Events

Explore your City

January 2020

Monday, February 17

Kids Week: Find My Way with Maps and Compasses

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Navigate your way through Marine Park. Learn how to use a map and compass for safe hiking, then try out your skills on an orienteering trail!

Kids Week: Orienteering for Kids

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
The Urban Park Rangers will teach you how to navigate to hidden objects placed around the park using a map and compass.

Kids Week: All About Owls

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Mysterious and nocturnal, owls hold a special place in our hearts and our minds. Learn more about this special family of birds and the different types of owls with the Urban Park Rangers.

Kids Week: Geology Rocks!

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a look into how geology influenced the landscape and design of New York City's Central Park.

Tuesday, February 18

Kids Week: Fort Greene History and Colonial Games

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Step back in time and play some colonial games. The history of Fort Greene Park provides the perfect backdrop as we experience what Colonial-era kids played during their free time.

Kids Week: Nature Puppet Show

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Animal puppets tell very interesting stories about nature. The Urban Park Ranger programs are the perfect additions to your family's activities. 

Kids Week: Survival Skills

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
On this fun, family-friendly program, you'll learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.

Kids Week: Lenape Bingo

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a fun afternoon of games and a little history about Native Americans.

Kids Week: Birds of Prey

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers to learn about eagles, hawks, and falcons, and the important role they play in nature.