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East Side Revival
Tuesday Youth Corps
Wednesday Corps
Thursday Corps
Weekend Woodland Corps
Weekend Volunteer Corps
Friends of the Berms
Litter Patrol Volunteer
Nature's Helpers
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Ongoing Events

Prospect Park is home to many types of engaging volunteer opportunities. Weekly events occur regularly, with the exception of holidays and holiday weekends. Please read below for details regarding each event.

If you have questions, please contact the Volunteer Office at (718) 287-3400 or email us at volunteers@prospectpark.org.


East Side Revival

East Side RevivalMondays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The East Side Revival helps beautify two of the Park’s most elegant locations: the Vale of Cashmere and the Rose Garden.

 Meet on the east side of the Park at the Vale of Cashmere Pump House

REGISTER HERE

Tuesday Youth Corps
Check back in Spring 2015 for future dates
Tuesday Youth Corps is a new chance for Brooklyn teens to volunteer in Prospect Park with other teenagers. Each week, Prospect Park staff will lead the volunteer team to take on a unique, challenging project in the Park, ranging from painting benches to landscaping work such as invasive plant removal, mulching, weeding, path edging and litter removal. By working collaboratively on varied jobs, the teen volunteers will also develop personal and professional skills.

Meet at Picnic House parking lot

REGISTER HERE

Wednesday Corps

Wednesday Corps

Wednesdays, 10 a.m. –1 p.m.
The Wednesday Corps volunteers are dedicated to keeping the southeast section of the Park beautiful through a variety of horticulture and clean-up tasks.  Work locations include the lakeshore, the Audubon Center, and Lefferts Historic House.

 Audubon Center         Lefferts Historic House

REGISTER HERE to receive a weekly update with the specific meeting location.
 

Thursday Corps

Thursday CorpsThursdays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The Thursday Corps volunteers perform a multitude of different projects throughout Prospect Park as needed. The event takes place at a different location every week helping in a variety of landscape and horticultural projects.

REGISTER HERE
 

Weekend Woodland Corps

Weekend Woodlands CorpsSaturdays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The Weekend Woodland Corps is a team of volunteers committed to the continued restoration and revitalization of Prospect Park’s 250 acres of forest.

 Meet at the Picnic House parking lot

REGISTER HERE

Weekend Volunteer Corps

Weekend Volunteer CorpsSelect weekends throughout 2014, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Help the environment in your community. Typical tasks include: sprucing up gardens; clearing fence lines; painting fences & benches; weeding; spreading mulch; sweeping and clearing pathways; and removing trash.

 Sunday, April 27: Meet at Lincoln Road entrance

 Sunday, May 11: Meet at Picnic House parking lot

 Saturday, June 7: Meet at Parkside & Ocean Avenue entrance

 Sunday, June 15: 
               Meet near the arch on the side closer to the Brooklyn Public Library at
               Grand Army Plaza

 Sunday, June 22: Meet at Park Circle

 Sunday, July 13: Meet at Plaza Street and Vanderbilt Avenue

 Sunday, July 20: Boathouse

 Saturday, August 2: Meet at Parkside & Ocean Avenue entrance

 Sunday, August 10: Meet at 3rd Street entrance

 Saturday, September 13: Meet at Lincoln Road entrance

Interested in bringing a group? Please visit our Community Groups or Corporate Groups pages.
REGISTER HERE
 

Friends of the Berms
Saturdays, Monthly: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Join your neighbors from Prospect Heights and Park Slope for our monthly clean-u
day in the Plaza Street Berms. Adults and supervised children are welcome.

 Meet at Plaza Street & Vanderbilt Avenue

REGISTER HERE


Litter Patrol Volunteer

Little Patrol VolunteerIf you are looking for an opportunity with more flexibility, help keep the Park litter-free! Gloves, garbage bags, and grabbers provided. All volunteers must pre-arrange a date and time by calling (718) 287-3400.

 Meet at the Eastwood Building
 

Nature's Helpers

Nature's HelpersSaturdays & Sundays, 2 – 3 p.m.
Spend time outside enjoying nature while helping to keep the Park clean. Families can take a tour of the Park and its waterways and help keep it clean along the way. Gloves, garbage bags and trash grabbers will be provided. 

Locations at Pop-Up Audubon >

 


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