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Workshop for Park Volunteers: Empowering Youth & Supporting Parks

Saturday, December 1, 2018

11:30 a.m.1:30 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: Empowering Youth & Supporting Parks

For many young people in NYC, parks are an important setting for the recreation and relaxation that shapes their adolescence. Too often, youth are not involved in the work that goes on behind-the-scenes to beautify and program their parks. How can park groups effectively engage young people in this work, and enable them to grow as leaders? Come to this workshop to explore opportunities to cultivate future leaders for your park and community.

Topics include:

  • Why empowering youth benefits your group and neighborhood
  • How your group can create meaningful opportunities for youth participation
  • Success stories from other park and garden groups


Southbridge Towers
90 Beekman Street, Manhattan
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Attendees can follow signs to location from 100 Gold Street.



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