NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2017 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:54:30 GMT <![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park. Start your Saturday mornings at this Bronx Park; help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.

Rain or shine, there will be something for everyone to do at this unique park!

Please note: Volunteers under 18- years-old are required to present a signed guardian’s consent to participate or have a chaperone present. Walk-ons are welcome!

RSVP:

Individuals and small groups are asked to register for the project by emailing dp.reynolds@verizon.net.

Groups of 15+ volunteers must submit a Group Request to join the Stewards for their weekly cleanups a month prior to desired date. Be sure to indicate on the form that you would like to work alongside the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 203-9164

Location: Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)

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X080 Henry Hudson Park 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Silver Lake Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-silver-lake-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-silver-lake-park Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Silver Lake Park Conservancy to help beautify and clean Silver Lake Park. Volunteers will help scrape and paint the park benches within the park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 561-6831

Location: Volunteer Meeting Location (in Silver Lake Park)

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R022 Silver Lake Park 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 8:00 am 2:00 pm 40.62715524114100000, -74.09199488163000000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:00:01 EDT
<![CDATA[Prospect Park 150th Anniversary Opening Weekend]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/prospect-park-150th-anniversary-opening-weekend http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/prospect-park-150th-anniversary-opening-weekend Date: April 1, 2017

Prospect Park, Brooklyn’s Backyard, is 150 years old this year!

On April 1 and 2, join Prospect Park Alliance to kick off the 150th anniversary celebration with a full weekend of special events and festivities. The fun kicks off Friday, March 31, when Lola Star brings her popular skating disco to the ice at the LeFrak Center at Lakeside. All weekend long, enjoy the start of the spring season with an Opening Day Parade and Fair, an exhibition ballgame played by 1860s rules, and the first Smorgasburg of the season!

Visit the Prospect Park Alliance's Opening Weekend calendar for a complete list of events, locations, and times.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Prospect Park

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B073 Prospect Park 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 8:00 am 8:00 pm 40.66170120239258000, -73.97080230712890000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58c2d1188859a.jpg Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Raymond Bush Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-raymond-bush-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-raymond-bush-playground Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Good.Clean.Fun. to keep the park clear of debris at Raymond Bush Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Raymond Bush Playground

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2017-04-01 2017-04-01 9:00 am 11:00 am 40.68650054931640600, -73.94159698486328000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:00:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Westerleigh Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-westerleigh-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-westerleigh-park Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, please join NYC Parks and the neighbors of Westerleigh Park to clean and beautify the park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 815-8765

Location: Center of the park, near the gazebo (in Westerleigh Park)

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R029 Westerleigh Park 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.61980056762700000, -74.13449859619100000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:00:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Washington Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-washington-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-washington-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, join members of Old Stone House for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up and clean playground equipment at Washington Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 768-3195

Location: Old Stone House (in J.J. Byrne Playground)

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B111 J.J. Byrne Playground 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.67293930053711000, -73.98460388183594000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:00:01 EDT
<![CDATA[Jamaica Bay Park Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/jamaica-bay-park-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/jamaica-bay-park-tree-planting Date: April 1, 2017

Trees provide many benefits to New Yorkers such as improved air and water quality, reduced pollution, and lower energy costs.

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to plant trees in the forest in Jamaica Bay Park! Volunteers will be trained in proper planting techniques.

Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please bring your own water bottle for this event.

Please note: Space is limited and registration is required for this event. Register here.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Point Breeze Place and Baywater Court (in Jamaica Bay Park)

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Q309 Jamaica Bay Park 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.61360168457031000, -73.76740264892578000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58b9e55492ebb.jpg Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:00:24 EST
<![CDATA[Forest Crew Hands-on Orientation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/forest-crew-handson-orientation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/forest-crew-handson-orientation Date: April 1, 2017

The Forest Crew works on reforestation and restoration projects in the forest of Highbridge Park every Sunday afternoon during the spring, summer, and fall.

Before joining the Forest Crew on Sundays, volunteers are asked to attend one hands-on orientation! On Saturday, April 1, the New York Restoration Project will host an orientation for Forest Crew.

Volunteers who attend the orientation will get a one-hour tour of Highbridge Park and will work for one hour, completing tasks that are typical to Forest Crew.

Please RSVP here.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 333-2552

Location: 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park)

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M037 Highbridge Park 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.85380172729500000, -73.92620086669900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58d0587cdd8c0.JPG Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:30:03 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Moore Homestead Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-moore-homestead-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-moore-homestead-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Elmhurst Supporters for Parks for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning the playground equipment at Moore Homestead Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Comfort Station (in Moore Homestead Playground)

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Q361 Moore Homestead Playground 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.74232127019800000, -73.88208949565900000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:29:54 EDT
<![CDATA[CANCELLED: It's My Park at Sumner Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-sumner-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-sumner-playground Date: April 1, 2017

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

This It's My Park season, volunteer with M.O.V.E Inc to clean up debris at Sumner Playground before it goes under construction. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 600-9632

Location: Sumner Playground

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B263 Sumner Playground 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.69720077514648400, -73.94280242919922000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:30:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Red Hook Recreation Area - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-red-hook-recreation-area-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-red-hook-recreation-area-spring-cleaning Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Red Hook Conservancy for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning play equipment near Red Hook Recreation Area. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Red Hook Recreation Center (in Red Hook Recreation Area)

