NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2016 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Sat, 30 Apr 2016 00:00:12 GMT <![CDATA[It's My Park at McDonald Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-mcdonald-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-mcdonald-playground Date: April 30, 2016

Please note: This project was rescheduled from 4/9/16 due to weather.

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Forest Avenue Business Improvement District to beautify McDonald Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: McDonald Park House (in McDonald Playground)

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R034 McDonald Playground 2016-04-30 2016-04-30 9:00 am 3:00 pm 40.62910079956055000, -74.11550140380860000 Fri, 08 Apr 2016 12:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Playground 62]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-playground-62 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-playground-62 Date: April 30, 2016

Please note: this event was rescheduled from April 19 due to weather.

This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Boon Church of Overseas Chinese Mission to clean up Playground 62. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Playground Sixty Two (in Playground Sixty Two LXII)

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Q377 Playground Sixty Two LXII 2016-04-30 2016-04-30 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.73607522840000000, -73.85290233730000000 Fri, 08 Apr 2016 12:00:03 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Red Hook Recreation Area]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-red-hook-recreation-area http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-red-hook-recreation-area Date: April 30, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Red Hook Conservancy to paint, plant, and perform a general clean-up at Red Hook Recreation Area. We look forward to cleaning the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Red Hook Recreation Center (in Red Hook Recreation Area)

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B126 Red Hook Recreation Area 2016-04-30 2016-04-30 9:00 am 2:00 pm 40.67240142822265600, -74.00399780273438000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Mosholu Parkway: Eastbound Median]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-mosholu-pkwy-eastbound-median http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-mosholu-pkwy-eastbound-median Date: April 30, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Mosholu Parkland to help beautify Mosholu Parkway: Eastbound Median. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Mosholu Parkway: Red Circle

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2016-04-30 2016-04-30 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.88049253546200000, -73.88387152883600000 Mon, 11 Apr 2016 15:00:03 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Anibal Aviles Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-anibal-aviles-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-anibal-aviles-playground Date: April 30, 2016

Please note: This project has been rescheduled from 4/2

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Anibal Aviles Playground as they beautify the park. We look forward to a great day in the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Anibal Aviles Playground

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M200A Anibal Aviles Playground 2016-04-30 2016-04-30 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.80118365710000000, -73.96283608150000000 Tue, 05 Apr 2016 17:00:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Beach 59th St Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-beach-59th-st-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-park-at-beach-59th-st-playground Date: April 30, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Beach 59th Street Playground Association to beautify Beach 59th Street Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Beach 59th Street Comfort Station (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)

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Q162 Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk 2016-04-30 2016-04-30 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.58884458283700000, -73.78906667232500000 Fri, 08 Apr 2016 14:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: It's My Parkat Tappen Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-parkat-tappen-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/04/30/its-my-parkat-tappen-park Date: April 30, 2016

Please note: this event has been cancelled. Please check back for rescheduled date.

This It's My Park season, join volunteers from the Historic Tappen Park Community Partnership and B.U.I.L.D program to start the It's My Park season with a cleanup and plantings.

Volunteers will help rake leaves, plant, and do overall park beautification.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Tappen Park

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R028 Tappen Park 2016-04-30 2016-04-30 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.62680053710937500, -74.07689666748047000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at St. Nicholas Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/01/its-my-park-at-st-nicholas-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/01/its-my-park-at-st-nicholas-park Date: May 1, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer at the St. Nicholas Park Dog Run to help spruce it up. Volunteers will be spreading woodchips and tidying up the area.

Dress to get dirty and come support your local park. See you there!

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 461-8898

Location: St. Nicholas Park Dog Run (in St. Nicholas Park)

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M077 St. Nicholas Park 2016-05-01 2016-05-01 8:00 am 3:00 pm 40.81790161132800000, -73.94969940185500000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at New Dorp Beach]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/04/its-my-park-at-new-dorp-beach http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/04/its-my-park-at-new-dorp-beach Date: May 4, 2016

This It's My Park season, please join the Friends of Kivlehan Park as they work to beautify and clean New Dorp Beach. The Friends will be doing litter removal along Cedar Grove Avenue, as well as cleaning up and weeding the garden area. We look forward to a great day of spring cleaning in New Dorp Beach Park!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 299-5664

Location: Parking lot (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach)

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R046 Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach 2016-05-04 2016-05-04 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.56221980309400000, -74.09961903095200000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Westerleigh Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-westerleigh-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-westerleigh-park Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Westerleigh Park as they clean and beautify Westerleigh Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 299-5664

Location: Westerleigh Park

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R029 Westerleigh Park 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.61980056762695000, -74.13449859619140000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Athens Square]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-athens-square http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-athens-square Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Athens Square Park to show some tender, loving care to Athens Square Park. Volunteers will help with help remove any remaining leaves and get the park ready for the warm weather. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 272-8414

Location: Athens Square

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Q436 Athens Square 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 9:00 am 3:00 pm 40.76770019531250000, -73.92250061035156000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Powell's Cove Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-powells-cove-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-powells-cove-park Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Coastal Preservation Network to help clean up the shoreline at Powell's Cove Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 635-2779

Location: 137th St and 11th Ave (in Powell's Cove Park)

