NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2022 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Mon, 15 Aug 2022 07:42:02 GMT <![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Nature Tours - Native Plant Tour]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/summer-on-the-hudson-nature-tours http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/summer-on-the-hudson-nature-tours Date: August 27, 2022

Join a Riverside Park Conservancy Zone Gardener to explore nature, learn about the park, and discuss special topics in urban horticulture. Wear comfortable shoes.

  • August 27: Native Plant Walk
  • September 24: North Park Walk

Visit the native plant nature walk at Riverside Park to look at the plants that make up part of our local ecosystem. If you’re interested in plants, nature, ecology, or just want to learn about native plants that might not be found in a typical home garden, this tour is just for you!

Open to all ages. Please be ready to walk 7 blocks with a few slopes. We will be walking on the bicycle path, so listening to directions for safety will be very important.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (212) 870-3089

Location: W 72nd Street and Riverside Drive (in Riverside Park)

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M072 Riverside Park 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.78039932250976600, -73.98570251464844000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/6244b27739ca6.jpg Thu, 12 May 2022 15:45:01 EDT
<![CDATA[Cunningham Park Forest Restoration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/cunningham-park-forest-restoration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/cunningham-park-forest-restoration Date: August 27, 2022

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to protect the forested areas in Cunningham Park! Volunteers will contribute to ongoing restoration work and learn the importance of species diversity to ecosystem health.

Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Face masks may be worn at your discretion.

Please note: Space is limited and registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

This event has been funded in part by NYC Service.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: 210th Street and 67th Avenue (in Cunningham Park)

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Q021 Cunningham Park 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.74243620000000000, -73.76515530000000000 Fri, 08 Jul 2022 12:44:41 EDT
<![CDATA[South Bronx Street Tree Care]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/south-bronx-street-tree-care http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/south-bronx-street-tree-care Date: August 27, 2022

Come work with NYC Parks Stewardship to care for local street trees! Volunteers will learn how to aerate, cultivate, mulch, and identify street trees. They will also learn about the important roles street trees play in New York City.

Volunteers should dress in clothes that can get dirty and closed-toed shoes. Face masks may be worn at your discretion.

Please note: Space is limited and registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

This event has been funded in part by NYC Service.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Pontiac Place and Jackson Avenue (in Pontiac Playground)

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X207 Pontiac Playground 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.81462720000000000, -73.90858180000000000 Fri, 08 Jul 2022 12:44:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: Teeny, Tiny Things to See]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/family-art-project-teeny-tiny-things-to-see http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/family-art-project-teeny-tiny-things-to-see Date: August 27, 2022

Get lost in the teeny, tiny details found in plants, water, and soil through microscopy photography. Layer felt, drawings, and ephemera to create soft sculptures that help make the invisible worlds visible.

Please note the following important COVID-related information to ensure everyone’s safety:

  • Approximately nine families will be able to participate at a time, based on the time each family arrives.
  • If capacity is full when you arrive, we will provide a “come back” card so you will have first entry for the next session.
  • Each family will receive its own set of materials and cleaning will happen in between seating participants.
  • Masks are now optional.

Reservations not required.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/628928291d60c.jpg Thu, 14 Jul 2022 17:30:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Birding: Raptors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/birding-raptors http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/birding-raptors Date: August 27, 2022

Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best viewing spots in New York City to see fall migratory birds. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome. Please bring your own binoculars.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Arthur Kill Road and Brookfield Avenue (in Brookfield Park)

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R172 Brookfield Park 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.56166747849400000, -74.15999635582000000 Sat, 23 Jul 2022 04:14:40 EDT
<![CDATA[Wildlife Viewing: City Squirrels]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/wildlife-viewing-city-squirrels http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/wildlife-viewing-city-squirrels Date: August 27, 2022

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. Learn all about squirrels in New York City and how they play an important role in our parks.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 398-1479

Location: Entrance - 68th Street and Colonial Road (in Owl's Head Park)

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B066 Owl's Head Park 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.63830184936500000, -74.03089904785200000 Fri, 22 Jul 2022 20:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Nature Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/nature-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/nature-walk Date: August 27, 2022

Enjoy the beautiful wooded setting of Conference House Park's trails through a guided meditative walk, while learning more about interesting facets of the park.

Easy walking terrain.

RSVP at (347) 989-2578 by the Friday before the walk.

If the weather does not permit, usually we won't have the walk. If you have questions on the day of the walk, please TEXT (347) 989-2578 between 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 989-2578

Location: H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.50554614753800000, -74.25419378280700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/622a758b60792.png Wed, 13 Jul 2022 17:15:02 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: August 27, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Art Classes at El Flamboyan Community Garden]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/art-classes-at-el-flamboyan-community-garden http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/art-classes-at-el-flamboyan-community-garden Date: August 27, 2022

Join the El Flamboyan Community Garden group for some fun Saturdays of alternative design. In Creatives Thinkers Academy, Sajata-E will teach you how to create sustainable, fun art for the whole family in alternative arts education classes. Learn how to make handbags, clothing, or just free-flow sketch in a sunny urban farm community.

Classes are free and open to the public! They are offered on Saturdays from July 16 to September 24, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: El Flamboyan Community Garden

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2022-08-27 2022-08-27 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.81359863281200000, -73.90589904785200000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62cd902aa6aab.jpg Tue, 12 Jul 2022 16:00:01 EDT
<![CDATA[Trivia Under The Trees]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/trivia-under-the-trees http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/trivia-under-the-trees Date: August 27, 2022

Love quiz games? Love nature? You can have both! Join the Urban Park Rangers as they lead a quiz game hike through the picturesque trails of Inwood Hill Park, asking fun-filled questions along the way that touch on park history, ecology, and everything in between

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 304-2277

Location: Seaman Avenue and Isham Street (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.86970138549800000, -73.92060089111300000 Sun, 24 Jul 2022 04:14:45 EDT
<![CDATA[Fun on the Farm]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/fun-on-the-farm http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/fun-on-the-farm Date: August 27, 2022

Join us for family fun inspired by the farm, rivers, green spaces, and natural areas.

All ages welcome!

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 860-1899

Location: Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)

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M104 Randall's Island Park 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 2:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.78369903564453000, -73.92621612548828000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/621cf7c566544.jpg Wed, 20 Apr 2022 16:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[Gather Around the Campfire]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/gather-around-the-campfire http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/27/gather-around-the-campfire Date: August 27, 2022

Join the Urban Park Rangers for an evening of campfire activities such as stories, songs, and more! Registration is required. Registration begins Wednesday August 17.

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

Location: Beach 30th Street Playground

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Q162H Beach 30th Street Playground 2022-08-27 2022-08-27 7:00 pm 8:00 pm 40.59255831729300000, -73.76195482896700000 Thu, 28 Jul 2022 04:14:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Medicinal Plant ID Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/medicinal-plant-id-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/medicinal-plant-id-walk Date: August 28, 2022

Join the Urban Park Rangers for a nature walk in scenic Highland Park in search of edible and medicinal plants you can find in your local parks.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 846-2731

Location: Vermont Place Parking Lot (in Highland Park)

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Q020 Highland Park 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.68619918823200000, -73.88980102539100000 Sat, 23 Jul 2022 04:14:40 EDT
<![CDATA[Volunteer on the Urban Farm!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/volunteer-on-the-urban-farm http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/volunteer-on-the-urban-farm Date: August 28, 2022

Join us for some fun on Randall's Island!