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B126 Red Hook Recreation Area 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 10:00 am 1:30 pm 40.67240142822265600, -74.00399780273438000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:29:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Eleanor Roosevelt Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-eleanor-roosevelt-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-eleanor-roosevelt-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Friends of Eleanor Roosevelt Playground for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up and clean Eleanor Roosevelt Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 813-9149

Location: Park House (in Eleanor Roosevelt Playground)

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B359 Eleanor Roosevelt Playground 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.69275479107200000, -73.93581611915600000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Harvard Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-harvard-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-harvard-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Office of Assemblywoman Alicia Hyndman for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will weed the safety surface, paint benches, repaint the flagpole, and clean the play equipment at Harvard Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 723-4451

Location: Harvard Playground

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Q120 Harvard Playground 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 10:30 am 12:30 pm 40.70912027340000000, -73.78158332710000000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:44:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Nautilus Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-nautilus-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-nautilus-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Caribbean American Society of New York (CASONY) and Dream Team Park Stewards for Spring Cleaning! Volunteers will clean play equipment, rake leaves, mulch tree pits, paint the fences and paint the benches at Nautilus Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 799-6327

Location: Nautilus Playground

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B268 Nautilus Playground 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.57174365900000000, -73.99625186160000000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:44:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at New Dorp Beach]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-new-dorp-beach http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-new-dorp-beach Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park Season, please join the Friends of Kivlehan as they work to beautify and clean New Dorp Beach Park. The Friends will be doing litter removal along Cedar Grove Avenue, from Ebbitt's Street to New Dorp Lane. We look forward to a great day of cleaning New Dorp Beach Park!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (904) 415-3849

Location: Cedar Grove Beach Parking Lot (in Great Kills Park)

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R016 Great Kills Park 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.55989837646500000, -74.10179901123000000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:44:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Wakefield Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-wakefield-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-wakefield-playground Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with T.O.P Soccer for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will help scrub the playground equipment at Wakefield Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wakefield Playground

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X188 Wakefield Playground 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.90179824829101600, -73.85459899902344000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:44:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Brust Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-brust-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/01/its-my-park-at-brust-park Date: April 1, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Stewards of Lower Brust Park to help clean up of Brust Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (201) 344-6465

Location: Lower Brust Park Entrance (in Brust Park)

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X055 Brust Park 2017-04-01 2017-04-01 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.88945817474100000, -73.90300446748700000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:44:54 EDT
<![CDATA[Prospect Park 150th Anniversary Opening Weekend]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/prospect-park-150th-anniversary-opening-weekend http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/prospect-park-150th-anniversary-opening-weekend Date: April 2, 2017

Prospect Park, Brooklyn’s Backyard, is 150 years old this year!

On April 1 and 2, join Prospect Park Alliance to kick off the 150th anniversary celebration with a full weekend of special events and festivities. The fun kicks off Friday, March 31, when Lola Star brings her popular skating disco to the ice at the LeFrak Center at Lakeside. All weekend long, enjoy the start of the spring season with an Opening Day Parade and Fair, an exhibition ballgame played by 1860s rules, and the first Smorgasburg of the season!

Visit the Prospect Park Alliance's Opening Weekend calendar for a complete list of events, locations, and times.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 8:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Prospect Park

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B073 Prospect Park 2017-04-02 2017-04-02 8:00 am 8:00 pm 40.66170120239258000, -73.97080230712890000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58c2d1188859a.jpg Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:45:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Lemon Creek Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/its-my-park-at-lemon-creek-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/its-my-park-at-lemon-creek-park Date: April 2, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Protectors of Pine Oak Woods for the annual cleaning and preparation of the Purple Martin Colony at Lemon Creek Park. We look forward to continuing the tradition of preparing for the arrival of the Purple Martins with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 313-8591

Location: Purple Martin Colony (in Lemon Creek Park)

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R079 Lemon Creek Park 2017-04-02 2017-04-02 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.51272829032600000, -74.19876790046700000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:00:06 EDT
<![CDATA[Roger Morris Park Garden Volunteer Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/roger-morris-park-garden-volunteer-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/roger-morris-park-garden-volunteer-day Date: April 2, 2017

Whether you have a green thumb or just a curiosity for what makes the garden grow, all are welcome to volunteer in Roger Morris Park, the grounds of the Morris-Jumel Mansion, once a month under the supervision of NYC Parks.

All tools and instructions are provided, just bring a willingness to get a little dirty as we beautify our special garden.

Close-toed shoes are required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

RSVP by emailing John.Kelly@parks.nyc.gov

Groups must RSVP by March 27.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 923-8008

Location: Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)

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M073 Roger Morris Park 2017-04-02 2017-04-02 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.83449935913086000, -73.93849945068360000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58cff0c98d14c.JPG Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:15:03 EDT
<![CDATA[Garden Volunteer Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/garden-volunteer-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/garden-volunteer-day Date: April 2, 2017

Once a month, our gardener Karen Waltuch leads community volunteer days under the supervision of the NYC Parks. Come get your hands dirty and enjoy a day working in the beautiful historic gardens on the grounds of the Morris-Jumel Mansion in Roger Morris Park. Together we can keep our beautiful park in tip-top shape while enjoying a day of exercise and community!

