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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 74 events
from September 2, 2014 to December 20, 2014
in Volunteer (x) category

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Sep 3

Wag Your Tail Social

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Bring your dog out to the second annual Wag Your Tail Social.
Category: Dogs, Volunteer
Free!

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Sep 4

Restore and Maintain the Wetlands of Randall's Island Park

at Icahn Stadium (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with us to restore and maintain the wetlands in Randall's Island Park. Projects include trail maintenance, weeding, planting, litter and debris removal, and…
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Sep 4

Volunteer Day: Pulling Weeds

at Washington Square Park, Manhattan

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
After a beautiful summer at Washington Square Park, let’s roll up our sleeves and help pull some weeds, rake, and cleanup planting beds.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Sep 4

MillionTreesNYC TreeLC Workshop in Queens

at 104th St and 37th Drive, Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join us to help care for new street trees in Corona!
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Sep 4

Volunteer with the Garden Crew

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Garden Crew meets to maintain and revitalize the ornamental and native plantings around Sherman Creek and Swindler Cove.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Friday, September 5, 2014

Sep 5

Community Health Fair & Blood Drive

at Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Please help us as we help others. The Greenbelt Recreation Center will be hosting a Community Health Fair & Blood Drive.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Saturday, September 6, 2014

Sep 6

Cleaning & 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. We are there every Saturday morning. It is…
Category: Nature, Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

Sep 6

Bloomingdale Park Tree Guard Installation

at Ramona Avenue and Maguire Avenue (in Bloomingdale Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers (NAV) at Bloomingdale Park to help protect young trees from deer and rabbit browse. Volunteers will be trained in proper fitting and…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sep 6

Green Team

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to the park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Sep 7

Forest Crew

at 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The Highbridge Forest Crew works to remove invasive plants from the park and to care for recently planted native trees. As part of the Forest Crew you will learn basic invasive and…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

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