Saturday, August 30, 2014

Astoria Park Alliance Volunteer Days - Sept

The Astoria Park Alliance is proud to support:

Astoria Park Alliance 

Volunteer Days!

APA Volunteer Days are an expansion of our already great partnership with NY Cares and in response to the large amount of requests we get from the public to volunteer in Astoria Park. Volunteer opportunities average twice a month, March through November. 
Thank you for wanting to make a difference!

Photo ACC w NYCares

The Astoria Park Alliance works closely with Park Managers to identify need, plan work projects, and facilitate volunteers on the ground. Please email us here at APAgreetings or message us on Facebook if you are interested in volunteering. Please note: minor children (12+ ) must be accompanied by a supervising adult.

Here are the dates for SEPT:

Sept 06 10:30 am to 12:30 pm, meet behind the Field House
Sept 20 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Check here and our Facebook page for upcoming dates!
Please travel lightly, wear working clothes and shoes (no open toes) and bring water.
Thanks for your passion for Astoria Park!

Volunteer days. We meet behind the field house at 10am/10:30am. Please dress appropriately and bring water.  Tools and gloves will be provided. 
Sept 6 and 20  

Weeding Wednesdays  Meet Jules Corkery at 6:30pm at the Butterfly Garden and learn about the Butterflies,  gardening and indigenous plant species. 

Astoria Park 
Shore Fest  August 3, 10 and 17 / AstoriaParkAlliance
A special shout out to our friends at the Parks Dept, Vinnie, Pedro, and Paul, who helped clean up the park post-celebration.

Thank you, NY Cares, Partnerships for Parks, RFK High, CityLight, Astoria C Church, IBEW, Key Club and Bronx Science, NYC Parks & Rec's Green Teens, Civic Leaders High, and New Comers High for volunteering in Astoria Park.
Fall is coming!

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Your Yoga Room in the Park - Aug 23 Sat 11am

This is a fun (and FREE!) opportunity to bring your yoga practice to the outdoors and enjoy the beauty of the city.
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This is a fun (and FREE!) opportunity to bring your yoga practice to the outdoors and enjoy the beauty of the city. These special events happen once per month during the warm season, so grab your friends and bring a mat, comfortable clothing, and the desire to practice yoga in the open air. Beginners welcome!
Astoria Park Schedule

Saturday, July 26th, 11:00-12:00pm
Saturday, August 23rd, 11:00-12:00pm

Gantry Plaza State Park -Long Island City Schedule

Sunday, August, 10th, 10:00-11:00am
Sunday, September 7th, 5:30-6:30pm (Sunset Yoga)


Donate to the City Parks Foundation and support the AP Alliance - Thank.You

You Can Help to Support the Astoria Park Alliance

We are so very thankful for the generosity of individual donors and in-kind 
business donations in order to provide free and accessible programming and activities.

Please consider making a tax-deductible donation today to
City Parks Foundation for the Astoria Park Alliance.
Donations by check should be made out & mailed to:

City Parks Foundation      
830 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10065
Attn: Finance Department

Please be sure to include ASTORIA PARK ALLIANCE  in the
memo line of your check.
The Astoria Park Alliance is an all-volunteer, not-for-profit
community organization.


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