I Love My Park Day 2019 at Caleb Smith State Park Preserve

at Caleb Smith State Park Preserve | Sat May 04

Location

Caleb Smith State Park Preserve

West Jericho Turnpike
Smithtown, NY 11787
(Map)
Tel: 631-265-1054
Contact Name: Contact
Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sat, May 04, 2019
Cost: See event description
Description

I Love My Park Day, held the first Saturday in May, attracts thousands of volunteers from across the state to participate in cleanup, improvement, and beautification events at New York State parks and historic sites. Join us to celebrate New York's park system by cleaning up park lands and beaches, planting trees and gardens, restoring trail and wildlife habitat, removing invasive species, and working on various site improvement projects.

Volunteer Project #1: Trail Work: volunteers will be spreading woodchips and or blue stone dust on our walking trails.
Please bring: Garden Gloves
Start time: 9am
End time: 12pm
Ages: Appropriate for 13 and up

Volunteer Project #2: Gardening: prep 5 flower beds for planting. Planting flowers in 2 of the beds.
Please bring: Garden Gloves
Start time: 9am
End time: 11am
Ages: All ages welcome

Volunteer Project #3: Litter Pick: Picking up trash along our walking trails. (Might be muddy. Please wear appropriate footwear).
Please bring: Garden Gloves
Start time: 9am
End time: 12pm
Ages: Appropriate for 13 and up

Parks & Trails New York