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NYC Parks Events Calendar

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 129 events
from August 30, 2016 to December 29, 2016
in Volunteer (x) category

Saturday, September 3, 2016

Sep 3

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Park House (in Brower Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteers may assist with caring for tree beds and garden beds, or general park cleanup. We look forward to caring for the park with you.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Sunday, September 4, 2016

Sep 4

It's My Park at McCarren Park

at McCarren Park Track Bayard Street and Union Avenue Entrance (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 clean up at McCarren Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Sep 4

Sherman Creek Stewards: Forest Crew

at 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Tackle the modern day challenge of native reforestation! Learn native plant identification and invasive species management.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Monday, September 5, 2016

Sep 5

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!

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Sep 8

It's My Park at McLaughlin Park

at Corner of Jay Street and Cathedral Place (in McLaughlin Park), Brooklyn

9:30 a.m.1:30 p.m.
Volunteers will pull weeds, remove waste, and may have the opportunity to plant in the garden. We look forward to beautifying McLaughlin Park with you!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Sep 8

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!

Sep 8

Sherman Creek Stewards: Garden Crew

at Swindler Cove (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
For all the aspiring NYC gardeners! Learn about year-round plant care while beautifying Sherman Creek Park. New members must attend an Orientation Session to participate.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Friday, September 9, 2016

Sep 9

It's My Park at Joe Holzka Community Garden

at Joe Holzka Community Garden (in ), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Joe Holzka Community Garden by helping to harvest the food we have grown. All food harvested will be going to the local food bank to help feed the community.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Sep10

Upper River Paddle and Pick Up

at 219th Street and Bronx Boulevard, Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us on a paddling adventure and help us clean the freshwater sections of the Bronx River of floatables!
Category: Nature, Tours, Volunteer, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront

Sep10

It's My Park at McCarren Park

at McCarren Park Track Bayard Street and Union Avenue Entrance (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 clean up at McCarren Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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