Gardening tools, gloves, and supplies will be provided. No experience is necessary and all are welcome.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 923-8008

Location: Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)

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M073 Roger Morris Park 2017-04-02 2017-04-02 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.83449935913086000, -73.93849945068360000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[Flushing Meadows Corona Park Stewardship Spring Planting Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/fmcp-stewardship-spring-planting-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/fmcp-stewardship-spring-planting-day Date: April 2, 2017

Volunteers weeded in December, and now it’s time to put in the blooms!

Help plant perennials (asters, lobelia, rudbeckia), native grasses, sedges, ferns, and shrubs, and learn best practices for your own gardens or planters at home.

Flushing Meadows Corona Park will provide trowels, shovels, and gardening gloves, but bring your own tools and gloves if you have them, and a bottle of water.

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

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

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 760-6561

Location: World's Fair Boathouse (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)

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Q099 Flushing Meadows Corona Park 2017-04-02 2017-04-02 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.73580169677734400, -73.83845520019531000 Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:30:02 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Juniper Valley Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/its-my-park-at-juniper-valley-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/its-my-park-at-juniper-valley-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 2, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Earth Citizens Club at Ehrenreich-Austin Playground for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean up at Juniper Valley Park, followed by yoga, meditation, and crafts. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 744-5103

Location: Juniper North Playground Tennis (in Juniper Valley Park),Playground (in Juniper Valley Park)

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Q102 Juniper Valley Park 2017-04-02 2017-04-02 10:00 am 3:00 pm 40.72069931030273400, -73.87689971923828000; 40.72002229824100000, -73.87775158882100000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:14:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Wingate Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/its-my-park-at-wingate-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/its-my-park-at-wingate-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 2, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Wingate Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up the playground at Wingate Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 627-7690

Location: Park House (in Wingate Park)

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B254 Wingate Park 2017-04-02 2017-04-02 12:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.65953582644800000, -73.94470012188000000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:14:54 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/02/forest-crew Date: April 2, 2017

Forest Crew is open to community members who wish to drop in and volunteer on a weekly, bi-monthly, and monthly basis.

College and high school students, environmental enthusiasts, and those who are looking to enter the green-collar field are strongly encouraged to attend regularly and to view this as an apprenticeship opportunity. Consistency will be rewarded!

Priority registration will always be given to regular and repeat volunteers if attendance approaches program capacity.

Please RSVP here.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 333-2552

Location: 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park)

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M037 Highbridge Park 2017-04-02 2017-04-02 1:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.85380172729500000, -73.92620086669900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58d05a5a67417.JPG Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:44:56 EDT
<![CDATA[Horticulture Volunteer Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/06/horticulture-volunteer-days http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/06/horticulture-volunteer-days Date: April 6, 2017

Help keep Queens Botanical Garden clean, green, and growing! Join the garden's horticulture staff for an engaging, educational event where you will learn gardening basics while working hands-on with our plants.

Registration is required and opens one month prior to volunteer day. Participants must be 16 year of age or older.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 886-3800

Location: Queens Botanical Garden

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2017-04-06 2017-04-06 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.75149917602539000, -73.82620239257812000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58c1662945505.JPG Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:30:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park. Start your Saturday mornings at this Bronx Park; help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.

Rain or shine, there will be something for everyone to do at this unique park!

Please note: Volunteers under 18- years-old are required to present a signed guardian’s consent to participate or have a chaperone present. Walk-ons are welcome!

RSVP:

Individuals and small groups are asked to register for the project by emailing dp.reynolds@verizon.net.

Groups of 15+ volunteers must submit a Group Request to join the Stewards for their weekly cleanups a month prior to desired date. Be sure to indicate on the form that you would like to work alongside the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 203-9164

Location: Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)

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X080 Henry Hudson Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Rosemary's Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-rosemarys-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-rosemarys-playground Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Rosemary's to spruce up and clean Rosemary's Playground followed by craft activities. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Rosemary's Playground

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Q398 Rosemary's Playground 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 8:00 am 1:00 pm 40.70470046997070000, -73.90399932861328000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:14:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Raymond Bush Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-raymond-bush-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-raymond-bush-playground Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Good.Clean.Fun. to help keep Raymond Bush Playground lear of debris. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Raymond Bush Playground

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2017-04-08 2017-04-08 9:00 am 11:00 am 40.68650054931640600, -73.94159698486328000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:14:54 EDT
<![CDATA[Pelham Bay Park Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/pelham-bay-park-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/pelham-bay-park-tree-planting Date: April 8, 2017

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to plant trees in the forest in Pelham Bay park! Trees provide so many benefits to New Yorkers such as improved air and water quality, reduced pollution, and lower energy costs. Volunteers will be trained in proper planting techniques. Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please bring your own water bottle for this event. Space is limited and registration is required for this event.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Pelham Bay Park

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X039 Pelham Bay Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.85860061645508000, -73.80269622802734000 Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:00:04 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at William Sheridan Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-william-sheridan-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-william-sheridan-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join PS 84 for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up the playground at William Sheridan Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Flag Pole (in William Sheridan Playground)

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B124 William Sheridan Playground 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.71540519669100000, -73.96394490451100000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:14:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Albemarle Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-albemarle-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-albemarle-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join members of The Singing Winds for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up and clean Albemarle Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 564-5983

Location: Albemarle Playground

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B297 Albemarle Playground 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 9:00 am 2:00 pm 40.64569854736328000, -73.98059844970703000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:14:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Lemon Creek Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-lemon-creek-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-lemon-creek-park Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, please join NYC H2O and Natural Resources Protective Association for a volunteer beach cleanup at Lemon Creek Park.

