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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 81–90 out of 177 events
from August 4, 2015 to December 19, 2015
in Volunteer (x) category

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Aug22

TreesCount! 2015 Training Session

at In front of the Capital One bank

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! 2015 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, August 25, 2015

Aug25

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!

Aug25

Garden Crew: Kids

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help care for our vegetable beds and compost bins.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Volunteer
Free!

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Kids

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Aug27

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!

Aug27

It's My Park at McLaughlin Park

at McLaughlin Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Volunteers will learn gardening skills and contribute ideas to the McLaughlin Park horticulture project.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Friday, August 28, 2015

Aug28

TreesCount! 2015 Training Session

at Mermaid Avenue and W 33rd Street

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join a TreesCount! 2015 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!

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Aug29

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!

Aug29

It's My Park at Arden Woods

at Ilyssa Way Entrance (in Arden Woods), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
This It’s My Park season, please join the Friends of Arden Woods as they clean and restore the trails throughout Arden Woods. Volunteers will help to remove garbage and clear…
Category: Nature, Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Aug29

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!

Aug29

It's My Park at Corporal Allen F. Kivlehan Playground

at Superstorm Sandy Memorial Garden (in Great Kills Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, please join the Friends of Kivlehan Park as they work to beautify and maintain the Superstorm Sandy Memorial Garden.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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