DOE free summer meals for ALL children starts today in Sara Roosevelt Park

Free lunch for children up to 18 years old…Rivington playground entrance.

Download flyers from Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer’s Office:

http://manhattanbp.nyc.gov/downloads/pdf/2015%20Summer%20Meals%20District%201.pdf

 

Summer Meals: The Summer Meals program provides free, healthy breakfast and lunch to all children—regardless of New York City residency—ages 18 and under at hundreds of locations around the City. […]

Ladybugs!

Ladybugs successfully released: Thanks to Jenifer, Bud and thank you Chyna!

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Lady Bug Release in the Garden

The annual Ladybug release is happening again in the garden this weekend. Invite your friends. Bring the kids.

COMMITTEE ON PARKS AND RECREATION – HON. MARK D. LEVINE, CHAIR

FISCAL 2016 PRELIMINARY BUDGET HEARING March 9, 2015 Today there are a total of only 28 Parks Rangers for all of New York City–down dramatically from nearly 200 in years past. Rangers serve as ambassadors to the natural world, supporting environmental education, outdoor recreation, wildlife management and active conservation. But today their number is so […]

A Bill to Improve Parks Maintenance Reporting and regular updates on Capital Projects- Council Member Mark Levine, Chair of the City Council’s Committee on Parks & Recreation

“This bill would require the Parks Department (DPR) to provide an annual report to the Mayor and Council on maintenance spending on a park-by-park basis, and would require regular online posting of updates regarding capital projects.” Committee on Parks and Recreation June 19, 2015 Opening Statement Proposed Int. No 154-A

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Young People help out the M’Finda Kalunga Garden and the Elizabeth Hubbard Memorial Garden in Sara Roosevelt Park

Bob, Kate, K, Jenifer, Carol and the Gardeners give thanks for the great help given by young people, Ms Finch and Ms. Maddox!

And we had a visitor who was very interested in our dirt pile!

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Turning Madness into Flowers – Alice Walker

Turning Madness into Flowers

It is my thought that the ugliness of war, of gratuitous violence in all its hideous forms, will cease very soon to appeal to even the most insulated of human beings. It will be seen by all for what it is: a threat to our well-being, to our survival as […]

M’Finda Kalunga Garden hosts another Lady Bug release

Once again the garden Critter Committee is planning another Lady Bug release on Saturday, June 27. Join in. Bring the kids!

MOCA CINEMA at Columbus Park

NYC PARKS PRESENTS:

Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for three film screenings at the Columbus Park in June.

To reserve a seat, RSVP to manhattan.acf@parks.nyc.gov This event is FREE and open to the public.

Today is Bob’s birthday

Stop by and wish him well!