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Wake-Up Walk at Poe Park

Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

Date: September 17, 2019

Get your morning started with our wake-up walk around Poe Park.

For adults.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

2019-09-17
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Kids Summer Morning Recreation

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 17, 2019

Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options. Physical activities will take place outdoors. Tabletop activities may be indoors or outdoors.

For ages 6-12.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-17
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Hispanic Heritage Exhibition

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
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Date: September 17, 2019

The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents a Hispanic Heritage exhibition featuring the work of artists whose art tells of the political and social struggles of Latinos, as well as pride in tradition and the beauty of the Hispanic culture.

Through the mediums of photography, paintings, mixed media, sculpture, words, and film their stories emerge.

The exhibition is open on Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. through Saturday, September 28.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-17
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Textile Arts: Characters and Things

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 17, 2019

Create your own drawn and cut out characters using textile materials such as yarns, felts, and fabrics. (Adults)

July: Make and Embellish Your Character

August: Make Crochet Chain Bracelet

September: Make Easy, Half Double Crochet Pot Holder

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-17
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Gallery Tour

Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill)
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Date: September 17, 2019

Tour Glyndor Gallery with Wave Hill’s Curatorial Assistant or Gallery Greeter to get an insider’s view of the current exhibition. A flower’s life cycle of budding, blooming and pollinating, as well as its process of decay, strongly echoes the human condition. The exhibition Figuring the Floral features artists who apply this symbolism to their work—touching on race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexual orientation, aging, and other facets of identity.

Participating artists are Derrick Adams, Nicole Awai, Bahar Behbahani, Christian Ruiz Berman, Sanford Biggers, Cecile Chong, Max Colby, Abigail DeVille, Valerie Hegarty, Christopher K. Ho and Kevin Zucker, Diana Lozano, Natalia Nakazawa, Ebony G. Patterson, Bundith Phunsombatlert, Lina Puerta, Simonette Quamina, David Rios Ferreira, Alexandria Smith, Katherine Toukhy, Lina Iris Viktor, William Villalongo and Saya Woolfalk.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill)

2019-09-17
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Kids and Families Le Petit Art

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 17, 2019

Have fun creating tiny art to take home or give as a gift. Make tiny stuffed felt animals and other things. (All ages)

July: Stuffed Felt Animals

August: Miniature Art

September: Beads and Baubles

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-17
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Wake-Up Walk at Poe Park

Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

Date: September 18, 2019

Get your morning started with our wake-up walk around Poe Park.

For adults.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

2019-09-18
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Kids Summer Morning Recreation

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 18, 2019

Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options. Physical activities will take place outdoors. Tabletop activities may be indoors or outdoors.

For ages 6-12.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-18
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Hispanic Heritage Exhibition

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
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Date: September 18, 2019

The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents a Hispanic Heritage exhibition featuring the work of artists whose art tells of the political and social struggles of Latinos, as well as pride in tradition and the beauty of the Hispanic culture.

Through the mediums of photography, paintings, mixed media, sculpture, words, and film their stories emerge.

The exhibition is open on Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. through Saturday, September 28.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-18
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Special Express Arts

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 18, 2019

This art program engages special needs adults through art for self-expression. This is a mixed media art class where participants will use multiple mediums to create work they can feel proud of. Groups must schedule in advance to assure accommodations for your visit and participation.

For special needs adults.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-18
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Garden Highlights Walk

Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)
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Date: September 18, 2019

Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for a public tour of seasonal garden highlights.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 1:45 pm

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)

2019-09-18
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Chair Aerobics for Seniors

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 18, 2019

Seniors participate in light workouts that are modified for their unique needs.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-18
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Kids and Families Recycle to Art

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 18, 2019

We will use recyclable materials to create fun projects with the participants.

July: Cardboard and Floss Dolls

August: Cardboard Circle Weaving

September: Tape Resist Art

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-18
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Wake-Up Walk at Poe Park

Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

Date: September 19, 2019

Get your morning started with our wake-up walk around Poe Park.

For adults.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

2019-09-19
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Kids Summer Morning Recreation

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 19, 2019

Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options. Physical activities will take place outdoors. Tabletop activities may be indoors or outdoors.

