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Celebrate Water, Honor the Land- Newtown Creek Community Stewardship Event

  • Manhattan Avenue Street End Park 1205 Manhattan Ave New York, NY, 11222 United States (map)

Join Greenpoint Eco Schools on Saturday, June 8th, to plant a native meadow in Manhattan Avenue Street End Park!

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Show your love for Newtown Creek on World Oceans Day! Join Friends of MASE Park for a community stewardship event along the banks of Newtown Creek.

Help plant native grasses and wildflowers to create a new meadow in the park. Plus, march in a Sea Serpent Puppet Parade to celebrate the Creek's nature and wildlife!

Storytelling, facepainting, children’s crafts, refreshments, and more!

  • Storytelling: 1130am & 1pm

  • Sea Serpent Parade: 12pm & 130pm

All ages welcome.


The Manhattan Avenue Steet End Park Meadow Planting is a partnership between NYC Parks, Newtown Creek Alliance, Greening Greenpoint, Partnership for Parks, North Brooklyn Boat Club, North Brooklyn Parks Alliance, and National Wildlife Federation Greenpoint Eco-Schools.

Earlier Event: June 7
Final Tree Planting Ceremony