Fire Building - CANCELED

Sun Feb 28, 2021
1:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern
8 and up
Free

Head to the lovely Van Cortlandt Park to join forces with the Urban Park Rangers, who teach families primitive and modern methods for making fire safely and responsibly while exploring the great outdoors.

Please note: The Urban Park Rangers are offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19 [PDF], protocols are in place to keep participants and staff safe and healthy.

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Participants are also encouraged to bring their own hand sanitizer to UPR programs. 

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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