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Volunteer at Weeping Beech Park and the Bowne House

Saturday, December 8, 2018

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

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Prepare for winter at the Bowne House site and Weeping Beech Park gardens. Volunteer in one of the oldest gardens in New York City and the Weeping Beech Park next door. Help us clean up debris. Be outside and work in teams on group projects or alone, or provide specialized horticulture or other garden expertise. 

Adults and children are welcome.

Previous groups of volunteers have enjoyed working together and witnessing the impact of their team work and efforts over a three-hour period.

Volunteer Teams

Raking Teams:  Rake tree leaves that have gathered in the garden beds and pick them up into paper bags for the NYC Compost Project. These leaves will be composted for future use in NYC community gardens and other NYC Parks and Recreation areas. The there is a strong educational focusing on sustainable in garden and park areas.


Location Details:
Meet at the gate at 9:00am



Event Organizer

Beautify Historic Flushing and the Bowne House

Contact Number

(718) 359-0528

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