Volunteer with our team to manage our one-acre Urban Farm.

Location: Urban Farm

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 860-1899

Location: Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)

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M104 Randall's Island Park 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.78369903564453000, -73.92621612548828000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/622137ad3e526.jpg Tue, 08 Mar 2022 11:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Weekend Nature Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/nature-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/nature-exploration Date: August 28, 2022

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs on Saturdays and Sundays at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 10 am–12 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 11 am–12 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 11 am.
Nature’s Helpers, 12–1 pm: Help do your part to keep Prospect Park healthy by cleaning up the lakeshore. In this citizen science activity Audubon staff will guide groups to remove litter and record the findings. Fun for all ages and all materials are provided. This program departs from the Audubon Center promptly at 12 pm.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1b585e4a3.jpg Fri, 01 Apr 2022 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Family Art Project: Teeny, Tiny Things to See]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/family-art-project-teeny-tiny-things-to-see http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/family-art-project-teeny-tiny-things-to-see Date: August 28, 2022

Get lost in the teeny, tiny details found in plants, water, and soil through microscopy photography. Layer felt, drawings, and ephemera to create soft sculptures that help make the invisible worlds visible.

Please note the following important COVID-related information to ensure everyone’s safety:

  • Approximately nine families will be able to participate at a time, based on the time each family arrives.
  • If capacity is full when you arrive, we will provide a “come back” card so you will have first entry for the next session.
  • Each family will receive its own set of materials and cleaning will happen in between seating participants.
  • Masks are now optional.

Reservations not required.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/628928291d60c.jpg Thu, 14 Jul 2022 17:30:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Plants and Pollinators Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/plants-and-pollinators-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/plants-and-pollinators-walk Date: August 28, 2022

Pollinators such as insects, birds and bats play a very important role in creating a balanced ecosystem. Learn more about the ways these species help plants flourish in our parks.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.60410885080300000, -73.93055724785100000 Fri, 22 Jul 2022 20:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Seining]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/seining http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/seining Date: August 28, 2022

Our experienced Urban Park Rangers teach the ecology of our waterways on every seining program. Get ready to get your hands wet; seining programs use nets to catch fish. All equipment is provided; this program is recommended for ages 8 years and older. Participation is first-come, first-served.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 319-7258

Location: Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)

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X039 Pelham Bay Park 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.87048736720200000, -73.78661906719200000 Fri, 22 Jul 2022 20:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Nature Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/nature-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/nature-walk Date: August 28, 2022

Enjoy the beautiful wooded setting of Conference House Park's trails through a guided meditative walk, while learning more about interesting facets of the park.

Easy walking terrain.

RSVP at (347) 989-2578 by the Friday before the walk.

If the weather does not permit, usually we won't have the walk. If you have questions on the day of the walk, please TEXT (347) 989-2578 between 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 989-2578

Location: H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.50554614753800000, -74.25419378280700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/622a758b60792.png Wed, 13 Jul 2022 17:15:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Park Highlights Hike]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/forest-park-highlights-hike http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/forest-park-highlights-hike Date: August 28, 2022

Explore Forest Park's many natural treasures and learn about it's legacy that still exists within the park today.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 846-2731

Location: Myrtle Avenue and Park Lane South (in Forest Park)

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Q015 Forest Park 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.70118591634500000, -73.84187507629400000 Sat, 23 Jul 2022 04:14:40 EDT
<![CDATA[Hattie Carthan Herban Farm 'After Church' Market with Open Apothecary]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/hattie-carthan-herban-farm-after-church-market-with-open-apothecary http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/hattie-carthan-herban-farm-after-church-market-with-open-apothecary Date: August 28, 2022

While at the market, enjoy free cooking demonstrations, compost drop off, cultural culinary offerings, Community Supported Medicine Program, Hattie Carthan Spices, 2022 High Vibrational Healing Sundays, fresh bread products, Seasonal Holistic Market, Children's Garden, and more.

Mixed Basket Program
Participants receive a weekly Mixed Basket with enough fresh, seasonal produce for a single person or a family. Receive fresh, locally grown produce at reasonable prices. Take home a weekly combination of seasonal fruits, vegetables, hyperlocal herbs, and cage-free eggs. The monthly payment is collected on the first market day of each month.

Community Medicine Program
We are very excited to offer our 2022 Community Supported Medicine (CSM) Boxes! Our CSM program will operate from July through December with fresh, seasonal bi-weekly herbal medicinal bundles and herbal based value-added items in both markets. Included in each box will also be descriptions of the plants, herbal actions.
recommended uses for the herbs, recipes, and more.

Visit www.hattiecarthancommunitymarket.com to sign up!

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Hattie Carthan Community Farmers Market

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2022-08-28 2022-08-28 1:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.68952130000000000, -73.94803900000000000 Tue, 05 Jul 2022 16:44:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Nature Exploration: The North Woods]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/nature-exploration-the-north-woods http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/nature-exploration-the-north-woods Date: August 28, 2022

On Nature Exploration hikes, we will discover the plants and animals that inhabit the urban forest. To enhance your experience, please bring your own binoculars and field guides. Join the Rangers on a nature walk into the North Woods of Central Park to learn about the ecology and wildlife that inhabits this magical woodlands habitat.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-1444

Location: Entrance - West 100 Street and Central Park West (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.79420089721700000, -73.96279907226600000 Sun, 24 Jul 2022 04:14:45 EDT
<![CDATA[Owl Pellet Discovery]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/owl-pellet-discovery http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/owl-pellet-discovery Date: August 28, 2022

Learn about all about owls and dissect their pellets to see what they eat. You will be surprised by your discovery. Program meets at Playground, Seaview Ave. and E 80th Street

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Canarsie Park

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B018 Canarsie Park 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.62799835205078000, -73.89430236816406000 Mon, 25 Jul 2022 04:15:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Public Garden Highlights Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/public-garden-highlights-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/28/public-garden-highlights-walk Date: August 28, 2022

Join a knowledgeable Wave Hill Garden Guide for a leisurely stroll in the gardens. Topics vary by season and the expertise of the Guide—come back for an encore; each walk varies with the Guide leading it. This walk lasts a half-hour to 45 minutes. Severe weather cancels.

Registration is not required for this drop-in event. Public Garden Highlight Walks are most appropriate for adults or young adults. Not intended for groups; a maximum of five people are allowed to sign up together; groups should sign-up for Private Garden Tours.

Questions? Please email us at information@wavehill.org or call (718) 549-3200 ext. 251.

Public Garden Highlight Walks follow a variety of routes along mixed-material pathways and varying elevations. Accessible routes are available as requested; please indicate your need to the Wave Hill staff at the Greeter Desk in the Perkins Visitor Center.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 2:45 pm

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2022-08-28 2022-08-28 2:00 pm 2:45 pm 40.89910125732422000, -73.91190338134766000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62599fb1db9c0.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 12:45:03 EDT
<![CDATA[Pitch In to Pick Up]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/29/pitch-in-to-pick-up http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/29/pitch-in-to-pick-up Date: August 29, 2022

Volunteer with the Bronx River Alliance every Monday at Starlight Park and help clean up the park and steward the Bronx River!

