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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 31–40 out of 108 events
from April 17, 2014 to November 2, 2014
in Volunteer (x) category

Thursday, May 15, 2014

May15

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, May 17, 2014

May17

MillionTreesNYC Planting Event at Jones Woods Park

at Franklin Avenue and Arnold Street (in Jones Woods Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
We invite you to join us this spring to plant trees at Jones Woods Park in Staten Island!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sunday, May 18, 2014

May18

It's My Park Day

at Mosholu Avenue and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.
Get ready to prep the vegetable garden beds, stir and sift compost bins and help plant seedlings.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

May18

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!

Monday, May 19, 2014

May19

Bronx River Forest Garlic Mustard Pull

at Bronx River Forest Island, Bronx

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers at Bronx River Forest to help remove Garlic Mustard from the forest. This work will help maintain the livelihood of the restored forest.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

May19

Pelham Bay Park Garlic Mustard Pull

at Orchard Beach Parking Lot (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers at Pelham Bay Park to help remove Garlic Mustard from the forest. This work will help maintain the livelihood of the restored forest.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

May20

Human Impacts Institute Tree Care Tuesdays

at Roebling Street between N 7th St and N 6th St

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join Human Impacts Institute’s successful Tree Care Tuesday program to help beautify NYC neighborhoods, create community relationships, promote green space, mitigate air pollution, and prevent stormwater runoff.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day
Free!

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Wednesday, May 21, 2014

May21

Conference House Park Garlic Mustard Pull

at Hylan Blvd and Satterlee Street, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers at Conference House Park to help remove Garlic Mustard from the forest. This work will help maintain the livelihood of the restored forest.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

May21

Riverdale Park Garlic Mustard Pull

at Riverdale Park

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers at Riverdale Park to help remove Garlic Mustard from the forest. This work will help maintain the livelihood of the restored forest.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Thursday, May 22, 2014

May22

Alley Pond Park Garlic Mustard Pull

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Natural Areas Volunteers (NAV) at Alley Pond Park to help remove Garlic Mustard from the forest. This work will help maintain the livelihood of the restored forest.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

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