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Friday, June 23 (See map view)

This contemporary twist on the classic “Cinderella” fairy tale is presented by The CityParks PuppetMobile and sets the timeless tale in the lush landscape of Brazil, where, thanks to the help of her fairy godmother, Cinderella attends Rio de Janeiro’s biggest Carnaval gala and dances the samba with Prince Paulo himself. After Cinderella is forced to flee the gala just before midnight …

9:30 am to 10:3 am and 11 am to noon.

Artwork created by the world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly is on view at the New York Botanical Garden, in a show that features 20 installations and includes the artists’ drawings and early works. The Garden’s dramatic landscape becomes the living canvas for works showcasing Chihuly’s signature shapes in brilliant colors.

10am–6pm.

Come see giraffes, lions, birds, penguins and more. As a special treat, there are now five young gorillas at the Congo Gorilla Exhibit – watch their playful interactions with their parents and each other. Check website for schedule.

10am–4:30pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

This fun painting program provides a project for every season. This program is offered to kids ages six to 12 years old.

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

Saturday, June 24 (See map view)

Families can volunteer with the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park. Start your Saturday mornings and 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! Volunteers under 18- years-old are required to present a signed guardian’s consent to participate or have a chaperone present. Walk-ons …

8 am to noon.

Artwork created by the world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly is on view at the New York Botanical Garden, in a show that features 20 installations and includes the artists’ drawings and early works. The Garden’s dramatic landscape becomes the living canvas for works showcasing Chihuly’s signature shapes in brilliant colors.

10am–6pm.

Come see giraffes, lions, birds, penguins and more. As a special treat, there are now five young gorillas at the Congo Gorilla Exhibit – watch their playful interactions with their parents and each other. Check website for schedule.

10am–4:30pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, kids can explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

10 am to 5:30 pm.

See them and sketch them flying and sipping the nectar of their favorite flowering shrub or bush. Then learn about local butterfly species and make a butterfly-habitat hat filled with flowers and insects in an active landscape. Pollinators Weekend event.

10 am to 1 pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

10 am to 5:30 pm.

Observe bee behavior in the gardens, then suit up in a hat and veil to peek inside a hive filled with 50,000 honeybees. Search for worker bees, drones, brood (baby bees) and maybe even catch a glimpse of the elusive queen. Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day leads this fascinating foray into the world of the honeybee. Appropriate for curious adults and kids ages 14 and older accompanied by an adult …

11 am to 1 pm.

Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. The rhythm of the waves, the sun on your face, and the exhilaration of slicing through the water all add up to an experience you’ll never forget.

11 am to 2 pm.

This contemporary twist on the classic “Cinderella” fairy tale is presented by The CityParks PuppetMobile and sets the timeless tale in the lush landscape of Brazil, where, thanks to the help of her fairy godmother, Cinderella attends Rio de Janeiro’s biggest Carnaval gala and dances the samba with Prince Paulo himself. After Cinderella is forced to flee the gala just before midnight …

11 am to noon and 1 pm to 2 pm.

Sunday, June 25 (See map view)

Artwork created by the world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly is on view at the New York Botanical Garden, in a show that features 20 installations and includes the artists’ drawings and early works. The Garden’s dramatic landscape becomes the living canvas for works showcasing Chihuly’s signature shapes in brilliant colors.

10am–6pm.

Come see giraffes, lions, birds, penguins and more. As a special treat, there are now five young gorillas at the Congo Gorilla Exhibit – watch their playful interactions with their parents and each other. Check website for schedule.

10am–4:30pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, kids can explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

10 am to 5:30 pm.

See them and sketch them flying and sipping the nectar of their favorite flowering shrub or bush. Then learn about local butterfly species and make a butterfly-habitat hat filled with flowers and insects in an active landscape. Pollinators Weekend event.

10 am to 1 pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

10 am to 5:30 pm.

Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature just a few blocks from home. Our experienced Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program.

Noon to 1:30 pm.

Monday, June 26 (See map view)

Come see giraffes, lions, birds, penguins and more. As a special treat, there are now five young gorillas at the Congo Gorilla Exhibit – watch their playful interactions with their parents and each other. Check website for schedule.

10am–4:30pm.

Tuesday, June 27 (See map view)

Artwork created by the world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly is on view at the New York Botanical Garden, in a show that features 20 installations and includes the artists’ drawings and early works. The Garden’s dramatic landscape becomes the living canvas for works showcasing Chihuly’s signature shapes in brilliant colors.

10am–6pm.

Come see giraffes, lions, birds, penguins and more. As a special treat, there are now five young gorillas at the Congo Gorilla Exhibit – watch their playful interactions with their parents and each other. Check website for schedule.

10am–4:30pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Make your own personalized bookmark to take home. This class is suitable for kids ages six to 12 years old. Each month create a new item;

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

Wednesday, June 28 (See map view)

Artwork created by the world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly is on view at the New York Botanical Garden, in a show that features 20 installations and includes the artists’ drawings and early works. The Garden’s dramatic landscape becomes the living canvas for works showcasing Chihuly’s signature shapes in brilliant colors.

10am–6pm.

Come see giraffes, lions, birds, penguins and more. As a special treat, there are now five young gorillas at the Congo Gorilla Exhibit – watch their playful interactions with their parents and each other. Check website for schedule.

10am–4:30pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Have fun turning discarded materials into usable works of art, projects include a popsicle stick puppet.

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

Thursday, June 29 (See map view)

Artwork created by the world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly is on view at the New York Botanical Garden, in a show that features 20 installations and includes the artists’ drawings and early works. The Garden’s dramatic landscape becomes the living canvas for works showcasing Chihuly’s signature shapes in brilliant colors.

10am–6pm.

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