For weather cancellation and other ticket policies, please review our Tours Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
WANT TO GO? 2127720288. http://centralparknyc.org/events/parent-events/discovery-walks-for-families-towering-trees-north-woods.html?utm_medium=referral&utm_source=cpc-engagement&utm_campaign=2018_spring_tours&utm_content=nymetroparents&s_src=2018_spring_tours&s_subsrc=nymetroparents.
Nature Detectives Series FREE
WHEN: Jul. 9 - 23, Tuesdays, 3:00pm
WHERE: New York Public Library - Kips Bay, 446 Third Ave., Kips Bay, NY
WHAT: A Naturalist from the New Canaan Nature Center will use interactive, hands-on experiments, plus a combination of live animals, plant and animal artifacts, specimens and samples to help students uncover clues from the wild and become true Nature Detectives.
WANT TO GO? 212-683-2520. https://nypl.org/locations/kips-bay.
Children's Day: Gardening and Cooking
WHEN: Tuesday, Jul. 9, 8:30am-3:00pm
WHERE: The Mount Vernon Hotel Museum, 421 East 61st St., New York, NY
WHAT: Children plant a Take Home Kitchen Garden with delicious herbs, make organic marshmallows, and create foods using Museum-grown ingredients and recipes developed two centuries ago.
WANT TO GO? $60. 212 838 6878. mvhm.org.
Summer on the Hudson: STEAM the Streets FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jul. 13, 1:00-4:00pm
WHERE: West Harlem Piers Park, 125th Street and Marginal Street , West Harlem, NY
WHAT: HYPOTHEkids brings science and engineering exploration to the park. Explore the science happening all around you with the help of expert and entertaining educators.
WANT TO GO? nycgovparks.org.
Ceramic Stories FREE
WHEN: Jul. 13 - Aug. 3, Saturdays, 11:00- 11:30am (no session 7/27)
WHERE: Sherman Creek Park, 3725 10th Ave, New Ywork, NY
WHAT: An inclusive gardening and storytelling workshop for children of all abilities.
WANT TO GO? FREE. 212-333-2552. https://nyrp.org/green-spaces/events/ceramic-stories/.
Underwater Neighbors of Riverside Park FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jul. 20, 4:00-7:00pm
WHERE: Fort Washington Park, 172nd Beach in Fort Washington Park, Upper Manhattan, NY
WHAT: Join the educators from Hudson River Sloop Clearwater to catch, observe, and identify fish and invertebrates.
WANT TO GO? nycgovparks.org.
Fireflies at Dusk FREE
WHEN: Jul. 23 - 30, Wednesdays, 7:00-8:30pm
WHERE: Madison Square Park, Madison Avenue and 23rd Street, Flatiron District, NY
WHAT: An evening of catch and release for the whole family.
WANT TO GO? 212-520-7600. madisonsquarepark.org.
Organic Gardening Workshop: Succession Planting & Feeding your Garden FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Jul. 27, 12:00pm
WHERE: Roosevelt Island Library, 524 Main St., Roosevelt Island, NY
WHAT: This workshop will demonstrate how to plant to create consistent yields throughout the season, plus what to add to your soil to fuel new and larger growth.
WANT TO GO? 212-308-6243. nypl.org/locations/roosevelt-island.
Looking for more events in your area? Search our comprehensive events calendar.