Calendar

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Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Ray Felix presents a dark, yet whimsical tale based on the life of Edgar Allen Poe while residing in the Bronx. Based on both fact and fiction, “Poe is the Raven” gives new light and insight on the secret life of Edgar Allan Poe. Inspired by his visits to Poe Cottage, Ray Felix became intrigued by spiritual ether surrounding the Poe property and the stories told by the long time
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Adults will DIY upcycle their own bottles and containers in artistic and creative ways. October: Poe inspired and Steam Punk Bottles & Containers November: Cardboard Stamps and Cardboard Books December: Whimsical Winter Wonder… Inspired Wine Bottle
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
11:00 am
This event is an opportunity for adults with intellectual disabilities to meet new people, socialize, and communicate about a variety of topics using words, sign language, and pictures. College students are welcome.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide 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)
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
Wave Hill’s Curatorial Fellow leads a tour of the current exhibition in Glyndor Gallery. This fall, the entire gallery is given over to new site-responsive projects honoring the tenth anniversary of Wave Hill’s Sunroom Project Space. Call & Response showcases the work of 50 artists who have exhibited in this unique venue, in projects ranging from art objects created from natural materials gathered onsite, to sound pieces, outdoor installations and
Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill)
Nov 21 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2:30 pm
Children will create cute miniature works as gifts to give, or keep for themselves. Children may take inspiration from the holiday season and fall colors. Parents and other adults are invited to participate with their little ones. October: Fall Inspired Art-Shrinky Dink November: Up-cycle Yogurt Container and Thanksgiving Greeting Card December Whimsical Winter Wonder…Shaker
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Ray Felix presents a dark, yet whimsical tale based on the life of Edgar Allen Poe while residing in the Bronx. Based on both fact and fiction, “Poe is the Raven” gives new light and insight on the secret life of Edgar Allan Poe. Inspired by his visits to Poe Cottage, Ray Felix became intrigued by spiritual ether surrounding the Poe property and the stories told by the long time
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 22 @ 10:45 am – 11:30 am
10:45 am
Learn basic sign language for communication. This class is open to staff, family members. and adults interested in learning sign language for communication.
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
11:30 am
Adults will create delicate miniature work to keep or give as gifts to friends or family. October: Mini Rock Painting November: Create Mini Coloring Books and Delicate Paper Cutting December Whimsical Winter Wonder Black Artist Tile Zen Art
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 22 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2:30 pm
Children will make cute, usable items out of recycled materials for the holiday season, to keep and take home. October: Halloween Masks out of Stock Card Paper November: Dried Orange Peel Arts/Crafts Bracelet December: Spin Drum Crafts
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
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Ray Felix presents a dark, yet whimsical tale based on the life of Edgar Allen Poe while residing in the Bronx. Based on both fact and fiction, “Poe is the Raven” gives new light and insight on the secret life of Edgar Allan Poe. Inspired by his visits to Poe Cottage, Ray Felix became intrigued by spiritual ether surrounding the Poe property and the stories told by the long time
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 23 @ 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)
Nov 23 @ 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 Olypmic 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)
Nov 23 @ 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)
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Ray Felix presents a dark, yet whimsical tale based on the life of Edgar Allen Poe while residing in the Bronx. Based on both fact and fiction, “Poe is the Raven” gives new light and insight on the secret life of Edgar Allan Poe. Inspired by his visits to Poe Cottage, Ray Felix became intrigued by spiritual ether surrounding the Poe property and the stories told by the long time
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 24 @ 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
Nov 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Avoid “Black Friday” busyness! Join us for a community meditation focused on gratitude and clearing your mind of holiday clutter. Get inspired by the outdoors and the peace and tranquility that nature evokes, and learn how to work loving kindness into daily life. Led by Neem Dewji of Yoga for Bliss. Registration not required. Please bring a meditation cushion and be on time; latecomers will not be admitted. Free with
Ecology Building (in Wave Hill)
1:00 pm
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City. On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s urban forests, or just unplug from the world to clear your head. Hiking programs feature intensity levels ranging from light (a leisurely stroll on mostly paved paths) to moderate (longer, faster-paced hikes on rugged terrain) to vigorous (long distance, with hills and rugged
Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)
Nov 24 @ 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)
Nov 25 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
8:00 am
Join NYC Audubon on birding walks through Van Cortlandt Park to discover wildlife happenings in the park.
Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)
Nov 25 @ 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)
Nov 25 @ 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)
Nov 25 @ 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)
Nov 25 @ 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)
Nov 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Ray Felix presents a dark, yet whimsical tale based on the life of Edgar Allen Poe while residing in the Bronx. Based on both fact and fiction, “Poe is the Raven” gives new light and insight on the secret life of Edgar Allan Poe. Inspired by his visits to Poe Cottage, Ray Felix became intrigued by spiritual ether surrounding the Poe property and the stories told by the long time
Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Come out on Saturdays for our Bike Ride Program! Free bike riding classes and bike skills training Explore exciting Bronx sites: Concrete Plant Park, Starlight Park, Crotona Park, Drew Playground, and Gouverneur Playground Physical activity for family and adults of all ages: 10 years and older Please note: Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian to sign waiver but they can ride
Claremont Neighborhood Center
10:00 am
Gather fall leaves, cones, pods and seed heads. Weave them together with other materials from the gardens and meadows to create a decorative wall hanging celebrating the bounty and beauty of the season. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. Photo: Joshua Bright
Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)
Nov 25 @ 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)

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