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 10:55:21 GMT <![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
<![CDATA[It's My Park at MacArthur Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-macarthur-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-macarthur-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 23, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Friends of 49th Street Playground for Spring Cleaning 2017! The volunteers will give the playground equipment at MacArthur Park a good spring cleaning. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: 9178688586

Location: Gen. Douglas MacArthur Park (in MacArthur Park)

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M256 MacArthur Park 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.75230026245117000, -73.96520233154297000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:30:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Lt. Lia Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-lt-lia-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-lt-lia-playground Date: April 23, 2017

This It's My Park season, join HEALTH for Youths for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will help beautify Lt. Lia Playground located on the corner of Wall Street and St. Marks place. We will be cleaning the park while preparing our plant area for spring!! We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:30 am

Contact phone: (347) 489-3060

Location: Wall Street and St. Marks Place (in Lt. Lia Playground)

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R111 Lt. Lia Playground 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 10:00 am 11:30 am 40.64333096315300000, -74.07913684845000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Morningside Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-morningside-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-morningside-park Date: April 23, 2017

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

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 112th Street and Manhattan Avenue (in Morningside Park)

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M056 Morningside Park 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.80244445800781000, -73.95873260498047000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Flushing Meadows Corona Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-flushing-meadows-corona-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-flushing-meadows-corona-park Date: April 23, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Queens Spanish Adventist Community Services to clean up around the unisphere fountain and the lake at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 572-4408

Location: Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)

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Q099 Flushing Meadows Corona Park 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.74638748168945000, -73.84501647949219000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Seward Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-seward-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-seward-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 23, 2017

This It's My Park season, join the Seward Park Conservancy for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean and paint the playground equipment, paint the benches, and spruce up the park. We look forward to sprucing up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 841-7224

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

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M082 Seward Park 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.71469200500700000, -73.98906803131100000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[Celebrate Earth Day at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/celebrate-earth-day-at-fort-tryon-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/celebrate-earth-day-at-fort-tryon-park Date: April 23, 2017

Celebrate Earth Day by being a great park steward—give back to the park by volunteering with the Friends Committee of the Fort Tryon Park Trust and NYC Parks at a Beautification Day.

Plants, tools, and gloves will be provided. Wear long pants and sturdy shoes.

Groups must RSVP by emailing info@FortTryonParkTrust.org by April 9.

Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.85929870605469000, -73.93409729003906000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58a4ba4dc9204.jpg Wed, 08 Mar 2017 18:30:24 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Laurelton Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-laurelton-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-laurelton-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 23, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Laurelton Playground Community Club for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean the play equipment at Laurelton Playground. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Laurelton Playground

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Q108 Laurelton Playground 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.67020034790039000, -73.73660278320312000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Leif Ericson Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-leif-ericson-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-leif-ericson-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 23, 2017

This It's My Park season, join P C Relationship for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will spruce up 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) 9721721

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

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B052 Leif Ericson Park 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 11:00 am 2:00 pm 40.63191245224100000, -74.01315426826500000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Stanley Isaacs Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-stanley-isaacs-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-stanley-isaacs-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 23, 2017

This It's My Park season, join members of the Upper Green Side for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will give Stanley Isaacs Playground a good spring cleaning! We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 759-6895

Location: Park Entrance (in Stanley Isaacs Playground)

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M192 Stanley Isaacs Playground 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.78330662282200000, -73.94441754166500000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at St. Nicholas Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-st-nicholas-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-st-nicholas-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 23, 2017

This It's My Park season, join members of the TRASH project and Friends of St. Nicholas Park for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will clean and beautify St. Nicholas's playgrounds. We look forward to cleaning up the playgrounds with you!