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Q461 Powell's Cove Park 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.78810119628900000, -73.83219909668000000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Springfield Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-springfield-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-springfield-park Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Volunteers for Springfield Park to beautify Springfield Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 675-6932

Location: Park House (in Springfield Park)

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Q107 Springfield Park 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 9:30 am 2:00 pm 40.65969848632812500, -73.76339721679688000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Thomas Boyland Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-thomas-boyland-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-thomas-boyland-park Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Masons in the Parks to help care for Thomas Boyland Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 272-8278

Location: Thomas Boyland Park

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B381 Thomas Boyland Park 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.68190002441406000, -73.90779876708984000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-rockaway-beach-and-boardwalk http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-rockaway-beach-and-boardwalk Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Belle Harbor Property Owners Association to beautify Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 675-6932

Location: Beach 134th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)

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Q162 Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.57229995727500000, -73.85079956054700000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Carmansville Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-carmansville-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-carmansville-playground Date: May 7, 2016

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. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 913-2456

Location: Amsterdam Avenue Entrance (in Carmansville Playground)

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M018 Carmansville Playground 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.82943593391900000, -73.94447711527100000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Valentino Pier]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-valentino-pier http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-valentino-pier Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Red Hook Boaters to do a general cleanup at Valentino Pier. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 581-3941

Location: Valentino Pier

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B418 Valentino Pier 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.67839813232422000, -74.01830291748047000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Tompkinsville Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-tompkinsville-park1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-tompkinsville-park1 Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteers from Island Voice, Tompkinsville Restoration Project, and Everything Goes will be starting the season with a clean-up to celebrate Earth Day. The volunteers will be raking leaves, planting, and doing overall park beautification. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 299-5664

Location: Corner of Victory Avenue and Bay Street (in Tompkinsville Park)

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R024 Tompkinsville Park 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.63771910003400000, -74.07611107826200000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Hoover-Manton Playgrounds]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-hoover-manton-playgrounds http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-hoover-manton-playgrounds Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Briarwood Action Network to beautify Hoover-Manton Playgrounds. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 675-6932

Location: Seating area (in Hoover - Manton Playgrounds)

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Q220G Hoover - Manton Playgrounds 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.71090338320100000, -73.82070122789900000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Tompkinsville Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-tompkinsville-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-tompkinsville-park Date: May 7, 2016

Please note: This project was rescheduled from April 16.

This It's My Park season, volunteers from Island Voice, the Tompkinsville Restoration Project, and Everything Goes will be starting the It's My Park season with a cleanup in the park.

The volunteers will be raking leaves, planting, and doing overall park beautification. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Corner of Victory Avenue and Bay Street (in Tompkinsville Park)

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R024 Tompkinsville Park 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.63771910003400000, -74.07611107826200000 Thu, 14 Apr 2016 11:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Sherry Dog Run]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-sherry-dog-run http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-sherry-dog-run Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Sherry Park Dog Run to beautify the park for our furry friends! Volunteers will be needed to help with a general cleanup, and to paint benches and planters. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:30 am

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (917) 272-8414

Location: Sherry Park (in Sherry Dog Run)

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Q341C Sherry Dog Run 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 11:30 am 4:30 pm 40.74140167236328000, -73.89880371093750000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Brower Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-brower-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/07/its-my-park-at-brower-park Date: May 7, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Brower Park to help care for Brower Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 272-8278

Location: Brower Park Parkhouse (in Brower Park)

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B012 Brower Park 2016-05-07 2016-05-07 1:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.67380142211914000, -73.94390106201172000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:03 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Laurelton Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/08/its-my-park-at-laurelton-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/08/its-my-park-at-laurelton-playground Date: May 8, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Laurelton Playgrounds to beautify Laurelton Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 675-6932

Location: Laurelton Playground

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Q108 Laurelton Playground 2016-05-08 2016-05-08 9:00 am 3:00 pm 40.67020034790039000, -73.73660278320312000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:03 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at McCarren Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/08/its-my-park-at-mccarren-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/08/its-my-park-at-mccarren-park Date: May 8, 2016

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Good.Clean.Fun. to help care for McCarren Park. During your morning workout, borrow a pair of gloves to help remove garbage from the park. Visit us on Facebook to learn more.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 272-8278

Location: McCarren Park Track (in McCarren Park)

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B058 McCarren Park 2016-05-08 2016-05-08 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.72010040283203000, -73.95130157470703000 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:03 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park Day: Prospect Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/21/its-my-park-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/21/its-my-park-day Date: May 21, 2016

Join the Prospect Park Alliance to care for your park!

Volunteers will participate in a citywide effort to care for our green spaces with brooms, shovels, rakes, and trash grabbers.

Register online or call (718) 287-3400 for more information

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 16th Street Entrance (in Prospect Park)

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B073 Prospect Park 2016-05-21 2016-05-21 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.65739822387695000, -73.97389984130860000 Tue, 22 Mar 2016 16:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park Day! Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/21/its-my-park-day-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/05/21/its-my-park-day-tree-planting Date: May 21, 2016

Help plant trees in High Rock Park.

In partnership with the Protectors of Pine Oak Woods.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 667-2165 ext. 311

Location: 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park)

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R088 High Rock Park 2016-05-21 2016-05-21 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.58449935913086000, -74.12509918212890000 Tue, 12 Apr 2016 14:00:02 EDT