NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2017 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:04:56 GMT <![CDATA[Astronomy: The Night Sky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/21/astronomy-the-night-sky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/21/astronomy-the-night-sky Date: January 21, 2017

The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered and New York City parks are the perfect place to stargaze and explore the night sky. Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.

Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events. Many programs feature astronomy experts and all equipment is provided. Programs are best enjoyed on clear nights, so please call ahead if weather conditions are not clear.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park)

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<![CDATA[Astronomy: Winter Solar System]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/28/astronomy-winter-solar-system http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/28/astronomy-winter-solar-system Date: January 28, 2017

The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered and New York City parks are the perfect place to stargaze and explore the night sky. Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.

Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events. Many programs feature astronomy experts and all equipment is provided. Programs are best enjoyed on clear nights, so please call ahead if weather conditions are not clear.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 548-0912

Location: Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2017-01-28 2017-01-28 6:00 pm 7:30 pm 40.89110183715800000, -73.89399719238300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58545e803ff1b.jpg Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:44:55 EST
<![CDATA[Astronomy: The New Moon]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/29/astronomy-the-new-moon http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/29/astronomy-the-new-moon Date: January 29, 2017

The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered and New York City parks are the perfect place to stargaze and explore the night sky. Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe.

Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events. Many programs feature astronomy experts and all equipment is provided. Programs are best enjoyed on clear nights, so please call ahead if weather conditions are not clear.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

Location: Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2017-01-29 2017-01-29 6:00 pm 7:30 pm 40.79520034790039000, -73.77839660644531000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58545ebfa2638.jpg Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:44:55 EST
<![CDATA[Astronomy]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/02/05/astronomy http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/02/05/astronomy Date: February 5, 2017

The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered and New York City Parks are the perfect place to stargaze and explore the night sky. Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe.

Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe the night sky.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: North Side of the Great Lawn (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2017-02-05 2017-02-05 7:00 pm 8:30 pm 40.78250122070312500, -73.96569824218750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/585460a69eddc.jpg Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:59:55 EST
<![CDATA[The Night Sky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/02/18/the-night-sky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/02/18/the-night-sky Date: February 18, 2017

The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered and New York City Parks are the perfect place to stargaze and explore the night sky.

Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

Location: Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2017-02-18 2017-02-18 6:00 pm 7:30 pm 40.79520034790039000, -73.77839660644531000 Fri, 16 Dec 2016 17:15:04 EST