The Jackson Heights Beautification Group's mission is to preserve, restore, revitalize and maintain the community of Jackson Heights.
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JH's newest school PS 398

JH’s newest school PS 398

In September 2019, Jackson Heights will open PS 398.  It is being built at the corner of 34th Avenue and 69th Street (across from the Bowling Alley).  The school will open in stages and eventually have 476 seats between Prek to 5th grade.  
Gardening - Saturday, June 24th at Food Bazaar

Gardening – Saturday, June 24th at Food Bazaar

About 5 years ago we started working at the end of the Food Bazaar  parking lot (34th Avenue and Junction Blvd).  There was hard dirt where someone fed pigeons.  It took some time, but not it is a beautiful garden.  This weekend we will be doing basic maintenance.   Come out and join us between...
Summer Sundays in the Park 2017

Summer Sundays in the Park 2017

    Summer Sundays in the Park 2017 Travers Park Sundays at 4 PM* *unless otherwise noted July 2 –   Jackson Heights Orchestra (Classical) 9 –   King Solomon Hicks (Blues & Jazz) 16 – Do The Needful (Classic Bollywood) 23 – Soloist in America (Classical / Mexican) 30 – Issa Cabrera Quartet (Latin Jazz) August  6 –  ...
Garden Tour Saturday, June 10th

Garden Tour Saturday, June 10th

On Saturday, June 10th we take the weekend off to check out all the gardens.  We return on June 17 workign at the JH Post Office.  
Historic Weekend Garden Tours June 10th and 11th

Historic Weekend Garden Tours June 10th and 11th

Rain date for Garden Tour: June 17th  –  all other events rain or shine Slide Lecture on the History of Jackson Heights At 10:45am and 12:15pm at the Community Church, 81-10 35th Avenue; FREE   Exhibition of Vintage Photos/Memorabilia From 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Community Church, 81-10 35th Avenue; FREE View original photographs, marketing...
Historic Weekend

Historic Weekend

Rain date for Garden Tour: June 17th  –  all other events rain or shine Slide Lecture on the History of Jackson Heights At 10:45 am and 12:15 pm at the Community Church, 81-10 35th Avenue; FREE   Exhibition of Vintage Photos/Memorabilia From 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Community Church, 81-10 35th Avenue; FREE...

Garden Tour and History of JH Lecture

Saturday, June 3rd starting PS 69 Butterfly Garden

Saturday, June 3rd starting PS 69 Butterfly Garden

Thanks to all the volunteers who came out and helped us at PS 69 this weekend!     This year PS 69 created a Butterfly Garden.  JHBG has been working on the PS 69 garden for a few years now. We have gotten the grass to grow with the removal of the overgrown bushes in...
Tree Care - Sunday, June 4 at 10 AM

Tree Care – Sunday, June 4 at 10 AM

Sunday, June 4, volunteers will be working on street trees on 37th Avenue starting at 10 AM.  Come out and help our street trees flourish.  The life of a street tree on 37th Avenue is difficult, so come out and help them thrive.  Meet Len at 10 AM at 80th Street.
JH Jazz Festival July 6 - 9th

JH Jazz Festival July 6 – 9th

  Jackson Heights Jazz Festival July 6th to July 9th.  This will be part of Summer Sundays in the Park on Sunday, July 9th at 4 PM at Traver’s Park.
Gardening at PS 92, June 3 (re-scheduled)

Gardening at PS 92, June 3 (re-scheduled)

So the new addition to PS 92 opened last September, but they are still finishing the building.  The landscaper planted around the new building.  Last year we worked on part of the old building constructing a fence and planting along the north side of the school.  This year we will return to finish planting the...
Spring Concert

Spring Concert

Teachers from the Performing Arts Conservatory of NY will be performing on Sunday at Steinway Hall in Manhattan at 1122 6th Avenue at 1:30 PM.  Call the school at 718-639-1469 for more information.