NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2016 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:28:52 GMT <![CDATA[TreesCount! 2015 Training Session]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/treescount-2015-training-session3 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/treescount-2015-training-session3 Date: August 22, 2015

Training events are designed to help voluntreers apply their online learning to master the TreeKIT mapping method and the Treecorder software before collecting data for TreesCount! 2015. This is a free event, please bring a photo ID with you. All equipment will be provided. All you need is a willingness to learn!

Start time: 12:30 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Neal Dow Avenue and Maine Avenue

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2015-08-22 2015-08-22 12:30 pm 3:30 pm 40.62048392820300000, -74.13489460945100000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:32 EDT
<![CDATA[TreesCount! 2015 Training Session]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/treescount-2015-training-session http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/treescount-2015-training-session Date: August 22, 2015

This is a free event, please bring a photo ID with you. All volunteers will receive a Census Gear Pack to keep, including a NYC Tree Species ID guide! Training events are designed to help voluntreers apply their online learning to master the TreeKIT mapping method and the Treecorder software before collecting data for TreesCount! 2015.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: In front of the Capital One bank

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2015-08-22 2015-08-22 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.69156413050800000, -73.76241087913500000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:31 EDT
<![CDATA[Le Petit Art-Still Life Water Colors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/le-petit-artstill-life-water-colors http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/le-petit-artstill-life-water-colors Date: August 22, 2015

Create miniature works of art (4"x6") or less using multiple mediums like acrylic paint, water color, pastel, pencil, ink, and surfaces like wood, canvas, paper, metal, and glass.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

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X040 Poe Park 2015-08-22 2015-08-22 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.86500167846680000, -73.89469909667969000 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:00:40 EDT
<![CDATA[Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/leading-the-way-six-outstanding-women-of-queens http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/leading-the-way-six-outstanding-women-of-queens Date: August 22, 2015

The Queens Historical Society presents their newest exhibition, Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens. Featuring women from diverse fields and backgrounds, who at one point in their lives lived and worked in Queens, the exhibition highlights the life and work of Helen Keller, Betty Friedan, Rise Stevens, Lisa Randall, Grace Lee Boggs, and Yeou-Cheng Ma. Also on display is an interactive installation of handmade sea glass-like objects by artist M. J. Levy Dickson, as an homage to Helen Keller. On view Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 2:30-4:30 p.m. until May 2016.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 939-0647

Location: Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech)

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Q022 Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech 2015-08-22 2015-08-22 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.76369857788086000, -73.82399749755860000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5591a2b96e22b.jpg Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:26 EDT
<![CDATA[TreesCount! 2015 Training Session]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/treescount-2015-training-session3 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/22/treescount-2015-training-session3 Date: August 22, 2015

Training events are designed to help voluntreers apply their online learning to master the TreeKIT mapping method and the Treecorder software before collecting data for TreesCount! 2015. This is a free event, please bring a photo ID with you. All equipment will be provided. All you need is a willingness to learn!

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 5:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Melvin Avenue and Wild Avenue

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2015-08-22 2015-08-22 2:30 pm 5:30 pm 40.59026433756100000, -74.18867826461800000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:32 EDT
<![CDATA[TreesCount! 2015 Training Session]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/23/treescount-2015-training-session1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/23/treescount-2015-training-session1 Date: August 23, 2015

Training events are designed to help voluntreers apply their online learning to master the TreeKIT mapping method and the Treecorder software before collecting data for TreesCount! 2015. This is a free event, please bring a photo ID with you. All equipment will be provided. All you need is a willingness to learn!

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Dumont Avenue and Bradford Street

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2015-08-23 2015-08-23 12:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.66688632292900000, -73.89063119888300000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:32 EDT
<![CDATA[Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/23/leading-the-way-six-outstanding-women-of-queens http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/23/leading-the-way-six-outstanding-women-of-queens Date: August 23, 2015

The Queens Historical Society presents their newest exhibition, Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens. Featuring women from diverse fields and backgrounds, who at one point in their lives lived and worked in Queens, the exhibition highlights the life and work of Helen Keller, Betty Friedan, Rise Stevens, Lisa Randall, Grace Lee Boggs, and Yeou-Cheng Ma. Also on display is an interactive installation of handmade sea glass-like objects by artist M. J. Levy Dickson, as an homage to Helen Keller. On view Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 2:30-4:30 p.m. until May 2016.

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 939-0647

Location: Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech)

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Q022 Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech 2015-08-23 2015-08-23 2:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.76369857788086000, -73.82399749755860000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5591a2b96e22b.jpg Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:26 EDT
<![CDATA[TreesCount! 2015 Training Session]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/23/treescount-2015-training-session http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/23/treescount-2015-training-session Date: August 23, 2015

Training events are designed to help voluntreers apply their online learning to master the TreeKIT mapping method and the Treecorder software before collecting data for TreesCount! 2015. This is a free event, please bring a photo ID with you. All equipment will be provided. All you need is a willingness to learn!

Start time: 4:30 pm

End time: 7:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 37th Avenue and Bowne Street

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2015-08-23 2015-08-23 4:30 pm 7:30 pm 40.76295864770000000, -73.82531404500000000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:32 EDT