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (646) 353-6559

Location: West 135th Street Plaza (in St. Nicholas Park)

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M077 St. Nicholas Park 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 12:00 pm 2:00 pm 40.81710052490200000, -73.94799804687500000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:45:05 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Skyline Playground - Spring Cleaning 2017!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-skyline-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/its-my-park-at-skyline-playground Date: April 23, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with HEALTH for Youths with Spring Cleaning! Volunteers will beautify Skyline Playground. We will be doing a general clean up in the park as well as preparing out planting are for the spring! We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (347) 489-3060

Location: The Garden (in Skyline Playground)

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R123 Skyline Playground 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 1:00 pm 2:30 pm 40.63943562830000000, -74.08966360190000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/23/forest-crew Date: April 23, 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 2017-04-23 2017-04-23 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 Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: April 29, 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 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Raymond Bush Playground]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-raymond-bush-playground http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-raymond-bush-playground Date: April 29, 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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2017-04-29 2017-04-29 9:00 am 11:00 am 40.68650054931640600, -73.94159698486328000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Fresh Creek Nature Preserve]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-fresh-creek-nature-preserve http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-fresh-creek-nature-preserve Date: April 29, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Fresh Creek Association to spruce the park up by weeding at 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 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.64172427417600000, -73.87920570373500000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Marine Park Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/marine-park-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/marine-park-tree-planting Date: April 29, 2017

Please note: Registration for this event is full. You can sign up for the waitlist here.

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

Volunteer with the Natural Areas Conservancy and NYC Parks Stewardship Team to plant trees in Marine Park, Brooklyn! 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 to the event.

This event is co-sponsored by The Nature Conservancy and the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Seba Avenue Skate Park (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.58942594693900000, -73.92061948776200000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:00:24 EST
<![CDATA[2017 High Rock Challenge]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/2017-high-rock-challenge http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/2017-high-rock-challenge Date: April 29, 2017

Registration is now open! Join us in supporting the Greenbelt Conservancy.

During the High Rock Challenge, two-member teams run together along Greenbelt trails competing in mystery events and physical obstacles, which are located throughout the approximately 10K course. Events are cleverly designed and encourage teamwork as well as physical and mental stamina. Events are not revealed until race day when you’re on the course. The race is held in memory of NYPD Officer John Kelly.

Volunteer at the High Rock Challenge
Volunteers are needed to assist with refreshments and directing runners with challenges. Multiple locations and start times are available for 2017. To volunteer for any of our events you must be age 14 and older or accompanied with an adult if you're younger than 14. If you are interested in volunteering, please call (718) 667-2165, ext. 311, or email Jeanne.Paliswiat@parks.nyc.gov.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Henry Kaufman Campgrounds

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2017-04-29 2017-04-29 9:00 am 3:00 pm 40.59749186051900000, -74.11916279792800000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5882418f09177.png Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:30:02 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Catharine Turner Richardson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-catharine-turner-richardson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-catharine-turner-richardson-park Date: April 29, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Douglaston Garden Club to clean up and plant at Catharine Turner Richardson Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 831-6075

Location: Catharine Turner Richardson Park

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Q059 Catharine Turner Richardson Park 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 9:00 am 3:00 pm 40.76829910278320000, -73.74720001220703000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/green-team Date: April 29, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:22 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Udall's Park Preserve]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-udalls-park-preserve http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-udalls-park-preserve Date: April 29, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Udalls Cove Preservation Committee to clean up at Udall's Park Preserve. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 224-7256

Location: Parking Lot on Sandhill Road (in Udall's Park Preserve)

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Q452 Udall's Park Preserve 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.77367869259600000, -73.74501262147500000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Bell Malls]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-bell-malls http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-bell-malls Date: April 29, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Bayside Hills Civic Association to clean up Bell Malls. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Bell Malls

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2017-04-29 2017-04-29 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.75115440000000000, -73.76316440000000000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Springfield Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-springfield-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-springfield-park Date: April 29, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Volunteers for Springfield Park to plant garden beds and clean up Springfield Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Park House (in Springfield Park)

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Q107 Springfield Park 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.65969848632812500, -73.76339721679688000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Red Hook Recreation Area - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-red-hook-recreation-area-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-red-hook-recreation-area-spring-cleaning Date: April 29, 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 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 10:00 am 1:30 pm 40.67240142822265600, -74.00399780273438000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Rufus King Park - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-rufus-king-park-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-rufus-king-park-spring-cleaning Date: April 29, 2017

