Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation
Location: Fort Greene Park (Brooklyn) (opens in new tab)
Myrtle Ave., De Kalb Ave. bet. Washington Park and St. Edward's St., Brooklyn
Meeting Location: Walt Whitman Library, St. Edwards Street and Auburn Place
Description: Come work with NYC Parks Stewardship and Brooklyn Community Services to care for local street trees! Volunteers will learn how to aerate, cultivate, mulch, and identify street trees. They will also learn about the important roles street trees play in New York City. Volunteers should dress in clothes that can get dirty and closed toe shoes. They are also encouraged to bring their own water bottles. Space is limited and registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.
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