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

9:00 am
Visit Poe Park Visitor Center for our new exhibit City Birds by Elana Amity. The exhibit will be on view at the Poe Park Visitor Center on Tuedays through Saturdays from March 4 through March 29. There will be an opening reception with a Q&A session on Saturday, March 11. About City Birds Raised in the Bronx, Elana Amity visited Poe Park numerous times. As a young child she roamed
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Create a still life painting on canvas to take home. This program is suitable for adults. Paint It Up Program Schedule April: Canvas Still Life Painting May: Upcycle Decorative Painted Cans June: Recycle Painted Rocks
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. This tour is free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.
Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)
May 2 @ 11:00 am – May 3 @ 12:00 am
11:00 am
Learn basic sign language for communication. This program is offered to adults.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
Wave Hill’s Curatorial Fellow will lead a tour of the spring exhibitions in Glyndor Gallery. The group show, Outcasts: Women in the Wilderness , explores how women have been treated and portrayed as outcasts in history, myth, and biblical legend. In the Sunroom Project Space, Borinquen Gallo’s imaginary hive interior is informed by Wave Hill’s beehives. Free with admission to the grounds.
Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill)
2:45 pm
Make your own personalized bookmark to take home. This class is suitable for kids ages six to 12 years old. Kids Le Petit Art Schedule April: Thumb Things Bookmarks May: Painting Small Cans Upcycle Art June: Create A Mini Book
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
6:15 pm
Come ready to run and have a little fun! WE MEET IN FRONT OF THE G BAR 🙂 We will stretch afterwards. We don’t run real fast and no one gets left behind.   More info: www.meetup.com/Bronx-Sole
9:00 am
Visit Poe Park Visitor Center for our new exhibit City Birds by Elana Amity. The exhibit will be on view at the Poe Park Visitor Center on Tuedays through Saturdays from March 4 through March 29. There will be an opening reception with a Q&A session on Saturday, March 11. About City Birds Raised in the Bronx, Elana Amity visited Poe Park numerous times. As a young child she roamed
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am
Adults will create miniature works of art (4″x6″ to 2.5″x3.5″), from delicate miniature paper cuttings to vintage art and painted rocks, to display at home or give as a gift for a loved one. Le Petit Art Schedule April: Delicate Paper Cutting May: Vintage ACEO Art June: Painted Animal Rocks
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
Step into some waders and see what lives below the surface of the Bronx River at Concrete Plant Park from 11am to 3pm. This is a FREE family friendly event and no registration is required. Please note that waders will only be available in adult sizes and children are required to bring and wear rain boots.
May 3 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
11:30 am
Engaging special needs adults through arts for self expression. Day groups must schedule in advance to participate, as space is limited.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 3 @ 2:45 pm – 4:30 pm
2:45 pm
Have fun turning discarded materials into usable works of art. Make a cute butterfly out of ordinary paper rolls. This program is suitable for kids ages six to 12 years old. Recycle to Art Program Schedule April: Paper Roll Butterfly May: News Paper Flower Art June: Popsicle Stick Puppets
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
5:00 pm
Hop on the trolley and enjoy attractions at some of the hottest cultural spots along the lower Grand Concourse. Visit BCA’s website at www.bronxarts.org to find out more about this month’s trolley attractions as well as other BCA programs and events. Trolley riders meet at Hostos Community College on the first Wednesday of each month (except January & September). For trolley reservations and information, call 718-931-9500 x33 or e-mail trolley@bronxarts.org.
7:30 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! Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area. With the help of the NY Rollin’ Knicks Wheelchair Basketball Team, it’s guaranteed to be tons of fun and you’ll come back every week for more action!
