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It's My Park

Volunteers painting a park bench

Join thousands of New Yorkers who come together each year to volunteer and celebrate their neighborhood parks and public spaces through It's My Park. The It’s My Park projects below are open to the public and walk-ons are welcome. If you would like to volunteer with a large group (10+ people), please submit a request to Partnerships for Parks.

It's My Park is presented by Partnerships for Parks, a joint program of NYC Parks and the City Parks Foundation.

 

It's My Park Events

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Aug 2

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.
Free!

Monday, August 3, 2015

Aug 3

It's My Park at St. Mary's Park

at St. Mary's Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Please note that volunteer registration for this site is full.
Free!

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Aug 5

It's My Park at St. Mary's Park

at St. Mary's Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Please note that volunteer registration for this site is full.
Free!

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Aug 6

It's My Park at McLaughlin Park

at McLaughlin Park , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Please note that volunteer registration for this site is full.
Free!

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Aug 8

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.
Free!

Aug 8

It's My Park at Baisley Pond Park

at Baisley Pond Park House (in Baisley Pond Park) , Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, join the Talented Youth Development group to paint benches at Baisley Pond Park.
Free!

Aug 8

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 Parks Department gardening team every Saturday morning, to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Free!

Aug 8

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.
Free!

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Aug 15

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.
Free!

Aug 15

CANCELLED: It's My Park at The Olde Towne of Flushing Burial Ground

at 165th Street and 46th Avenue (in The Olde Towne of Flushing Burial Ground) , Queens

9:30 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Green Earth Urban Garden to clean and care for Olde Towne of Flushing Burial Ground.
Free!

Aug 15

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 Parks Department gardening team every Saturday morning, to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Free!

Aug 15

It's My Park at Fidler-Wyckoff House Park

at Fidler-Wyckoff House Park , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, come get your hands dirty and volunteer with Wyckoff House & Association. Please wear sturdy shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.
Free!

Aug 15

It's My Park at Julio Carballo Fields

at Hunts Point Recreation Center , Bronx

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, join Hunts Point Recreation Center and the Stewards of Julio Carballo Field as they conduct a mid-day clean-up and planting at Julio Carballo Fields.
Free!

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Aug 16

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.
Free!

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Aug 22

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.
Free!

Aug 22

It's My Park at Gouverneur Playground

at Gouverneur Playground , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season come join The Claremont Healthy Village to make Gouverneur Playground beautiful. Join us for a fun-filled day cleaning the playground & meeting your neighbors.
Free!

Aug 22

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 Parks Department gardening team every Saturday morning, to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Free!

Aug 22

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.
Free!

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Aug 27

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.
Free!

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Aug 29

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.
Free!

Aug 29

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…
Free!

Aug 29

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 Parks Department gardening team every Saturday morning, to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Free!

Aug 29

It's My Park at Fidler-Wyckoff House Park

at Fidler-Wyckoff House Park , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, come get your hands dirty and volunteer with Wyckoff House & Association. Please wear sturdy shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.
Free!

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Aug 30

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.
Free!

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Sep 5

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.
Free!

Sep 5

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 Parks Department gardening team every Saturday morning, to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Free!

Sep 5

International Coastal Cleanup: Jamaica Bay

at First left off the Addabbo Bridge (facing the airport).

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Spend your day at one of NYC’s beautiful waterfront parks or beaches while giving back to our city's oceans and coastlines.
Free!

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Sep 12

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.
Free!

Sep 12

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 Parks Department gardening team every Saturday morning, to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Free!

Sep 12

It's My Park at Fidler-Wyckoff House Park

at Fidler-Wyckoff House Park , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, come get your hands dirty and volunteer with Wyckoff House & Association. Please wear sturdy shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.
Free!

Sep 12

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.
Free!

Sep 12

It's My Park at Julio Carballo Fields

at Hunts Point Recreation Center , Bronx

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, join Hunts Point Recreation Center and the Stewards of Julio Carballo Field as they conduct a mid-day clean-up and planting at Julio Carballo Fields.
Free!

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Sep 19

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.
Free!

Sep 19

International Coastal Cleanup: Soundview Park

at Soundview Park , Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Spend your day at one of NYC’s beautiful waterfront parks or beaches while giving back to our city's oceans and coastlines.
Free!

Sep 19

International Coastal Cleanup: Plumb Beach

at Plumb Beach , Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Spend your day at one of NYC’s beautiful waterfront parks or beaches while giving back to our city's oceans and coastlines.
Free!

Sep 19

International Coastal Cleanup: Lemon Creek

at Seguine Avenue & Johnston Terrace (in Lemon Creek Park) , Staten Island

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Spend your day at one of NYC’s beautiful waterfront parks or beaches while giving back to our city's oceans and coastlines.
Free!

Sep 19

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 Parks Department gardening team every Saturday morning, to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Free!

Sep 19

International Coastal Cleanup: Kaiser Park

at Kaiser Park Entrance (in Kaiser Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Help clean up the coast line of Coney Island Creek and Gravesend Bay in Kaiser Park, Coney Island!
Free!

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Sep 20

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.
Free!

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Sep 26

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.
Free!

Sep 26

International Coastal Cleanup : New Dorp Beach

at New Dorp Lane & Cedar Grove Avenue (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

8:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Spend your day at one of NYC’s beautiful waterfront parks or beaches while giving back to our city's oceans and coastlines.
Free!

Sep 26

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 Parks Department gardening team every Saturday morning, to do landscape maintenance at Claremont Park.
Free!

Sep 26

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.
Free!

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Oct 3

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.
Free!

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Oct 10

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.
Free!

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Oct 17

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.
Free!

Oct 17

It's My Park at Julio Carballo Fields

at Hunts Point Recreation Center , Bronx

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, join Hunts Point Recreation Center and the Stewards of Julio Carballo Field as they conduct a mid-day clean-up and planting at Julio Carballo Fields.
Free!

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Oct 24

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.
Free!

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Oct 31

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.
Free!

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Nov 7

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.
Free!

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Nov 14

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.
Free!

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