NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2016 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:52:42 GMT <![CDATA[Paint it Up: Whimsical Winter Wonder...Upcycle Bottle Art - Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/09/paint-it-up-whimsical-winter-wonderupcycle-bottle-art-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/09/paint-it-up-whimsical-winter-wonderupcycle-bottle-art-adults Date: December 9, 2016

Paint and decorate your personal wine bottles or other bottles. Take inspiration from our Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition. Participants must provide their own bottles, clean inside and out. All labels and gummy residue must be removed and bottles must be dry. Adults of all ages

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 2016-12-09 2016-12-09 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Arts and Crafts: Snowman Bottle]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/09/seasonal-arts-and-craftssnowman-bottle http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/09/seasonal-arts-and-craftssnowman-bottle Date: December 9, 2016

Create a decorative work of art on your personal jars and bottles to take home. Get inspiration from our Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition. Participants must bring their own bottles and jars (plastic containers: jam and jelly jars, dish washing liquid detergent bottles). Containers must be clean and dry, inside and out, labels and gummy residue removed. Jars and bottles should be no larger than 16oz.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-09 2016-12-09 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/09/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/09/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 9, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-09 2016-12-09 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: Snowflakes, Candles, and Stars]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/family-art-project-snowflakes-candles-and-stars http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/family-art-project-snowflakes-candles-and-stars Date: December 10, 2016

Fire and ice don’t usually go together, but as the winter days get shorter and colder, we’ll celebrate both. Take a simple candlestick and, using colorful, clay-like wax, mix, and mold an inventive image of nature onto a candle, or weave a string star or symmetrical button snowflake at this fun, seasonal bazaar.

Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-10 2016-12-10 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223a44a798b.jpg Wed, 09 Nov 2016 12:15:02 EST
<![CDATA[Crochet Meet Group]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/crochet-meet-group http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/crochet-meet-group Date: December 10, 2016

This is a friendly group of parents interested in learning crochet to teach their child.

Materials needed: 1 skein light colored #4 yarn, 1 pair short knitting needles #8, tapestry needle for weaving, and measuring tape.

This program is for parents of children with special needs.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-10 2016-12-10 10:30 am 11:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:00:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Family Day: Make Colonial Pomander Crafts (with and Autism-Friendly Hour)]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/family-day-make-colonial-pomander-crafts-with-autism-friendly-hour http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/family-day-make-colonial-pomander-crafts-with-autism-friendly-hour Date: December 10, 2016

Join us in our annual Colonial Holiday Pomanders event! A popular tradition from the colonial period, pomanders are dried oranges studded with cloves. Make your own pomander to take home!

From 1:00 pm to 2:00 p.m., our Colonial Holiday Pomanders event will be designated autism friendly.

This program is free with museum admission. Recommended ages 4+. Advanced registration is encouraged. To RSVP, please call (212) 923-8008 or email education@morrisjumel.org.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 923-8008

Location: Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)

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M073 Roger Morris Park 2016-12-10 2016-12-10 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.83449935913086000, -73.93849945068360000 Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:30:08 EST
<![CDATA[Holiday Workshop Weekend: Felted Soaps and Ornaments]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/holiday-workshop-weekend-felted-soaps-and-ornaments http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/holiday-workshop-weekend-felted-soaps-and-ornaments Date: December 10, 2016

Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill. Gift-giving never felt so good! Artist Anne Scully guides you through two techniques for felting—the art of transforming dyed wool into dense, colorful cloth.

Roll up your sleeves and practice bonding and shrinking the fibers using water, heat, and agitation to wet felt onto a usable loofah-like washcloth. Try your hand at the more intricate technique of needle felting to turn fibers into winter ornaments or gift tags.

Children eight years old and older are welcome with an adult.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-10 2016-12-10 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223a9442350.jpg Wed, 23 Nov 2016 13:30:06 EST
<![CDATA[Holiday Workshop Weekend: Natural Wreaths and Swags]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/holiday-workshop-weekend-natural-wreaths-and-swags http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/holiday-workshop-weekend-natural-wreaths-and-swags Date: December 10, 2016

Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill. Gift-giving never felt so good! Craft one-of-a-kind holiday decorations using fresh greens harvested from Wave Hill’s gardens.

