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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Advisory

Due to the winter storm, Parks Afterschool will be cancelled today. Other programs and services have also been affected by this storm.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Community Gardens 

Park Farm Contest

Description:Courtesy of Parks Photo Archive, Neg. 16080. A two-acre farm garden at Thomas Jefferson Park in East Harlem was built in 1911, providing over 1,000 plots that went through two growing cycles each summer.

Location: Thomas Jefferson Park, Manhattan
Date: April 4, 1939
Photographer: Max Ulrich


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