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Gardening - Saturday, August 26th

Gardening – Saturday, August 26th

This Saturday we will be gardening at IS 145 on 79th Street between 34th Avenue and Northern Blvd.  Meet the group in the back parking lot.      
Summer Sundays this Weekend

Summer Sundays this Weekend

This Sunday at 11 AM we have City Park’s Puppetmobile performing Cinderella Samba and on Saturday at  2 PM we have a Theater for the New City and on Sunday we a drumming group at 4 PM to end our Summer Sundays in the  Park. 26 – Theatre for a New City (Theater) * Saturday...

JHBG Volunteers Transform JH

Gardening From April to Thanksgiving the Jackson Heights Beautification Group volunteers do projects around Jackson Heights.  We need your help to make the community bloom! We have a planting schedule in the spring and the fall and during the summer we work to maintain our 16 different spaces: 1) 64th and Northern (farm on other side of...
Summer Sundays in the Park

Summer Sundays in the Park

This Saturday at 2 PM we have a Theater for the New City and on Sunday we have a children’s puppet show at the basketball courts at 11 AM. 26 – Theater for a New City  * Saturday at 2 PM 27 – PuppetMobile Cinderella Samba*  at 11 AM    
Summer Sundays, August 13

Summer Sundays, August 13

Sunday, August 13 at 4 PM we will invite back Vinny and his band DENSITY to play for Summer Sundays in the Park at Travers Park.
Gardening at Leverich Cemetery on Saturday, August 12

Gardening at Leverich Cemetery on Saturday, August 12

From 10 AM to 1 PM on Saturday, August 12th we will be back working on Leverich Cemetery.  As you can see from the photos below we have made great progress and the once abandoned cemetery is starting to look like a garden. To learn about the history of Leverich Cemetery check out: https://nycemetery.wordpress.com/2010/10/25/leverich-family-burial-ground/ 2017  ...
Caring for Trees along 37th Avenue

Caring for Trees along 37th Avenue

A hard working group of volunteers has been working on transforming out street trees along 37th Avenue into small gardens.  Our street trees live in a difficult environment and need all the help they can get.  Check out the Jackson Heights Beautification Facebook page to see when they are working next.  
Good Neighbor Awards Dinner

Good Neighbor Awards Dinner

Save the date, October 14, 2017, the Jackson Heights Beautification Group will be hosting our Good Neighbor Award Dinner to honor those who make Jackson Heights a special place to live.
Summer Sundays, August 13 at 4 PM -- DENSITY

Summer Sundays, August 13 at 4 PM — DENSITY

So back by popular demand is Vinny and his group DENSITY playing classic rock music.
Gardening on Saturday, August 5

Gardening on Saturday, August 5

This week we will be working on our newest garden at 64th Street and Northern Blvd.  We were there last Saturday, but there is still more work to be done.  We work from 10 AM to 1 pm and all are welcome.    
Summer Sundays in the Park -- Latin Jazz with Issa Cabrera

Summer Sundays in the Park — Latin Jazz with Issa Cabrera

This Sunday at 4 PM at Travers Park the Jackson Heights Beautification Group is proud to present Issa Cabrera with her Latin Jazz sounds.  Bring a chair and relax with Summer Sundays.  
Gardening, Saturday July 29th

Gardening, Saturday July 29th

This Saturday, we will be gardening at our newest location, 64th Street and Northern Blvd. from 10 AM to 1 PM.  We need to pick red tomatoes and lots of weeds.  Come out and join us.  We provide the gloves, tools, and water.