Each participant designs a verdant wreath or swag accented with natural materials and elegant accessories. Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day demonstrates simple floral techniques and provides plenty of materials to fuel your creative spirit.

Children eight years old and older are welcome with an adult.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-10 2016-12-10 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223b029cc2f.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 17:15:06 EST
<![CDATA[Holiday Workshop Weekend: Amaryllis Gift Kits]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/holiday-workshop-weekend-amaryllis-gift-kits http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/holiday-workshop-weekend-amaryllis-gift-kits Date: December 10, 2016

Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill. Gift-giving never felt so good! Amaryllis are easy to grow and produce dramatic blooms for the winter windowsill. Pot up an amaryllis bulb in a terracotta pot, cover it with a saucer, and decorate the “kit” for a beautiful and environmentally-friendly gift, with Assistant Director of Public Programs Laurel Rimmer.

Children eight years old and older arewelcome with an adult.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-10 2016-12-10 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223b5ac5685.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 17:15:06 EST
<![CDATA[13th Annual Holiday Craft Workshop]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/13th-annual-holiday-craft-workshop http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/13th-annual-holiday-craft-workshop Date: December 10, 2016

Come to the nature center for our annual craft workshop, where participants create winter-inspired handmade pieces using natural objects.

Ages 10 and older. Supplies are limited. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. To register for this event, please contact the Staten Island Greenbelt Conservancy at (718) 351-3450 or by email at naturecenter@sigreenbelt.org.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-3450

Location: Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley)

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R129 Blood Root Valley 2016-12-10 2016-12-10 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.58840179443359400, -74.13909912109375000 Wed, 23 Nov 2016 13:30:06 EST
<![CDATA[Paper Arts & Crafts: Paper Cup Penguin]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/paper-arts-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/paper-arts-crafts Date: December 10, 2016

Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts and crafts items to take home. Projects may include origami, decoupage, kirigami, collage, paper cutting, and more.

Kids will make paper cup penguins. December, make an adorable caterpillar from paper.

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 2016-12-10 2016-12-10 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:30:05 EST
<![CDATA[Winter Wonderland]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/winter-wonderland http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/10/winter-wonderland Date: December 10, 2016

Celebrate the holiday season with an evening of crafts, games, music, photo stations, and more!

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 393-7370

Location: Brookville Boulevard and 144 Avenue (in Brookville Park)

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Q008 Brookville Park 2016-12-10 2016-12-10 3:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.66139984130859400, -73.74199676513672000 Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:30:08 EST
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: Snowflakes, Candles, and Stars]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/family-art-project-snowflakes-candles-and-stars http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/family-art-project-snowflakes-candles-and-stars Date: December 11, 2016

Fire and ice don’t usually go together, but as the winter days get shorter and colder, we’ll celebrate both. Take a simple candlestick and, using colorful, clay-like wax, mix and mold an inventive image of nature onto a candle, or weave a string star or symmetrical button snowflake at this fun, seasonal bazaar.

Free with admission to the grounds.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-11 2016-12-11 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223bfaecb2b.jpg Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:30:04 EST
<![CDATA[Holiday Workshop Weekend: Felted Soaps and Ornaments]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/holiday-workshop-weekend-felted-soaps-and-ornaments http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/holiday-workshop-weekend-felted-soaps-and-ornaments Date: December 11, 2016

Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill. Gift-giving never felt so good!

Artist Anne Scully guides you through two techniques for felting—the art of transforming dyed wool into dense, colorful cloth. Roll up your sleeves and practice bonding and shrinking the fibers using water, heat and agitation to wet felt onto a usable loofah-like washcloth. Try your hand at the more intricate technique of needle felting to turn fibers into winter ornaments or gift tags.

Children eight years old and older are welcome with an adult.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-11 2016-12-11 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223c43f3e5c.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 17:15:06 EST
<![CDATA[Holiday Workshop Weekend: Natural Wreaths and Swags]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/holiday-workshop-weekend-natural-wreaths-and-swags http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/holiday-workshop-weekend-natural-wreaths-and-swags Date: December 11, 2016

Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill. Gift-giving never felt so good! Craft one-of-a-kind holiday decorations using fresh greens harvested from Wave Hill’s gardens.

