Parks

Get Involved with Your Park – Workshop December 11

Get Involved with Your Park – Workshop December 11

GET INVOLVED WITH YOUR PARK Do you want to make a difference in your community and support or care for a park near you? At this workshop, we will share all of the ways that people can get involved with […]

by · November 28, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
Developing Business Partnerships Workshop – November 13

Developing Business Partnerships Workshop – November 13

REGISTER HERE to attend Developing Business Partnerships on Monday 11/13! In this workshop, you’ll gain the skills to build strong relationships with small and large businesses. Learn how to engage local businesses in the work of your park group, including providing in-kind donations, supporting […]

by · November 6, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
Creating Park Programs: Innovative Ideas to Engage Community Workshop – November 8

Creating Park Programs: Innovative Ideas to Engage Community Workshop – November 8

REGISTER HERE to attend Creating Park Programs: Innovative Ideas to Engage Community on Wednesday 11/8! ** Please note, the title of this session has been changed from “Planning Park Events” to more accurately reflect the content of this session. It is not yet updated on the registration […]

by · November 5, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
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MAYOR DE BLASIO ANNOUNCES 11 SITES ADDED TO COMMUNITY PARKS INITIATIVE

MAYOR DE BLASIO ANNOUNCES 11 SITES ADDED TO COMMUNITY PARKS INITIATIVE NYC Parks Community Parks Initiative will now fully reconstruct 67 total sites reaching 500K New Yorkers who live within a short walk of one of these parks Mayor Bill […]

by · September 26, 2017 · News, Parks
Partnerships Academy Workshop: NYC Street Resources

Partnerships Academy Workshop: NYC Street Resources

REGISTER HERE to attend NYC Street Tree Resources on Monday 10/2! This workshop is FREE to attend and dinner will be provided! Join us on Monday 10/2 from 6:30 – 8:30pm at Bushwick Inlet Park Building (Kent Ave & N 9th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249). Did you know that there are over 220,000 […]

by · September 21, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
City Parks Foundation Announces Fall 2017 Season of CityParks Senior Fitness

City Parks Foundation Announces Fall 2017 Season of CityParks Senior Fitness

CITY PARKS FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES FALL 2017 SEASON OF CITYPARKS SENIORS FITNESS Free Yoga, Tennis & Fitness Walking Instruction in 16 parks September 18 – October 27, 2017 New York, NY — City Parks Foundation welcomes all New Yorkers, 60 and […]

Partnerships for Parks Presents: Get Involved With Your Park Workshop – 9/18

Partnerships for Parks Presents: Get Involved With Your Park Workshop – 9/18

REGISTER HERE to attend our upcoming Partnerships Academy Workshop, Get Involved with Your Park on Monday 9/18! Our expert speakers will include: Hannah Gall, Volunteer Program Director, Partnerships for Parks Gretha Suarez, Outreach Coordinator, Partnerships for Parks Justin Mashia, Founder, Bronx Sole and special guest, Bronx Parks Commissioner Iris […]

by · August 30, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
Staten Island Parks Workshop – September 9

Staten Island Parks Workshop – September 9

by · August 15, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
Elected Officials and the City Allocated $3.6 Million for Renovations at Waring Playground

Elected Officials and the City Allocated $3.6 Million for Renovations at Waring Playground

Senator Jeff Klein, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. & Council Member Ritchie Torres join Bronx Parks Commissioner Iris Rodriguez-Rosa to announce a joint funding project to reconstruct Waring Playground and Basketball Court Elected officials and the city allocated $3.6 […]

by · August 10, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
City Parks Foundation Kicks-Off Free Summer Sports Programs for NYC Youth

City Parks Foundation Kicks-Off Free Summer Sports Programs for NYC Youth

CITY PARKS FOUNDATION KICKS-OFF FREE SUMMER SPORTS PROGRAMS FOR NYC YOUTH Programs include Tennis, Golf, Soccer, Track & Field and Multi-Sport/Fitness Instruction in NYC Parks Registration still open for programs in 11 Bronx Parks  New York, NY — City Parks Foundation […]

Ground Breaking of Saw Mill Playground – July 24th

Ground Breaking of Saw Mill Playground – July 24th

by · July 22, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
Bronx River Estuary Paddle – August 5th

Bronx River Estuary Paddle – August 5th

Register here! Journey through the lower segments of the Bronx via canoe traveling south and back passing along Concrete Plant Park, Hunts Point Riverside Park and Soundview Park on this urban adventure. Travel to the connecting Long Island Sound and […]

by · July 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Parks
City Parks Foundation Seeks Participants for Free “Family Adventure Race”

City Parks Foundation Seeks Participants for Free “Family Adventure Race”

Calling All Adventurous Families! CITY PARKS FOUNDATION SEEKS PARTICIPANTS FOR ITS FREE “FAMILY ADVENTURE RACE” Supported by New York Road Runners July 3, 2017 — New York, NY — City Parks Foundation’s “Family Adventure Race” is an exciting, parent-child race that incorporates […]

Art in the Park Returns at Joyce Kilmer Park

Art in the Park Returns at Joyce Kilmer Park

Art in the Park Returns by David Greene The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation has teamed up with UNIQLO Global for another year of Art in the Parks. Local artists were given grants to produce art in […]

by · July 4, 2017 · Arts and Culture, Parks, Photos
ILLEGAL BAR-B-QUE’S START EARLY ALONG MOSHOLU PARKWAY

ILLEGAL BAR-B-QUE’S START EARLY ALONG MOSHOLU PARKWAY

Pictured: A man and woman prepare an illegal grill along Mosholu Parkway North.

by · July 3, 2017 · Local News, News, Parks