A clean beach benefits community members and marine life. Come help prepare Lemon Creek's Beach for spring!

Please note: Registration is required: Please sign up at nych2o.org. The cleanup will run from 10 a.m. to noon.

A pizza lunch will be provided for volunteers after the cleanup.

At 12:30, naturalist Clay Wollney will lead a hands-on seining adventure. We'll see close-up some of the creatures that live in Prince's Bay that we helped protect from beach garbage.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 873-4291

Location: Parking Lot (in Lemon Creek Park)

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R079 Lemon Creek Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.51223236348700000, -74.19737589359200000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Queensbridge Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-queensbridge-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-queensbridge-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Queensbridge Park Committee for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will help clean Vernon Playground in Queensbridge Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 784-7447

Location: Queensbridge Park Field House (in Queensbridge Park)

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Q104 Queensbridge Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.75709915161100000, -73.94740295410200000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Bailey Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-bailey-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-bailey-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Tibbett's Tail for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will do some spring cleaning at Bailey Playground. There will also be some arts and crafts! We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Handball Courts (in Bailey Playground)

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X150J Bailey Playground 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.88163296725700000, -73.90032880812000000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:14:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Bushwick Inlet Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-bushwick-inlet-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-bushwick-inlet-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up the playground and grounds as part of spring cleaning at Bushwick Inlet Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 912-8504

Location: Entrance at N 9th Street (in Bushwick Inlet Park)

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B529 Bushwick Inlet Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.72140670781000000, -73.96054959297200000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:14:54 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Rainey Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-rainey-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-rainey-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Rainey Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean playground equipment at Rainey Park Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Rainey Park Playground (in Rainey Park)

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Q048 Rainey Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.76561356795500000, -73.94137537479500000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Reiff Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-reiff-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-reiff-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Assemblymember Brian Barnwell for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will help to clean up Reiff Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 651-3185

Location: Reiff Playground

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Q423 Reiff Playground 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.71860122680664000, -73.90170288085938000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at White Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-white-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-white-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of White Park Alliance for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean and beautify White Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the playground with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 106th Street Entrance (in White Park)

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M148 White Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.79193527453300000, -73.94577926397300000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at South Oxford Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-south-oxford-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-south-oxford-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of South Oxford Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up the playground at South Oxford Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 402-0198

Location: Lawn Near Cumberland Street (in South Oxford Park)

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B407 South Oxford Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.68393648793700000, -73.97234052419700000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Eleanor Roosevelt Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-eleanor-roosevelt-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-eleanor-roosevelt-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Eleanor Roosevelt Playground for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up Eleanor Roosevelt Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 813-9149

Location: Park House (in Eleanor Roosevelt Playground)

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B359 Eleanor Roosevelt Playground 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.69275479107200000, -73.93581611915600000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[NYC Compost Project: Rebooting the Soil with Compost]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/nyc-compost-project-soil-reboot-compost-extract http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/nyc-compost-project-soil-reboot-compost-extract Date: April 8, 2017

Learn how to make a little compost go a long way! You’ll learn so many easy ways to support soil life and plant health with compost. Jump start your soil activity with an injection of microorganisms that build soil structure and convert locked soil nutrients into plant-accessible food. You’ll gain confidence in your ability to make and apply a simple compost extract solution with just a handful of compost.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 425-3504

Location: Compost Demonstration Site (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center)

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R116 Snug Harbor Cultural Center 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.64268829089600000, -74.10273053751800000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58c1be4e132a6.jpg Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:00:04 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Leif Ericson Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-leif-ericson-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-leif-ericson-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join P C Relationship for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce and clean the playground equipment at Leif Ericson Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 972-1721

Location: 8th Avenue Entrance on 66th Street (in Leif Ericson Park)

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B052 Leif Ericson Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.63191245224100000, -74.01315426826500000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Stars and Stripes Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-stars-stripes-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/08/its-my-park-at-stars-stripes-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 8, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Seton Falls Park Preservation Coalition for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will help scrub and clean the playground equipment at Stars and Stripes Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: In front of the park house (in Seton Falls Park)

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X046 Seton Falls Park 2017-04-08 2017-04-08 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.88550052995100000, -73.83913928270300000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:45:01 EDT
<![CDATA[Pelham Bay Park Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/09/pelham-bay-park-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/09/pelham-bay-park-tree-planting Date: April 9, 2017

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to plant trees in the forest in Pelham Bay Park! Trees provide so many benefits to New Yorkers such as improved air and water quality, reduced pollution, and lower energy costs. Volunteers will be trained in proper planting techniques. Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please bring your own water bottle for this event. Space is limited and registration is required for this event.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Pelham Bay Park

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X039 Pelham Bay Park 2017-04-09 2017-04-09 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.85860061645508000, -73.80269622802734000 Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Hunter's Point South Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/09/its-my-park-at-hunters-point-south-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/09/its-my-park-at-hunters-point-south-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 9, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Hunters Point Park Conservancy for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean playground equipment at Hunter's Point South Park Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 292-4123

Location: Playground (in Hunter's Point South Park)

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Q471 Hunter's Point South Park 2017-04-09 2017-04-09 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.74304208968000000, -73.96048775636200000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:45:01 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/09/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/09/forest-crew Date: April 9, 2017

Forest Crew is open to community members who wish to drop in and volunteer on a weekly, bi-monthly, and monthly basis.

