000, -73.82620239257812000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bf2fdb8b9627.jpg Tue, 27 Nov 2018 16:44:00 EST
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark: Watercolor Workshop Series]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/15/arts-culture-fun-make-your-mark-watercolor-workshop-series http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/15/arts-culture-fun-make-your-mark-watercolor-workshop-series Date: January 15, 2019

Join us as we partner with the Art Students League for this series of three art workshops where you will learn the foundations of the use of watercolor paint. All supplies will be provided. No experience necessary. This event is FREE and open to the public.

The series will take place on January 15, 22 and 29, 2019

Please note: Space is limited. Please RSVP to reserve your spot to watercolor54.eventbrite.com

The workshops are for adults 18 years old and up.

About the Artist: Sonomi Kobayashi is a New York-based artist, from Japan. She studied painting, sculpture, and printmaking at the Art Students
League of New York from. She now works out of her studio in Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York and exhibits frequently in the United States, Japan, and
Europe. Her work expresses the relationships between humanity, nature, earth, and the universe.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 754-5411

Location: Recreation Center 54

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2019-01-15 2019-01-15 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.75646972656250000, -73.96514129638672000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5c01a5b030684.png Tue, 04 Dec 2018 13:43:48 EST
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark: Watercolor Workshop Series]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/22/arts-culture-fun-make-your-mark-watercolor-workshop-series1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/22/arts-culture-fun-make-your-mark-watercolor-workshop-series1 Date: January 22, 2019

Join us as we partner with the Art Students League for this series of three art workshops where you will learn the foundations of the use of watercolor paint. All supplies will be provided. No experience necessary. This event is FREE and open to the public.

The series will take place on January 15, 22 and 29, 2019

Please note: Space is limited. Please RSVP to reserve your spot to watercolor54.eventbrite.com

The workshops are for adults 18 years old and up.

About the Artist: Sonomi Kobayashi is a New York-based artist, from Japan. She studied painting, sculpture, and printmaking at the Art Students
League of New York from. She now works out of her studio in Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York and exhibits frequently in the United States, Japan, and
Europe. Her work expresses the relationships between humanity, nature, earth, and the universe.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 754-5411

Location: Recreation Center 54

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2019-01-22 2019-01-22 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.75646972656250000, -73.96514129638672000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5c01a5b030684.png Tue, 04 Dec 2018 13:43:48 EST
<![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark: Watercolor Workshop Series]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/29/arts-culture-fun-make-your-mark-watercolor-workshop-series1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/01/29/arts-culture-fun-make-your-mark-watercolor-workshop-series1 Date: January 29, 2019

Join us as we partner with the Art Students League for this series of three art workshops where you will learn the foundations of the use of watercolor paint. All supplies will be provided. No experience necessary. This event is FREE and open to the public.

The series will take place on January 15, 22 and 29, 2019

Please note: Space is limited. Please RSVP to reserve your spot to watercolor54.eventbrite.com

The workshops are for adults 18 years old and up.

About the Artist: Sonomi Kobayashi is a New York-based artist, from Japan. She studied painting, sculpture, and printmaking at the Art Students
League of New York from. She now works out of her studio in Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York and exhibits frequently in the United States, Japan, and
Europe. Her work expresses the relationships between humanity, nature, earth, and the universe.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 754-5411

Location: Recreation Center 54

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2019-01-29 2019-01-29 6:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.75646972656250000, -73.96514129638672000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5c01a5b030684.png Tue, 04 Dec 2018 13:43:48 EST
<![CDATA[Public Art Event: Student-Led Workshops with Artist Nick Kozak]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/02/02/public-art-event-studentled-workshops-with-artist-nick-kozak http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/02/02/public-art-event-studentled-workshops-with-artist-nick-kozak Date: February 2, 2019

Nick Kozak’s installation Opposition Position challenges us to examine our education system and to stage our own educational interactions in this classroom in the park. Here all are welcome to attend free workshops led by local students on the first Saturday of the month through March (rain date on the second Saturday of the month).

The workshops will cover a variety of topics related to personal narratives and educational systems. For more information about each session's topics, please visit https://www.kozakartclass.com/#/opposition-position/.

Opposition Position is one of two artworks presented as part of the exhibition Persuasive Visions in Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan. Inspired by W. E. B. Du Bois’s conviction that propaganda through the arts can create social change, Persuasive Visions presents the work of two local artists, Gina Goico and Nick Kozak, who respond to today’s constant deluge of (mis)information.

This exhibition was curated by presented by Stephanie A. Lindquist and is presented by the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2019-02-02 2019-02-02 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.87289810180664000, -73.91899871826172000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bec593d4b590.jpg Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:28:41 EST
<![CDATA[Public Art Event: Student-Led Workshops with Artist Nick Kozak]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/03/02/public-art-event-studentled-workshops-with-artist-nick-kozak http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/03/02/public-art-event-studentled-workshops-with-artist-nick-kozak Date: March 2, 2019

Nick Kozak’s installation Opposition Position challenges us to examine our education system and to stage our own educational interactions in this classroom in the park. Here all are welcome to attend free workshops led by local students on the first Saturday of the month through March (rain date on the second Saturday of the month).

The workshops will cover a variety of topics related to personal narratives and educational systems. For more information about each session's topics, please visit https://www.kozakartclass.com/#/opposition-position/.

Opposition Position is one of two artworks presented as part of the exhibition Persuasive Visions in Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan. Inspired by W. E. B. Du Bois’s conviction that propaganda through the arts can create social change, Persuasive Visions presents the work of two local artists, Gina Goico and Nick Kozak, who respond to today’s constant deluge of (mis)information.

This exhibition was curated by presented by Stephanie A. Lindquist and is presented by the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-8114

Location: Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2019-03-02 2019-03-02 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.87289810180664000, -73.91899871826172000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5bec593d4b590.jpg Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:28:41 EST