Events in our NYC Parks :: July 13 – 19, 2017

Events in our NYC Parks :: July 13 – 19, 2017

Calendar Courtesy of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Fitness Walk 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. at Fort Totten Front Gate, Fort Totten Park, Queens

Storytime at The Battery 9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. at Battery Urban Farm, The Battery, Manhattan

Bi-weekly Gardening Club 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Stuyvesant Square, Stuyvesant Square, Manhattan

Central Park Tour: Seneca Village 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. at 85th Street and Central Park West, Central Park, Manhattan

Sensational Slime 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. at Greenbelt Nature Center, Blood Root Valley, Staten Island

Ed Center Open Hours 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. at Main Street, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn

Kayaking 5:30 p.m.–6:45 p.m. at Pier 2 Dock, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn

Soil Science Basics 6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m. at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

Making Herbal Teas using Garden Herbs 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. at Isabahlia Community Garden, Brooklyn

Evening Garden Walk 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. at Perkins Visitors Center, Wave Hill, Bronx

Friday, July 14, 2017

Bryant Park Beekeeping 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Bryant Park, Bryant Park, Manhattan

Central Park Tour: The Ramble 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. at Belvedere Castle, Central Park, Manhattan

Free Community Rowing at Van Cortlandt Park Lake 4:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. at South end of lake, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Bird Walks 8:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m. at Van Cortlandt Nature Center, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

Wildlife Tour: High Line as Habitat 8:00 a.m.–9:15 a.m. at High Line, The High Line, Manhattan

Socrates Farmers Market 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. at Socrates Sculpture Park, Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

Cabrini Woods Vegetation Walk with Expert Naturalist Mike Feller 9:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m. at Cabrini Woods, Fort Tryon Park, Manhattan

Bronx Food & Farm Tour: South Bronx 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. at Cypress Avenue 6 Train Station, Bronx

Bryant Park Fly Fishing 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Orvis, Manhattan

Rangers Choice: Island Hopping (Advanced) 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Pelham Bay Park, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

White Island Birding Excursion (Advanced) 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Marine Park, Marine Park, Brooklyn

Kayaking 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. at Pier 2 Dock, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn

Claremont in Motion Bike Ride 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Claremont Neighborhood Center, Bronx

Urban Farm Exploration Day 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. at Urban Farm, Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan

City of Water Day 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge, Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan

Garden Highlights Walk 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Perkins Visitors Center, Wave Hill, Bronx

City of Water Day: Socrates Sculpture Park 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. at Socrates Sculpture Park, Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

Farmers Market and Fermentation Demo 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum, Fidler-Wyckoff House Park, Brooklyn

Rowing on Prospect Park Lake 12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. at The Well House, Prospect Park, Brooklyn

Fermentation Workshop and Demonstration 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum, Fidler-Wyckoff House Park, Brooklyn

Saturday Sculpture Workshop: City of Water Day 12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Socrates Sculpture Park, Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

City of Water Day: Brooklyn 12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. at Paerdegat Basin Launch, Brooklyn

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Payson Center, Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Pelham Bay Nature Center, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Van Cortlandt Nature Center, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Salt Marsh Nature Center, Marine Park, Brooklyn

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Fort Totten Visitor’s Center, Fort Totten Park, Queens

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Blue Heron Nature Center, Blue Heron Park, Staten Island

Harlem River City of Water Day 12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. at Mill Pond Park , Mill Pond Park, Bronx

Art Exhibition: Flora/Fauna/Feathers of Richmond County 1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. at H.H. Biddle House, Conference House Park, Staten Island

Rocking the Boat: Free Community Rowing and Sailing 1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. at Hunts Point Riverside Park, Hunts Point Riverside Park,

Wave Hill History Walk 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. at Perkins Visitors Center, Wave Hill, Bronx

Basic Canoeing 1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m. at 218th Street and Indian Road, Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan

Union Square Park: Crossroads of New York Walking Tour 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. at Abraham Lincoln Statue, Union Square Park, Manhattan

Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. at Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant’s Gate, Central Park, Manhattan

River House Celebration and 5k Canoe Challenge 2:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. at Starlight Docks, Starlight Park,

River House Celebration and 5k Canoe Challenge 2:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. at Starlight Docks, Starlight Park-Starlight Park Playground,