Each participant designs a verdant wreath or swag accented with natural materials and elegant accessories. Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day demonstrates simple floral techniques and provides plenty of materials to fuel your creative spirit. Children eight and older welcome with an adult. Holiday Workshop Weekend event.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-11 2016-12-11 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223c85db05a.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 17:15:06 EST
<![CDATA[Holiday Workshop Weekend: Amaryllis Gift Kits]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/holiday-workshop-weekend-amaryllis-gift-kits http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/holiday-workshop-weekend-amaryllis-gift-kits Date: December 11, 2016

Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill. Gift-giving never felt so good!

Amaryllis are easy to grow and produce dramatic blooms for the winter windowsill. Pot up an amaryllis bulb in a terracotta pot, cover it with a saucer and decorate the “kit” for a beautiful and environmentally-friendly gift, with Assistant Director of Public Programs Laurel Rimmer.

Children eight years old and older are welcome with an adult.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-11 2016-12-11 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223cba60d20.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 17:15:06 EST
<![CDATA[Printmaking Workshop with Hilary Lorenz]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/printmaking-workshop-with-hilary-lorenz http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/11/printmaking-workshop-with-hilary-lorenz Date: December 11, 2016

Join artist Hilary Lorenz for this special printmaking demonstration and workshop! Lorenz will lead demonstrations of printing a linoleum block on a portable printing press, after which visitors will be invited to ink pre-cut blocks and create their own images to take home or add to her art installation currently on display at 99 Plymouth. Participants can make prints of birds native to the park, including mergansers, cormorants, seagulls and mallard ducks! All ages are welcome!

Photos by Hilary Lorenz

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 222-9939

Location: 99 Plymouth Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2016-12-11 2016-12-11 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.70405696345800000, -73.98930621147200000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58344c8fe862c.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:44:54 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/12/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/12/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 12, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-12 2016-12-12 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids Le Petit Art: Books]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/13/kids-le-petit-artbooks http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/13/kids-le-petit-artbooks Date: December 13, 2016

Create your very own coloring book, with original art to color in. This program is suitble for kids of all ages.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-13 2016-12-13 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 11:45:09 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/13/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/13/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 13, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-13 2016-12-13 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Le Petit Book Arts: Adults Journal]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/14/le-petit-book-arts-adults-journal http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/14/le-petit-book-arts-adults-journal Date: December 14, 2016

Create a miniature journal to put your thoughts into.

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 2016-12-14 2016-12-14 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Recycle to Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/14/recycle-to-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/14/recycle-to-art Date: December 14, 2016

Make a holiday tree out of brown paper bags.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-14 2016-12-14 2:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/14/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/14/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 14, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-14 2016-12-14 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Art Inspired By...Wassily Kandinsky]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/14/art-inspired-bywassily-kandinsky http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/14/art-inspired-bywassily-kandinsky Date: December 14, 2016

Join NYC Parks for an Art Inspired By...painter and art theorist Wassily Kandinsky. Create your own masterpiece inspired by Kandinsky's creation of abstract artwork. No experience necessary. RSVP is required.

The Art Inspired By series includes an overview of either a famous artist, specific art technique, or a particular medium, followed by a hands-on workshop.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 397-3159

Location: Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center

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M063 Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center 2016-12-14 2016-12-14 6:00 pm 7:30 pm 40.77149963378906000, -73.98850250244140000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/57f6a9a49600d.JPG Fri, 07 Oct 2016 10:00:07 EDT
<![CDATA[Special Express Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/15/special-express-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/15/special-express-arts Date: December 15, 2016

Engaging, exciting, and inspiring special needs adults through the arts, for self expression.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 0:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-15 2016-12-15 11:00 am 0:00 am 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:00:08 EDT
<![CDATA[Creative 3D Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/15/creative-3d-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/15/creative-3d-arts Date: December 15, 2016

Have fun creating a 3D paper cut art piece using various mediums.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-15 2016-12-15 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:59:57 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/15/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/15/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 15, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-15 2016-12-15 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[GreenThumb Workshop: Wreath Making]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/15/greenthumb-workshop-wreath-making http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/15/greenthumb-workshop-wreath-making Date: December 15, 2016

Learn how to create your own natural holiday wreath for indoors or outdoors. All supplies will be provided along with natural pine cones and ribbon to decorate your own wreath.

