Calendar

Please note: Events are subject to change. Please always check with event organizers for updated information.

9:00 am
The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents the 5th Annual Whimsical Winter Wonder… Exhibition. The exhibition, curated by Lucy Aponte, features the delightful works of over a dozen emerging and established artists from the Bronx and around. This year, the show includes works by students from our adult arts program. Featured artists: Bobbi Beck, Ner Beck, Nancy Benignus, Ernesto Camacho, Daniel DelValle, Sika Foyer, Clarisel Gonzalez, Susan Kleinsinger, Dave Kopka,
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
10:00 am
The Third Avenue Holiday Market at the HUB is a 10,000 sf space of local artists, makers, and tasters located in the heart of the Bronx. Visited by over 200,000 people daily, Third Avenue is the busiest crossroads in the Bronx. Visit our Holiday Pop-Up Market for unique gifts created by local craftsmen and artists, or sip on locally made coffee, hot chocolate, or spirits. In addition to locally-made jewelry
Dec 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
This class engages special needs adults through art for self expression. Special needs adults work on canvas, paper, and multiple mediums to create work they can be proud of. Please call to schedule your group’s visit with us. Groups are scheduled on a monthly basis, due to large number of participating agencies and individuals.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Dec 14 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
12:30 pm
Adults 18 years old and older with physical and mental disabilities are invited to learn and train like an Olympian at our Olympic sports workshop. Participants will learn and play various sports including; volleyball, track, soccer, basketball/netball, and more! A recreation center membership and registration are required. For more information and to register email: Shalaya.Nieves@parks.nyc.gov
St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)
Dec 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
5:00 pm
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here’s your chance to learn from the best! Scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area. With the help of the wheelchair basketball team, it’s guaranteed to be tons of fun and you’ll come back every week for more action!
St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)
8:00 am
New senior fitness classes are starting Friday, November 3. Have fun while learning new ways to maintain cardiovascular health, strength and flexibility.
St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)
9:00 am
The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents the 5th Annual Whimsical Winter Wonder… Exhibition. The exhibition, curated by Lucy Aponte, features the delightful works of over a dozen emerging and established artists from the Bronx and around. This year, the show includes works by students from our adult arts program. Featured artists: Bobbi Beck, Ner Beck, Nancy Benignus, Ernesto Camacho, Daniel DelValle, Sika Foyer, Clarisel Gonzalez, Susan Kleinsinger, Dave Kopka,
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
10:00 am
The Painted Rock Project is a collaboration between St. Mary’s Recreation Center, Senior Marlins and Bronx Works. Starting in the beginning of October, painted rocks will be hidden around St. Mary’s Park. The rocks can be traded in at Betances Community Center, E. Robert Moore E. Senior Center, Mott Haven Farmers Market *Mondays Only and St. Mary’s Recreation Center for various rewards. Feel free to paint your own rocks at
St. Mary's Park
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
10:00 am
The Third Avenue Holiday Market at the HUB is a 10,000 sf space of local artists, makers, and tasters located in the heart of the Bronx. Visited by over 200,000 people daily, Third Avenue is the busiest crossroads in the Bronx. Visit our Holiday Pop-Up Market for unique gifts created by local craftsmen and artists, or sip on locally made coffee, hot chocolate, or spirits. In addition to locally-made jewelry
Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
1:00 pm
Check out Swale, the edible forest garden that sits atop a floating platform on the Bronx River and functions as a sculpture and a FREE educational tool. Come by for Seed Saving and Food Forestry Tours this weekend. Visit swaleny.org for more information. Swale Every Friday–Sunday 1pm-7pm Swale is a floating food forest built atop a barge that travels to piers in New York City, offering educational programming and welcoming visitors to harvest herbs,
Dec 15 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2:30 pm
Participants will create fun arts and crafts for the fall and holiday seasons. October: Leaf People Crafts November: Paper Pumpkin Crafts for Kids December: Multi Media Christmas Tree or Hanukkah Dreidel
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Dec 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
5:00 pm
  ABOUT THE XM CAFE Located on the main floor of the Museum, the XM Cafe is a perfect place to have a quick lunch or a relaxing cappuccino before attending a public program or after visiting the Museum galleries.   The XM Cafe comfortably seats over twenty guests  in a light-filled, contemporary setting. The XM Cafe also serves as a venue for performances, presentations and other special events.  
