Outreach Coordinators, or OCs, as we call them, can connect groups to NYC Park leaders, arrange tools for clean-up projects, and show you the best ways to care for your park, among their many talents. Want to start a Friends group? Organize an event? Raise money? Your OC has the answers. Meet your OCs here.
Parks are truly democratic spaces where people from all cultures and communities can relax and play together for free. In a new guide, prepared by PfP for the Immigrants and Parks Collaborative, we offer our recommendations for how to ensure that members of immigrant communities are included in your group’s park advocacy, stewardship, and programming efforts.
There will be hundreds of new residents in Western Queens: street trees! And in the communities of Astoria, Woodside, Long Island City, and Sunnyside, community members are stepping up to care for these newcomers and ensure their longevity for many springs to come with the Greening Western Queens project.
03.20.12 | No Comments
Every year, City Parks Foundation holds the CityParks Senior Fitness Banquet to raise funds for free senior fitness programs. On March 15, 2012, the banquet was held at B.B. Kings Restaurant & Blues Club and here are some of the highlights.
02.07.12 | No Comments
Ever wonder what it is like behind the curtain of a puppet show? We take you backstage the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre to show you what Little Miss Muffet’s Monster-Sitting Service is all about.