Green Living

FREE family outdoor discovery on Staten Island NYC Fall 2019

September 6, 2019

FREE Guided walks, shoreline clean up, family outdoor discovery in NYC Greenest borough- Staten Island FREE Guided walks, shoreline clean up, family outdoor discovery in NYC Greenest borough. Upcoming dates for FREE guided nature walks, talks and environmental conservation events on Staten Island organized by Protectors of Pine Oak Woods http://siprotectors.org    Protectors of Pine Oak Woods, Staten Island’s land conservation organization,  is committed to […]

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Staten Island Mall Greenmarket | GrowNYC

August 12, 2019

Staten Island Mall Greenmarket Staten Island Mall, Staten Island [map] Marsh Avenue & Ring Road (Commuter Lot Behind Macy’s) Open Saturdays, Year-round *New! Market Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. GrowNYC’s Food Scrap Composting: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Cash, SNAP/EBT, Debit/Credit, WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted. Health Bucks are here! EBT users — for every $5 […]

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Nature is showing off in NYC. FREE Guided Walks and Conservation events throughout the Summer

June 11, 2019

Nature is showing off in NYC. FREE Guided Walks and Conservation events throughout the Summer Protectors of Pine Oak Woods says: A Summer in NYC filled with greenery, butterflies, and wildlife.    Here are the upcoming dates for FREE guided nature walks, talks and environmental conservation events on Staten Island organized by Protectors of Pine Oak Woods http://siprotectors.org  […]

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Summer Events at Staten Island Clay Pit Ponds 2019

June 10, 2019

Summer Events at Clay Pit Ponds The location of all of these events is 2351 Veterans Rd W  Staten Island, NY 10309. All questions about these events can be directed to Emily.Becker@parks.ny.gov OR call 718-605-3970 x201. If people are worried an event will be canceled due to weather, they can check our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ClayPitPonds. […]

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Staten Island Earth Day Celebration! Monday, April 22, 2019

April 15, 2019

Celebrate Earth Day and the Year of the Greenbelt Staten Island Staten Island Earth Day Celebration! Monday, April 22 Staten Island Earth Day Celebration! Monday, April 22 Celebrate Earth Day and the Year of the GreenbeltMonday, April 22, 11 am RSVP HereCelebrate “Earth Day”Monday, April 22 at 11 am at the Greenbelt Nature Center700 Rockland Avenue, Staten Island, NY […]

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Cherry Blossom Festivals: NYC Parks 2019

April 6, 2019

Cherry Blossom Festivals: NYC Parks 2019 Every spring, New York City celebrates the beauty of the season’s cherry blossoms with festivals that honor this rite of spring and Japanese culture. Join us in celebrating cherry blossoms at their peak! Central Park’s Cherry Blossom Tours Enjoy cherry blossom season in the heart of Manhattan on a […]

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Pre Spring FREE Guided Nature Walks in NYC that take us out of hibernation

February 14, 2019

Pre Spring FREE Guided Nature Walks in NYC that take us out of hibernation Protectors of Pine Oak Woods is committed to increasing the stewardship of Staten Island’s existing parkland, Bluebelt corridors, and nature preserves and to continuing the effort to preserve Staten Island’s natural areas. Protectors advocates for protection and preservation by educating our […]

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New Years Day Hikes on Staten Island to Start 2019

December 30, 2018

New Years Day Hikes on Staten Island to Start 2019   First Day Hike at Mt. Loretto Unique Area Tuesday, January 1, 2019⋅10:00 – 11:30am Mount Loretto Unique Area Meet in the main parking lot on Hylan Blvd. Enjoy a leisurely winter walk along the gentle slopes of the grassland trail. Visit the wildlife platform […]

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Staten Island NYC Compost Project works to rebuild NYC’s soil,  neighborhood by neighborhood

November 28, 2018

  The NYC Compost Project works to rebuild NYC’s soil, neighborhood by neighborhood. Hot Pile Build at Olivet Heavenly Harvest Sat, December 1 | 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Olivet Presbyterian Church, 97 Myrtle Ave Find out how composting can really heat things up!  Help process 500+ pounds of food scraps collected by GrowNYC from […]

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CITY PARKS FOUNDATION KICKS-OFF FREE FALL SPORTS PROGRAMS FOR NYC YOUTH AND SENIORS FITNESS PROGRAMS

September 29, 2018

CITY PARKS FOUNDATION KICKS-OFF FREE FALL SPORTS PROGRAMS FOR NYC YOUTH IN ADDITION TO SENIORS FITNESS PROGRAMS Programs include Golf, Track & Field, and Seniors Fitness in NYC Parks plus the return of a Street Hockey program City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2018 Fall Sports Program for young people and seniors this September. […]

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