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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 71–80 out of 186 events
from May 28, 2015 to December 19, 2015
in Volunteer (x) category

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Jun25

It's My Park at McLaughlin Park

at McLaughlin Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Volunteer with the GreenWorks Team during your lunch break to care for McLaughlin Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Jun27

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!

Jun27

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!

Jun27

Bronx Forest Trail Work & Forest Clean Up

at Burke Avenue and Bronx Park East

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help NYC Parks restore forest in Bronx Park! Trails provide access to the forest, but too many trails can confuse visitors and disrupt the ecology of the forest. Volunteers will drag…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jun27

Tree Planting & Community Paddle

at 219th Street and Bronx Boulevard (in Bronx Park), Bronx

9:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help re-forest the river banks. There will be a free canoe paddle after this volunteer project.
Category: Volunteer, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Jun27

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!

Jun27

It's My Park at MacNeil Park

at MacNeil Park Entrance (in Macneil Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.3:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Coastal Preservation Network to help clean up the beach shoreline at MacNeil Park in College Point.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Jun28

Training 6/28

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!

Jun28

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Entrance at Brooklyn Avenue and Prospect Place (in Brower Park), Brooklyn

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!

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Jun30

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!

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