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 51–60 out of 227 events
from April 30, 2017 to April 15, 2018
in Volunteer (x) category
Saturday, May 13, 2017
at Franklin Avenue and Arnold Street (in Jones Woods Park), Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Join the Stewardship Team to do forest restoration in Jones Woods Park! We will be pulling invasive plants like Japanese knotweed and garlic mustard in the upland forests at Jones Woods.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Volunteers will help with gardening preparation and beach cleanup to get the park ready for the spring/summer weather and upcoming events.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, It's My Park
at Compost Demonstration Site (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island
Sunday, May 14, 2017
at The Bandshell (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan
8:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Volunteers will spend the day gardening, landscaping, painting, and completing other tasks to help spruce up this highly used space. Breakfast, lunch, and a t-shirt will be provided.
at Pier 40, Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Join the Village Community Boathouse for Community Boatbuilding of traditional Whitehall gigs: larger wooden rowboats for four rowers and a coxswain (captain).
Category: Volunteer, Waterfront
at 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
College and high school students, environmental enthusiasts, and those who are looking to enter the green-collar field are strongly encouraged to volunteer!