Your efforts not only protect wildlife and the rest of the Bronx River ecosystem, but they also help us identify the sources of trash so we can stop the pollution where it starts. We will provide gloves and tools for collecting the trash.

Register for one or more of the following dates: 8/1, 8/8, 8/15, 8/22, 8/29.

For questions or concerns, email Jennifer.Seda@bronxriver.org or call (718) 542-4124.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 542-4124

Location: Bronx River House (in Starlight Park)

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X147A Starlight Park 2022-08-29 2022-08-29 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.83279785876000000, -73.88291561603500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62bb619bd5967.png Tue, 05 Jul 2022 16:29:45 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts & Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/29/arts-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/29/arts-crafts Date: August 29, 2022

This program will supply you with materials and projects to create your own masterpiece.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Multi-Use Room A (in John J Carty Park)

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B210W John J Carty Park 2022-08-29 2022-08-29 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.61333466000000000, -74.02997589000000000 Mon, 13 Jun 2022 12:59:53 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/29/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/29/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: August 29, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-08-29 2022-08-29 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Senior Sports]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/29/games-play http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/29/games-play Date: August 29, 2022

This class uses simple games to build cardio, agility, balance, strength, coordination, and social skills.

Start time: 1:15 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Ballroom (in John J Carty Park)

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B210W John J Carty Park 2022-08-29 2022-08-29 1:15 pm 2:00 pm 40.61333466000000000, -74.02997589000000000 Wed, 27 Jul 2022 04:15:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Fitness]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/forest-fitness http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/forest-fitness Date: August 30, 2022

Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust for a free, year-round “Fitness at the Fort” exercise program on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays! This regular fitness class incorporates climbing multiple staircases, stretches and strengthening exercises, notable tree identification, and forest bathing. Led by Nancy Bruning, BA, MPH, PAPHS.

Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m.: Easy Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance. Walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk south to Cabrini Woods for cardio steps and strengthening exercises and walk uphill to Billings Overlook for closing stretches.

Thursdays at 7:30 a.m.: Moderate Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises, and walk uphill past Gazebo/Dog Run to Café Lawn, end with stretches.

Saturdays at 8:30 a.m.: Intense Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretch and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises. Walk uphill towards Gazebo/Dog Run, utilizing a cluster of steps west of Broadway Path. Walk along the upper Alpine Garden path, to volleyball courts for stretches with final stair climbing to Margaret Corbin Circle.

(Note: Fitness Walking does not meet if it is raining or if the actual temperature or wind chill is below 20 degrees F.)

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2022-08-30 2022-08-30 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.85941194491500000, -73.93413484096500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/61e6ec52c838b.jpg Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:14:48 EST
<![CDATA[Circuit Training]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/circuit-training http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/circuit-training Date: August 30, 2022

Circuit style training has proven to greatly effect the senior population in a positive way. This class is a mix up between cardio, strength, flexibility, coordination, and core work.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Strength Room (in John J Carty Park)

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B210W John J Carty Park 2022-08-30 2022-08-30 9:00 am 10:00 am 40.61333466000000000, -74.02997589000000000 Mon, 11 Jul 2022 16:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[Fitness Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/fitness-walk Date: August 30, 2022

Join us for a free self-guided fitness walking program starting from the Fort Totten front gate onto Joe Michaels Mile and back (approximately 2 miles). For adults only, weather permitting.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:15 am

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793

Location: Fort Totten Front Gate (in Fort Totten Park)

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2022-08-30 2022-08-30 9:00 am 10:15 am 40.78953552246094000, -73.78208923339844000 Thu, 02 Jun 2022 15:44:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Stretch & Breath]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/stretch-breath http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/stretch-breath Date: August 30, 2022

This class will teach you how to gain strength in your stretched positions. This is best for long-term health and ability to access more movements. Participants will also learn how to breath to calm the body down and improve function.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Strength Room (in John J Carty Park)

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B210W John J Carty Park 2022-08-30 2022-08-30 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.61333466000000000, -74.02997589000000000 Fri, 10 Jun 2022 04:15:02 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: August 30, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-08-30 2022-08-30 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA["Pelham Community Gardening"]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/pelham-community-gardening http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/pelham-community-gardening Date: August 30, 2022

This program will teach members how to grow various plants in their own home garden, such as tomatoes & string beans. They will also learn how to germinate, cultivate, and harvest their plants at Pelham Fritz

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Dance Room (in Marcus Garvey Park)

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M058 Marcus Garvey Park 2022-08-30 2022-08-30 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.80502319000000000, -73.94498444000000000 Thu, 11 Aug 2022 04:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[HRPK's River Project Wetlab Look-ins]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/hrpks-river-project-wetlab-lookins http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/30/hrpks-river-project-wetlab-lookins Date: August 30, 2022

Hudson River Park's Wetlab aquarium features Hudson River wildlife and provides guided tours for visitors of all ages. During Wetlab Look-ins, you can join a drop-in tour led by our River Project team to learn more about fascinating local wildlife including oyster toadfish, lined seahorses, and blue crabs.

Check out all our free events this summer and beyond at hudsonriverpark.org!

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 627-2020

Location: Hudson River Park's Pier 40

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2022-08-30 2022-08-30 3:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.72925486521700000, -74.01190829277000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62cdc72e42d6c.jpg Tue, 12 Jul 2022 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Senior Sports]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/31/games-play http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/31/games-play Date: August 31, 2022

In play, participants do not overthink and are distracted in fun ways to build strength, cardio, flexibility, reaction, and strategy. This class goes over coordinating patterns with practical equipment. Balls, hula hoops, frisbees, and more will be tossed, dribbled, and manipulated through games.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Strength Room (in John J Carty Park)

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B210W John J Carty Park 2022-08-31 2022-08-31 10:00 am 11:00 am 40.61333466000000000, -74.02997589000000000 Wed, 27 Jul 2022 04:15:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts and Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/31/arts-and-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/31/arts-and-crafts Date: August 31, 2022

This program will supply you with materials and projects to create your own masterpiece.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Multi-Use Room A (in John J Carty Park)

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B210W John J Carty Park 2022-08-31 2022-08-31 12:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.61333466000000000, -74.02997589000000000 Tue, 03 May 2022 04:15:05 EDT
<![CDATA[Plant "Pick of the Day"]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/31/plant-pick-of-the-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/31/plant-pick-of-the-day Date: August 31, 2022

A Wave Hill Garden Guide shares the most notable plants or garden features of the day on this bite-size walk. Severe weather cancels.

Registration is not required for this drop-in event. Garden Walks are most appropriate for adults or young adults. Not intended for groups; maximum five people allowed to sign up together, groups should sign-up for Private Garden Tours.

Questions? Please email us at information@wavehill.org or call (718) 549-3200 ext. 251.

Garden Walks follow a variety of routes along mixed-material pathways and varying elevations. Accessible routes are available as requested; please indicate your need to the Wave Hill staff at the Greeter Desk in the Perkins Visitor Center.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2022-08-31 2022-08-31 12:00 pm 12:30 pm 40.89910125732422000, -73.91190338134766000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627a674e9479b.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 14:00:01 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/31/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/08/31/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: August 31, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-08-31 2022-08-31 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Fitness]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/forest-fitness http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/forest-fitness Date: September 1, 2022

Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust for a free, year-round “Fitness at the Fort” exercise program on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays! This regular fitness class incorporates climbing multiple staircases, stretches and strengthening exercises, notable tree identification, and forest bathing. Led by Nancy Bruning, BA, MPH, PAPHS.

Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m.: Easy Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance. Walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk south to Cabrini Woods for cardio steps and strengthening exercises and walk uphill to Billings Overlook for closing stretches.

Thursdays at 7:30 a.m.: Moderate Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises, and walk uphill past Gazebo/Dog Run to Café Lawn, end with stretches.

Saturdays at 8:30 a.m.: Intense Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretch and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises. Walk uphill towards Gazebo/Dog Run, utilizing a cluster of steps west of Broadway Path. Walk along the upper Alpine Garden path, to volleyball courts for stretches with final stair climbing to Margaret Corbin Circle.

(Note: Fitness Walking does not meet if it is raining or if the actual temperature or wind chill is below 20 degrees F.)

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: 2127951388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2022-09-01 2022-09-01 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.85941194491500000, -73.93413484096500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/61e6edcadaec7.jpg Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:30:01 EST
<![CDATA[Fitness Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/fitness-walk Date: September 1, 2022

Join us for a free self-guided fitness walking program starting from the Fort Totten front gate onto Joe Michaels Mile and back (approximately 2 miles). For adults only, weather permitting.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:15 am

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793

Location: Fort Totten Front Gate (in Fort Totten Park)

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2022-09-01 2022-09-01 9:00 am 10:15 am 40.78953552246094000, -73.78208923339844000 Thu, 02 Jun 2022 15:44:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Weekday Nature Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/weekday-nature-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/weekday-nature-exploration Date: September 1, 2022

Join Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs on Thursdays and Fridays at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 12–3 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 2–3 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 2 pm.
Family Bird Walk, 3–4 pm: Prospect Park is a stopping point for hundreds of bird species each year! Join us as we search for these amazing creatures and other nature around the park. Binoculars and bird guides are provided. This program departs from the Audubon Center promptly at 3 pm.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-01 2022-09-01 12:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1cd4b9dae.jpg Tue, 05 Apr 2022 17:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Tour of The Battery Urban Farm]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/tour-of-the-battery-urban-farm http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/tour-of-the-battery-urban-farm Date: September 1, 2022

Take a tour of The Battery Urban Farm and learn more about how we grow produce in the heart of downtown New York City.

RSVP is required; find more information and register on Eventbrite.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 344-3491

Location: Battery Urban Farm (in The Battery)

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M005 The Battery 2022-09-01 2022-09-01 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.70328903198242000, -74.01482391357422000 Thu, 14 Jul 2022 17:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 1, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-01 2022-09-01 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Hudson River Park Live From the Field]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/hudson-river-park-live-from-the-field http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/hudson-river-park-live-from-the-field Date: September 1, 2022

Join us as we study fish populations, monitor tide pools, sample water quality, and more. This weekly event series will give you a behind-the-scenes look into the many research and monitoring efforts conducted by our River Project team.

Tune in on Instagram Live @HudsonRiverPark on Thursdays at 2:00 p.m. for Live From the Field. Be sure to follow us to catch these special science segments and stay up to date with HRPK’s River Project.

Check out all our free events this summer and beyond at hudsonriverpark.org!

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 2:20 pm

Contact phone: (212) 627-2020

Location: Virtual/Online Events

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2022-09-01 2022-09-01 2:00 pm 2:20 pm 40.75832630000000000, -73.99351680000000000 Thu, 14 Jul 2022 16:44:59 EDT
<![CDATA["Pelham Community Gardening"]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/pelham-community-gardening http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/pelham-community-gardening Date: September 1, 2022

This program will teach members how to grow various plants in their own home garden, such as tomatoes & string beans. They will also learn how to germinate, cultivate, and harvest their plants at Pelham Fritz

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Dance Room (in Marcus Garvey Park)

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M058 Marcus Garvey Park 2022-09-01 2022-09-01 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.80502319000000000, -73.94498444000000000 Thu, 11 Aug 2022 04:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[HRPK's River Project Wetlab Look-ins]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/hrpks-river-project-wetlab-lookins http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/hrpks-river-project-wetlab-lookins Date: September 1, 2022

Hudson River Park's Wetlab aquarium features Hudson River wildlife and provides guided tours for visitors of all ages. During Wetlab Look-ins, you can join a drop-in tour led by our River Project team to learn more about fascinating local wildlife including oyster toadfish, lined seahorses, and blue crabs.

Check out all our free events this summer and beyond at hudsonriverpark.org!

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 627-2020

Location: Hudson River Park's Pier 40

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2022-09-01 2022-09-01 3:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.72925486521700000, -74.01190829277000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62cdc72e42d6c.jpg Tue, 12 Jul 2022 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Farm Tour for Kids at The Battery Urban Farm]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/farm-tour-for-kids-at-the-battery-urban-farm http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/01/farm-tour-for-kids-at-the-battery-urban-farm Date: September 1, 2022

Visit The Battery Urban Farm to learn more about how we grow produce in the heart of downtown New York City, and taste some of the harvest!

RSVP is required; find more information and register on Eventbrite.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 344-3491

Location: Battery Urban Farm (in The Battery)

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M005 The Battery 2022-09-01 2022-09-01 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.70328903198242000, -74.01482391357422000 Thu, 14 Jul 2022 16:44:59 EDT
<![CDATA[Weekday Nature Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/02/weekday-nature-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/02/weekday-nature-exploration Date: September 2, 2022

Join Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs on Thursdays and Fridays at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 12–3 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 2–3 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 2 pm.
Family Bird Walk, 3–4 pm: Prospect Park is a stopping point for hundreds of bird species each year! Join us as we search for these amazing creatures and other nature around the park. Binoculars and bird guides are provided. This program departs from the Audubon Center promptly at 3 pm.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-02 2022-09-02 12:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1cd4b9dae.jpg Tue, 05 Apr 2022 17:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/02/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/02/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 2, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-02 2022-09-02 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Music & Mend at Newkirk Community Garden]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/02/music-mend-at-newkirk-community-garden http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/02/music-mend-at-newkirk-community-garden Date: September 2, 2022

Join the garden group at Newkirk Community Garden for some mending and music on the first Friday of the month, all summer long! Neighbors, menders, and the musically inclined, come enjoy the beauty of Newkirk Community Garden. Bring a loved garment or textile, give them a second life and keep them out of the landfill! Don't know how to mend? We can help you patch, darn, repair hems, and more. Bring something you want to mend, supplies you might have (needle, thread, scissors, etc.) and/or an instrument if you'd like to play some music with us or just come to listen and hang out. We will also have some mending supplies generously donated by FABSCRAP.

Start time: 4:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Newkirk Community Garden

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2022-09-02 2022-09-02 4:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.63295710000000000, -73.96933830000000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62d9a69292649.jpg Mon, 25 Jul 2022 11:59:43 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Fitness]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/forest-fitness http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/forest-fitness Date: September 3, 2022

Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust for a free, year-round “Fitness at the Fort” exercise program on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays! This regular fitness class incorporates climbing multiple staircases, stretches and strengthening exercises, notable tree identification, and forest bathing. Led by Nancy Bruning, BA, MPH, PAPHS.

Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m.: Easy Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance. Walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk south to Cabrini Woods for cardio steps and strengthening exercises and walk uphill to Billings Overlook for closing stretches.

