Introduction to Quilting

Fort Wadsworth - Mont Sec House 112A Mont Sec Ave., Staten Island, NY

Join this quilting workshop at Fort Wadsworth and learn how to complete a simple "mugrug" as well as how to use a simple running stitch to sew a square. 

Measure for Measure

Fort Wadsworth - Overlook Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island, NY

Join Staten Island Shakespearean Theater Company at Fort Wadsworth for a production of the bard’s dark comedy about mortality and mercy in Vienna.

Stargazing: Great Kills Park

Great Kills Park - Parking Lot A 3270 Highland Boulevard, Staten Island, NY

Learn how to identify constellations with the Staten Island chapter of the Amateur Astronomer's Association.

International Coastal Cleanup: Great Kills Park

Great Kills Park - Beach Center Lot G Hylan Blvd., Staten Island, NY

Join the 33rd Annual New York State Beach Cleanup at Great Kills Park, sponsored by the American Littoral Society. 

Goat Talk

Fort Wadsworth - Overlook Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island, NY

Learn about the goats the National Park Service employs at Fort Wadsworth, their work days and how they are cared for.

Bird Walk: Great Kills

Great Kills Park - Parking Lot A 3270 Highland Boulevard, Staten Island, NY

Join a long and rewarding bird walk at Great Kills Park. Scan the bay for ducks, loons, grebes and gulls.

Beach Clean-up: Fort Wadsworth

Fort Wadsworth 210 New York Ave., Staten Island, NY

Remove debris from the beach, record data and tally monthly local marine litter at Fort Wadsworth.

Beach Clean-up: Great Kills Park

Great Kills Park - Parking Lot A 3270 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, NY

Learn about the sources of pollution and how collectively we can make the shores cleaner at Great Kills Park.

Dots Dots Everywhere

Fort Wadsworth - Mont Sec House 112A Mont Sec Ave., Staten Island, NY

Bring the kids to check out and play 19th and 20th century games and books at Fort Wadsworth.

Story Hour: Mont Sec House

Fort Wadsworth - Mont Sec House 112A Mont Sec Ave., Staten Island, NY

Bring children ages 3 to 6 years old to Fort Wadsworth for a story hour at Mont Sec House. Hear tales of spring and of bears, and other critters.

Workshop: You are Here!

Fort Wadsworth - Mont Sec House 112A Mont Sec Ave., Staten Island, NY

Join artist Everett Curry at Fort Wadsworth for a workshop on the history and geography of the area.

Make Do and Mend

Fort Wadsworth - Mont Sec House 112A Mont Sec Ave., Staten Island, NY

Commemorate Memorial Day at Fort Wadsworth by learning how Americans during World War II, helped the war effort by mending and remaking clothes.

Stargazing: Great Kills Park

Great Kills Park - Parking Lot A 3270 Highland Boulevard, Staten Island, NY

Join the Staten Island Amateur Astronomer’s Association for stargazing at Great Kills Park.

Fall Hike and Fort Tour

Fort Wadsworth - Overlook Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island, NY

Hike the overlook loop along the paths at Fort Wadsworth with a park ranger.

Thanksgiving Storytime

Fort Wadsworth - Mont Sec House 112A Mont Sec Ave., Staten Island, NY

Join a park ranger in the Victorian parlor at Mont Sec House to listen to a Victorian Thanksgiving story.

Stargazing: Great Kills Park

Great Kills Park - Parking Lot A 3270 Highland Boulevard, Staten Island, NY

Join the Staten Island Amateur Astronomer’s Association for public stargazing at Great Kills Park.

Beach Clean-up: Great Kills Park

Great Kills Park - Beach Center Lot G Hylan Blvd., Staten Island, NY

Join a monthly volunteer effort to clean-up the beach and dune areas at Great Kills Park.