Discovery Walk around Meadow Lake
Apr
28
2:00 PM14:00

Discovery Walk around Meadow Lake

Come out and discover what species call Meadow Lake home during the City Nature Challenge! We will be walking along Meadow Lake and taking pictures to identify species using the iNaturalist app!

Download the iNaturalist app to your mobile device. During the time from April 27-30, use the app to upload photos of organisms to the iNaturalist and the iNaturalist community will help you identify them. 

To register for the Discovery Walk please email Meghan.Leverock@parks.nyc.gov or call 718.760.6561

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Discovery Walk at Willow Lake
Apr
29
2:00 PM14:00

Discovery Walk at Willow Lake

Meet at Mauro Playground

Come out and discover what species call Willow Lake home during the City Nature Challenge! We will be walking along the Pat Dolan Trail at Willow Lake and taking pictures to identify species using the iNaturalist app!

Download the iNaturalist app to your mobile device. During the time from April 27-30, use the app to upload photos of organisms to the iNaturalist and the iNaturalist community will help you identify them. 

To register for the Discovery Walk please email Meghan.Leverock@parks.nyc.gov or call 718.760.6561

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Stop and Smell the Roses
Mar
30
to Apr 8

Stop and Smell the Roses

Every day March 30th thru April 8th - 10am to 2pm

Bring the kids and come volunteer with us during Spring Break. Come one day, come every day! You can't smell the roses yet - roses boom in June - but we'll make sure you and everyone can enjoy them soon by freshening up the beds around the Unisphere where they lie sleeping off the last Nor'easters of winter.

Interested in joining? Please email Cassandra.Hickson@parks.nyc.gov for more info!

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Nov
12
1:00 PM13:00

World's Fair History Tour

Unisphere

This is the last walking tour of the season!

Join us this fall for free World’s Fair History
Walking Tours of a dozen iconic and surprising structures
and monuments built for the Fairs. Sites range from the New York
State Pavilion and the Unisphere, to the second-oldest antiquity
in New York City and the roof where the Beatles landed by
helicopter in 1965. No pre-registration is required.

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Nov
12
11:00 AM11:00

World's Fair History Tour

Unisphere

This is the last walking tour of the season!

Join us fall for free World’s Fair History
Walking Tours of a dozen iconic and surprising structures
and monuments built for the Fairs. Sites range from the New York
State Pavilion and the Unisphere, to the second-oldest antiquity
in New York City and the roof where the Beatles landed by
helicopter in 1965. No pre-registration is required.

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Nov
4
12:00 PM12:00

Shocktoberfest - Postponed to NOVEMBER 4TH 12PM - 3PM

Playground for All Children
 

Due to inclement weather Shocktoberfest has been postponed to November 4th. 


Join us for music, games, rides, crafts, a pumpkin patch, goodie bags,
and more spooky fun. Pumpkins and goodie bags are limited and for
children only. Sponsored by Council Member Julissa Ferreras-Copeland

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Oct
28
11:00 AM11:00

World's Fair History Bike Rides

Meet outside the Aquatic Center 

Sign up for one of our free World’s Fair History Rides in
partnership with Bike New York. We’ll lend you a bike and
a helmet or bring your own. Space is limited and registration is required. Please contact vickie.karp@parks.nyc.gov for further details.

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Oct
8
1:00 PM13:00

World's Fair History Tour

Unisphere

Join us this spring and summer for free World’s Fair History
Walking Tours of a dozen iconic and surprising structures
and monuments built for the Fairs. Sites range from the New York
State Pavilion and the Unisphere, to the second-oldest antiquity
in New York City and the roof where the Beatles landed by
helicopter in 1965. No pre-registration is required.

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Oct
8
11:00 AM11:00

World's Fair History Tour

Unisphere

Join us this spring and summer for free World’s Fair History
Walking Tours of a dozen iconic and surprising structures
and monuments built for the Fairs. Sites range from the New York
State Pavilion and the Unisphere, to the second-oldest antiquity
in New York City and the roof where the Beatles landed by
helicopter in 1965. No pre-registration is required.

