Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

May 2016

Little Red’s Hood

May 27
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 week(s) on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday that lasts 0 day(s) and 24 hour(s), the last of which will begin on June 26, 2016
Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre
New York, NY 10023 United States
Little Red's Hood event photo

Like many of today’s children, Little Red is a smart, young city slicker who is too focused on her smartphone to notice her surroundings. Wulfric is a misunderstood wolf with a sweet tooth….

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots

May 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Lozada Playground
E. 135th ST. bet. Willis & Alexander Aves.
Bronx, NY 10454 United States
Puss-In-Boots-event-image

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots  City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances and puppet-making workshops in neighborhood parks, recreation centers and schools throughout New York City. The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic Puss in Boots tale, with a twist. Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ferguson Mundingle. Fergus has just the bare essentials in life – a roof…

Find out more »
Free

Edge School of the Arts / Screening: Dirty Dancing

May 27 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Brookeville Park
Rosedale
Queens, NY 11422 United States
Family Day: Wycliffe Gordon & Friends / B-Love’s Hip Hop Jazzy Groove / Karisma Jay & AbunDance / Master Class: Samuel Coleman

Learn to samba and rumba with Edge School of the Arts followed by a screening of Dirty Dancing (rated PG-13).  The Edge School of the Arts (ESOTA) was founded in 1996 and modeled after the prominent Bernice Johnson Cultural Arts Center which stood as a beacon of cultural and artistic excellence in Southeast Queens for almost 50 years. This year, ESOTA is celebrating is 20th season! That’s 2 decades of dance in Laurelton, Queens. The school is family-owned, and operated by…

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile: Puss in Boots

May 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Waring Playground
Bronx Park E. bet. Waring Ave. and Thwaites Pl.
Bronx, NY 10467 United States
PEI Web

The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic “Puss in Boots” tale, with a twist. Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ferguson Mundingle. Fergus has just the bare essentials in life – a roof over his head, the clothes on his back, and his ever faithful pet cat. One day when lamenting his poor lifestyle, Fergus is astounded when his cat stands up, begins talking and introduces himself as Puss. Puss reveals to Fergus that he is very…

Find out more »
Free

Circus Workshop with Grins & Grins

May 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
East River Park, Pier 35
South St. & Frank T Modica Way
New York, NY 10002 United States
PEI Web

Join in on a circus workshop with Grins & Grins!  Erin and Ray Grins, the co-creators and married partners behind Grins & Grins, bring over 40 years of combined performance experience to the stage. They met in Cozumel, Mexico while performing for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines and have been invited to perform all over the United States and at festivals in China and England. Erin and Ray have also been seen on Disney Cruise Lines and the Late Show with David Letterman and perform for corporations, family…

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile Puppet-Making Workshop

May 31 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zimmerman Playground
Barker Ave. & Britton St.
Bronc, NY 10467 United States
PEI Web

Make your own puppet with the CityParks PuppetMobile! CityParks PuppetMobile, one of the only traveling puppet theaters in the country, brings Swedish Cottage productions and puppet making workshops to all corners of the city, free of charge. This project is funded by the New York City Council’s Parks Equity Initiative, Council Member Ritchie Torres.

Find out more »
June 2016

Capacity Fund Grant Deadline

June 1
fence painting

The Partnerships for Parks Capacity Fund Grant program, presented by TD Bank, provides small grants of up to $5,000 to strengthen the outreach, membership, and program-planning capacity of community groups who care for their neighborhood parks in all five boroughs of New York City. …

Find out more »
Free

Partnerships Academy Workshop – Partnering for Success (Manhattan)

June 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Arsenal Building
830 5th Avenue - 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10065
PA_3.28

Would you like to have more support for your community group? In this workshop, participants will gain the skills to build strong relationships with businesses, government, and other organizations. You will leave knowing what type of organization you are going to approach next, and how to get them on board. The workshop will include: A guide to how to identify the best potential new partners for your group A pitch activity to craft and practice what you will say to…

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots

June 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
PS 203
5101 Avenue M
Brooklyn , NY 11234 United States
Puss-In-Boots-event-image