Thursdays at 7:30 a.m.: Moderate Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises, and walk uphill past Gazebo/Dog Run to Café Lawn, end with stretches.

Saturdays at 8:30 a.m.: Intense Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretch and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises. Walk uphill towards Gazebo/Dog Run, utilizing a cluster of steps west of Broadway Path. Walk along the upper Alpine Garden path, to volleyball courts for stretches with final stair climbing to Margaret Corbin Circle.

(Note: Fitness Walking does not meet if it is raining or if the actual temperature or wind chill is below 20 degrees F.)

Start time: 8:30 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone: 2127951388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2022-09-03 2022-09-03 8:30 am 9:30 am 40.85941194491500000, -73.93413484096500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/61e6ee97e5abd.JPG Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:30:01 EST
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Fun on the Farm]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/fun-on-the-farm1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/fun-on-the-farm1 Date: September 3, 2022

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Join us for family fun inspired by the farm, rivers, green spaces, and natural areas.

All ages welcome!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 860-1899

Location: Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)

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M104 Randall's Island Park 2022-09-03 2022-09-03 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.78369903564453000, -73.92621612548828000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/621cf9932fd16.jpg Sat, 06 Aug 2022 13:15:05 EDT
<![CDATA[Introduction to Birdwatching Walks]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/introduction-to-birdwatching-walks1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/introduction-to-birdwatching-walks1 Date: September 3, 2022

Whether you’re just starting out or have already joined the birding ranks, this introductory walk is for you! Every Saturday, join a member of the Brooklyn Bird Club and Prospect Park Alliance on an introductory walk to learn the basics of birding and search for the dozens of species that visit Prospect Park through all seasons.

All levels are welcome and walks will begin at the Prospect Park Audubon Center. No registration necessary. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please bring binoculars if you have them.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-03 2022-09-03 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1a0d6d280.jpg Fri, 12 Aug 2022 15:29:58 EDT
<![CDATA[Weekend Nature Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/nature-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/nature-exploration Date: September 3, 2022

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs on Saturdays and Sundays at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 10 am–12 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 11 am–12 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 11 am.
Nature’s Helpers, 12–1 pm: Help do your part to keep Prospect Park healthy by cleaning up the lakeshore. In this citizen science activity Audubon staff will guide groups to remove litter and record the findings. Fun for all ages and all materials are provided. This program departs from the Audubon Center promptly at 12 pm.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-03 2022-09-03 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1b585e4a3.jpg Fri, 01 Apr 2022 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Nature Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/nature-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/nature-walk Date: September 3, 2022

Enjoy the beautiful wooded setting of Conference House Park's trails through a guided meditative walk, while learning more about interesting facets of the park.

Easy walking terrain.

RSVP at (347) 989-2578 by the Friday before the walk.

If the weather does not permit, usually we won't have the walk. If you have questions on the day of the walk, please TEXT (347) 989-2578 between 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 989-2578

Location: H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-03 2022-09-03 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.50554614753800000, -74.25419378280700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/622a758b60792.png Wed, 13 Jul 2022 17:15:02 EDT
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Bike Tour]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/bike-tour http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/bike-tour Date: September 3, 2022

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Join us to enjoy views of our gardens, Urban Farm, and wetlands! All ages and abilities are welcome. We will ride roughly four to six miles at a conversational pace, primarily on bike and pedestrian paths.

Location: Wards Meadow Comfort Station

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone: 2128601899

Location: Wards Meadow Comfort Station (in Randall's Island Park)

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M104 Randall's Island Park 2022-09-03 2022-09-03 12:00 pm 1:30 pm 40.78305064134600000, -73.93076086044300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62211a1034ee5.jpg Fri, 08 Jul 2022 12:44:41 EDT
<![CDATA[Art Classes at El Flamboyan Community Garden]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/art-classes-at-el-flamboyan-community-garden http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/art-classes-at-el-flamboyan-community-garden Date: September 3, 2022

Join the El Flamboyan Community Garden group for some fun Saturdays of alternative design. In Creatives Thinkers Academy, Sajata-E will teach you how to create sustainable, fun art for the whole family in alternative arts education classes. Learn how to make handbags, clothing, or just free-flow sketch in a sunny urban farm community.

Classes are free and open to the public! They are offered on Saturdays from July 16 to September 24, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: El Flamboyan Community Garden

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2022-09-03 2022-09-03 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.81359863281200000, -73.90589904785200000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62cd902aa6aab.jpg Tue, 12 Jul 2022 16:00:01 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 3, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-03 2022-09-03 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Fun on the Farm]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/fun-on-the-farm http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/03/fun-on-the-farm Date: September 3, 2022

Join us for family fun inspired by the farm, rivers, green spaces, and natural areas.

All ages welcome!

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 860-1899

Location: Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)

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M104 Randall's Island Park 2022-09-03 2022-09-03 2:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.78369903564453000, -73.92621612548828000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/621cf7c566544.jpg Wed, 20 Apr 2022 16:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[First Sunday Bird Walks in Prospect Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/first-sunday-bird-walks-in-prospect-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/first-sunday-bird-walks-in-prospect-park Date: September 4, 2022

Join the Brooklyn Bird Club and Prospect Park Alliance on the first Sunday of each month from January-June and September-December in 2022 as we explore Prospect Park for resident and migratory birds that visit throughout the different seasons.

Please bring your own binoculars. The Sunday walks will start at The Audubon Center at the Boathouse. No registration is necessary.

Please see the schedule below, as times vary by date.

  • Sept 4: 8am – 10am
  • October 2: 8am – 10am
  • November 6: 8am -10am
  • December 4: 8am -10am

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-04 2022-09-04 8:00 am 10:00 am 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 Fri, 12 Aug 2022 15:15:03 EDT
<![CDATA[Volunteer on the Urban Farm!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/volunteer-on-the-urban-farm http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/volunteer-on-the-urban-farm Date: September 4, 2022

Join us for some fun on Randall's Island!

Volunteer with our team to manage our one-acre Urban Farm.

Location: Urban Farm

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 860-1899

Location: Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)

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M104 Randall's Island Park 2022-09-04 2022-09-04 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.78369903564453000, -73.92621612548828000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/622137ad3e526.jpg Tue, 08 Mar 2022 11:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Weekend Nature Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/nature-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/nature-exploration Date: September 4, 2022

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs on Saturdays and Sundays at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 10 am–12 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 11 am–12 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 11 am.
Nature’s Helpers, 12–1 pm: Help do your part to keep Prospect Park healthy by cleaning up the lakeshore. In this citizen science activity Audubon staff will guide groups to remove litter and record the findings. Fun for all ages and all materials are provided. This program departs from the Audubon Center promptly at 12 pm.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-04 2022-09-04 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1b585e4a3.jpg Fri, 01 Apr 2022 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Nature Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/nature-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/nature-walk Date: September 4, 2022

Enjoy the beautiful wooded setting of Conference House Park's trails through a guided meditative walk, while learning more about interesting facets of the park.

Easy walking terrain.

RSVP at (347) 989-2578 by the Friday before the walk.

