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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

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Jul21

It's My Park at Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park Gazebo (in Westerleigh Park)Staten Island

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean up and beautify Westerleigh Park.
Free!

Jul21

It's My Park at New Dorp Beach

at Sandy Memorial Garden (in Great Kills Park)Staten Island

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Kivlehan Park, Inc. to clean up and beautify the Sandy Memorial Garden at New Dorp Beach Park.
Free!

Jul21

It's My Park at Schenck Playground

at Schenck PlaygroundBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Volunteer with East New York 4 Gardens to do general cleanup at Schenck Playground.
Free!

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Jul22

It's My Park at Leif Ericson Park

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

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Leif Ericson Park.
Free!

Jul22

It's My Park at Harlem Art Park

at Harlem Art ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Harlem Art Park to clean and beautify Harlem Art Park.
Free!

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Jul26

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

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

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean up and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Jul28

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

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

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean up and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Sunday, July 29, 2018

Jul29

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Brower Park Park House (in Brower Park)Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Brower Park to beautify Brower Park.
Free!

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Aug 1

It's My Park at Cobble Hill Park

at Cobble Hill ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Volunteer with Cobble Hill Association to beautify at Cobble Hill Park.
Free!

Aug 1

It's My Park at Scarangella Park

at Scarangella Park Southeast Entrance (in Scarangella Park)Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Block Institute to beautify Scarangella Park.
Free!

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Aug 2

It's My Park at Albemarle Playground

at Children's Playground (in Albemarle Playground)Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with The Singing Winds to do gardening and beautify Albemarle Playground.
Free!

Aug 2

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

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

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean up and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Aug 4

It's My Park at Maria Hernandez Park

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

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Maria Hernandez Dog Park to care for the dog run at Maria Hernandez Park.
Free!

Aug 4

It's My Park at Hendrick I. Lott House

at Hendrick I. Lott HouseBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Hendrick Lott House Preservation Association for its monthly clean up at Hendrick I. Lott House.
Free!

Aug 4

It's My Park at Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park Gazebo (in Westerleigh Park)Staten Island

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Westerleigh Park.
Free!

Aug 4

It's My Park at Highland Park

at Upper Highland Playground (in Highland Park)Queens

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteer with East New York Dog Lovers to beautify Highland Park.
Free!

Aug 4

It's My Park at Mariners Harbor Playground

at Mariner's Harbor Playground (in Mariners Harbor Playground)Staten Island

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Mariners Harbor Parks to beautify Mariners Harbor Playground through a community mural.
Free!

Aug 4

It's My Park at Charlton Garden

at Charlton GardenBronx

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Bronx Chapter #0029 NABVETS to remove weeds and cleanup at Charlton Garden.
Free!

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Aug 5

It's My Park at Sunset Park

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

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Sunset Park.
Free!

Monday, August 6, 2018

Aug 6

It's My Park at Michael J. Leonard Memorial Plaza

at Michael J. Leonard Memorial PlazaStaten Island

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with the Staten Island Royal Lions Club as they clean and beautify Michael J. Leonard Memorial Plaza.
Free!

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Aug 7

It's My Park at Albemarle Playground

at Children's Playground (in Albemarle Playground)Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with The Singing Winds to do gardening at Albemarle Playground.
Free!

Aug 7

It's My Park at Crotona Park

at Clinton Playground (in Crotona Park)Bronx

10:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Volunteer with Future Star Productions to paint park benches, do a general cleanup, and spread wood-chips at Crotona Park.
Free!

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Aug 8

It's My Park at Cobble Hill Park

at Cobble Hill ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Volunteer with Cobble Hill Association to beautify Cobble Hill Park.
Free!

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Aug 9

It's My Park at Albemarle Playground

at Children's Playground (in Albemarle Playground)Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with The Singing Winds to do gardening and beautify Albemarle Playground.
Free!

Aug 9

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

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

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Aug11

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

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

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Aug11

It's My Park at Red Hook Recreation Area

at Red Hook Recreation Center (in Red Hook Recreation Area)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Red Hook Conservancy to beautify Red Hook Recreation Area.
Free!

Aug11

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Brower Park Park House (in Brower Park)Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Brower Park to do horticulture work at Brower Park.
Free!

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Aug12

It's My Park at Leif Ericson Park

at Leif Ericson Park Comfort Station (in Leif Ericson Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Leif Ericson Park.
Free!

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Aug15

It's My Park at Cobble Hill Park

at Cobble Hill ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Volunteer with Cobble Hill Association to beautify Cobble Hill Park.
Free!

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Aug16

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

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

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Aug18

It's My Park at Baisley Pond Park

at Lakeview Lane Playground (in Baisley Pond Park)Queens

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Baisley Pond Park Block Association to beautify Baisley Pond Park.
Free!

Aug18

It's My Park at New Dorp Beach

at Sandy Memorial Garden (in Great Kills Park)Staten Island

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Kivlehan Park, Inc. to clean and beautify New Dorp Beach.
Free!

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Aug19

It's My Park at North Shore Esplanade

at 78 Richmond TerraceStaten Island

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Volunteer with HEALTH for Youths to clean and beautify the North Shore Esplanade.
Free!

Aug19

It's My Park at Lt. Lia Playground

at Wall Street and St. Marks Place (in Lt. Lia Playground)Staten Island

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Volunteer with HEALTH for Youths to clean and beautify Lt. Lia Playground.
Free!

Aug19

It's My Park at Vidalia Park

at Vidalia Park Comfort Station (in Vidalia Park)Bronx

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Teddy Bear Project to beautify Vidalia Park.
Free!

Aug19

It's My Park at Skyline Playground

at Clyde Place and Prospect Avenue (in Skyline Playground)Staten Island

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Volunteer with HEALTH for Youths to clean and beautify Skyline Playground.
Free!

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Aug22

It's My Park at Cobble Hill Park

at Cobble Hill ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Volunteer with Cobble Hill Association to beautify Cobble Hill Park.
Free!

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Aug23

CANCELLED: It's My Park at New Dorp Beach

at Sandy Memorial Garden (in Great Kills Park)Staten Island

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Kivlehan Park, Inc. to clean and beautify New Dorp Beach.
Free!

Aug23

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

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

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Aug25

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

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

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Aug25

It's My Park at Red Hook Recreation Area

at Red Hook Recreation Center (in Red Hook Recreation Area)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Red Hook Conservancy to beautify Red Hook Recreation Area.
Free!

Aug25

It's My Park at Leif Ericson Park

at Leif Ericson Park Comfort Station (in Leif Ericson Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Leif Ericson Park.
Free!

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Aug26

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Brower Park Park House (in Brower Park)Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Brower Park to do horticulture work at Brower Park.
Free!

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Aug29

It's My Park at Cobble Hill Park

at Cobble Hill ParkBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Volunteer with Cobble Hill Association to beautify Cobble Hill Park.
Free!

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Aug30

It's My Park at Northerleigh Park

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

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Westerleigh Parks Coalition to clean and beautify Northerleigh Park.
Free!

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Sep16

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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