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots  City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances and puppet-making workshops in neighborhood parks, recreation centers and schools throughout New York City. The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic Puss in Boots tale, with a twist. Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ferguson Mundingle. Fergus has just the bare essentials in life – a roof…

Find out more »
Free

Circus Workshop with Grins & Grins

June 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zimmerman Playground
Barker Ave. & Britton St.
Bronc, NY 10467 United States
PEI Web

Join in on a circus workshop with Grins & Grins!  Erin and Ray Grins, the co-creators and married partners behind Grins & Grins, bring over 40 years of combined performance experience to the stage. They met in Cozumel, Mexico while performing for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines and have been invited to perform all over the United States and at festivals in China and England. Erin and Ray have also been seen on Disney Cruise Lines and the Late Show with David Letterman and perform for corporations, family…

Find out more »
Free

Lorenz Latin Dance Studio / Screening: Jazz on a Summer’s Day

June 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Corona Golf Playground
46th Ave. & 109th St.
Queens, NY 11368 United States
Family Day: Wycliffe Gordon & Friends / B-Love’s Hip Hop Jazzy Groove / Karisma Jay & AbunDance / Master Class: Samuel Coleman

In association with African Film Festival.  Learn to swing and jazz dance, with Lorenz Latin Dance Studio, followed by a screening of Jazz on a Summer’s Day (not rated).  The Lorenz Latin Dance Studio, with four locations in NYC, is a complete dance academy dedicated to providing you with professional dance instruction.  Our studios are located in Glendale and Corona, Queens; one in the Castle Hill section of the Bronx, and our East Harlem location.  We offer dance classes for children,…

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots

June 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hell’s Kitchen Playground
10th Ave bet. 47 & 48th Sts.
New York, NY 10036 United States
Puss-In-Boots-event-image

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots  City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances and puppet-making workshops in neighborhood parks, recreation centers and schools throughout New York City. The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic Puss in Boots tale, with a twist. Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ferguson Mundingle. Fergus has just the bare essentials in life – a roof…

Find out more »
Free

Edge School of the Arts / Screening: Kirikou and the Wild Beasts

June 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Brookeville Park
Rosedale
Queens, NY 11422 United States
Family Day: Wycliffe Gordon & Friends / B-Love’s Hip Hop Jazzy Groove / Karisma Jay & AbunDance / Master Class: Samuel Coleman

In association with African Film Festival Learn African dance with Edge School of the Arts followed by a screening of Kirikou and the Wild Beasts (G). Edge School of the Arts The Edge School of the Arts (ESOTA) was founded in 1996 and modeled after the prominent Bernice Johnson Cultural Arts Center which stood as a beacon of cultural and artistic excellence in Southeast Queens for almost 50 years. This year, ESOTA is celebrating is 20th season! That’s 2 decades of…

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile Puppet-Making Workshop

June 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Waring Playground
Bronx Park E. bet. Waring Ave. and Thwaites Pl.
Bronx, NY 10467 United States
PEI Web

Make your own puppet with the CityParks PuppetMobile! CityParks PuppetMobile, one of the only traveling puppet theaters in the country, brings Swedish Cottage productions and puppet making workshops to all corners of the city, free of charge. This project is funded by the New York City Council’s Parks Equity Initiative, Council Member Ritchie Torres.

Find out more »

The Legends Honor McCoy: McCoy Tyner / Ron Carter ft. guest Wallace Roney / Roy Haynes

June 4 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
SummerStage, Central Park
Rumsey Playfield
New York, NY
McCoy web

McCoy Tyner’s blues-based piano style, replete with sophisticated chords and an explosively percussive left hand has transcended conventional styles to become one of the most identifiable sounds in improvised music. His harmonic contributions and dramatic rhythmic devices form the vocabulary of a majority of jazz pianists….

