The Jackson Heights Beautification Group's mission is to preserve, restore, revitalize and maintain the community of Jackson Heights.
Jackson Heights PTA Volunteer High Tea

Jackson Heights PTA Volunteer High Tea

El sábado 1 de octubre de, 2016 a 3 pm, el Jackson Heights Beautificaiton Group será el anfitrión de una merienda para todos los voluntarios de la PTA locales. Favor joing para celebrar el nuevo año escolar. Por favor invite a todos sus voluntarios de la escuela. Por favor confirmar...
Jackson Heights Halloween Parade

Jackson Heights Halloween Parade

Jackson Heights Halloween Parade Just a reminder Halloween Parade is coming soon to Jackson Heights Monday October 31st at 5PM 37th avenue 89th street to 77th street in Jackson Heights Thanks to The Jackson Heights Beautification Group for organizing this Parade The second biggest halloween parade in New York City...
2016 Fall Garden Schedule

2016 Fall Garden Schedule

2016 Fall Garden Schedule This Saturday September 24 –  PS92  99-01 34th Av 2016 Fall Garden Schedule JHBG works every Saturday from 10 AM to 1 PM until Thanksgiving. We provide the tools and you work with other volunteers to make a better neighborhood. We are gardeners, so we work rain or...
Bring your food scraps & compost them at JH Scraps on Saturdays 11 AM - 1 PM, all year round

Bring your food scraps & compost them at JH Scraps on Saturdays 11 AM – 1 PM, all year round

 Take a walk over to visit your local community composting center  and see how Jackson Heights is working with sustainability in our community.   Location: 69th St. & 35th Ave under the BQE Hours: Saturdays 11 AM – 1 PM, all year round We welcome students looking for community service opportunities....
JHBG Gets It Done! Since 1988

JHBG Gets It Done! Since 1988

This poster was created for the 25th anniversary of the Jackson Heights Beautification Group in 2013. It best explains what we are about: getting things done, so many things. In recent years we’ve: * Debuted the JH Community Orchestra which held a series of concerts at Community Church and now has over 20...
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Summer Sundays in the Park

Summer Sundays in the Park

See you again Next Year 2017 “Summer Sundays in the Park” Feel free to Donate http://www.jhbg.org/donate With those two events on Sunday August 28 Theater for the New City performance of a play “Election Selection or you Bet.” at  the 78th StreetPlay Plaza and City Parks Puppet Mobile “Puss in Boots”  at Travers Park. We...
Annual Historic Weekend June 11 & 12

Annual Historic Weekend June 11 & 12

Join the JHBG in celebrating Jackson Heights, the first planned garden and cooperative apartment community in America and a City, State, and Federal Historic District   Photos Historic Jackson Heights 2015  
Jackson Heights Orchestra Concert May 18th

Jackson Heights Orchestra Concert May 18th

                                                                                 Jackson Heights Orchestra Concert Wednesday, May 18 at 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM   I...

2016 Summer Garden Schedule

This Saturday August 20th; we will be working on 69th Street and Northern Boulevard from 9 to noon. This is part of the work done by  Jackson Heights Beautification Group, and volunteers during this Summer and and lot more to do to beautify ‪Jackson Heights You can see the ‪Sunflowers that we planted blooming All volunteers welcome.Feel free to...

Jackson Heights Orchestra Concert

Jackson Heights Orchestra Concert -March 16, 2016 Come join us for our second concert of the season. On the program will be works by Stanford, Bartolozzi, Hindemith, and Schubert. Come hear Barbara Oldham play Hindemith’s Horn Concerto and a premier piece written by our local composer and member of the orchestra, Joseph Bartolozzi. The concert...
Spring Planning Breakfast in ‪‎JacksonHeights‬

Spring Planning Breakfast in ‪‎JacksonHeights‬

On Saturday, March 26th from 10 – Noon we will have our annual gardening planning breakfast. The JHBG works every Saturday from 10 – noon on garden projects around Jackson Heights every Saturday from April thru November. We started the “Green Zone” which runs alone the eastside of the BQE from 37th Ave. to Northern...
St. Pat’s For All Parade

St. Pat’s For All Parade

                                                Join us on March 6th in Sunnyside/Woodside for the 17th Annual St. Pat’s for All parade. This is our first time marching in the parade as neighbors from Jackson Heights in...
Feeding the Hungry in Jackson Heights: Lion’s Share Food Pantry

Feeding the Hungry in Jackson Heights: Lion’s Share Food Pantry

By Evie McKenna This article was originally published in the recent Winter 2015 Jackson Heights Beautification Group’s newsletter, Views from the Heights. The entire newsletter is available online at JHBG.org. If you thought that all the hungry people you see in the news reside in conflict zones or in the poorest parts of the country,...
Jackson Heights Orchestra

Jackson Heights Orchestra

Please join us for our opening concert of the season on December 9th at 7:30. Notice the new location for the concert. We will be performing at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church on 34th Ave. and 82nd St. Doors will open at 7:00. And, if possible, please bring a non-perishable food item to add to St....
Join the Jackson Heights Bulb Brigade

Join the Jackson Heights Bulb Brigade

Daffodil bulb planting will meet up at Travers Park on Sunday, Oct. 18th at noon, corner of 34th Ave and 77th sts. It’s time to replenish the 34th Ave median with new flowers for spring. Working from 12-2, adults only or children with supervision. Dress to get dirty and bring a shovel if you have...
Cleaning 94th Street between 34th avenue and 37th avenue

Cleaning 94th Street between 34th avenue and 37th avenue

This Saturday October 17Th we will be cleaning and Greening 94th Street between 34th and 37th Avenue. Join us between 10 AM and 1 PM. You can meet our #volunteer Rafael Rodriguez #JHBG #JacksonHeightsBeautificationGroup
Cleaning and greening 69th Street between 37th Avenue and Northern

Cleaning and greening 69th Street between 37th Avenue and Northern

Saturday, October 10, 2015 JHBG will be cleaning and greening 69th Street between 37th Avenue and Northern Blvd. Meet at our composting center at 35th Avenue and 69th Street, under the BQE. We will be pulling weeds, racking leaves and picking up trash. Meet at 10 AM and work until 1 PM. ‪#‎JacksonHeightsBeautificationGroup‬ ‪#‎JHBG‬ ‪#‎JacksonHeights‬...