If the weather does not permit, usually we won't have the walk. If you have questions on the day of the walk, please TEXT (347) 989-2578 between 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 989-2578

Location: H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-04 2022-09-04 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.50554614753800000, -74.25419378280700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/622a758b60792.png Wed, 13 Jul 2022 17:15:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Hattie Carthan Herban Farm 'After Church' Market with Open Apothecary]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/hattie-carthan-herban-farm-after-church-market-with-open-apothecary http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/04/hattie-carthan-herban-farm-after-church-market-with-open-apothecary Date: September 4, 2022

While at the market, enjoy free cooking demonstrations, compost drop off, cultural culinary offerings, Community Supported Medicine Program, Hattie Carthan Spices, 2022 High Vibrational Healing Sundays, fresh bread products, Seasonal Holistic Market, Children's Garden, and more.

Mixed Basket Program
Participants receive a weekly Mixed Basket with enough fresh, seasonal produce for a single person or a family. Receive fresh, locally grown produce at reasonable prices. Take home a weekly combination of seasonal fruits, vegetables, hyperlocal herbs, and cage-free eggs. The monthly payment is collected on the first market day of each month.

Community Medicine Program
We are very excited to offer our 2022 Community Supported Medicine (CSM) Boxes! Our CSM program will operate from July through December with fresh, seasonal bi-weekly herbal medicinal bundles and herbal based value-added items in both markets. Included in each box will also be descriptions of the plants, herbal actions.
recommended uses for the herbs, recipes, and more.

Visit www.hattiecarthancommunitymarket.com to sign up!

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Hattie Carthan Community Farmers Market

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2022-09-04 2022-09-04 1:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.68952130000000000, -73.94803900000000000 Tue, 05 Jul 2022 16:44:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts & Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/05/arts-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/05/arts-crafts Date: September 5, 2022

This program will supply you with materials and projects to create your own masterpiece.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Multi-Use Room A (in John J Carty Park)

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B210W John J Carty Park 2022-09-05 2022-09-05 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.61333466000000000, -74.02997589000000000 Mon, 13 Jun 2022 12:59:53 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/05/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/05/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 5, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-05 2022-09-05 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Fitness]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/forest-fitness http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/forest-fitness Date: September 6, 2022

Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust for a free, year-round “Fitness at the Fort” exercise program on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays! This regular fitness class incorporates climbing multiple staircases, stretches and strengthening exercises, notable tree identification, and forest bathing. Led by Nancy Bruning, BA, MPH, PAPHS.

Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m.: Easy Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance. Walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk south to Cabrini Woods for cardio steps and strengthening exercises and walk uphill to Billings Overlook for closing stretches.

Thursdays at 7:30 a.m.: Moderate Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises, and walk uphill past Gazebo/Dog Run to Café Lawn, end with stretches.

Saturdays at 8:30 a.m.: Intense Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretch and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises. Walk uphill towards Gazebo/Dog Run, utilizing a cluster of steps west of Broadway Path. Walk along the upper Alpine Garden path, to volleyball courts for stretches with final stair climbing to Margaret Corbin Circle.

(Note: Fitness Walking does not meet if it is raining or if the actual temperature or wind chill is below 20 degrees F.)

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2022-09-06 2022-09-06 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.85941194491500000, -73.93413484096500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/61e6ec52c838b.jpg Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:14:48 EST
<![CDATA[Fitness Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/fitness-walk Date: September 6, 2022

Join us for a free self-guided fitness walking program starting from the Fort Totten front gate onto Joe Michaels Mile and back (approximately 2 miles). For adults only, weather permitting.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:15 am

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793

Location: Fort Totten Front Gate (in Fort Totten Park)

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2022-09-06 2022-09-06 9:00 am 10:15 am 40.78953552246094000, -73.78208923339844000 Thu, 02 Jun 2022 15:44:53 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 6, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-06 2022-09-06 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA["Pelham Community Gardening"]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/pelham-community-gardening http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/pelham-community-gardening Date: September 6, 2022

This program will teach members how to grow various plants in their own home garden, such as tomatoes & string beans. They will also learn how to germinate, cultivate, and harvest their plants at Pelham Fritz

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Dance Room (in Marcus Garvey Park)

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M058 Marcus Garvey Park 2022-09-06 2022-09-06 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.80502319000000000, -73.94498444000000000 Thu, 11 Aug 2022 04:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[HRPK's River Project Wetlab Look-ins]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/hrpks-river-project-wetlab-lookins http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/06/hrpks-river-project-wetlab-lookins Date: September 6, 2022

Hudson River Park's Wetlab aquarium features Hudson River wildlife and provides guided tours for visitors of all ages. During Wetlab Look-ins, you can join a drop-in tour led by our River Project team to learn more about fascinating local wildlife including oyster toadfish, lined seahorses, and blue crabs.

Check out all our free events this summer and beyond at hudsonriverpark.org!

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 627-2020

Location: Hudson River Park's Pier 40

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2022-09-06 2022-09-06 3:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.72925486521700000, -74.01190829277000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62cdc72e42d6c.jpg Tue, 12 Jul 2022 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/07/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/07/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 7, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-07 2022-09-07 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Fitness]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/forest-fitness http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/forest-fitness Date: September 8, 2022

Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust for a free, year-round “Fitness at the Fort” exercise program on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays! This regular fitness class incorporates climbing multiple staircases, stretches and strengthening exercises, notable tree identification, and forest bathing. Led by Nancy Bruning, BA, MPH, PAPHS.

Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m.: Easy Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance. Walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk south to Cabrini Woods for cardio steps and strengthening exercises and walk uphill to Billings Overlook for closing stretches.

Thursdays at 7:30 a.m.: Moderate Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises, and walk uphill past Gazebo/Dog Run to Café Lawn, end with stretches.

Saturdays at 8:30 a.m.: Intense Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretch and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises. Walk uphill towards Gazebo/Dog Run, utilizing a cluster of steps west of Broadway Path. Walk along the upper Alpine Garden path, to volleyball courts for stretches with final stair climbing to Margaret Corbin Circle.

(Note: Fitness Walking does not meet if it is raining or if the actual temperature or wind chill is below 20 degrees F.)

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: 2127951388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2022-09-08 2022-09-08 7:30 am 8:30 am 40.85941194491500000, -73.93413484096500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/61e6edcadaec7.jpg Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:30:01 EST
<![CDATA[Fitness Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/fitness-walk Date: September 8, 2022

Join us for a free self-guided fitness walking program starting from the Fort Totten front gate onto Joe Michaels Mile and back (approximately 2 miles). For adults only, weather permitting.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:15 am

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793

Location: Fort Totten Front Gate (in Fort Totten Park)

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2022-09-08 2022-09-08 9:00 am 10:15 am 40.78953552246094000, -73.78208923339844000 Thu, 02 Jun 2022 15:44:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Weekday Nature Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/weekday-nature-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/weekday-nature-exploration Date: September 8, 2022

Join Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs on Thursdays and Fridays at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 12–3 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 2–3 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 2 pm.
Family Bird Walk, 3–4 pm: Prospect Park is a stopping point for hundreds of bird species each year! Join us as we search for these amazing creatures and other nature around the park. Binoculars and bird guides are provided. This program departs from the Audubon Center promptly at 3 pm.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-08 2022-09-08 12:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1cd4b9dae.jpg Tue, 05 Apr 2022 17:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 8, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-08 2022-09-08 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA["Pelham Community Gardening"]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/pelham-community-gardening http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/pelham-community-gardening Date: September 8, 2022

This program will teach members how to grow various plants in their own home garden, such as tomatoes & string beans. They will also learn how to germinate, cultivate, and harvest their plants at Pelham Fritz

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Dance Room (in Marcus Garvey Park)

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M058 Marcus Garvey Park 2022-09-08 2022-09-08 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.80502319000000000, -73.94498444000000000 Thu, 11 Aug 2022 04:15:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Hudson River Park Live From the Field]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/hudson-river-park-live-from-the-field http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/hudson-river-park-live-from-the-field Date: September 8, 2022

Join us as we study fish populations, monitor tide pools, sample water quality, and more. This weekly event series will give you a behind-the-scenes look into the many research and monitoring efforts conducted by our River Project team.

