NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2020 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Mon, 01 Jun 2020 01:20:25 GMT <![CDATA[Bird Walks]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/13/bird-walks http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/13/bird-walks Date: July 13, 2019

Join us in the park as we focus on wildlife happenings in the park on a walk led by NYC Audubon experts.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 430-1890

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

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<![CDATA[Community Tour of the Ridgewood Reservoir]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/13/community-tour-of-the-ridgewood-reservoir http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/13/community-tour-of-the-ridgewood-reservoir Date: July 13, 2019

Guides from NYCH2O will lead a history, engineering, and ecology tour of the reservoir and Brooklyn Waterworks.

These tours are sponsored by NYC Parks and NYCH2O.

Register online.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 0:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 235-4462

Location: Ridgewood Reservoir

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<![CDATA[Rocking the Boat: Rowing & Birding]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/13/rocking-the-boat-rowing-birding http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/13/rocking-the-boat-rowing-birding Date: July 13, 2019

Through Community Rowing, Hunts Point residents of all ages explore the Bronx River aboard student-built wooden rowboats, accompanied by staff who teach them about the local waterways. The free program takes place every Saturday from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Community Birding brings birdwatching to the shores of the Bronx River. Identify and learn about local species with knowledgeable guides. Binoculars and field guides will be provided.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 466 5799

Location: Hunts Point Riverside Park

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X336 Hunts Point Riverside Park 2019-07-13 2019-07-13 1:00 pm 6:00 pm 40.81750106811523400, -73.88240051269531000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5d10f56418ede.jpg Fri, 28 Jun 2019 11:29:28 EDT
<![CDATA[Summer Birding]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/14/summer-birding http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/14/summer-birding Date: July 14, 2019

Naturalist Gabriel Willow contributes his extensive knowledge of diverse bird species and their behavior on these walks through the gardens and woodlands.

Observe the plants, insects, and habitats at Wave Hill that make it so appealing for such a wide variety of birds.

Birders of all levels are welcome! Ages 10 and older are welcome with an adult.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2019-07-14 2019-07-14 9:30 am 11:00 am 40.89910125732422000, -73.91190338134766000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5ce8542748026.jpg Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:14:43 EDT
<![CDATA[The New York City Naturalist Club: Evening Hawk Watch]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/14/the-new-york-city-naturalist-club-evening-hawk-watch http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2019/07/14/the-new-york-city-naturalist-club-evening-hawk-watch Date: July 14, 2019

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.

To enhance your experience we encourage you to bring field guides and binoculars, or ask a park ranger to borrow a pair.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-1444

Location: Saint Marks Place and Avenue A (in Tompkins Square Park)

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M088 Tompkins Square Park 2019-07-14 2019-07-14 2:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.72667334686700000, -73.98307871818500000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5b2920871c0ad.jpg Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:14:40 EDT