Spring Cleaning and Earth Day Celebration at Virginia Park
Saturday, April 22, 2017
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
Join Loving the Bronx at Virginia Park on Earth Day for a day of free activities and spring cleaning!
Volunteers are needed to:
- Help paint benches and clean the playground equipment at Virginia Playground
- Rake leaves and remove debris near Hugh Grant Circle
Earth Day activities include:
- Free guided run through Parkchester with Bronx Sole
- Learn about the Parkchester CSA
- Learn how to identify and draw trees with local artist Esmeralda Ezzy Castellon
- Live painting from BxArts Factory
- Plant some herb seeds with Bronx artist Lovie Pignata
- Stop at artist Dennis Darkeem's stop and swap table
- Learn about composting with Chrys Cicalo Napolitanoi
- Make a button with Lia Lynn and Gwyneth Nilsen at the Loving the Bronx table
- And more…
Stop by and join in on any of the activities listed. We look forward to seeing you in the park!
Virginia Park, across the street from the IRT #6 Parkchester train station (Westchester Avenue and White Plains Road)
Loving the Bronx, Partnerships for Parks