Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Volunteering Opportunity on May 5th: I Love My Park Day

Team--

I hope everyone is enjoying the warmer weather! Oh, this just came up: Show your appreciation for our Riverbank State Park and its programs by volunteering for "I Love My Park Day" this Saturday. The following is more information about the volunteering opportunity.

I Love My Park Day 

Saturday, May 5, 2018 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Riverbank State Park (Denny Farrell Riverbank State Park) (212) 694-3600

Registration: 

https://ptny.wufoo.com/forms/z15oaxwx0j8pijk/ 

Project 1:Beautification of the park by removing unwanted weeds around the complex buildings that house aquatics, athletics, maintenance and cultural. Sweep up leaves and debris. Clean all outer windows Put all debris in plastic bags for removal. Plant flowers around the raised planters where trees are. Bag all debris for pick up. All ages welcome. Please bring water and snack. Wear work clothes

Project 2: Remove twigs and debris round aquatics complex - Clean windows. Remove twigs and debris round pool lawn trim grass area .Bag all debris. Stage and paint shellac sea-rails. Paint rails around the track and field. All ages welcome. Please bring water and snack. Wear work clothes

Project 3:Beautifying the Park Remove weeds from around raised planters; boarders and planters -Clear drains put debris in bags - Remove weeds along the raised planters - Remove debris from service road grass area leading to 138th - Street (along the highway) remove all debris. Add flowers, along roadway flower beds. Trim hedges around the tennis court area. All ages welcome. Please bring water and snack. Wear work clothes

For questions about this event: 
Call: 212-694-3637
Email: travis.berry@parks.ny.gov
Registration: Required