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It's My Park

Volunteers painting a park bench

Join thousands of New Yorkers who come together each year to volunteer and celebrate their neighborhood parks and public spaces through It's My Park. The It’s My Park projects below are open to the public and walk-ons are welcome. If you would like to volunteer with a large group (10+ people), please submit a request to Partnerships for Parks.

It's My Park is presented by Partnerships for Parks, a joint program of NYC Parks and the City Parks Foundation.

 

It's My Park Events

Monday, August 19, 2019

Aug19

It's My Park at Tompkins Circle Greenstreet

at Tompkins Circle GreenstreetStaten Island

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Friends of Tompkins Circle as they clean and beautify the Tompkins Circle Greenstreet.
Free!

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Aug20

It's My Park at James Weldon Johnson Playground

at James Weldon Johnson PlaygroundManhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Chenchita's Community Garden to spruce up James Weldon Johnson Playground, create handmade items, and meet your neighbors.
Free!

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Aug21

It's My Park at Cobble Hill Park

at Congress Street and Clinton Street (in Cobble Hill Park)Brooklyn

7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Cobble Hill Association to beautify Cobble Hill Park.
Free!

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Aug22

It's My Park at Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park Gazebo (in Westerleigh Park)Staten Island

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Westerleigh Park.
Free!

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Aug24

It's My Park at Allison Pond Park

at Prospect Avenue and Brentwood Avenue (in Allison Pond Park)Staten Island

8:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Allison Pond Park as they clean and beautify Allison Pond Park.
Free!

Aug24

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park as they start their Saturday mornings rain or shine with fun green projects such as raking leaves, planting, mulching and more to build community.
Free!

Aug24

It's My Park at Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park Gazebo (in Westerleigh Park)Staten Island

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Westerleigh Park.
Free!

Aug24

It's My Park at Maria Hernandez Park

at Maria Hernandez Dog Park (in Maria Hernandez Park)Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Maria Hernandez Dog Run P.A.C.K. (Pet owner Alliance for Community K-9s) to care for the dog run at Maria Hernandez Park.
Free!

Aug24

It's My Park at Leif Ericson Park

at 9th Avenue and 67th Street (in Leif Ericson Park)Brooklyn

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Leif Ericson Park.
Free!

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Aug25

It's My Park at Kissena Park

at The Velodrome (in Kissena Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.10:00 a.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Kissena Velodrome Friends to complete a cleanup at Kissena Park.
Free!

Aug25

It's My Park at Fort Independence Playground

at Fort Independence Park House (in Fort Independence Playground)Bronx

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Start your summer mornings volunteering with Jerome Friends & Neighbors to care for the plantings around Jerome Park Reservoir.
Free!

Aug25

It's My Park at James Weldon Johnson Playground

at James Weldon Johnson PlaygroundManhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join the volunteering efforts to care for and activate this park while the East Harlem Neighborhood Health Action Center provides free activities for families like yoga, portraits, and arts and crafts.
Free!

Aug25

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Brower Park Park House (in Brower Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Brower Park to care for the natural elements of the park, including the Monarch Butterfly Garden at Brower Park.
Free!

Monday, August 26, 2019

Aug26

It's My Park at Sunset Park

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Sunset Park.
Free!

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Aug28

It's My Park at Cobble Hill Park

at Congress Street and Clinton Street (in Cobble Hill Park)Brooklyn

7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Cobble Hill Association to beautify Cobble Hill Park.
Free!

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Aug29

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

at Neal Dow Street and North Avenue (in Northerleigh Park)Staten Island

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Aug31

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

at Neal Dow Street and North Avenue (in Northerleigh Park)Staten Island

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Aug31

It's My Park at Pelham Parkway

at Pelham Parkway North and Wallace AvenueBronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Pelham Parkway to clean up and remove debris at Pelham Parkway North and Wallace Avenue.
Free!

Aug31

It's My Park at Leif Ericson Park

at 9th Avenue and 67th Street (in Leif Ericson Park)Brooklyn

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Leif Ericson Park.
Free!

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Sep15

Fall It's My Park Day at Fort Tryon Park

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Help prep the park by assisting the Friends Committee and NYC Parks staff by painting, planting, weeding, and more!
Free!

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