Mappy Hour: Urban Astronomy
Jul
27
7:00 pm19:00

Mappy Hour: Urban Astronomy

  • Hostelling International

Think you can't see the night skies from NYC? Think again! Tonight we'll be hanging out in the backyard of Hostelling International with telescopes, beer and astronomers. 
 

Cost: Free

When: July 27th

Where: Hostelling International

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5th Annual NY Women's Surf Film Festival
Jul
28
Jul 29

5th Annual NY Women's Surf Film Festival

  • Rockaway Beach Surf Club

Ready to celebrate filmmakers and female wave riders who live to surf? Join Lava Girl Surf for the 5th Annual NY Women's Surf Film Festival. 
 

Cost: Free

When: Friday July 28th, 7:00PM, Saturday July 29th, 7:00PM

Where: Rockaway Beach Surf Club, Beach, 302 Beach 87th, Rockaway, New York

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 Female Appalachian Trail Record Holder at the Staten Island Greenbelt
Aug
9
4:00 pm16:00

Female Appalachian Trail Record Holder at the Staten Island Greenbelt

  • Greenbelt Nature Center

Jennifer Pharr Davis, the first woman to set a record for the fastest thru-hike on the Appalachian Trail, will speak at the Staten Island Greenbelt Nature Center on Wednesday, August 9 at 4pm.

In 2011, Pharr Davis set the unofficial record for the fastest thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail with a time of 46 days, 11 hours, and 20 minutes, an average of 47 miles (76 km) a day, a record she held for four years until July 12, 2015, when Scott Jurek finished 3 hours and 12 minutes faster.

Cost: Free

Where: Staten Island Greenbelt Nature Center
 

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Dirt 101
Aug
12
9:00 am09:00

Dirt 101

Want to get dirt-y? Head to the 2nd Annual Dirt 101 for a day of clinics, seminars, demo bikes and riding with NYC's best dirt riding coaches and retailers all for free! 

Where: Enter at Trailhead at 210th Street and 67th Ave, Queens, NYV

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Hudson River Eco Paddle
Aug
14
6:00 pm18:00

Hudson River Eco Paddle

  • 555 12th Avenue New York, NY, 10019 United States

Try kayaking and oyster restoration with our friends at the Hudson River Park and Manhattan Kayak Company! 

Community EcoPaddles allow participants to explore local aquatic wildlife and learn to paddle in the River.

Cost: $20

Where: Pier 84, Hudson River

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United By Blue Hudson River Clean-up
Aug
15
5:00 pm17:00

United By Blue Hudson River Clean-up

  • United By Blue Soho

Mappy Hour is teaming up with United by Blue for our first clean up on the Hudson River at Gansevoort Peninsula! 

United by Blue will host the clean up from 5-7 pm, and provide all of the clean up supplies. All volunteers will also have the chance to win United by Blue prizes during two clean up games. 

Immediately following the clean up, we'll head to United By Blue's Soho store for drinks and hanging out. Store address is: 245 Elizabeth St, New York, NY 10012

Cost: Free

Where: Hudson River Park

When: August 15th

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