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It's My Park

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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

Saturday, May 7, 2016

May 7

It's My Park at Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park , Staten Island

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Westerleigh Park as they clean and beautify Westerleigh Park.
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Athens Square

at Athens Square , Queens  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Volunteers will help with help remove any remaining leaves and get the park ready for the warm weather.
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Powell's Cove Park

at 137th St and 11th Ave (in Powell's Cove Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Coastal Preservation Network to help clean up the shoreline at Powell's Cove Park.
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Springfield Park

at Park House (in Springfield Park) , Queens

9:30 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Volunteers for Springfield Park to beautify Springfield Park.
Free!

May 7

CANCELLED: It's My Park at Thomas Boyland Park

at Thomas Boyland Park , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Masons in the Parks to help care for Thomas Boyland Park.
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk

at Beach 134th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk) , Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Belle Harbor Property Owners Association to beautify Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk.
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Carmansville Playground

at Amsterdam Avenue Entrance (in Carmansville Playground) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Beacon Light Lodge #76 to perform a general clean up and some possible plantings at Carmansville Playground.
Free!

May 7

CANCELLED: It's My Park at Tompkinsville Park

at Corner of Victory Avenue and Bay Street (in Tompkinsville Park) , Staten Island

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
The volunteers will be raking leaves, planting, and doing overall park beautification. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you.
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Valentino Pier

at Valentino Pier , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Red Hook Boaters to do a general cleanup at Valentino Pier.
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Hoover-Manton Playgrounds

at Seating area (in Hoover - Manton Playgrounds) , Queens

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Briarwood Action Network to beautify Hoover-Manton Playgrounds.
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Sherry Dog Run

at Sherry Park (in Sherry Dog Run) , Queens

11:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Volunteers will be needed to help with a general cleanup, and to paint benches and planters.
Free!

May 7

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Brower Park Parkhouse (in Brower Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Brower Park to help care for Brower Park.
Free!

Sunday, May 8, 2016

May 8

It's My Park at Laurelton Playground

at Laurelton Playground , Queens  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Laurelton Playgrounds to beautify Laurelton Playground.
Free!

May 8

It's My Park at McCarren Park

at McCarren Park Track (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Good.Clean.Fun. to help care for McCarren Park.
Free!

Saturday, May 21, 2016

May 21

It's My Park at Banneker Playground

at Banneker Playground , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Psi Lambda Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. to paint, weed, and refresh at Banneker Playground.
Free!

May 21

It's My Park Day: Prospect Park

at 16th Street Entrance (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteers will participate in a citywide effort to care for our green spaces with brooms, shovels, rakes, and trash grabbers.
Free!

May 21

It's My Park Day! Tree Planting

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park) , Staten Island

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Help plant trees in High Rock Park.
Free!

May 21

It's My Park at Fort Greene Park

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 a.m.
The Fort Greene Park Conservancy invites everyone to help spruce up Fort Greene Park.
Free!

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