Tune in on Instagram Live @HudsonRiverPark on Thursdays at 2:00 p.m. for Live From the Field. Be sure to follow us to catch these special science segments and stay up to date with HRPK’s River Project.

Check out all our free events this summer and beyond at hudsonriverpark.org!

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 2:20 pm

Contact phone: (212) 627-2020

Location: Virtual/Online Events

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2022-09-08 2022-09-08 2:00 pm 2:20 pm 40.75832630000000000, -73.99351680000000000 Thu, 14 Jul 2022 16:44:59 EDT
<![CDATA[HRPK's River Project Wetlab Look-ins]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/hrpks-river-project-wetlab-lookins http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/08/hrpks-river-project-wetlab-lookins Date: September 8, 2022

Hudson River Park's Wetlab aquarium features Hudson River wildlife and provides guided tours for visitors of all ages. During Wetlab Look-ins, you can join a drop-in tour led by our River Project team to learn more about fascinating local wildlife including oyster toadfish, lined seahorses, and blue crabs.

Check out all our free events this summer and beyond at hudsonriverpark.org!

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 627-2020

Location: Hudson River Park's Pier 40

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2022-09-08 2022-09-08 3:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.72925486521700000, -74.01190829277000000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62cdc72e42d6c.jpg Tue, 12 Jul 2022 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Weekday Nature Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/09/weekday-nature-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/09/weekday-nature-exploration Date: September 9, 2022

Join Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs on Thursdays and Fridays at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 12–3 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 2–3 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 2 pm.
Family Bird Walk, 3–4 pm: Prospect Park is a stopping point for hundreds of bird species each year! Join us as we search for these amazing creatures and other nature around the park. Binoculars and bird guides are provided. This program departs from the Audubon Center promptly at 3 pm.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-09 2022-09-09 12:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1cd4b9dae.jpg Tue, 05 Apr 2022 17:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/09/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/09/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 9, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-09 2022-09-09 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer on the Hudson: Birding Walks]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/09/summer-on-the-hudson-birding-walks http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/09/summer-on-the-hudson-birding-walks Date: September 9, 2022

Meet at 120th Street and Riverside Drive and explore Riverside Park on a family-friendly bird walk. Who knows what birds we’ll discover while taking in views of the Hudson River!

In partnership with New York City Audubon.

Start time: 5:30 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 870-3089

Location: 120th Street and Riverside Drive (in Riverside Park)

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M071 Riverside Park 2022-09-09 2022-09-09 5:30 pm 7:00 pm 40.81132453046400000, -73.96417200565300000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/6244b4ed10859.jpg Tue, 05 Apr 2022 11:29:54 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Fitness]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/forest-fitness http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/forest-fitness Date: September 10, 2022

Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust for a free, year-round “Fitness at the Fort” exercise program on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays! This regular fitness class incorporates climbing multiple staircases, stretches and strengthening exercises, notable tree identification, and forest bathing. Led by Nancy Bruning, BA, MPH, PAPHS.

Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m.: Easy Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance. Walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk south to Cabrini Woods for cardio steps and strengthening exercises and walk uphill to Billings Overlook for closing stretches.

Thursdays at 7:30 a.m.: Moderate Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises, and walk uphill past Gazebo/Dog Run to Café Lawn, end with stretches.

Saturdays at 8:30 a.m.: Intense Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretch and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises. Walk uphill towards Gazebo/Dog Run, utilizing a cluster of steps west of Broadway Path. Walk along the upper Alpine Garden path, to volleyball courts for stretches with final stair climbing to Margaret Corbin Circle.

(Note: Fitness Walking does not meet if it is raining or if the actual temperature or wind chill is below 20 degrees F.)

Start time: 8:30 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone: 2127951388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2022-09-10 2022-09-10 8:30 am 9:30 am 40.85941194491500000, -73.93413484096500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/61e6ee97e5abd.JPG Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:30:01 EST
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Open Urban Farm Volunteer Drop-in Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/open-urban-farm-volunteer-dropin-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/open-urban-farm-volunteer-dropin-day Date: September 10, 2022

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Volunteer with our team to manage our one-acre Urban Farm!

Whether you are new to our Farm or have been a tried-and-true weekly volunteer, come and join us for the morning or just for an hour. No registration needed. All ages welcome. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult who volunteers with them. Ages 16 & 17 can volunteer if a parent or guardian has signed a waiver.

Location: Urban Farm

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: 2128601899

Location: Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)

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M104 Randall's Island Park 2022-09-10 2022-09-10 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.78369903564453000, -73.92621612548828000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/6222539221b34.jpg Thu, 21 Apr 2022 14:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Introduction to Birdwatching Walks]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/introduction-to-birdwatching-walks http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/introduction-to-birdwatching-walks Date: September 10, 2022

Whether you’re just starting out or have already joined the birding ranks, this introductory walk is for you! Every Saturday, join a member of the Brooklyn Bird Club and Prospect Park Alliance on an introductory walk to learn the basics of birding and search for the dozens of species that visit Prospect Park through all seasons.

All levels are welcome and walks will begin at the Prospect Park Audubon Center. No registration necessary. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please bring binoculars if you have them.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-10 2022-09-10 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1a0d6d280.jpg Fri, 12 Aug 2022 15:29:58 EDT
<![CDATA[Weekend Nature Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/nature-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/nature-exploration Date: September 10, 2022

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs on Saturdays and Sundays at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 10 am–12 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 11 am–12 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 11 am.
Nature’s Helpers, 12–1 pm: Help do your part to keep Prospect Park healthy by cleaning up the lakeshore. In this citizen science activity Audubon staff will guide groups to remove litter and record the findings. Fun for all ages and all materials are provided. This program departs from the Audubon Center promptly at 12 pm.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-10 2022-09-10 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1b585e4a3.jpg Fri, 01 Apr 2022 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Fall Perennial Plant Care]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/fall-perennial-plant-care http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/fall-perennial-plant-care Date: September 10, 2022

Take care of your garden's perennial plants so they come back healthier than ever next year. This workshop will cover fall gardening tasks to care for some of the native plants from GreenThumb's spring plant distribution, hyssop, yarrow, and more.

Please RSVP on Eventbrite.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 6BC Botanical Garden

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2022-09-10 2022-09-10 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.72378853246800000, -73.98061631289700000 Fri, 05 Aug 2022 13:44:27 EDT
<![CDATA[Nature Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/nature-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/nature-walk Date: September 10, 2022

Enjoy the beautiful wooded setting of Conference House Park's trails through a guided meditative walk, while learning more about interesting facets of the park.

Easy walking terrain.

RSVP at (347) 989-2578 by the Friday before the walk.