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots

June 5 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Stuyvesant Square
New York
New York, NY 10003 United States
Puss-In-Boots-event-image

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots  City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances and puppet-making workshops in neighborhood parks, recreation centers and schools throughout New York City. The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic Puss in Boots tale, with a twist. Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ferguson Mundingle. Fergus has just the bare essentials in life – a roof…

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brownsville Recreation Center
1555 Linden Blvd
New York, NY 11212 United States
Puss-In-Boots-event-image

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots  City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances and puppet-making workshops in neighborhood parks, recreation centers and schools throughout New York City. The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic Puss in Boots tale, with a twist. Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ferguson Mundingle. Fergus has just the bare essentials in life – a roof…

Find out more »
Free

Storytelling Workshop with Pickney Productions

June 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zimmerman Playground
Barker Ave. & Britton St.
Bronc, NY 10467 United States
PEI Web

Join in on a storytelling workshop with Pickney Productions! Malika Lee Whitney and the Pickney Players present storytelling programs that celebrate and affirm long held cultural practices. The workshops and performances captivate audiences of all ages weaving threads that create binding ties among listeners. The stories reflect experiences and themes that honor traditions of the past with relevance to contemporary times.  Ms. Whitney’s unique storytelling style actively engages through call and response, song, poetry and encourages active role-playing and participation…

Find out more »
Free

Partnerships Academy Workshop – Partnering for Success (Staten Island)

June 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Ocean Breeze Park Track & Field Athletic Complex
625 Father Capodanno Boulevard
Staten Island, 10305 United States
PA_3.28

Would you like to have more support for your community group? In this workshop, participants will gain the skills to build strong relationships with businesses, government, and other organizations. You will leave knowing what type of organization you are going to approach next, and how to get them on board. The workshop will include: A guide to how to identify the best potential new partners for your group A pitch activity to craft and practice what you will say to…

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots

June 8 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Hudson Park
Hudson Blvd. & W. 35th St.
New York, NY United States
Puss-In-Boots-event-image

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots  City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances and puppet-making workshops in neighborhood parks, recreation centers and schools throughout New York City. The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic Puss in Boots tale, with a twist. Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ferguson Mundingle. Fergus has just the bare essentials in life – a roof…

Find out more »
Free

Storytelling Workshop with Pickney Productions

June 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zimmerman Playground
Barker Ave. & Britton St.
Bronc, NY 10467 United States
PEI Web

Join in on a storytelling workshop with Pickney Productions! Malika Lee Whitney and the Pickney Players present storytelling programs that celebrate and affirm long held cultural practices. The workshops and performances captivate audiences of all ages weaving threads that create binding ties among listeners. The stories reflect experiences and themes that honor traditions of the past with relevance to contemporary times.  Ms. Whitney’s unique storytelling style actively engages through call and response, song, poetry and encourages active role-playing and participation…

Find out more »
$20

4th Annual Battle of the Boroughs

June 10 @ 12:00 am - June 11 @ 12:00 am
Various
NY United States
battle of the boroughs web

4th Annual Battle of the Boroughs USTA Eastern and City Parks Foundation are teaming up again to present the 4th Annual Battle of the Boroughs Tennis Challenge, an adult recreational tournament to be held in June and July in New York City parks. The tournament will feature the best of team competition and neighborhood pride, and support CityParks Tennis, which provides free tennis lessons and activities for children at 36 parks citywide. “We are thrilled for the return of the Battle of…

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots

June 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Laurelton Playground
Brookville Blvd. bet. 136th & 137th Aves
Queens, NY United States
Puss-In-Boots-event-image

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots  City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances and puppet-making workshops in neighborhood parks, recreation centers and schools throughout New York City. The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic Puss in Boots tale, with a twist. Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ferguson Mundingle. Fergus has just the bare essentials in life – a roof…

Find out more »
Free

Cymande / KING / Deva Mahal / DJ Parler

June 11 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
SummerStage, Central Park
Rumsey Playfield
New York, NY
Cymande WEB

Cymande emerged as innovators of the funk music scene during early 1970s. Influenced by their Caribbean heritage, Cymande combined reggae and Rastafarian rhythms with rare groove, funk and jazz to create a new and exciting sound. They made history in 1973 by becoming the first British-based band to perform at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. …

Find out more »
Free

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots

June 11 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
River Park
180th St. & Boston Rd.
Bronx, 10460
Puss-In-Boots-event-image

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots  City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances and puppet-making workshops in neighborhood parks, recreation centers and schools throughout New York City. The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic Puss in Boots tale, with a twist. Once upon a time there lived a young man named Ferguson Mundingle. Fergus has just the bare essentials in life – a roof…

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events