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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 21–30 out of 187 events
from May 29, 2015 to December 19, 2015
in Volunteer (x) category

Sunday, May 31, 2015

May31

John Muir Trail Volunteer Day

at Friends of Van Cortlandt Park Compost Demo Site (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The John Muir Trail Volunteer Day begins with the removal of invasive plants and the planting of native trees and shrubs.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

May31

TreesCount!2015 Training 5/31 Central Park North

10:00 a.m.1:00 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, TreesCount! 2015
Free!

May31

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Brower Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Friends of Brower Park to help care for Brower Park. Volunteers are needed to mulch, weed, and plant the butterfly garden and tree beds.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May31

La Casita Verde Garden Work Day

at La Casita Verde

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
La Casita Verde was awarded a $1000 Love Your Block grant from The Citizen's Committee for New York City. Come see how much progress we've made.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

May31

Training 5/31

5:00 p.m.8:00 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, TreesCount! 2015
Free!

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Jun 2

Join The Battery Conservancy as a Horticulture Volunteer!

at Playground (in The Battery), Manhattan

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Looking for gardening experience in one of New York City's most unique and dynamic downtown parks? Join The Battery Conservancy as a Horticulture Volunteer!
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Jun 4

Join The Battery Conservancy as a Horticulture Volunteer!

at Playground (in The Battery), Manhattan

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Looking for gardening experience in one of New York City's most unique and dynamic downtown parks? Join The Battery Conservancy as a Horticulture Volunteer!
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jun 4

It's My Park at McLaughlin Park

at McLaughlin Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer registration for this site is full.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jun 4

Garden Crew Training Session

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. As part of the Garden Crew you will help redesign and plant…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Jun 6

It's My Park at Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Friends of Westerleigh Park to help clean, rake, and weed the entrance gardens.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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