This It's My Park season, join Cultural Collaborative Jamaica for Spring Cleaning 2017! Volunteers will cleanup Rufus King Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Playground (in Rufus King Park)

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Q023 Rufus King Park 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.70398275107700000, -73.80341690778700000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Marine Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-marine-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/its-my-park-at-marine-park Date: April 29, 2017

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Marine Park Alliance to generally clean up at Marine Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Carmine Carro Community Center (in Marine Park)

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B057 Marine Park 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 10:00 am 4:00 pm 40.60794394557300000, -73.93746501207400000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Volunteer Orientation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/volunteer-orientation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/29/volunteer-orientation Date: April 29, 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: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 334 Furman Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-04-29 2017-04-29 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.69403178914900000, -73.99932694435100000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:00:24 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Ten Eyck Playground - Spring Cleaning!]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/30/its-my-park-at-ten-eyck-playground-spring-cleaning http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/30/its-my-park-at-ten-eyck-playground-spring-cleaning Date: April 30, 2017

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

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 844-7043

Location: Sprinkler (in Ten Eyck Playground)

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B311 Ten Eyck Playground 2017-04-30 2017-04-30 12:00 pm 5:00 pm 40.70896658544300000, -73.93863290548300000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/30/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/04/30/forest-crew Date: April 30, 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 2017-04-30 2017-04-30 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[Coastal Cleanup]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/04/coastal-cleanup http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/04/coastal-cleanup Date: May 4, 2017

Coastal Cleanup Volunteers give back to the community by helping us remove hundreds of pounds of trash from Pier 1 salt marshes and beaches. Scheduled times are according to low tides, from May through October.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Groups with 10 members or fewer are welcome to join in our 2-hour long Coastal Cleanup sessions. Space is limited. Please fill out a Coastal Cleanup Group Form to request a date.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-05-04 2017-05-04 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[Horticulture Volunteer Days]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/04/horticulture-volunteer-days http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/04/horticulture-volunteer-days Date: May 4, 2017

Help keep Queens Botanical Garden clean, green, and growing!

Join our horticulture staff for an engaging, educational event where you will learn gardening basics while working hands-on with our plants.

Registration is required; registration opens one month prior to the event. Participants must be 16 years old 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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2017-05-04 2017-05-04 1:00 pm 4:00 pm 40.75149917602539000, -73.82620239257812000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58c16630645d9.JPG Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:15:00 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/06/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/06/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: May 6, 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 2017-05-06 2017-05-06 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[Conference House Park Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/06/conference-house-park-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/06/conference-house-park-tree-planting Date: May 6, 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 Conference House 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. Please register here!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Billop Avenue and Main Street (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2017-05-06 2017-05-06 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.49907697804100000, -74.24353218078600000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58b9e452392ff.jpg Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Bush Terminal Piers Marsh Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/06/bush-terminal-piers-marsh-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/06/bush-terminal-piers-marsh-planting Date: May 6, 2017

Come restore Bush Terminal Piers Park with the Stewardship Team! We will be planting native marsh plants along the shore and cleaning up debris in this scenic coastal wetland. Come dressed in long pants, clothes that can dirty, and durable boots or sneakers. Please bring your own water bottle!

Volunteers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Bush Terminal Park

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BT15 Bush Terminal Park 2017-05-06 2017-05-06 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.65444807667800000, -74.01672906878700000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:44:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/06/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/06/green-team Date: May 6, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-05-06 2017-05-06 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[Conference House Park Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/07/conference-house-park-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/07/conference-house-park-tree-planting Date: May 7, 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 Conference House 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. Please register here.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Billop Avenue and Main Street (in Conference House Park)

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R006 Conference House Park 2017-05-07 2017-05-07 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.49907697804100000, -74.24353218078600000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58b9e4dce9f67.jpg Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:00:02 EDT
<![CDATA[Garden Volunteer Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/07/garden-volunteer-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/07/garden-volunteer-day Date: May 7, 2017