Start time: 6:00 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 602-5300

Location: New York Botanical Garden

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2016-12-15 2016-12-15 6:00 pm 7:30 pm 40.86259841918945000, -73.87830352783203000 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 14:00:05 EST
<![CDATA[Paint it Up: Whimsical Winter Wonder...Upcycle Bottle Art - Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/16/paint-it-up-whimsical-winter-wonderupcycle-bottle-art-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/16/paint-it-up-whimsical-winter-wonderupcycle-bottle-art-adults Date: December 16, 2016

Paint and decorate your personal wine bottles or other bottles. Take inspiration from our Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition. Participants must provide their own bottles, clean inside and out. All labels and gummy residue must be removed and bottles must be dry. Adults of all ages

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 2016-12-16 2016-12-16 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Arts and Crafts: Snowman Bottle]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/16/seasonal-arts-and-craftssnowman-bottle http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/16/seasonal-arts-and-craftssnowman-bottle Date: December 16, 2016

Create a decorative work of art on your personal jars and bottles to take home. Get inspiration from our Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition. Participants must bring their own bottles and jars (plastic containers: jam and jelly jars, dish washing liquid detergent bottles). Containers must be clean and dry, inside and out, labels and gummy residue removed. Jars and bottles should be no larger than 16oz.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-16 2016-12-16 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/16/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/16/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 16, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-16 2016-12-16 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: Pine Scents and Sensations]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/family-art-project-pine-scents-and-sensations http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/family-art-project-pine-scents-and-sensations Date: December 17, 2016

Walk among the majestic, wonderfully scented and textured conifers at Wave Hill. Then create a winter-wonderland display using live pine boughs we provide. Add inhabitants and decorate it with shiny foil, snow-like shapes and natural objects like cones, dried herbs, and spices.

Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-17 2016-12-17 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223d4d38c58.jpg Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:30:04 EST
<![CDATA[Crochet Meet Group]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/crochet-meet-group http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/crochet-meet-group Date: December 17, 2016

This is a friendly group of parents interested in learning crochet to teach their child.

Materials needed: 1 skein light colored #4 yarn, 1 pair short knitting needles #8, tapestry needle for weaving, and measuring tape.

This program is for parents of children with special needs.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-17 2016-12-17 10:30 am 11:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:00:04 EDT
<![CDATA[WBO Winter Wonderland]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/wbo-winter-wonderland http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/wbo-winter-wonderland Date: December 17, 2016

Come celebrate Christmas, Eid e-Milad-un Nabi, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah, and Three Kings Day.

Join us for winter arts and crafts, carnival games, healthy snack program, and a visit from some special guests, including Santa!

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 543-8672

Location: Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)

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X104 Williamsbridge Oval 2016-12-17 2016-12-17 12:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.87669691244100000, -73.87855219841000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5820aeb134119.png Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:44:55 EST
<![CDATA[Eco Art Social: Storymaking with Clay]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/eco-art-social-storymaking-with-clay http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/eco-art-social-storymaking-with-clay Date: December 17, 2016

Cultures throughout history have kept stories and legends alive by retelling them using objects. Hear traditional nature mystery folktales from throughout the world. Then, using story prompts, imagine a tale, and and build clay sculptures to use during your own storytelling to the audience around our fireplace.

For storymakers and storytellers of all ages, abilities, and experience levels.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-3450

Location: Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley)

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R129 Blood Root Valley 2016-12-17 2016-12-17 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.58840179443359400, -74.13909912109375000 Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:45:37 EDT
<![CDATA[Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse Date: December 17, 2016

Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this winter for a free family day!

While our public tours on Fridays and Saturdays are normally geared for an adult audience, we’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more on select Saturdays. If the weather’s nice, bring a picnic and enjoy our grounds before or after your visit to the house.

If you plan to visit with children under 10, we recommend visiting before 2 p.m. to take advantage of specially planned activities for younger children.

