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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 31–40 out of 77 events
from October 24, 2014 to December 20, 2014
in Volunteer (x) category

Monday, October 27, 2014

Oct27

Post It's My Park Day Celebration

at East River Esplanade, Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Adult volunteers are needed to help develop an outreach plan that raises the awareness of New York City Parks through long term advocacy.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day, Waterfront

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Oct28

Hunts Point Riverside Park Wetland Grass Planting

at Lafayette Avenue and Edgewater Road (in Hunts Point Riverside Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers at Hunts Point Riverside Park to plant native grasses. Volunteers will be trained in planting and protective fence installation…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Oct29

Hurricane Sandy Anniversary Coastal Forest Stewardship Project

at Almeda Avenue and Beach 54th Street (in Rockaway Community Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Commemorate the second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy by volunteering to create a healthy coastal forest in the Rockaways. In the fall of 2013, volunteers planted 20,000 trees…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Oct29

MillionTreesNYC TreeLC Care Captain Training

at The Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Sign up to become a TreeLC Care Captain and lead your own tree care workshops and events! Care Captain trainings empower enthusiastic tree stewards to offer tree care…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Oct30

Highbridge Park Invasive Removal

at 155th Street and Edgecombe Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers at Highbridge Park to help remove invasive exotic vegetation from the forest. Volunteers will be trained in invasive weed identification…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Oct30

MillionTreesNYC TreeLC Workshop in the Bronx

at Intersection of Westchester Avenue and Wheeler Avenue

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Help water and care for the 110,000+ new street trees that have been planted across New York City!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Oct30

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!

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Nov 1

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
Free!

Nov 1

Volunteer Gardening Event: Spring Bulb Planting

at Washington Square Park, Manhattan

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Help contribute to next year’s beautiful display of blooming spring flowers.
Category: Education, Volunteer
Free!

Nov 1

It's My Park Day at Doughboy Plaza

at Doughboy Plaza, Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, volunteer with the students, staff, and families of Intermediate School 125Q to help clean litter and rake at Doughboy Plaza.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

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