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Spring Creek Coastal Clean-up (REGISTRATION FULL)

Monday, January 20, 2014

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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Volunteer with the Natural Areas Volunteers (NAV) on Martin Luther King Day to clean up Spring Creek. Volunteers will help remove trash and debris from upland areas around Spring Creek Marsh. This work will help protect and maintain this important Jamaica Bay wetland habitat. Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please meet your NAV Tech Lead at the corner of 157 Avenue and 77th Street. Space is limited. Registration is required for this event.

Location

157th Avenue and 77th Street in Spring Creek Park
Queens
Directions to this location

157th Avenue and 77th Street
Queens
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Natural Areas Volunteers

Contact Number

(212) 360-3318

Contact Email

nav@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Volunteer, Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

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PlaygroundsSeba Playground

Seba Playground will be closed to reconstruct the current Seba Tot Lot into a playground for children of all ages. The new design will enlarge the toddler area by adding a custom spray shower, seating, and two new tot play units. Additional play spaces will also be added for 5 to 12 year olds, and will include a large accessible play unit, a second spray shower and seating area. These two play areas will be joined by 15 additional swings for both age groups. The site will also feature an accessible drinking fountain, attractive plantings, and a bicycle rack.

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