I Love My Park Day
I Love My Park Day heralds the start of spring with this statewide call to volunteer. Come celebrate the sixth annual statewide I Love My Park Day at Four Freedoms Park! Show your appreciation of NYS parks by volunteering to help keep the Park beautiful, clean, and welcoming.
Your efforts will enrich the beauty of Four Freedoms Park while contributing to the overall health of the landscape. This is a great day to work alongside likeminded people and to learn more about behind the scenes operations at Four Freedoms Park.
Project 1: Horticulture
• Tree pit maintenance: Hand pull weeds from Linden Tree pits and fluff mulch to cover irrigation tubing.
• Plant pachysandra groundcover around Copper Beech Trees. Appropriate for ages 13+.
Project 2: Horticulture
• Get your hands dirty and plant ornamental flowers in our new flower boxes! These boxes will hang on the eastern Park gates, helping to beautify the area. Appropriate for all ages.
Project 3: Stone Maintenance
•Add, spread, and wash down 3/8” gravel around Copper Beeches. Involves heavy shoveling and raking of stones. Appropriate for ages 18+.
Free; registration required. Water and light snacks will be provided.
For questions about this event: Email Angela at firstname.lastname@example.org.