Want to learn more? Email programs@wyckoffmuseum.org for additional information.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 629-5400

Location: Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)

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B376 Fidler-Wyckoff House Park 2016-12-17 2016-12-17 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.64431762695312500, -73.92077636718750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5679612da0624.jpg Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:15:18 EDT
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Paper Arts & Crafts: Paper Cup Penguin]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/paper-arts-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/paper-arts-crafts Date: December 17, 2016

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts and crafts items to take home. Projects may include origami, decoupage, kirigami, collage, paper cutting, and more.

Kids will make paper cup penguins. December, make an adorable caterpillar from paper.

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 2016-12-17 2016-12-17 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:30:06 EST
<![CDATA[Tiny Hand-Made Books]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/tiny-handmade-books http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/17/tiny-handmade-books Date: December 17, 2016

Parents and children will create a unique hand-made book, together, using recycled paper, cardboard, paper, threads, and other materials.

This workshop is suitable for ages 6 and up. No experience needed.

Pre-registration is required. To register, please call (718) 365-5516 or email Lucy.Aponte@parks.nyc.gov.

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 2016-12-17 2016-12-17 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: Pine Scents and Sensations]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/18/family-art-project-pine-scents-and-sensations http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/18/family-art-project-pine-scents-and-sensations Date: December 18, 2016

Walk among the majestic, wonderfully scented and textured conifers at Wave Hill. Then create a winter-wonderland display using live pine boughs we provide. Add inhabitants and decorate it with shiny foil, snow-like shapes and natural objects like cones, dried herbs, and spices.

Free with admission to the grounds.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2016-12-18 2016-12-18 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58223d832aab5.jpg Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:45:01 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/19/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/19/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 19, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-19 2016-12-19 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids Le Petit Art: Books]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/20/kids-le-petit-artbooks http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/20/kids-le-petit-artbooks Date: December 20, 2016

Create your very own coloring book, with original art to color in. This program is suitble for kids of all ages.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-20 2016-12-20 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 11:45:09 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/20/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/20/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 20, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-20 2016-12-20 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Le Petit Book Arts: Adults Journal]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/21/le-petit-book-arts-adults-journal http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/21/le-petit-book-arts-adults-journal Date: December 21, 2016

Create a miniature journal to put your thoughts into.

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 2016-12-21 2016-12-21 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Recycle to Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/21/recycle-to-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/21/recycle-to-art Date: December 21, 2016

Make a holiday tree out of brown paper bags.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-21 2016-12-21 2:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/21/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/21/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 21, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-21 2016-12-21 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Special Express Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/22/special-express-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/22/special-express-arts Date: December 22, 2016

Engaging, exciting, and inspiring special needs adults through the arts, for self expression.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 0:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-22 2016-12-22 11:00 am 0:00 am 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:00:08 EDT
<![CDATA[Creative 3D Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/22/creative-3d-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/22/creative-3d-arts Date: December 22, 2016

Have fun creating a 3D paper cut art piece using various mediums.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-22 2016-12-22 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:59:57 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/22/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/22/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 22, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-22 2016-12-22 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Paint it Up: Whimsical Winter Wonder...Upcycle Bottle Art - Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/23/paint-it-up-whimsical-winter-wonderupcycle-bottle-art-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/23/paint-it-up-whimsical-winter-wonderupcycle-bottle-art-adults Date: December 23, 2016

Paint and decorate your personal wine bottles or other bottles. Take inspiration from our Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition. Participants must provide their own bottles, clean inside and out. All labels and gummy residue must be removed and bottles must be dry. Adults of all ages

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 2016-12-23 2016-12-23 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Arts and Crafts: Snowman Bottle]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/23/seasonal-arts-and-craftssnowman-bottle http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/23/seasonal-arts-and-craftssnowman-bottle Date: December 23, 2016

Create a decorative work of art on your personal jars and bottles to take home. Get inspiration from our Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition. Participants must bring their own bottles and jars (plastic containers: jam and jelly jars, dish washing liquid detergent bottles). Containers must be clean and dry, inside and out, labels and gummy residue removed. Jars and bottles should be no larger than 16oz.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-23 2016-12-23 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/23/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/23/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 23, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-23 2016-12-23 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Crochet Meet Group]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/24/crochet-meet-group http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/24/crochet-meet-group Date: December 24, 2016

This is a friendly group of parents interested in learning crochet to teach their child.