For ages 6-12.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-19
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Hispanic Heritage Exhibition

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
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Date: September 19, 2019

The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents a Hispanic Heritage exhibition featuring the work of artists whose art tells of the political and social struggles of Latinos, as well as pride in tradition and the beauty of the Hispanic culture.

Through the mediums of photography, paintings, mixed media, sculpture, words, and film their stories emerge.

The exhibition is open on Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. through Saturday, September 28.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-19
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Special Express Arts

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 19, 2019

This art program engages special needs adults through art for self-expression. This is a mixed media art class where participants will use multiple mediums to create work they can feel proud of. Groups must schedule in advance to assure accommodations for your visit and participation.

For special needs adults.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-19
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Garden Highlights Walk

Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)
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Date: September 19, 2019

Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for a public tour of seasonal garden highlights.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 1:45 pm

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)

2019-09-19
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Wake-Up Walk at Poe Park

Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

Date: September 20, 2019

Get your morning started with our wake-up walk around Poe Park.

For adults.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

2019-09-20
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Tiny Tots Stories and Art

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 20, 2019

Join us for nursery rhymes, stories and poems, and arts for learning fun.

  • July: Nursery Rhymes and Art
  • August: Tiny Songs and Art
  • September: Tiny Poems and Art

For toddlers.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-20
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Kids Summer Morning Recreation

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 20, 2019

Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options. Physical activities will take place outdoors. Tabletop activities may be indoors or outdoors.

For ages 6-12.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-20
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Hispanic Heritage Exhibition

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
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Date: September 20, 2019

The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents a Hispanic Heritage exhibition featuring the work of artists whose art tells of the political and social struggles of Latinos, as well as pride in tradition and the beauty of the Hispanic culture.

Through the mediums of photography, paintings, mixed media, sculpture, words, and film their stories emerge.

The exhibition is open on Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. through Saturday, September 28.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-20
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Special Express Arts

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 20, 2019

This art program engages special needs adults through art for self-expression. This is a mixed media art class where participants will use multiple mediums to create work they can feel proud of. Groups must schedule in advance to assure accommodations for your visit and participation.

For special needs adults.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-20
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Garden Highlights Walk

Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)
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Date: September 20, 2019

Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for a public tour of seasonal garden highlights.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 1:45 pm

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill)

2019-09-20
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Special Express Writers Workshop

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 20, 2019

Special needs adults with writing ability will work on writing memoirs, stories, and poems. This is a workshop with a goal to produce writing for public reading.

  • July: Childhood Memoir
  • August: A Favorite Day
  • September: Bronx Memories

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-20
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Kids and Families Seasonal Arts and Crafts

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 20, 2019

Participants make fun things inspired by the summer season.

  • July: Twirling Ribbon Sticks
  • August: Nature Diorama Paints on Stones
  • September: Skyline Silhouette Art

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-20
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Movies Under the Stars: Aladdin

Vidalia Park
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Date: September 20, 2019

Join NYC Parks and the New York City's Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film.

A street rat pursues the princess of Agrabah with the help of a powerful genie who can grant him three wishes. His primary opponent is a melevolent sorcerer who serves as the city's grand vizier and the chief advisor to the Sultan.

Know Before You Go
Grab a blanket or towel and come enjoy a movie in the park. Glass bottles and alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited. You should arrive before 8:00 p.m. to get your spot. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on. Reservations are not taken, so space is available on a first come first served basis. All are welcome!

Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility.

Start time: 8:00 pm

End time: 10:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 430-1825

Location: Vidalia Park

2019-09-20
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Hispanic Heritage Exhibition

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
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Date: September 21, 2019

The Poe Park Visitor Center proudly presents a Hispanic Heritage exhibition featuring the work of artists whose art tells of the political and social struggles of Latinos, as well as pride in tradition and the beauty of the Hispanic culture. Through the mediums of photography, paintings, mixed media, sculpture, words, and film their stories emerge.

The exhibition is open on Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. through Saturday, September 28.

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-21
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It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)

Date: September 21, 2019

Join the Stewards of Henry Hudson Park as they start their Saturday mornings rain or shine with fun green projects such as raking leaves, planting, mulching and more to build community.

Group of 10+ must contact group leader and volunteers under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult or present a parental/guardian consent form (available via group leader).