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Sep
10
1:00 PM13:00

World's Fair History Tour

Unisphere

Join us this spring and summer for free World’s Fair History
Walking Tours of a dozen iconic and surprising structures
and monuments built for the Fairs. Sites range from the New York
State Pavilion and the Unisphere, to the second-oldest antiquity
in New York City and the roof where the Beatles landed by
helicopter in 1965. No pre-registration is required.

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Sep
10
11:00 AM11:00

World's Fair History Tour

Unisphere

Join us this spring and summer for free World’s Fair History
Walking Tours of a dozen iconic and surprising structures
and monuments built for the Fairs. Sites range from the New York
State Pavilion and the Unisphere, to the second-oldest antiquity
in New York City and the roof where the Beatles landed by
helicopter in 1965. No pre-registration is required.

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Fitness Programs at the Unisphere: Boot Camp Workout
Aug
17
8:00 PM20:00

Fitness Programs at the Unisphere: Boot Camp Workout

Meet at the Unisphere

Join us for a free Boot Camp workout at the Unipshere! This workout is designed to test an individual’s mental capability and willpower. The recruitment of teamwork as well as individual ability. Classes are taught by U.S. veterans.

Please wear workout attire and bring your own yoga mat.

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Fitness Programs at the Unisphere: HITT (High Intensity Tactical Training)
Aug
16
7:00 AM07:00

Fitness Programs at the Unisphere: HITT (High Intensity Tactical Training)

Meet at the Unisphere

Join us for a free HITT (High Intensity Tactical Training) at the Unipshere! HITT is a full body workout incorporating various movements that either isolate a muscle group, or build them through compound exercises. Classes are taught by U.S. veterans.

Please wear workout attire and bring your own yoga mat.

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Aug
15
1:00 PM13:00

Nature Nick’s Animal Adventures

111th Street Lawn (near Playground for All Children) 

Join Nature Nick, New York’s favorite zoologist, for a
fast-paced and originally scripted show featuring exotic wildlife
from all corners of the world. Show will feature kangaroos,
monkeys, and birds of prey; not a show to be missed! Children’s Series Sponsored by New York Community Bank

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Aug
15
11:00 AM11:00

Nature Nick’s Animal Adventures

111th Street Lawn (near the Playground for All Children)

Join Nature Nick, New York’s favorite zoologist, for a
fast-paced and originally scripted show featuring exotic wildlife
from all corners of the world. Show will feature kangaroos,
monkeys, and birds of prey; not a show to be missed! Children’s Series Sponsored by New York Community Bank

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Fitness Programs at the Unisphere: Boot Camp Workout
Aug
15
7:00 AM07:00

Fitness Programs at the Unisphere: Boot Camp Workout

Meet at the Unisphere

Join us for a free Boot Camp workout at the Unipshere! This workout is designed to test an individual’s mental capability and willpower. The recruitment of teamwork as well as individual ability. Classes are taught by U.S. veterans.

Please wear workout attire and bring your own yoga mat.

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Aug
13
1:00 PM13:00

World's Fair History Tour

Unisphere

Join us this spring and summer for free World’s Fair History
Walking Tours of a dozen iconic and surprising structures
and monuments built for the Fairs. Sites range from the New York
State Pavilion and the Unisphere, to the second-oldest antiquity
in New York City and the roof where the Beatles landed by
helicopter in 1965. No pre-registration is required.

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Aug
13
11:00 AM11:00

World's Fair History Tour

Unisphere

Join us this spring and summer for free World’s Fair History
Walking Tours of a dozen iconic and surprising structures
and monuments built for the Fairs. Sites range from the New York
State Pavilion and the Unisphere, to the second-oldest antiquity
in New York City and the roof where the Beatles landed by
helicopter in 1965. No pre-registration is required.

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