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 Sun, 28 Aug 2016 05:33:51 GMT <![CDATA[Le Petit Art-Still Life Water Colors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/08/le-petit-artstill-life-water-colors http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/08/le-petit-artstill-life-water-colors Date: August 8, 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 2015-08-08 2015-08-08 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/2015/08/08/leading-the-way-six-outstanding-women-of-queens http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/08/leading-the-way-six-outstanding-women-of-queens Date: August 8, 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 2015-08-08 2015-08-08 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/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session Date: August 9, 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: 11:30 am

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Vernon Blvd. and Broadway, Queens

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2015-08-09 2015-08-09 11:30 am 2:30 pm 40.76765542900400000, -73.93610000610400000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:32 EDT
<![CDATA[TreesCount! 2015 Training Session]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session Date: August 9, 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: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 67th Avenue and 233rd Street

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2015-08-09 2015-08-09 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.74824045875300000, -73.74416112899800000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:31 EDT
<![CDATA[TreesCount! 2015 Training Session]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session Date: August 9, 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: Flushing Avenue and North Portlandt Street

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2015-08-09 2015-08-09 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.69805955468900000, -73.97683739662200000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:31 EDT
<![CDATA[TreesCount! 2015 Training Session]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session Date: August 9, 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: 1:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Taylor Street and Castle Avenue

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2015-08-09 2015-08-09 1:30 pm 4:30 pm 40.63409864081400000, -74.12309288978600000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:31 EDT
<![CDATA[TreesCount! 2015 Training Session]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/treescount-2015-training-session Date: August 9, 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: 2:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Waton Avenue and 164th Street

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2015-08-09 2015-08-09 2:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.83003909687700000, -73.92237782478300000 Thu, 26 May 2016 15:46:31 EDT
<![CDATA[Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/leading-the-way-six-outstanding-women-of-queens http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/08/09/leading-the-way-six-outstanding-women-of-queens Date: August 9, 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 2015-08-09 2015-08-09 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