8:00 pm
Wear your Ugly Christmas Sweater and get ready to taste the BEST Coquitos from all over NYC ranging from Traditional to Flavored ones too! Ticket price includes: Live DJ, Comedy Show, Food, and Coquito tasting and giftbag! Please wear a Christmas sweater!! Those who wish can be part of the contest to win prizes. (There is no fee to enter contest.) Dessert vendor will be present at this event and
Dec 16 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
8:00 am
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park. Start your Saturday mornings at this Bronx Park; help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening. Rain or shine, there will be something for everyone to do at this unique park! Please note : Volunteers younger than 18 years old are required to present a signed guardian’s consent to participate or have
Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)
Dec 16 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
8:00 am
Run through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. For local running tips, visit vctc.org .
Van Cortlandt Stadium (in Van Cortlandt Park)
9:00 am
The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents the 5th Annual Whimsical Winter Wonder… Exhibition. The exhibition, curated by Lucy Aponte, features the delightful works of over a dozen emerging and established artists from the Bronx and around. This year, the show includes works by students from our adult arts program. Featured artists: Bobbi Beck, Ner Beck, Nancy Benignus, Ernesto Camacho, Daniel DelValle, Sika Foyer, Clarisel Gonzalez, Susan Kleinsinger, Dave Kopka,
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
9:00 am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all participants. The finish line is open until the last person is done. The courses vary based on the park, but the courses are between 2.5 and 3 miles long. Participants are encouraged to arrive 15
Lafayette Avenue and Morrison Avenue (in Soundview Park)
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
9:00 am
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all participants. The finish line is open until the last person is done. The courses vary based on the park, but the courses are between 2.5 and 3 miles long. Participants are encouraged to arrive 15
Eagle Avenue and 149th Street (in St. Mary's Park)
9:00 am
Please note: Registration is full. You can sign up to be added to the waitlist. Join NYC Parks Stewardship Team for a coastal cleanup at Pugsley Creek Park. This event is a part of our monthly Green Neighborhood series. Volunteers will help remove debris from the shoreline of Pugsley Creek! Come dressed in clothes that can get dirty, durable boots or sneakers, and a water bottle! This event is not
Howe Avenue and Hart Street (in Pugsley Creek Park)
10:00 am
  Saturday, December 16th, 10AM Our children’s film series Docs 4 Tots returns! Bring your kids to a screening of March of the Penguins. The film is set in the Antarctic, where every March since the beginning of time, the emperor penguin’s quest to find the perfect mate and start a family begins. All ages welcome. Snacks will be provided. More info here.
10:00 am
Seen any downy woodpeckers, chickadees or eastern towhees lately? See which of these black-and-white winter birds is setting up house at Wave Hill this winter. We’ll make fun, birdy marionette puppets to hang on a group tree-display indoors, or to dance and chirp in the Sarah and Geoffrey Gund Theater. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.
Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
10:00 am
A weekend-long event series featuring local food and beverages, local-made craft items, and local artists, performers, and gifts. Curated by the Blox NYC and Edible Bronx. Location: 131 Alexander Ave, Bronx, NY More info here.
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Have fun with Zumba for fitness, health, and well-being.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
10:00 am
The Third Avenue Holiday Market at the HUB is a 10,000 sf space of local artists, makers, and tasters located in the heart of the Bronx. Visited by over 200,000 people daily, Third Avenue is the busiest crossroads in the Bronx. Visit our Holiday Pop-Up Market for unique gifts created by local craftsmen and artists, or sip on locally made coffee, hot chocolate, or spirits. In addition to locally-made jewelry
11:00 am
A fun filled holiday event for the WHOLE family! Come join us for our 3rd Annual Holiday event filled with holiday themed activities and games! A chance to meet and take a photo with Santa and So Much More!!!!! Tickets are $8.00 per child. Adults are FREE! NO REFUNDS, Ticket Sales are FINAL! More info and tickets here.
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Local birds face many challenges during the chilly months, and benefit from thoughtfully planned, bird-friendly plantings. Naturalist Gabriel Willow and Senior Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day lead a brisk walk to see birds and bird habitats in the garden. Along the way, hear about fascinating adaptations that help birds survive the cold. This nature walk takes place again at 2:00 p.m. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.
Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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