West Bronx Recreation Center
9:00 am
Visit Poe Park Visitor Center for our new exhibit City Birds by Elana Amity. The exhibit will be on view at the Poe Park Visitor Center on Tuedays through Saturdays from March 4 through March 29. There will be an opening reception with a Q&A session on Saturday, March 11. About City Birds Raised in the Bronx, Elana Amity visited Poe Park numerous times. As a young child she roamed
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
10:00 am
Explore Wave Hill’s woodlands and shady areas using watercolor and related media to capture dappled light and luminous colors, with artist Wennie Huang. Materials not included; hardware, such as easels and brushes, will be provided. This six-session workshop continues May 11, 18, and 25, and June 1 and 8.
Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
This workout exercises the whole body through dance and movement.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Engaging special needs adults through art for self expression. Groups must schedule in advance to participate, as space is limited.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
2:45 pm
Create a cute, fun 3D apple out of paper. This program is suitable for ages six to 12 years old. Creative 3D Arts Schedule April: 3D Paper Sculptured Apple May: Make 3D gift for Mom June: Make a Father’s Day Key Chain Charm
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
9:00 am
Visit Poe Park Visitor Center for our new exhibit City Birds by Elana Amity. The exhibit will be on view at the Poe Park Visitor Center on Tuedays through Saturdays from March 4 through March 29. There will be an opening reception with a Q&A session on Saturday, March 11. About City Birds Raised in the Bronx, Elana Amity visited Poe Park numerous times. As a young child she roamed
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
1:00 pm
Decorate bottles using party napkins. Bring your own clean bottles and your favorite party napkins. This program is offered to adults. Multimedia Arts Program Schedule April: Decoupage Bottle Art Napkins May: Vintage Bottles June: Trinket Boxes
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
2:45 pm
This fun painting activity uses pom poms to create a beautiful Easter egg on paper. This program is offered to kids ages six to 12 years old? Seasonal Arts and Crafts Program Schedule April: Pom Pom Easter Egg Painting May: Q-Tip Painted Hand Print June: Colorful Rainbow Mobile
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 5 @ 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.  
May 6 @ 4:15 am
4:15 am
Darkness into Light is the annual 5K walk / run to benefit Pieta House USA, which provides free counselling to those who are self-harming or suicidal. After being launched in Ireland in 2009, Darkness into Light has now spread to over 150 sites globally. Join us at our family friendly event at 4:15am on Saturday May 6th as we walk form darkness into light while spreading a message of hope
May 6 @ 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 under 18- years-old are required to present a signed guardian’s consent to participate or have a chaperone
Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)
May 6 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
8:30 am
Join naturalist Gabriel Willow on a special early-morning walk to spot the amazing diversity of birds in the gardens and woodlands, as well as in the skies above, before the gates open to the public. Ages 10 and older are welcome with an adult. Free, but advance registration is required, onsite at the Perkins Visitor Center or by calling (718) 549-3200 ext. 251.
Wave Hill
9:00 am
Visit Poe Park Visitor Center for our new exhibit City Birds by Elana Amity. The exhibit will be on view at the Poe Park Visitor Center on Tuedays through Saturdays from March 4 through March 29. There will be an opening reception with a Q&A session on Saturday, March 11. About City Birds Raised in the Bronx, Elana Amity visited Poe Park numerous times. As a young child she roamed
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
May 6 @ 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)
10:00 am
A modern day classic! Join us as we share the book Dragons Love Tacos and then create our own fire-breathing dragons! Ideal for ages 3ish-5ish. Fees are $20 per child ($10 per additional child), though no family will ever be turned away for inability to pay. Classes have been selling out, so PLEASE confirm your reservation by emailing SmartsAndCrafts2016@gmail.com. For more information, visit www.facebook.com   Smarts and Crafts is story
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
Due to the fragile nature of some of our trees, we don’t fly kites at Wave Hill, but we will parade them! Join visiting artist Andrea Lomanto to design a simple paper kite to display your environmental dream for caring for the earth. Carry your kite message in a spring parade or take it home to watch it fly. This event is free, and admission to the grounds is free
Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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