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>MLK Day of Service

Monday, January 21, 2019

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

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Join NYC Parks Stewardship as we celebrate the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.!

MLK Day is a nationally-observed day of service where people all over the country come together to volunteer and improve their communities. Join us on January 21 as volunteers work citywide to make parks greener, cleaner, and healthier environments for all to enjoy!

Come dressed in clothes that can get dirty, warm layers, durable boots or sneakers, and bring a water bottle. Volunteers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

Please note: Space is limited and registration is required

Location

Crawford Avenue and Palmer Avenue in Seton Falls Park
Bronx
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Parking Lot at Meadow Lake in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Southwest end between Meadow Lake trail and Meadow Lake Drive
Queens
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Park Entrance at Bayview Avenue and W 33rd Street in Kaiser Park
Brooklyn
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Stewardship Team

Contact Number

(718) 392-5232

Contact Email

mary.hanchar@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Education, Nature, Volunteer, Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

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Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 5 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

On Monday, February 18, 2019, this recreation center will close at 5:00 p.m. in observance of Presidents' Day.

Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

On Monday, February 18, 2019, this center will open at 6:00 a.m. and close at 5:00 p.m. Please note that the pool closes 30 minutes earlier than the building hours.

Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

The weight room will be closed on Monday February 18, 2019. The expected reopening date is February 25, 2019 at 6:00 a.m. If you require additional assistance, please speak to a center manager.
Anticipated Completion: 02/24/2019

PlaygroundsLawrence Playground

Lawrence Playground is temporarily closed due to construction. To follow this project as it progresses, visit our Capital Projects Tracker.


Anticipated Completion: Summer 2019

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: Spring 2021

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