College and high school students, environmental enthusiasts, and those who are looking to enter the green-collar field are strongly encouraged to attend regularly and to view this as an apprenticeship opportunity. Consistency will be rewarded!

Priority registration will always be given to regular and repeat volunteers if attendance approaches program capacity.

Please RSVP here.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 333-2552

Location: 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park)

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M037 Highbridge Park 2017-04-09 2017-04-09 1:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.85380172729500000, -73.92620086669900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58d05a5a67417.JPG Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:44:56 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Bronx Park East and Pelham Parkway North - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/09/its-my-park-at-bronx-park-east-and-pelham-parkway-north-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/09/its-my-park-at-bronx-park-east-and-pelham-parkway-north-spring-cleaning Date: April 9, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Sweep the Court for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will do spring cleaning at Bronx Park East and Pelham Parkway North. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 544-4470

Location: Basketball Courts at Waring Playground (in Bronx Park)

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X002 Bronx Park 2017-04-09 2017-04-09 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.86035437206600000, -73.87143027782400000 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:45:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at New Dorp Beach]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/13/its-my-park-at-new-dorp-beach http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/13/its-my-park-at-new-dorp-beach Date: April 13, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Kivlehan to help beautify New Dorp Beach Park. Volunteers will help with spring preparation of the September 11 Memorial Garden. We look forward to gardening and beautifying the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (904) 415-3849

Location: Cedar Grove Beach Parking Lot (in Great Kills Park)

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R016 Great Kills Park 2017-04-13 2017-04-13 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.55989837646500000, -74.10179901123000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Drew Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/13/its-my-park-at-drew-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/13/its-my-park-at-drew-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 13, 2017

This It's My Park season, join members of Bringing the Peace for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up and clean Drew Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Drew Playground

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X021 Drew Playground 2017-04-13 2017-04-13 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.83309936523437500, -73.90329742431640000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Park Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/14/van-cortlandt-park-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/14/van-cortlandt-park-tree-planting Date: April 14, 2017

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to plant trees in the forest in Van Cortlandt Park! Trees provide so many benefits to New Yorkers such as improved air and water quality, reduced pollution, and lower energy costs.

Volunteers will be trained in proper planting techniques. Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please bring your own water bottle for this event.

Space is limited and registration is required for this event.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Broadway and West 260th Street (in Van Cortlandt Park)

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2017-04-14 2017-04-14 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.90739822387700000, -73.89649963378900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58cb0b60ee84a.jpg Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:59:57 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: April 15, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park. Start your Saturday mornings at this Bronx Park; help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.

Rain or shine, there will be something for everyone to do at this unique park!

Please note: Volunteers under 18- years-old are required to present a signed guardian’s consent to participate or have a chaperone present. Walk-ons are welcome!

RSVP:

Individuals and small groups are asked to register for the project by emailing dp.reynolds@verizon.net.

Groups of 15+ volunteers must submit a Group Request to join the Stewards for their weekly cleanups a month prior to desired date. Be sure to indicate on the form that you would like to work alongside the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 203-9164

Location: Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)

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X080 Henry Hudson Park 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Silver Lake Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-silver-lake-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-silver-lake-park Date: April 15, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Silver Lake Park Conservancy to help beautify and clean Silver Lake Park. Volunteers will help scrape and paint the park benches within the park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 561-6831

Location: Volunteer Meeting Location (in Silver Lake Park)

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R022 Silver Lake Park 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 8:00 am 2:00 pm 40.62715524114100000, -74.09199488163000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Joe Michael's Mile]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-crocheron-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-crocheron-park Date: April 15, 2017

This season, volunteer with Bayside Anglers Group to clean the waterfront at Crocheron Park South and along Joe Michaels Path. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 8:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Foot Bridge (in Crocheron Park)

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Q012 Crocheron Park 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 8:30 am 12:30 pm 40.77232666831000000, -73.76383268833200000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Raymond Bush Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-raymond-bush-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-raymond-bush-playground Date: April 15, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Good.Clean.Fun. to keep the park clear of debris at Raymond Bush Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Raymond Bush Playground

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2017-04-15 2017-04-15 9:00 am 11:00 am 40.68650054931640600, -73.94159698486328000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Seaside Wildlife Nature Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-crescent-beach-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-crescent-beach-park Date: April 15, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Natural Resources Protective Association for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean the play area and shoreline at Seaside Wildlife Nature Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park and beach with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 873-4291

Location: Nelson Avenue Entrance (in Seaside Wildlife Nature Park)

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R145 Seaside Wildlife Nature Park 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.54033788710600000, -74.14330196380700000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Van Cortlandt Park Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/van-cortlandt-park-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/van-cortlandt-park-tree-planting Date: April 15, 2017

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to plant trees in the forest in Van Cortlandt Park! Trees provide so many benefits to New Yorkers such as improved air and water quality, reduced pollution, and lower energy costs.

Volunteers will be trained in proper planting techniques. Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please bring your own water bottle for this event.

