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Viewing 1–10 out of 120 events
from October 17, 2017 to November 29, 2017
in Volunteer (x) category

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Oct17

Bi-weekly Gardening Club

at Stuyvesant Square, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us twice a week as we spruce up Stuyvesant Square and make it a better place for everyone.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Seniors
Free!

Oct17

Coastal Clean-Up in Riverside Park South with Riverside Park Conservancy and TRASH HERO New York

at 59th Street Mound (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteers give back to the community each month by helping to remove marine trash from the Tidal Cove and park's shoreline.
Category: Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Oct17

It's My Park at Gilbert Ramirez Park

at Park Entrance at McKibbin Street and White Street, Brooklyn

3:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Williamsburg Charter High School to plant daffodil bulbs at Gilbert Ramirez Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Oct18

Farm and Compost Volunteer Days

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join the NYC Compost Project and lend a hand at our sustainable farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Oct18

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

at North Avenue and Lockwood Place Entrance (in Northerleigh Park), Staten Island

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, please join Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct18

It's My Park at McCarren Park

at McCarren Park Track (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Good.Clean.Fun. to exercise in the park, borrow a pair of re-usable work gloves, and pick up trash along the way at McCarren Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Oct19

Bi-weekly Gardening Club

at Stuyvesant Square, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us twice a week as we spruce up Stuyvesant Square and make it a better place for everyone.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Seniors
Free!

Friday, October 20, 2017

Oct20

It's My Park at Lincoln Terrace / Arthur S. Somers Park

at Rochester Avenue and President Street (in Lincoln Terrace / Arthur S. Somers Park), Brooklyn

9:30 a.m.1:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Brooklyn Apple Garden Group to plant daffodil bulbs and beautify at Lincoln Terrace / Arthur S. Somers Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Oct21

It's My Park at W. 119th Street Trees

at 89 W. 119th Street, Manhattan

8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with W 119th Street Block Association to plant bulbs and spread mulch in the tree pits.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct21

It's My Park at Sutton Place Park

at Entrance at East 54th Street and Sutton Place (in Sutton Parks), Manhattan

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Sutton Place Parks Conservancy to plant bulbs, clean up, enjoy the PuppetMobile, and do free yoga at Sutton Place Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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