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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.

Viewing 11–20 out of 21 events
from December 6, 2016 to December 29, 2016
in Volunteer (x) category

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Dec15

Prospect Park Alliance Thursday Corps

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
The group meets at a different location every week helping in a variety of landscape and horticultural projects.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Dec15

How to Start or Join a Community Park Group

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join us for a free workshop to learn how you can join an existing local group, or start a new one!
Category: Education, Volunteer, Talks
Free!

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Dec17

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!

Dec17

Green Neighborhood: Richmond Hill

at Strack Pond (in Forest Park), Queens

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to help protect the young trees in Forest Park!
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Dec17

Piping Plover Fencing Project

at End of Beach 56th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Come dressed in boots, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Dec17

Forest Restoration

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Volunteer with the Van Cortlandt Park Conservancy to help fix up forested areas in the park. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a snack.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Monday, December 19, 2016

Dec19

Prospect Park Alliance Monday Eastside Revival

at Prospect Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Tasks may include raking, sweeping, path edging, and litter removal.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Dec20

Canarsie Green Neighborhood: Forest Restoration

at McGuire Fields at Avenue W (in McGuire Fields), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join the Stewardship Team for a day of service to care for the forest in Canarsie Park!
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Dec22

Prospect Park Alliance Thursday Corps

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
The group meets at a different location every week helping in a variety of landscape and horticultural projects.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Monday, December 26, 2016

Dec26

Prospect Park Alliance Monday Eastside Revival

at Prospect Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Tasks may include raking, sweeping, path edging, and litter removal.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

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