SDR Park IMPD/Volunteer Days Fall 2017 [Updated – yet again]!


SDR Park Volunteer Days Fall 2017

If you’d like to volunteer please contact the person listed for the site listed under

Stewarded Gardens” below)


October 11th (Wednesday) 2017

Volunteer Group: Citizen’s for NYC & company

Contact: K or Bob

Location: Stanton Street Area/BRC Front


October 21 (Saturday) 2017 10am-2pm

Volunteer Group: It’s My Park Day:

Contact: K

Location: Stanton Street Area


October 21 (Saturday) 2017

Volunteer Group: It’s My Park Day: The Hort/Emma Lazarus

Contact: Pam Ito

Location: Hester Street Area


October 21 (Saturday), 2017 12pm- 4pm

Volunteer Group: It’s My Park Day, M’Finda Gardeners:

Contact: Jane

Location: M’Finda Kalunga Community Garden


October 21 (Saturday), 2017 12pm – 4pm

Volunteer Group: New Forsyth Conservancy Gardners:

Contact: Jason

Location: New Forsyth Conservancy (on Delancey Street – south)


November 11, 2017

Volunteer Group: New Yorkers for Parks

Contact: K

Location: TBA


IMPORTANT: From Sara D Roosevelt Park Manager:


– Please check for poison ivy


– Please check for used needles. Do not remove them yourself (we are working with local providers on this issue)


Stewarded Gardens in Sara Roosevelt Park


To work in these gardens you need to reach out to the Contact Person listed. Please be patient – these are volunteers and will respond as soon as they can.


New Forsyth Conservancy 

Contact: Jason Eisner

Contact information SDR Website:


M’Finda Kalunga Community Garden 

Contact: Jane Barrer or Debra Jeffreys-Glass

Contact Information MKGarden Website:


Elizabeth (‘Betty’) Hubbard Garden

Contact: Rob Watson

Contact Information SDR Website: :


The Hort/Emma Lazarus details for Fall activities and dates TBA

Contact: Pam Ito, Director of Education The Horticultural Society

Contact Information: or SDR Website:


Hua Mei Bird Sanctuary

Contact: Tommy Chan

Contact Info: SDR website:


Stanton Area:

Contact: Terese or K

Contact Info: SDR website:



To volunteer anywhere else in SDR Park:


Juan Torres: Park Supervisor

Contact: Juan Torres

Contact info:

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