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Workshop for Staten Island Volunteers: Staten Island Parks Connections

Saturday, October 13, 2018

10:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.

Partnerships Academy Workshops

Partnerships for Parks (PfP) invites you to join us at one of our many free and open to the public workshops offered year-round! They are a great way to meet, network, and learn the skills needed to get involved with, build, or sustain your park group.

Upcoming Workshop: Staten Island Parks Connections

Are you a park volunteer or supporter in Staten Island? Come to this workshop to meet other community members caring for local parks, and hear about the amazing work park groups are doing across Staten Island! You'll learn about ways to spruce up your neighborhood park, work with NYC Parks staff in your borough, get funding, and more. Enjoy a light brunch as you mingle and get plugged into the larger network of park volunteers & staff in your borough. 

Topics Include: 

  • Navigating NYC Parks and the many resources available to you
  • Planning park events and obtaining necessary permits
  • How to speak “Parkie”, a guide to the common idioms and acronyms to know as a park volunteer
  • Guidance and inspiration from other active community leaders in Staten Island 

Featured Speakers: TBA 

For more information or questions, please email relzinga@cityparksfoundation.org.

Location

Greenbelt Nature Center in Blood Root Valley Accessible
700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue
Staten Island
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Partnerships for Parks

Contact Number

212-602-5342

Contact Email

relzinga@cityparksfoundation.org

Categories

Education, Volunteer, Talks

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