Space is limited and registration is required for this event.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Stockbridge Indian Memorial (in Van Cortlandt Park)

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X092 Van Cortlandt Park 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.89929962158203000, -73.87300109863281000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58cb0b60ee84a.jpg Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:59:57 EDT
<![CDATA[Bed-Stuy Street Tree Stewardship]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/bedstuy-street-tree-stewardship http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/bedstuy-street-tree-stewardship Date: April 15, 2017

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to care for trees around Bed-Stuy.

Street tree care protects and insulates trees, and has been shown to increase a young tree's chance of survival. Volunteers will be trained in woody plant ID and proper tree care techniques.

Come dressed in clothes that can get dirty and sturdy boots or sneakers.

All volunteers younger than 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Herbert Von King Park

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B088 Herbert Von King Park 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.69010162353515600, -73.94650268554688000 Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:59:57 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park - Spring Ceaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park-spring-ceaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park-spring-ceaning Date: April 15, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up playground equipment at Henry Hudson Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 203-9164

Location: Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)

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X080 Henry Hudson Park 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Zimmerman Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-zimmerman-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-zimmerman-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 15, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Friends of Zimmerman Playground for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will help spruce up Zimmerman Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: In front of the park house (in Zimmerman Playground)

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X087 Zimmerman Playground 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.86619949340800000, -73.86869812011700000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Ravenswood Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-ravenswood-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/its-my-park-at-ravenswood-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 15, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Queens Action Coalition (QaC) for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning the playground equipment at Ravenswood Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 412-0722

Location: Ravenswood Community Center

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2017-04-15 2017-04-15 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.76060104370100000, -73.93640136718800000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[Volunteer Orientation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/volunteer-oreintation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/15/volunteer-oreintation Date: April 15, 2017

Want to get more involved at Brooklyn Bridge Park this year? Learn about our volunteer positions and their schedules!

Directions to find the group will be sent by email to registered volunteers only on the day before orientation.

Fill out a Volunteer Application and then log-in to your Volunteer Profile to sign-up for orientation on the calendar.

For more information, please email Karla Osorio-Perez at kosorio-perez@brooklynbridgepark.org.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 334 Furman Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-04-15 2017-04-15 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.69403178914900000, -73.99932694435100000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:00:24 EST
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/16/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/16/forest-crew Date: April 16, 2017

Forest Crew is open to community members who wish to drop in and volunteer on a weekly, bi-monthly, and monthly basis.

College and high school students, environmental enthusiasts, and those who are looking to enter the green-collar field are strongly encouraged to attend regularly and to view this as an apprenticeship opportunity. Consistency will be rewarded!

Priority registration will always be given to regular and repeat volunteers if attendance approaches program capacity.

Please RSVP here.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 3:30 pm

Contact phone: (212) 333-2552

Location: 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park)

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M037 Highbridge Park 2017-04-16 2017-04-16 1:00 pm 3:30 pm 40.85380172729500000, -73.92620086669900000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58d05a5a67417.JPG Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:44:56 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Stapleton Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/18/its-my-park-at-stapleton-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/18/its-my-park-at-stapleton-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 18, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Historic Tappen Park Community Trust for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will help clean and beautify Stapleton Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 592-9876

Location: Stapleton Playground

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R061 Stapleton Playground 2017-04-18 2017-04-18 9:00 am 4:00 pm 40.62325565730000000, -74.07964130390000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park. Start your Saturday mornings at this Bronx Park; help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.

Rain or shine, there will be something for everyone to do at this unique park!

Please note: Volunteers under 18- years-old are required to present a signed guardian’s consent to participate or have a chaperone present. Walk-ons are welcome!

RSVP:

Individuals and small groups are asked to register for the project by emailing dp.reynolds@verizon.net.

Groups of 15+ volunteers must submit a Group Request to join the Stewards for their weekly cleanups a month prior to desired date. Be sure to indicate on the form that you would like to work alongside the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 203-9164

Location: Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)

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X080 Henry Hudson Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Silver Lake Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-silver-lake-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-silver-lake-park Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Silver Lake Park Conservancy to help clean and beautify Silver Lake Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 561-6831

Location: Reservoir Bridge (in Silver Lake Park)

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R022 Silver Lake Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 8:00 am 2:00 pm 40.62750538007900000, -74.09353446960400000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Allison Pond Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-allison-pond-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-allison-pond-park Date: April 22, 2017

Join the Friends of Allison Pond Park as they clean up brush and dead tree dead branches, perform weeding, and work on new plantings.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Prospect Avenue and Brentwood Avenue (in Allison Pond Park)

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R052 Allison Pond Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 8:00 am 4:00 pm 40.63831534864300000, -74.10274819544500000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Athens Square - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-athens-square-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-athens-square-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Friends of Athens Square for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning the playground equipment at Athens Square Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 514-4626

Location: Athena Statue (in Athens Square)

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Q436 Athens Square 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.76752549411100000, -73.92251670360600000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Westerleigh Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-westerleigh-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-westerleigh-park Date: April 22, 2017

Please join the Westerleigh community in kicking off this spring with an Earth Day cleanup. Volunteers will help to clean and beautify Westerleigh Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 816-3235

Location: Near the bandstand (in Westerleigh Park)

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R029 Westerleigh Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.61979624878600000, -74.13454821705800000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Col. Young Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-col-young-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-col-young-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Colonel Young Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up and clean playground equipment at Col. Young Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the playground with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Col Charles Young Playground (in Col. Young Playground)

