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Mar 26 @ 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
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
With spring fast approaching, think about the budding occasion ahead. Have you spotted any tree buds yet? Observe the unusual shapes of tree and flower beginnings. Then, working with large pieces of construction paper, simple templates, and contrasting backgrounds, we’ll make simple, bold and brushy large-scaled monoprints! Free with admission to the grounds.
Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)
10:30 am
Working with herbalist Tina Triburgo of Ajna Wellness Center, formulate all-natural remedies to soothe general pains, sleeplessness, allergies, and other spring maladies. Go home with custom-made salves, tinctures, medicinal oils and teas, and recipes and resources for creating them on your own. Ages 10 and older welcome with an adult.
Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. This event is free with admission to the grounds.
Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)
Mar 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
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)
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)
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am
Participants will upcycle and decorate their own personal wine bottles as a personal keepsake or gift for a special someone. Schedule January: Whimsical Winter Wonder… use our current exhibition as inspiration for the art. February: Love is in the air! Decorate your bottle for that special someone in your life March: The Winds of March (create a piece inspired by March and the coming of Spring)
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Mar 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Adults of all abilities are welcome to join in learning basic sign language (the alphabet, vocabulary, and how to build simple phrases using American Sign Language). Space is limited. To reserve your spot, please call the Poe Park Visitor Center at (718) 365-5516.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
4:30 pm
Join us on Tuesday April 25th for the New York Knicks Basketball in the Boroughs event presented by Chase at West Bronx Recreation Center. This clinic will provide boys and girls ages 6-14 with a structured basketball learning experience that focuses on improving basketball skills while emphasizing offense, defense, shooting and game fundamentals. To register click here .
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
Have great fun creating beautiful steampunk art out of old small bottles and jars with their caps. All labels and gummy residue should be removed. Bring old pill bottles, small jelly and jam jars, and containers with tops clean and dry). Themes January: Once Upon A Midnight Steamy February: Punk Love March: Beware the Winds of March
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Mar 29 @ 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)
Mar 29 @ 2:45 pm – 4:30 pm
2:45 pm
Have fun creating cute items out of recycled materials. For ages 6 years – 12 years and parents. Themes January – Paper Cup Polar Bear February – Button Hearts March – Paper Plate Flowers
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
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
Mar 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
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)
Mar 30 @ 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)
Mar 30 @ 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)
Mar 30 @ 2:45 pm – 4:30 pm
2:45 pm
Have fun making 3D items to use for yourself, friends, and family. Each month we will make a 3D item related to the month. January Once Upon A Midnight Dreary Steam Punk (Upcyle Art: bring your own small bottles with caps, clean and dry, inside and out; no labels or gummy residue) February My Charming Valentine (Shrinky Dink Art) – Make Shrinky Dink earrings or charm to give your heart’s
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Mar 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Can you dance? Sing? Do magic? Now is the time to showcase that talent on the WBO stage! We are looking for all kinds of performances that are family friendly. All ages are welcome. Please email ani.rivas@parks.nyc.gov or quiana.haynes@parks.nyc.gov to perform. All are welcome to watch.
Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
Mar 31 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
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)
Mar 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
1:00 pm
Participants will use contrasting and unconventional mediums to create intriguing works. Each month we will focus on a different art form. Themes January – Whimsical Winter Wonder Art Bottle Decoupage Tissue Art February- From the Heart Greeting Cards-PArchment Paper March – Winds of March-Steam Punk Art
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Mar 31 @ 2:45 pm – 4:30 pm
2:45 pm
Create adorable arts and crafts items to take home. Each month will focus on a different project related to a special time of the season. This program is suitable for kids and their caregivers. Themes January – Dream Catcher February – Caterpillar Heart March – Pasta Butterfly
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Apr 1 @ 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)
10:00 am
Work with Glyndor Gallery Winter Workspace artist Michael Kelly Williams to create your own printing plate by collaging original abstract designs and your own organic forms made with cardboard and found synthetic and natural materials. Ink up your collage and make a collagraph series. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.
Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)
Apr 1 @ 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)
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
NYC Parks, Montefiore, and Wheelchair Sports Federation bring you an open house on adaptive programming open to the Bronx community. We are all committed to serving athletes of all abilities. We are welcoming girls, boys, men, and women of all ages to take part in instructional drills, strategy, and game play. Sports include basketball, tennis, and track and field. Additional activities include arts and crafts and board games. All equipment
Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.
Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)
10:00 am
Work with Glyndor Gallery Winter Workspace artist Michael Kelly Williams to create your own printing plate by collaging original abstract designs and your own organic forms made with cardboard and found synthetic and natural materials.Ink up your collage and make a collagraph series. Free with admission to the grounds.
Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)
Apr 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
Have you ever wondered about what you can do to get a great harvest from fruit trees in your garden? In this workshop we will cover the basics of maintaining healthy fruit trees year-round with an emphasis on the current spring season. Topics covered will include pest management, pruning, use of amendments or fertilizers, and best practices to maximize fruit production. Participants will have an opportunity to get hands-on practice
Adlai E. Stevenson High School
Apr 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
11:00 am
Hiking is the ultimate way to enjoy the outdoors and a fun way to reduce stress. Regardless of the intensity level, it is a great way to burn calories and stay fit. Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City parks. On our nature hikes, you can take an hour to unplug from the world and immerse yourself in the wonders
Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)

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