If the weather does not permit, usually we won't have the walk. If you have questions on the day of the walk, please TEXT (347) 989-2578 between 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 989-2578

Location: H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-10 2022-09-10 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 40.50554614753800000, -74.25419378280700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/622a758b60792.png Wed, 13 Jul 2022 17:15:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Art Classes at El Flamboyan Community Garden]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/art-classes-at-el-flamboyan-community-garden http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/art-classes-at-el-flamboyan-community-garden Date: September 10, 2022

Join the El Flamboyan Community Garden group for some fun Saturdays of alternative design. In Creatives Thinkers Academy, Sajata-E will teach you how to create sustainable, fun art for the whole family in alternative arts education classes. Learn how to make handbags, clothing, or just free-flow sketch in a sunny urban farm community.

Classes are free and open to the public! They are offered on Saturdays from July 16 to September 24, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: El Flamboyan Community Garden

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2022-09-10 2022-09-10 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.81359863281200000, -73.90589904785200000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/62cd902aa6aab.jpg Tue, 12 Jul 2022 16:00:01 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 10, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-10 2022-09-10 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: Fun on the Farm]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/fun-on-the-farm http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/10/fun-on-the-farm Date: September 10, 2022

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Join us for family fun inspired by the farm, rivers, green spaces, and natural areas.

All ages welcome!

Location: Urban Farm

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: 2128601899

Location: Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)

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M104 Randall's Island Park 2022-09-10 2022-09-10 2:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.78369903564453000, -73.92621612548828000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/621cf7c566544.jpg Thu, 21 Apr 2022 14:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Volunteer on the Urban Farm!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/11/volunteer-on-the-urban-farm http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/11/volunteer-on-the-urban-farm Date: September 11, 2022

Join us for some fun on Randall's Island!

Volunteer with our team to manage our one-acre Urban Farm.

Location: Urban Farm

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 860-1899

Location: Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)

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M104 Randall's Island Park 2022-09-11 2022-09-11 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.78369903564453000, -73.92621612548828000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/622137ad3e526.jpg Tue, 08 Mar 2022 11:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Weekend Nature Exploration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/11/nature-exploration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/11/nature-exploration Date: September 11, 2022

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs on Saturdays and Sundays at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 10 am–12 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 11 am–12 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 11 am.
Nature’s Helpers, 12–1 pm: Help do your part to keep Prospect Park healthy by cleaning up the lakeshore. In this citizen science activity Audubon staff will guide groups to remove litter and record the findings. Fun for all ages and all materials are provided. This program departs from the Audubon Center promptly at 12 pm.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2022-09-11 2022-09-11 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.66070175170900000, -73.96540069580100000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/623e1b585e4a3.jpg Fri, 01 Apr 2022 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Hattie Carthan Herban Farm 'After Church' Market with Open Apothecary]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/11/hattie-carthan-herban-farm-after-church-market-with-open-apothecary http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/11/hattie-carthan-herban-farm-after-church-market-with-open-apothecary Date: September 11, 2022

While at the market, enjoy free cooking demonstrations, compost drop off, cultural culinary offerings, Community Supported Medicine Program, Hattie Carthan Spices, 2022 High Vibrational Healing Sundays, fresh bread products, Seasonal Holistic Market, Children's Garden, and more.

Mixed Basket Program
Participants receive a weekly Mixed Basket with enough fresh, seasonal produce for a single person or a family. Receive fresh, locally grown produce at reasonable prices. Take home a weekly combination of seasonal fruits, vegetables, hyperlocal herbs, and cage-free eggs. The monthly payment is collected on the first market day of each month.

Community Medicine Program
We are very excited to offer our 2022 Community Supported Medicine (CSM) Boxes! Our CSM program will operate from July through December with fresh, seasonal bi-weekly herbal medicinal bundles and herbal based value-added items in both markets. Included in each box will also be descriptions of the plants, herbal actions.
recommended uses for the herbs, recipes, and more.

Visit www.hattiecarthancommunitymarket.com to sign up!

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Hattie Carthan Community Farmers Market

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2022-09-11 2022-09-11 1:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.68952130000000000, -73.94803900000000000 Tue, 05 Jul 2022 16:44:46 EDT
<![CDATA[Arts & Crafts]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/12/arts-crafts http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/12/arts-crafts Date: September 12, 2022

This program will supply you with materials and projects to create your own masterpiece.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Multi-Use Room A (in John J Carty Park)

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B210W John J Carty Park 2022-09-12 2022-09-12 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.61333466000000000, -74.02997589000000000 Mon, 13 Jun 2022 12:59:53 EDT
<![CDATA[HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/12/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/12/heart-of-a-house-the-olmstedbeil-house Date: September 12, 2022

Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home, including Dominie Petrus Tesschenmaker (1685-1696), Frederick Law Olmsted (1848-1855), Carlton and Louise Beil (1955-2006), and many other prominent and noteworthy individuals and families. The exhibit includes photographic images, paintings, wall text, video, books, artifacts, sculptures, and collections.

The Olmsted-Beil House on Staten Island is a New York City Landmark listed on the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Opening reception: Sunday, May 29, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2022-09-12 2022-09-12 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.50225702965300000, -74.25172543525700000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/627d1e4952cb5.jpg Thu, 26 May 2022 16:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Senior Sports]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/12/games-play http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/12/games-play Date: September 12, 2022

This class uses simple games to build cardio, agility, balance, strength, coordination, and social skills.

Start time: 1:15 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Ballroom (in John J Carty Park)

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B210W John J Carty Park 2022-09-12 2022-09-12 1:15 pm 2:00 pm 40.61333466000000000, -74.02997589000000000 Wed, 27 Jul 2022 04:15:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Fitness]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/13/forest-fitness http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/13/forest-fitness Date: September 13, 2022

Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust for a free, year-round “Fitness at the Fort” exercise program on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays! This regular fitness class incorporates climbing multiple staircases, stretches and strengthening exercises, notable tree identification, and forest bathing. Led by Nancy Bruning, BA, MPH, PAPHS.

Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m.: Easy Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance. Walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk south to Cabrini Woods for cardio steps and strengthening exercises and walk uphill to Billings Overlook for closing stretches.

Thursdays at 7:30 a.m.: Moderate Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretching and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises, and walk uphill past Gazebo/Dog Run to Café Lawn, end with stretches.

Saturdays at 8:30 a.m.: Intense Pace
Meet at the Heather Garden entrance and walk along Stan Michels Promenade to Linden Terrace for dynamic warm-up stretch and cardio stair climbing. Walk along the western path to Broadway, incorporating strengthening exercises. Walk uphill towards Gazebo/Dog Run, utilizing a cluster of steps west of Broadway Path. Walk along the upper Alpine Garden path, to volleyball courts for stretches with final stair climbing to Margaret Corbin Circle.

(Note: Fitness Walking does not meet if it is raining or if the actual temperature or wind chill is below 20 degrees F.)

Start time: 7:30 am

End time: 8:30 am

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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<![CDATA[Fitness Walk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/13/fitness-walk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2022/09/13/fitness-walk Date: September 13, 2022

Join us for a free self-guided fitness walking program starting from the Fort Totten front gate onto Joe Michaels Mile and back (approximately 2 miles). For adults only, weather permitting.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:15 am

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793

Location: Fort Totten Front Gate (in Fort Totten Park)

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