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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, August 27, 2016

Aug 27

It's My Park at Henry Hudson park

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

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
tart your Saturday mornings at this Bronx Park. Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Aug 27

It's My Park at Silver Lake Park

at Reservoir Bridge (in Silver Lake Park) , Staten Island

8:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Silver Lake Park Conservancy to continue painting benches around the park and doing general cleanup at Silver Lake Park.
Free!

Aug 27

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 warm weather.
Free!

Aug 27

It's My Park at Owl's Head Park

at 67th Street and Colonial Road (in Owl's Head Park) , Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Owl's Head Hort Group for a general cleanup and horticulure work at Owl's Head Park
Free!

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Aug 28

It's My Park at McCarren Park

at McCarren Park Track (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn , McCarren Park Track Bayard Street and Union Avenue Entrance (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
When you go exercise in the park, borrow a pair of re-usable work gloves from Good.Clean.Fun to pick up some of the trash you may encounter along the way.
Free!

Aug 28

It's My Park at Lt. Lia Playground

at Lt Lia Playground (in Lt. Lia Playground) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with HEALTH for Youths to do weeding, general cleanup, and beautification at Lt. Lia Playground.
Free!

Aug 28

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Park House (in Brower Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Brower Park to help care for Brower Park.
Free!

Saturday, September 3, 2016

Sep 3

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 warm weather.
Free!

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Sep 10

It's My Park at St. Mary's Park

at 146th Street and St. Ann's Avenue (in St. Mary's Park) , Bronx

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Help clean and beautify the park, and stick around for exciting family programming and events.
Free!

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Saturday, October 8, 2016

Oct 8

It's My Park at St. Mary's Park

at 146th Street and St. Ann's Avenue (in St. Mary's Park) , Bronx

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Help clean and beautify the park, and stick around for exciting family programming and events.
Free!

Best For
Kids

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