Materials needed: 1 skein light colored #4 yarn, 1 pair short knitting needles #8, tapestry needle for weaving, and measuring tape.

This program is for parents of children with special needs.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-24 2016-12-24 10:30 am 11:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:00:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Paper Arts & Crafts: Paper Cup Penguin]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/24/paper-arts-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/24/paper-arts-crafts Date: December 24, 2016

Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts and crafts items to take home. Projects may include origami, decoupage, kirigami, collage, paper cutting, and more.

Kids will make paper cup penguins. December, make an adorable caterpillar from paper.

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 2016-12-24 2016-12-24 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:30:05 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/26/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/26/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 26, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-26 2016-12-26 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:12 EDT
<![CDATA[Kids Le Petit Art: Books]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/27/kids-le-petit-artbooks http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/27/kids-le-petit-artbooks Date: December 27, 2016

Create your very own coloring book, with original art to color in. This program is suitble for kids of all ages.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-27 2016-12-27 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 11:45:09 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/27/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/27/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 27, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-27 2016-12-27 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Le Petit Book Arts: Adults Journal]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/28/le-petit-book-arts-adults-journal http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/28/le-petit-book-arts-adults-journal Date: December 28, 2016

Create a miniature journal to put your thoughts into.

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 2016-12-28 2016-12-28 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Recycle to Art]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/28/recycle-to-art http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/28/recycle-to-art Date: December 28, 2016

Make a holiday tree out of brown paper bags.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-28 2016-12-28 2:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/28/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/28/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 28, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-28 2016-12-28 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Special Express Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/29/special-express-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/29/special-express-arts Date: December 29, 2016

Engaging, exciting, and inspiring special needs adults through the arts, for self expression.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 0:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-29 2016-12-29 11:00 am 0:00 am 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:00:08 EDT
<![CDATA[Creative 3D Arts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/29/creative-3d-arts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/29/creative-3d-arts Date: December 29, 2016

Have fun creating a 3D paper cut art piece using various mediums.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-29 2016-12-29 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:59:57 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/29/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/29/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 29, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-29 2016-12-29 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Paint it Up: Whimsical Winter Wonder...Upcycle Bottle Art - Adults]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/30/paint-it-up-whimsical-winter-wonderupcycle-bottle-art-adults http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/30/paint-it-up-whimsical-winter-wonderupcycle-bottle-art-adults Date: December 30, 2016

Paint and decorate your personal wine bottles or other bottles. Take inspiration from our Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition. Participants must provide their own bottles, clean inside and out. All labels and gummy residue must be removed and bottles must be dry. Adults of all ages

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 2016-12-30 2016-12-30 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Seasonal Arts and Crafts: Snowman Bottle]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/30/seasonal-arts-and-craftssnowman-bottle http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/30/seasonal-arts-and-craftssnowman-bottle Date: December 30, 2016

Create a decorative work of art on your personal jars and bottles to take home. Get inspiration from our Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition. Participants must bring their own bottles and jars (plastic containers: jam and jelly jars, dish washing liquid detergent bottles). Containers must be clean and dry, inside and out, labels and gummy residue removed. Jars and bottles should be no larger than 16oz.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-30 2016-12-30 2:30 pm 4:00 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:30:12 EST
<![CDATA[Youth Fun Programs]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/30/learn-to-play-flag-football http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/30/learn-to-play-flag-football Date: December 30, 2016

Children and youth ages 8 years to 17 years are welcome to participate in a variety of sports,crafts and learning opportunities including: Computer Resources, Arts in Parks, Youth Swim, learn to play Flag Football, learn to play Basketball, Teen Fitness (supervised use of fitness and cardio rooms), Hula Aerobics, Go Girl Athletics and Skills and Drills basketball development.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone:

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

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2016-12-30 2016-12-30 3:00 pm 7:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:15:13 EDT
<![CDATA[Crochet Meet Group]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/31/crochet-meet-group http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/31/crochet-meet-group Date: December 31, 2016

This is a friendly group of parents interested in learning crochet to teach their child.

Materials needed: 1 skein light colored #4 yarn, 1 pair short knitting needles #8, tapestry needle for weaving, and measuring tape.

This program is for parents of children with special needs.

