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NYC Parks Events Calendar

Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 1–10 out of 194 events
from May 22, 2015 to December 19, 2015
in Volunteer (x) category

Friday, May 22, 2015

May22

TreesCount!2015 Training

at 100 Essex Drive

8:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! Training class to learn the techniques you need to help us map, count, and care for every street tree in New York City.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Saturday, May 23, 2015

May23

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Category: Accessible, Volunteer, It's My Park, Seniors
Free!

May23

Cleaning and Maintaining Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help us maintain the beauty of Westerleigh Park by raking, planting, or gardening. Enjoy a cup of coffee and a donut while getting great exercise. We are there every Saturday morning.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

May23

It's My Park at Eibs Pond Park

at Eibs Pond Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Eibs Pond to do cleaning, park restoration, and to spread wood chips along the path in Eibs Pond Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May23

It's My Park at Seaside Wildlife Nature Park

at Nelson Avenue and Tennyson Drive (in Seaside Wildlife Nature Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season please join the Great Kills Garden Club as they rebuild the garden that was taken from them by Superstorm Sandy. Volunteers will be turning over the soil…
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

May23

It's My Park at Col. Young Playground

at Col Charles Young Playground (in Col. Young Playground), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join the Frederick Douglass Academy as they conduct a spring cleanup around the athletic fields and playground at Colonel Charles Young.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May23

It's My Park at Remsen Family Cemetery

at Remsen Family Cemetery, Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help clean, weed, paint, and rake leaves at up Remsen Family Cemetery.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May23

It's My Park at Claremont Park

at Claremont Gazebo (in Claremont Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the NYC Parks gardening team on Saturday mornings to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May23

It's My Park Under the Urban Tree Canopy

at Frederick Douglass Circle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteers are needed to help plant, mulch, and support an ongoing Street Tree Stewardship service project.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May23

It's My Park at Sherman Creek

at 203rd Street and 9th Avenue (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Friends of Sherman Creek to clean and beautify Sherman Creek Park. We look forward to a great work day!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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