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Hello Native New Yorkers: Planting Natives Volunteer Opportunity

Saturday, May 20, 2017

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Volunteers will plant native grasses, shrubs, and perennials along Meadow Lake. Flushing Meadows Corona Park will provide trowels, shovels, and gardening gloves, but bring your own gloves and tools if you have them (and a bottle of water).

Please note: Space is limited and registration is required. To register, please visit allianceforfmcp.org/stewardship or call (718) 760-6561. Ages 13+. 

This wonderful day in the great outdoors is co-sponsored by Flushing Meadows Corona Park and the Alliance for FMCP.  

Location

World's Fair Boathouse in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Queens
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Contact Number

(718) 760-6561

Contact Email

catherine.laperche@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Volunteer

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

PlaygroundsPlayground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2017

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