Events

Explore your City

February 2020

Tuesday, February 18

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. 

Wednesday, February 19

Kids Week: Gather Around the Campfire

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers in Alley Pond Park for campfire activities! Learn about campfire safety, and sing along to some fun campfire songs.

Kids Week: Animal Tracks

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
The Urban Park Rangers will teach you the basics of wildlife tracking. By the end, you will be skilled in recognizing differences between raccoon and common house cat tracks.

Thursday, February 20

Kids Week: Build a Bird Feeder

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers and learn how to make your own bird feeder by using materials provided by nature.

Kids Week: Winter Wildlife Crafts

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Urban Park Rangers hope to inspire and lift your creativity to create works of art using natural materials.

Kids Week: Nature Sounds and Instruments

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Sticks, stones, and reeds can make music. Why not combine an exploration of music and nature to see what kind of inventive creations you can discover?

Friday, February 21

Kids Week: Birding for Kids

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a walk through Flushing Meadows Corona Park and learn about the different birds that live in the park.