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 11:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2016-12-31 2016-12-31 10:30 am 11:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:00:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Paper Arts & Crafts: Paper Cup Penguin]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/31/paper-arts-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/12/31/paper-arts-crafts Date: December 31, 2016

Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts and crafts items to take home. Projects may include origami, decoupage, kirigami, collage, paper cutting, and more.

Kids will make paper cup penguins. December, make an adorable caterpillar from paper.

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 2016-12-31 2016-12-31 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:30:05 EST
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: Create Your Year - Hello, 2017]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/07/family-art-project-create-your-yearhello-2017 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/07/family-art-project-create-your-yearhello-2017 Date: January 7, 2017

Imagine who you will be by the end of 2017. What adventures will you have taken in nature? Whose lives will you have touched? Create your own, year-long vision for the year at this signature Wave Hill program and take home your very own hanging calendar.

This event is free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2017-01-07 2017-01-07 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5834abb258be2.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:44:54 EST
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: Create Your Year - Hello, 2017!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/08/family-art-project-create-your-yearhello-2017 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/08/family-art-project-create-your-yearhello-2017 Date: January 8, 2017

Imagine who you will be by the end of 2017. What adventures will you have taken in nature? Whose lives will you have touched? Create your own, year-long vision for the year at this signature Wave Hill program and take home your very own hanging calendar.

This event is free with admission to the grounds.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2017-01-08 2017-01-08 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5834ad69388f4.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:00:08 EST
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: A Hand in Freedom]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/14/family-art-project-a-hand-in-freedom http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/14/family-art-project-a-hand-in-freedom Date: January 14, 2017

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday, consider his powerful message of justice and freedom. Trace hands on fabric to cut out and then layer and paste on muslin. Use fabric markers and sprays to embed messages and quotes that speak out for kindness to all. Add to your design with bits of cloth, yarn and felt and lots of freedom.

This event is free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2017-01-14 2017-01-14 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5834ae67ce0cd.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:00:09 EST
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: A Hand in Freedom]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/15/family-art-project-a-hand-in-freedom http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/15/family-art-project-a-hand-in-freedom Date: January 15, 2017

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday, consider his powerful message of justice and freedom. Trace hands on fabric to cut out and then layer and paste on muslin. Use fabric markers and sprays to embed messages and quotes that speak out for kindness to all. Add to your design with bits of cloth, yarn and felt and lots of freedom.

This event is free with admission to the grounds.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2017-01-15 2017-01-15 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5834aea78a386.jpg Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:00:09 EST
<![CDATA[Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/21/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/21/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse Date: January 21, 2017

Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this winter for a free family day!

While our public tours on Fridays and Saturdays are normally geared for an adult audience, we’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more on select Saturdays. If the weather’s nice, bring a picnic and enjoy our grounds before or after your visit to the house.

If you plan to visit with children under 10, we recommend visiting before 2 p.m. to take advantage of specially planned activities for younger children.

Want to learn more? Email programs@wyckoffmuseum.org for additional information.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 629-5400

Location: Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)

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B376 Fidler-Wyckoff House Park 2017-01-21 2017-01-21 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.64431762695312500, -73.92077636718750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5679612da0624.jpg Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:15:18 EDT
<![CDATA[Paper Arts & Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/28/paper-arts-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/28/paper-arts-crafts Date: January 28, 2017

Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts/crafts items to take home. Projects may include origami, decoupage, kirigami, collage, and paper cutting.

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 2017-01-28 2017-01-28 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:42 EDT
<![CDATA[Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/02/18/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/02/18/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse Date: February 18, 2017

Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this winter for a free family day!

While our public tours on Fridays and Saturdays are normally geared for an adult audience, we’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more on select Saturdays. If the weather’s nice, bring a picnic and enjoy our grounds before or after your visit to the house.

If you plan to visit with children under 10, we recommend visiting before 2 p.m. to take advantage of specially planned activities for younger children.

Want to learn more? Email programs@wyckoffmuseum.org for additional information.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 629-5400

Location: Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)

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B376 Fidler-Wyckoff House Park 2017-02-18 2017-02-18 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.64431762695312500, -73.92077636718750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5679612da0624.jpg Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:15:18 EDT
<![CDATA[Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/03/18/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/03/18/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse Date: March 18, 2017

Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this winter for a free family day!