Once a month, 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 Mansion’s grounds 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 are 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 2017-05-07 2017-05-07 10:00 am 1:00 pm 40.83449935913086000, -73.93849945068360000 Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:29:53 EDT
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/07/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/07/forest-crew Date: May 7, 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 2017-05-07 2017-05-07 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[Cedar Grove Beach Tree Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/12/cedar-grove-beach-tree-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/12/cedar-grove-beach-tree-planting Date: May 12, 2017

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to plant trees in the forest near Cedar Grove Beach! 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: Parking Lot (in Great Kills Park)

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R016 Great Kills Park 2017-05-12 2017-05-12 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.56221980309400000, -74.09961903095200000 Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:15:00 EDT
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/13/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/13/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: May 13, 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 2017-05-13 2017-05-13 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/13/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/13/green-team Date: May 13, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-05-13 2017-05-13 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/14/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/14/forest-crew Date: May 14, 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 2017-05-14 2017-05-14 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 Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/20/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/20/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: May 20, 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 2017-05-20 2017-05-20 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Weeping Beech Park and Daniel Carter Beard Mall]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/20/beautify-historic-flushing-volunteer-program http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/20/beautify-historic-flushing-volunteer-program Date: May 20, 2017

Come volunteer with Beautify Historic Flushing this spring! Volunteers will help with general cleanup and planting.

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 2017-05-20 2017-05-20 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/58b70d51a3cb9.png Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:45:24 EST
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/20/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/20/green-team Date: May 20, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-05-20 2017-05-20 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[Spring It's My Park Day at Fort Tryon Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/21/its-my-park-day-at-fort-tryon-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/21/its-my-park-day-at-fort-tryon-park Date: May 21, 2017

Need volunteer hours for school or work? Want to help out in your neighborhood? Fort Tryon Park welcomes you! Help prep the park by assisting the Friends Committee and NYC Parks staff by painting, planting, weeding, and more!

Wear long pants and sturdy shoes. Tools and gloves will be provided.

Groups must RSVP by emailing info@FortTryonParkTrust.org by May 7.

Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2017-05-21 2017-05-21 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.85929870605469000, -73.93409729003906000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58a4c1a7b46bd.jpg Wed, 08 Mar 2017 18:30:24 EST
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/21/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/21/forest-crew Date: May 21, 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 2017-05-21 2017-05-21 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 Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/27/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/27/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: May 27, 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 2017-05-27 2017-05-27 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/27/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/27/green-team Date: May 27, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-05-27 2017-05-27 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[Volunteer Orientation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/27/volunteer-orientation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/27/volunteer-orientation Date: May 27, 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: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 334 Furman Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-05-27 2017-05-27 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.69403178914900000, -73.99932694435100000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:00:24 EST
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/28/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/05/28/forest-crew Date: May 28, 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 2017-05-28 2017-05-28 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[Coastal Cleanup]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/02/coastal-cleanup http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/02/coastal-cleanup Date: June 2, 2017

Coastal Cleanup Volunteers give back to the community by helping us remove hundreds of pounds of trash from Pier 1 salt marshes and beaches. Scheduled times are according to low tides, from May through October.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver on site and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Groups with 10 members or fewer are welcome to join in our 2-hour long Coastal Cleanup sessions. Space is limited. Please fill out a Coastal Cleanup Group Form to request a date.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-06-02 2017-06-02 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/03/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/03/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: June 3, 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 2017-06-03 2017-06-03 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/03/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/03/green-team Date: June 3, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-06-03 2017-06-03 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/04/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/04/forest-crew Date: June 4, 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 2017-06-04 2017-06-04 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 Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/10/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/10/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: June 10, 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 2017-06-10 2017-06-10 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[Alley Creek Salt Marsh Planting]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/10/alley-creek-salt-marsh-planting http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/10/alley-creek-salt-marsh-planting Date: June 10, 2017

Help the NYC Parks Stewardship Team and the Natural Areas Conservancy restore a vital and dynamic urban resource—the salt marshes of Alley Creek!

