The North Meadow Butterfly Gardens were established in 2000 by volunteers and the Central Park Conservancy to support butterfly populations, as well as a variety of moths, insects, and birds. Central Park, today August 8, 2017.
Every Saturday and Sunday afternoon people get together and dance on rollerskates to disco music provided by the Central Park Dance Skaters Association. The action happens near the Bandshell in Central Park.
The fake monks are back in full force in Central Park. Please wave them off politely and don’t engage. They are not real and not connected to any monastery. You can read about them in The New York Times