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M186 Col. Young Playground 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.81930160522461000, -73.93569946289062000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Clement Clarke Moore Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-clement-clarke-moore-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-clement-clarke-moore-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Friends of Clement Clarke Moore Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning the playground equipment at Clement Clarke Moore Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Clement Clarke Moore Park

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M257 Clement Clarke Moore Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.74660110473633000, -74.00430297851562000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Vesuvio Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-vesuvio-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-vesuvio-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join members of Green Below 14 for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning the playground equipment at Vesuvio Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Vesuvio Playground

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M069 Vesuvio Playground 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.72529983520508000, -74.00260162353516000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Eibs Pond Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-eibs-pond-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-eibs-pond-park Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season volunteer with Friends of Eibs Pond Park to help clean and beautify the the park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 445-7095

Location: Hanover Avenue and Palma Drive (in Eibs Pond Park)

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R124 Eibs Pond Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.61132177815300000, -74.08270585537000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:45:04 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Fresh Creek Nature Preserve]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-fresh-creek-nature-preserve http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-fresh-creek-nature-preserve Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Fresh Creek Association to spruce up Fresh Creek Nature Preserve. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 581-3941

Location: Park Entrance (in Fresh Creek Nature Preserve)

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B384 Fresh Creek Nature Preserve 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.64172427417600000, -73.87920570373500000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Weeping Beech Park and Daniel Cartre Beard Mall]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/beautify-historic-flushing-volunteer-program http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/beautify-historic-flushing-volunteer-program Date: April 22, 2017

Come volunteer with Beautify Historic Flushing on Earth Day! Volunteers will help with general cleanup and planting activities.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 359-0528

Location: Weeping Beech, Margaret I Carmen Green (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech),Bowne House (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech),Daniel Carter Beard Mall

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Q022 Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.76279830932617000, -73.82450103759766000; 40.76290130615234400, -73.82520294189453000; 40.76339721679687500, -73.82992553710938000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58b70c7f46553.jpg Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:30:22 EST
<![CDATA[Spring Citywide Stewardship Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/spring-citywide-stewardship-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/spring-citywide-stewardship-day Date: April 22, 2017

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team on April 22, Spring Citywide Stewardship Day! Tree care and stewardship are critical steps to ensuring the survival of our urban forest! Volunteers will be removing invasive species such as knotweed, mugwort, and porcelain berry which threaten the otherwise healthy forest. Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please bring your own water bottle. Space is limited and registration is required for this event.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: 7183925232

Location: Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park),Raoul Wallenberg Forest at 232 Street (in Riverdale Park),149th Avenue and Springfield Lane/Idlewild Park and Springfield Gardens

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M042, X142 Inwood Hill Park, Riverdale Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.86999893188476600, -73.92109680175781000; 40.88579940795898400, -73.91870117187500000; 40.65798282110000000, -73.75994324680000000 Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Astoria Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-astoria-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-astoria-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Astoria Park Alliance for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning the playground equipment at Charybdis Playground in Astoria Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 339-8142

Location: Astoria Park Field House (in Astoria Park)

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Q004 Astoria Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.77502492032400000, -73.92419397831000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Paul Raimonda Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-paul-raimonda-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-paul-raimonda-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Paul Raimonda Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning the playground equipment at Paul Raimonda Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 47th Street Entrance and 20th Avenue (in Paul Raimonda Playground)

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Q298 Paul Raimonda Playground 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 9:30 am 12:30 pm 40.77289962768555000, -73.89739990234375000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Bufano Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-bufano-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-bufano-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Mott Hall Community School for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will assist in cleaning the playground equipment at Bufano Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 430-4667

Location: Bufano Playground (in Bufano Park)

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X121 Bufano Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.83792679753500000, -73.83112633460000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Schmul Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-schmul-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-schmul-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Travis Civic Association for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will help clean and beautify the playground area at Schmul Park for Earth Day! We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Wild and Melvin Avenues (in Schmul Park)

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R045 Schmul Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.59009933471700000, -74.18859863281200000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at New Dorp Beach - Spring Cleaning 2017!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-new-dorp-beach http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-new-dorp-beach Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, in collaboration with NYC Parks Spring Cleaning Initiative, volunteer with Friends of Kivlehan to help clean and beautify the playground area at New Dorp Beach Park for Earth Day! We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (904) 415-3849

Location: New Dorp Lane and Cedar Grove Avenue (in Great Kills Park)

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R016 Great Kills Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.56447321330000000, -74.09757971760000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Murray Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-murray-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-murray-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Murray Playground Gardeners for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning the playground equipment at Murray Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: NY Korean SDA Church

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2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.74696510000000000, -73.94744270000000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Marcus Garvey Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-marcus-garvey-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-marcus-garvey-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Mount Morris Park Community Improvement Association for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean and beautify playgrounds at Marcus Garvey Park. We look forward to cleaning up the playgrounds with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 674-3313

Location: Children's Play Area (in Marcus Garvey Park)

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M058 Marcus Garvey Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.80626904145000000, -73.94430023431800000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Coffey Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-coffey-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-coffey-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Red Hook Conservancy for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up the playground equipment at Coffey Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Coffey Park Comfort Station (in Coffey Park)

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B077 Coffey Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 1:30 pm 40.67723464965820000, -74.00865173339844000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Mosholu Parkway]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-mosholu-parkway http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-mosholu-parkway Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Mosholu Parkland to help clean up the Jerome Plaza at Mosholu Parkway. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 371-3085

