Fall Citywide Stewardship Day


Cause Areas

When

Sat Oct 22, 2016, 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

CitywideVarious Locations in NYCNew York City, NY 10000

About

Tree care and stewardship are critical steps to ensuring the survival of our urban forest. Join the Stewardship Team on Saturday, October 22nd for a day dedicated to service to our urban parkland. We will be hosting opportunities in all five boroughs for individuals, groups, and families to come out and help care for our urban forests. Volunteers will be trained in identifying and removing harmful flora that threaten our native young trees and shrubs, and provide protection for years to come. Please do not wear opened toed shoes or sandals. Please wear either boots or durable sneakers only. Long pants are highly recommended. Please wear clothes that can get muddy or dirty. Space is limited and registration is required for this event.

We are currently accepting volunteers in the following locations:

-Canarsie Park, Brooklyn

Meeting location: Seaview Avenue & East 108th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11236

-Conference House Park, Staten Island

Meeting Location: Conference House Park Vistor's Center, 298 Satterlee Street, Staten Island, NY 10307

-Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan

Meeting Location: Seaman Avenue & Isham Street, New York, NY, 10034

-Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

Meeting Location: Albert H. Mauro Playground, 73 Terrace and Park Drive East, Queens, NY, 11367

Feel free to check out the link below for more information:

https://www.nycgovparks.org/reg/stewardship/2379

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Up to 4 hours preferred
  • Ability to lift at least 15lbs.
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