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October 2016

Greenpoint Playground Halloween Week

October 26, 2016 @ 10:00 am - October 27, 2016 @ 12:00 pm

Join us in Greenpoint Playground as we create an urban pumpkin patch. Face painting, pumpkin decorating, and fall-themed snacks await! Meet us on Wednesday, October 26, and Thursday, October 27, from 10 to noon.

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November 2016

River cleanup in Transmitter Park

November 12, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Transmitter Park, 2 Greenpoint Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Join us on Saturday to de-litter the water’s edge in Transmitter! While the park just received two new OSA garbage cans to make it easier to keep it clean, the lawns and the rocks capture a lot of floating debris brought over by East River currents. Let’s clean it up! The weather is looking perfect: 52′ and sunny. We hope to see you there. Please wear closed-toe shoes with good traction. Tools (and water and snacks!) will be provided. Where:…

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December 2016

Park Stewards Meeting – Transmitter Park & American Playground

December 1, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
PencilWorks, 61 Greenpoint Ave
Brooklyn, United States

Join us for a meeting of current and future volunteers, park stewards, and activists! OSA’s Greenpoint Parks Stewardship Program will present on recent achievements, planned programming, and ways of engagement. Together, we will brainstorm how we can make our neighborhood parks and playgrounds better. We will conclude the meeting having determined the next steps to creating two community-driven, OSA-supported groups in Transmitter Park and American Playground. RSVP here

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January 2017

Friends of Transmitter Park – 2nd organizational meeting

January 11, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
St. John’s Lutheran Church, 155 Milton St
Brooklyn, 11222 United States

Come join the newly formed park group as we discuss new developments affecting the park, community preferencing, prioritizing park needs, and form committees. Refreshments will be served. Please visit transmitterpark.org for more details!

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The Inaugural Leaf Clearance

January 28, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McCarren Park, Driggs Ave & Union Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11249 11249

This Saturday, attend an inaugural event at which you can make a difference! Everyone is welcome to help us clear the park of its leaf cover. Tools and gloves will be provided, and we will have drinks and snacks! When: Saturday, January 28, 10 am – 12 noon Where: McCarren Park – NW corner of the track (by Driggs Avenue) Forecast: Mostly sunny skies during the morning hours will become overcast in the afternoon. High 39F. RSVP here

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March 2017

Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park – General Meeting

March 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bushwick Inlet Park, 86 Kent Ave at N. 9th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11249 11249

What’s going on with Bushwick Inlet Park after the successful outcome of our 2 year long battle to get the city to buy the CitiStorage site and complete Bushwick Inlet Park? Come find out! Join us for refreshments and meet & greet at 6:30pm and a general meeting at 7:00pm. Updates on all the parcels including the completion of 50 Kent remediation and activation of Bushwick Inlet with the Billion Oyster Project, P4P Spring Cleaning, RiverKeeper Sweep and much more!…

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Kick-off Meeting for Friends of McCarren Park

March 30, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer
Brooklyn, NY United States

When: Thursday, March 30, 2017, 6:30-8 pm Where: McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer (between Driggs and Bayard) Who: Neighbors who care about McCarren and representatives of the many organizations who use and enjoy the park What: No presentations! No Q&As! All input from YOU! Food and Drinks: Yes! A light buffet dinner and soft drinks Childcare will be provided RSVP Now! Why Attend: Because of budgetary pressures, New York City spends only half of one-percent (0.5%) on its parks. Therefore, citizen participation is necessary for McCarren to be…

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April 2017

Spring Cleaning with Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park and Partnership for Parks

April 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bushwick Inlet Park, 86 Kent Ave at N. 9th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11249 11249

When: 10 am to 12 pm Where: Meet up at BIP Building at 86 Kent Ave (corner of N 7th St) What: Kids Garden Sign Painting + Park Clean up Refreshments will be served

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