What's Happening in Central Park

A Destination for Every Season

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Daily Programs

Check out the ongoing programs that happen every day in Central Park.
Board Games

Borrow chess, checkers, dominos, and backgammon pieces or bring your own to play.

Catch Release Fishing

Borrow fishing poles for catch-and-release fishing in the Harlem Meer.

Discovery Journals

Pick up an activity book for your kids and investigate the connections between the design, plants, wildlife, and people in the Park.

Discovery Kit

Borrow a Discovery Kit filled with kid-friendly materials for a Park adventure.

Basketball Clinic

Borrow a kit with a variety of balls, bats, frisbees, and jump ropes.

Landforms: A History of Central Park’s Fort Landscape Exhibit

Learn how natural features in Central Park's north end played an important role in shaping our City's – and our nation's – history.

Pitch In, Pick Up

Volunteer your time in Central Park, on your own schedule. Drop in today and help us keep the Park clean for all visitors.

Discover Seneca Village

Explore the history of Seneca Village with this outdoor exhibit.

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