For details contact dp.reynolds@verizon.net and stewardsofhenryhudson.org.

Start time: 8:30 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: (347) 203-9164

Location: Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park)

2019-09-21
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Wake-Up Walk at Poe Park

Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

Date: September 21, 2019

Get your morning started with our wake-up walk around Poe Park.

For adults.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 9:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Grand Concourse and 192 Street (in Poe Park)

2019-09-21
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Shape Up NYC: Latin Dance Fitness

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)
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Date: September 21, 2019

Join Shape Up NYC for a full-body workout at our Latin Dance Fitness classes - functional fitness through dance movements.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-21
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Kids Summer Morning Recreation

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 21, 2019

Kids will engage in fun tabletop games and physical activities. Kids may select their activity from available options. Physical activities will take place outdoors. Tabletop activities may be indoors or outdoors.

For ages 6-12.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 10:30 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-21
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Edenwald Green Neighborhood - Seton Falls Park Forest Restoration

Crawford Avenue and Palmer Avenue (in Seton Falls Park)
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Date: September 21, 2019

Join NYC Parks Stewardship's monthly Green Neighborhood event in Seton Falls Park in The Bronx! Volunteers will learn how to identify and safely remove invasive plants in order to help create a healthier ecosystem.

Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Volunteers are also encouraged to bring their own water bottles.

Please note: Space is limited and registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 392-5232 x122

Location: Crawford Avenue and Palmer Avenue (in Seton Falls Park)

2019-09-21
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It's My Park at Fort Independence Playground

Fort Independence Park House (in Fort Independence Playground)

Date: September 21, 2019

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Jerome Park Friends and Neighbors with their various volunteer projects along the Jerome Reservoir area.

No previous experience necessary. Volunteers under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult or present a parental/guardian consent form (available via group leader). We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: 917-841-6032

Location: Fort Independence Park House (in Fort Independence Playground)

2019-09-21
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International Coastal Cleanup 2019

Lafayette Avenue and Morrison Avenue (in Soundview Park)
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Date: September 21, 2019

Help the Bronx River Alliance remove waterfront debris to improve the health of the river and the Long Island Sound.

Register online.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 430-4665

Location: Lafayette Avenue and Morrison Avenue (in Soundview Park)

2019-09-21
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Shape Up Zumba with Pascal

Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

Date: September 21, 2019

Join Shape Up NYC for a whole-body fitness workout that focuses on building strength, health/well-being, and balance through dance for adults.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 365-5516

Location: Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park)

2019-09-21
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Crotona Park 5K New York Unity Race

Crotona Tennis House (in Crotona Park)
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Date: September 21, 2019

In the spirit of unity, which can start with good sportsmanship, Crotona Park Running Club, Inc., a Bronx running club and a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization will host the second annual New York Unity Race. Members of the NYPD and the community will run a 5K race (approximately 3.1 miles) on a predefined course in Crotona Park.

Additionally, Crotona Park 5K will distribute focus-group-tested literature, together with other giveaways to help cultivate a healthy relationship between the NYPD and the community it serves!

Participation in the 5K Run/Walk is $15.00. Kids 12 & Under FREE.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:30 am

Contact phone: 877-721-4793

Location: Crotona Tennis House (in Crotona Park)

2019-09-21
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Fitness in the Park

Stars and Stripes Playground (in Seton Falls Park)

Date: September 21, 2019

Join the Seton Falls Park Preservation Coalition for Saturday morning 'Fitness in the Park' light exercise sessions. Water will be provided to all participants.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:30 pm

Contact phone: 917-544-8859

Location: Stars and Stripes Playground (in Seton Falls Park)

2019-09-21
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It's My Park at Brust Park

Upper Brust Park Greystone Avenue Entrance (in Brust Park)

Date: September 21, 2019

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Stewards of Brust Park to help with horticulture and general clean at the upper section of the park.

No previous experience necessary. Groups of 10+ please contact stewardsofbrustpark@gmail.com.

Check out our facebook page @Stewards Of Brust Park and send us a message if you have any quesitons. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (347) 482-1700

Location: Upper Brust Park Greystone Avenue Entrance (in Brust Park)

2019-09-21
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