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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

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Jul 29

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, July 30, 2015

Jul 30

It's My Park at McLaughlin Park

at McLaughlin Park , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Please note that volunteer registration for this site is full.
Free!

Jul 30

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 socialize, learn gardening skills, and contribute ideas to the McLaughlin Park horticulture project.
Free!

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Aug 1

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 1

It's My Park at Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech

at Bowne Street and 37th Avenue (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech) , Queens

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Body & Brain Yoga and Tai Chi Flushing to help clean, rake, and weed Margaret I. Carman Green ’ Weeping Beech Park.
Free!

Aug 1

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. We will provide bug spray, sunscreen, gloves, and some refreshments.
Free!

Aug 1

It's My Park at Fulton Park

at Fulton Street and Stuyvesant Avenue (in Fulton Park) , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.3:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Mid Bedford Heights Lions Club to care for Fulton Park. Volunteers will remove debris, paint, and weed.
Free!

Aug 1

It's My Park at Ehrenreich-Austin Playground

at Ehrenreich-Austin Playground , Queens

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Forest Hills Body & Body Yoga and Tai Chi to help keep Austin Playground clean.
Free!

Aug 1

CANCELLED: It's My Park: Volunteer at Melrose Playground

at Mayaro Playground (in Melrose Playground) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Partnerships for Parks at an It's My Park service project on Saturday, August 1st at Melrose Playground in the South Bronx.
Free!

Aug 1

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 1

CANCELLED: It's My Park at Stanley Isaacs Playground

at Stanley Isaacs Playground Basketball Court

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join We W.I.L.L.Thru Sports Members for its first It's My Park clean-up project at Stanley Isaacs Playground! Come sweep,weed and paint.
Free!

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

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 Corporal Allen F. Kivlehan Playground

at 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. Volunteers will be weeding within…
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!

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

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

It's My Park at Soundview Park

at Soundview Park Field House (in Soundview Park) , Bronx

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer for the Coastal Cleanup Day. We invite you to join in on the fun to help improve the shoreline by removing marine debris.
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

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

at New Dorp Lane & Cedar Grove Avenue (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , 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 garden area surrounding the playground. Volunteers will be weeding…
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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