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November 2017

Compost Workday

November 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
East River Park Compost Yard, FDR Drive btwn Jackson St. and Cherry St.
New York, NY 10002 United States
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Volunteer with one of New York City’s oldest community composting programs! The Lower East Side Ecology Center in partnership with the NYC Compost Project diverts over 450 tons of food scraps from landfills annually. Food scraps are collected locally and then processed into compost at the East River Park Compost Yard. The finished compost is then used for community greening projects to revitalize tree beds and soils across the city. The Ecology Center and the NYC Compost Project currently seek…

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December 2017

Workshop for New Volunteers: How to Get Involved With Your Park

December 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Arsenal in Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue
Manhattan, NY United States
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Do you want to make a difference in your community and support or care for a park near you? At Partnerships for Parks, we help people, organizations, and government work together to support NYC parks, gardens, trees, and other green spaces. At this workshop, we will share all of the ways that people can get involved with supporting parks. Topics will include: Who you need to know in NYC Parks How you and your neighbors can spruce up your park…

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