Location: Mosholu Parkway: Red Circle

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2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.88049253546200000, -73.88387152883600000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Hoover - Manton Playgrounds - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-hoover-manton-playgrounds-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-hoover-manton-playgrounds-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Briarwood Action Network for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will paint benches, clean play equipment, and rake leaves at Hoover - Manton Playgrounds. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Briarwood Playground

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Q379 Briarwood Playground 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.71030044555664000, -73.81109619140625000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Harlem River Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-harlem-river-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-harlem-river-park Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Harlem River Park Alliance to paint the storage house and clean up Harlem River Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 139th Street and Madison Avenue (in Harlem River Park)

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M208G Harlem River Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.81460189819336000, -73.93450164794922000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Herbert Von King Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-herbert-von-king-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-herbert-von-king-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join 500 Men Making A Difference for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up playground equipment at Herbert Von King Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 297-2365

Location: Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center (in Herbert Von King Park)

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B088 Herbert Von King Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.68989944458008000, -73.94670104980469000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Eleanor Roosevelt Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-eleanor-roosevelt-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-eleanor-roosevelt-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Eleanor Roosevelt Playground for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up and clean Eleanor Roosevelt Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 813-9149

Location: Park House (in Eleanor Roosevelt Playground)

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B359 Eleanor Roosevelt Playground 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.69275479107200000, -73.93581611915600000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Fulton Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-fulton-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-fulton-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Mid-Bedford Heights Lions Club for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up playground equipment at Fulton Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 331-9063

Location: St. Andrew's Playground

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B225 St. Andrew's Playground 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.67868550490000000, -73.94223806020000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Travers Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-travers-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-travers-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Travers Park/ ackson Heights Beautification Group for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will be cleaning the playground equipment at Travers Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Travers Park

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Q303 Travers Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.75400161743164000, -73.88929748535156000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Owl's Head Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-owls-head-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-owls-head-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Owl's Head Hort Group for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up playground equipment at Owl's Head Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 67th Street and Colonial Road (in Owl's Head Park)

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B066 Owl's Head Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.63952255249023400, -74.03029632568360000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Powell Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-powell-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-powell-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Glenmore Plaza Resident Association for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up and clean Powell Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 349-7605

Location: Powell Playground

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B156 Powell Playground 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 11:00 am 1:00 pm 40.67084362301500000, -73.90461663538700000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Thomas Greene Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-thomas-greene-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-thomas-greene-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Friends of Thomas Greene Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean and spruce up Thomas Greene Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 868-5332

Location: Entrance at 3rd Avenue and Douglass Street (in Thomas Greene Playground)

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B145 Thomas Greene Playground 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.68019866943359400, -73.98419952392578000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Beach 59th St Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-beach-59th-st-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-beach-59th-st-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Friends of B59th Street Playground for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean up the play equipment and create a garden at Beach 59th St Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 922-9927

Location: Flagpole in front of the comfort station (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)

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Q163 Rockaway Beach Boardwalk 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.58899315802600000, -73.78913271427100000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Virginia Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-virginia-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-virginia-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Loving the Bronx for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will paint benches and refresh the playground equipment for the summer months at Virginia Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 992-2860

Location: Virginia Park

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X148L1 Virginia Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.83349990844726600, -73.86209869384766000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:15:01 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at St. Mary's Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-st-marys-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-st-marys-park Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Coalicion Mexicana to clean areas of the park near the race track and paint benches at St. Mary's Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 600-1644

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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X045 St. Mary's Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 12:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.81140766880700000, -73.91422057151800000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:30:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Baisley Pond Park- Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-baisley-pond-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/its-my-park-at-baisley-pond-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 22, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Talent Youth Development Education and Entertainment for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will rake leaves, remove litter, and clean the play equipment at Baisley Pond Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 810-2442

Location: Sutphin Boulevard and Rockaway Boulevard (in Baisley Pond Park)

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Q005 Baisley Pond Park 2017-04-22 2017-04-22 12:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.67318308217100000, -73.78788125515000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:30:05 EDT
<![CDATA[Earth Day of Action at Stars of Hope Garden]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/earth-day-of-action-at-stars-of-hope-garden http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/earth-day-of-action-at-stars-of-hope-garden Date: April 22, 2017

This Earth Day, gather with your neighbors to help spruce up our community garden for the upcoming planting season.

Neighbors will be lending a hand to repair garden boxes and compost bins, redesign front garden entrance, and prune trees and grape vine.

Refreshments will be provided.

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Stars of Hope Community Garden

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2017-04-22 2017-04-22 12:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.71291800000000000, -73.98923810000000000 Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:00:03 EDT
<![CDATA[Hot Compost]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/hot-compost http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/22/hot-compost Date: April 22, 2017

Take your composting to the next level at this hands-on workshop! Learn to make and manage a “thermophilic” batch of compost—a pile that will heat up to kill weed seeds and pathogens—ready to use in as little as three months! Participants work together with NYC Compost Project staff to build a pile at our compost demo site.

Come ready to get dirty!

Registration is required.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 886-3800

Location: Queens Botanical Garden

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2017-04-22 2017-04-22 2:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.75149917602539000, -73.82620239257812000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58c6a07c37eac.JPG Thu, 16 Mar 2017 17:15:00 EDT