NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2016 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:54:43 GMT <![CDATA[It's My Park at New Dorp Beach Memorial Garden]]> Date: December 9, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Kivlehan to spruce up the park in preparation for their annual holiday event. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Superstorm Sandy Memorial Garden (in Great Kills Park)

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<![CDATA[Holiday on the Hudson]]> Date: December 10, 2016

Join Summer on the Hudson & Riverside Park Conservancy on Saturday December 10th for our annual holiday tree lighting party and celebrate the season with live music, dancing, and hot chocolate (while supplies last & please bring your own reusable mug).

Event Schedule

  • 4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. - The Harlem Swing Dance Society performs and leads a dance lesson with the crowd (wear comfortable shoes and join in).
  • 5:30 p.m. - Join in to throw the switch to light the tree!
  • 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. - Barnard Bacchantae sings seasonal and popular songs.
  • Throughout the event visit the Baylander docked on the Excursion Pier for children's activities and fun and visit the CBS-FM table for your chance to take home one of many great prizes.

Start time: 4:30 pm

End time: 6:30 pm

Contact phone: 311

Location: 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers)

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<![CDATA[Birding Jamaica Bay]]> Date: December 24, 2016

Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

Location: Bay 32nd Street and Beach Channel Drive (in Bayswater Park)

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