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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

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from September 30, 2016 to June 30, 2017
in Volunteer (x) category

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Oct 1

It's My Park at Lemon Creek Park

at Parking Lot (in Lemon Creek Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Natural Resources Protective Association to help clean the shoreline at Lemon Creek Park of washed-up debris and garbage.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

Oct 1

It's My Park at Conference House Park

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteers will help with gardening preparation and beach cleanup to get the park ready for the fall weather. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct 1

It's My Park at McCarren Park

at McCarren Park Track (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Good.Clean.Fun. to do general cleanup at McCarren Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct 1

It's My Park at Raymond Bush Playground

at Marcus Garvey Boulevard and Madison Street (in Raymond Bush Playground), Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Good.Clean.Fun. to clean up debris and beautify around Raymond Bush Playground.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct 1

Green Neighborhood: North Shore

at Utter Avenue and Slosson Avenue (in Clove Lakes Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteers will remove invasive species, which damage the otherwise healthy forest. Everyone will be trained in invasive identification and removal techniques.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Oct 1

Green Neighborhood: Soundview

at Leland Avenue and O'Brien Avenue (in Soundview Park), Bronx

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join the Stewardship Team for a day of caring for Soundview in the Bronx! Volunteers should come dressed in sturdy shoes or boots, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty.
Category: Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Oct 1

It's My Park at Athens Square

at Athens Square, Queens This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Athens Square Park to clean up Athens Square.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct 1

Green Team

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to the park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants.
Category: Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Oct 1

It's My Park at Owl's Head Park

at 67th Street and Colonial Road (in Owl's Head Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Owl's Head Hort Group to plant, weed, and clean up at Owl's Head Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

Oct 1

Sherman Creek Stewards: Orientation Session

at Swindler Cove (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan

10:30 a.m.3:30 p.m.
Interested in joining one of our weekly volunteer opportunities? Come to an orientation session to learn how to get involved with NYRP’s Northern Manhattan parks. Come prepared to work!
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

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