While our public tours on Fridays and Saturdays are normally geared for an adult audience, we’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more on select Saturdays. If the weather’s nice, bring a picnic and enjoy our grounds before or after your visit to the house.

If you plan to visit with children under 10, we recommend visiting before 2 p.m. to take advantage of specially planned activities for younger children.

Want to learn more? Email programs@wyckoffmuseum.org for additional information.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 629-5400

Location: Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)

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B376 Fidler-Wyckoff House Park 2017-03-18 2017-03-18 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.64431762695312500, -73.92077636718750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5679612da0624.jpg Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:15:18 EDT
<![CDATA[Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse Date: April 15, 2017

Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this winter for a free family day!

While our public tours on Fridays and Saturdays are normally geared for an adult audience, we’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more on select Saturdays. If the weather’s nice, bring a picnic and enjoy our grounds before or after your visit to the house.

If you plan to visit with children under 10, we recommend visiting before 2 p.m. to take advantage of specially planned activities for younger children.

Want to learn more? Email programs@wyckoffmuseum.org for additional information.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 629-5400

Location: Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)

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B376 Fidler-Wyckoff House Park 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.64431762695312500, -73.92077636718750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5679612da0624.jpg Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:15:18 EDT
<![CDATA[Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/20/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/20/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse Date: May 20, 2017

Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this winter for a free family day!

While our public tours on Fridays and Saturdays are normally geared for an adult audience, we’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more on select Saturdays. If the weather’s nice, bring a picnic and enjoy our grounds before or after your visit to the house.

If you plan to visit with children under 10, we recommend visiting before 2 p.m. to take advantage of specially planned activities for younger children.

Want to learn more? Email programs@wyckoffmuseum.org for additional information.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 629-5400

Location: Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)

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B376 Fidler-Wyckoff House Park 2017-05-20 2017-05-20 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.64431762695312500, -73.92077636718750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5679612da0624.jpg Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:15:18 EDT
<![CDATA[Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/17/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/17/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse Date: June 17, 2017

Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this winter for a free family day!

While our public tours on Fridays and Saturdays are normally geared for an adult audience, we’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more on select Saturdays. If the weather’s nice, bring a picnic and enjoy our grounds before or after your visit to the house.

If you plan to visit with children under 10, we recommend visiting before 2 p.m. to take advantage of specially planned activities for younger children.

Want to learn more? Email programs@wyckoffmuseum.org for additional information.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 629-5400

Location: Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)

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B376 Fidler-Wyckoff House Park 2017-06-17 2017-06-17 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.64431762695312500, -73.92077636718750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5679612da0624.jpg Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:15:18 EDT
<![CDATA[Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/07/15/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/07/15/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse Date: July 15, 2017

Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this winter for a free family day!

While our public tours on Fridays and Saturdays are normally geared for an adult audience, we’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more on select Saturdays. If the weather’s nice, bring a picnic and enjoy our grounds before or after your visit to the house.

If you plan to visit with children under 10, we recommend visiting before 2 p.m. to take advantage of specially planned activities for younger children.

Want to learn more? Email programs@wyckoffmuseum.org for additional information.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 629-5400

Location: Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)

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B376 Fidler-Wyckoff House Park 2017-07-15 2017-07-15 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.64431762695312500, -73.92077636718750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5679612da0624.jpg Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:15:18 EDT
<![CDATA[Free Family Day at Wyckoff Farmhouse]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/08/19/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/08/19/free-family-day-at-wyckoff-farmhouse Date: August 19, 2017

Visit the Wyckoff Farmhouse this winter for a free family day!

While our public tours on Fridays and Saturdays are normally geared for an adult audience, we’ve planned engaging, kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more on select Saturdays. If the weather’s nice, bring a picnic and enjoy our grounds before or after your visit to the house.

If you plan to visit with children under 10, we recommend visiting before 2 p.m. to take advantage of specially planned activities for younger children.

Want to learn more? Email programs@wyckoffmuseum.org for additional information.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 629-5400

Location: Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)

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B376 Fidler-Wyckoff House Park 2017-08-19 2017-08-19 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.64431762695312500, -73.92077636718750000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5679612da0624.jpg Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:15:18 EDT