THURSDAY AFTERNOON FAMILY FUN

Rockefeller Park River Terrace at Murray Street, New York

Fall is a special time in BPC: along with the changes in trees and gardens, Monarch Butterflies and many species of unique birds are migrating through. Celebrate this time with art and nature activities. Participants are expected to bring their own general supplies, such as crayons, markers, colored pencils, watercolor paints (bring your own container of water), glue, and scissors. Pick up a “kit bag” with instructions for the project of the day.
Program is first come, first served for up to 20 children with accompanying adults.
Masks and contact information required upon arrival.
Activity is self-guided.
Participants must maintain six feet of physical distance between households.
All programs will be held in accordance with New York State reopening guidance

DRAWING IN THE PARK

South Cove

South Cove is a special place in autumn, and what better time than Saturday mornings to practice your art! Participants are expected to bring their own drawing and painting supplies, including drawing boards and containers of water if they are planning to paint. BPCA will supply drawing paper and watercolor paper only.
Program is first come, first served for up to 20 participants.
Masks and contact information required upon arrival.
Activity is self-guided.
Participants must remain 6 ft apart for the duration of the program.
All programs will be held in accordance with New York State reopening guidance.

DIY GIFT MAKING – DIGITAL EVENT

Handmade gifts never go out of style. BPCA staff demonstrates a few craft ideas that make excellent holiday presents for your friends and family. Check out these fun projects and tons more on the BPCA YouTube Channel!

VIRTUAL HOLIDAY LIGHTS – DIGITAL EVENT

Kick-off the season with a virtual Holiday Lights celebration! Special guest appearances by Harlem Sing Choir, P.S. 276 Advanced Chorus and you-know-who! Plus: Festive recipes and crafts to help bring the evening to life! Join BPCA’s efforts to help those in need with on-line donations to Stockings With Care and City Harvest. Take in the wonder of this special evening filmed at South Cove on the BPCA YouTube Channel!

HANUKKAH CRAFTS – DIGITAL EVENT

Celebrate the Festival of Lights with a few family-friendly craft ideas demonstrated by our BPCA staff. Check out these fun projects and more on the BPCA YouTube Channel!

BPCA PRESENTS: RIVER TIDINGS – THE HUDSON (Digital Event)

Celebrate the bounty of the world’s waterways! Introducing the arts, nature and history of river cultures from around the world and close to home. Learn about the Hudson River as well as BPCA’s Marine Education and Zero Waste programs. Subscribe to the BPCA YouTube Channel.