Throughout the year, RIPA hosts over 200 free public events including tours, movie nights, waterfront activities, our annual Earth Day and Harvest Festivals and more. These family-friendly drop-in events play an integral role in helping Park visitors explore the Island’s varied points of interest. We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals to engage fully.
For inquiries about accessibility, to request an accommodation or for event information please email [email protected].
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April 24, 2022 @ 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm
One event on May 21, 2022 at 2:15 pm
One event on June 18, 2022 at 2:15 pm
Young animal lovers will have the opportunity to make observations, ask questions and use their senses to discover a world filled with amazing creatures! Meet LIVE animal visitors, including incredible insects, fantastic frogs, beautiful birds, cute critters, terrific turtles, and long-tailed lizards! We will practice showing respect and kindness for all animals by using gentle hands, quiet voices and kind words to greet some new animal friends. Presented by The Art Farm NYC with a brief presentation at 2:45 pm.
April 24 – Earth’s Little Helpers
May 21 – Safari Around the World
June 18 – The Perfect Pet
Location: Urban Farm