We need your help to plant native grasses at the site to help restore the degraded marsh and improve its capacity to support fish and other wildlife. Please come with work boots or sturdy shoes and long pants. Participants will need to walk up to ¼ mile over uneven terrain to access the site, but will be rewarded with a special opportunity to experience Alley Creek’s interior salt marshes.

Please note: Registration is required. Please register here.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232

Location: Alley Pond Environmental Center

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2017-06-10 2017-06-10 9:00 am 1:00 pm 40.76271040000000000, -73.75336500000000000 Wed, 04 Jan 2017 18:00:01 EST
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/10/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/10/green-team Date: June 10, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-06-10 2017-06-10 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/11/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/11/forest-crew Date: June 11, 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 2017-06-11 2017-06-11 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[Volunteer Orientation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/11/volunteer-orientation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/11/volunteer-orientation Date: June 11, 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 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: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 334 Furman Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-06-11 2017-06-11 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.69403178914900000, -73.99932694435100000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/17/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/17/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: June 17, 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 2017-06-17 2017-06-17 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Weeping Beech Park and Daniel Carter Beard Mall]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/17/beautify-historic-flushing-volunteer-program http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/17/beautify-historic-flushing-volunteer-program Date: June 17, 2017

Help Beautify Historic Flushing with clean-up and planting activities.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 359-0528

Location: Bowne House (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech)

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Q022 Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech 2017-06-17 2017-06-17 9:00 am 12:00 pm 40.76290130615234400, -73.82520294189453000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58b70e5f17950.jpg Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:45:24 EST
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/17/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/17/green-team Date: June 17, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-06-17 2017-06-17 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/18/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/18/forest-crew Date: June 18, 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 2017-06-18 2017-06-18 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 Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/24/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/24/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: June 24, 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 2017-06-24 2017-06-24 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/24/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/24/green-team Date: June 24, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-06-24 2017-06-24 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[Fort Tryon Park Beautification Day]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/25/fort-tryon-park-beautification-day http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/25/fort-tryon-park-beautification-day Date: June 25, 2017

Wear long pants and sturdy shoes and join the Friends Committee of the Fort Tryon Park Trust at its monthly beautification days. Activities will include some or all of the following: painting, planting preparations, planting, weeding, and more.

Tools and gloves will be provided.

Groups must RSVP by emailing info@FortTryonParkTrust.org by June 11.

Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 795-1388

Location: Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)

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M029 Fort Tryon Park 2017-06-25 2017-06-25 10:00 am 2:00 pm 40.85929870605469000, -73.93409729003906000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58a4c2c966626.jpg Wed, 08 Mar 2017 18:30:24 EST
<![CDATA[Forest Crew]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/25/forest-crew http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/25/forest-crew Date: June 25, 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 2017-06-25 2017-06-25 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[Volunteer Orientation]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/25/volunteer-orientation http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/06/25/volunteer-orientation Date: June 25, 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: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: 334 Furman Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-06-25 2017-06-25 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.69403178914900000, -73.99932694435100000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST
<![CDATA[It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/07/01/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/07/01/its-my-park-at-henry-hudson-park Date: July 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 2017-07-01 2017-07-01 8:00 am 12:00 pm 40.88240051269531000, -73.91840362548828000 Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:45:25 EST
<![CDATA[Green Team]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/07/01/green-team http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/07/01/green-team Date: July 1, 2017

The Green Team provides essential horticultural care to Brooklyn Bridge Park, including planting, mulching, and removing invasive plants. The Green Team is a wonderful opportunity to learn about gardening, enjoying nature, and making the park look its best.

All volunteers must fill out a waiver onsite and submit it before any activity begins. Volunteers 18 years old or younger should submit their waiver signed by a parent or guardian; volunteers 16 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No experience necessary.

New volunteers, please complete this form to RSVP.

Registered volunteers, please log-in to your volunteer profile to schedule yourself.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)

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B431 Brooklyn Bridge Park 2017-07-01 2017-07-01 10:00 am 12:00 pm 40.70169830322265600, -73.99690246582031000 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:15:23 EST