River House Celebration and 5k Canoe Challenge 2:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. at Starlight Docks, Starlight Park Zone 1,

River House Celebration and 5k Canoe Challenge 2:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. at Starlight Docks, Starlight Park Zone 2,

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Payson Center, Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Pelham Bay Nature Center, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Van Cortlandt Nature Center, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Salt Marsh Nature Center, Marine Park, Brooklyn

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Fort Totten Visitor’s Center, Fort Totten Park, Queens

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Blue Heron Nature Center, Blue Heron Park, Staten Island

Arts, Culture & Fun: Bronx Boogie Nights Roller Jam 4:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. at Orchard Beach, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

Family Camping: Staten Island 6:00 p.m.–7:00 a.m. at Blue Heron Park Preserve, Blue Heron Park, Staten Island

Seining 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. at Main Street, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Alley Pond Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center, Alley Pond Park, Queens

Urban Farm Exploration Day 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. at Urban Farm, Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan

Garden Highlights Walk 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Perkins Visitors Center, Wave Hill, Bronx

Sunday Tai Chi 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Socrates Sculpture Park, Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

Free Community Rowing at Pier 40 12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. at Pier 40, Manhattan

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Payson Center, Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Pelham Bay Nature Center, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Van Cortlandt Nature Center, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Salt Marsh Nature Center, Marine Park, Brooklyn

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Fort Totten Visitor’s Center, Fort Totten Park, Queens

Nature Center Adventures 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. at Blue Heron Nature Center, Blue Heron Park, Staten Island

Wellness Workshop: Mandalas and Meditation 12:30 p.m.–2:00 p.m. at Glyndor Gallery, Wave Hill, Bronx

Orienteering and Compasses 1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m. at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center, Fort Greene Park, Brooklyn

Birding: Hawk Watch 1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m. at Parking Lot, Astoria Park, Queens

Shelter Building 1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m. at 218th Street and Indian Road, Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan

Alley Pond Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center, Alley Pond Park, Queens

FLOW.17 Meet the Artist Photography Tour 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Randall’s Island Connector, Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan

Central Park Tour: The Art of the Park 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop, Central Park, Manhattan

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Payson Center, Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Pelham Bay Nature Center, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Van Cortlandt Nature Center, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Salt Marsh Nature Center, Marine Park, Brooklyn

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Fort Totten Visitor’s Center, Fort Totten Park, Queens

Nature Center Adventures 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. at Blue Heron Nature Center, Blue Heron Park, Staten Island

Nature Walk 4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. at Peter Stuyvesant Statue, Stuyvesant Square, Manhattan

Family Camping: Bronx 6:00 p.m.–7:00 a.m. at Van Cortlandt Park, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Fitness Walk 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. at Fort Totten Front Gate, Fort Totten Park, Queens

Storytime at The Battery 9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. at Battery Urban Farm, The Battery, Manhattan

Bi-weekly Gardening Club 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Stuyvesant Square, Stuyvesant Square, Manhattan

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp: Mini Camp 2017 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Greenbelt Nature Center, Blood Root Valley, Staten Island

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue, Central Park, Manhattan

Garden Highlights Walk 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Perkins Visitors Center, Wave Hill, Bronx

Bryant Park Classics BookClub 12:30 p.m.–1:45 p.m. at Reading Room, Bryant Park, Manhattan

Painting Nature with the Art Student’s League 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. at Woodlawn Playground, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx

Ed Center Open Hours 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. at Main Street, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn

Free Community Rowing at Pier 40 5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. at Pier 40, Manhattan

Replenishing Your Soil 5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. at 400 Montauk Avenue Block Association, Brooklyn

Central Park Tour: East Side Evening Stroll 6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street, Central Park, Manhattan

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Farm and Compost Volunteer Days 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

Greenbelt Summer Day Camp: Mini Camp 2017 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. at Greenbelt Nature Center, Blood Root Valley, Staten Island

Central Park Tour: Hallett Nature Sanctuary and the Pond 11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m. at Sixth Avenue and Central Park South, Central Park, Manhattan

Farm Open Hours 3:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

Wildflower Meadow Tour 6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge, Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan

Dance Fitness in the Park 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. at Wards Picnic Area, Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan

Free African Dance Workout 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. at Target Brooklyn Garden, Brooklyn

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