The Jackson Heights Beautification Group's mission is to preserve, restore, revitalize and maintain the community of Jackson Heights.
Jackson Heights Beautification Group
Bike Tour -- Sunday, April 15

Bike Tour — Sunday, April 15

Sun, April 15, 2018, at 10 AM, JHBG will host a ride in Flushing Park following the Flushing creak as part of our Healthy Community program with Make Queens Safer. Author and New York City tour guide Sergey Kadinski will take us on a gentle ride through the park with special attention to the meandering...
Engergy Forum, May 17 at 6:30 PM

Engergy Forum, May 17 at 6:30 PM

On Thursday, May 17  at 6:30 PM at the Jewish Center, JHBG will be hosting an Energy Forum. Learn how your building can save money on energy costs. Money in Your Building About 70% of NYC’s greenhouse gas emissions come from heating, cooling, lighting and powering our buildings. NYC Retrofit Accelerator is a free City...
MLK Candelight Vigil - Wed.  April 4th at 7 PM

MLK Candelight Vigil – Wed. April 4th at 7 PM

Community MLK Vigil, April 4th at 7PM, Jackson Heights Post Office April 4th marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s assassination. Please join us for a candlelight vigil to remember his important legacy. Candlelight Vigil Wednesday, April 4th 7pm Jackson Heights Post Office 78th Street & 37th Avenue   Organized by: Catalina Cruz, City Council...
80th Anniversary Scrabble Tournament

80th Anniversary Scrabble Tournament

JHBG will be holding a Scrabble Tournament to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of Scrabble at Community Church on Saturday, April 14th at 1 PM.  We will have two groups, youth (10 – 17) and adult.  Places are limited, so you must reserve your spot by April 6th.  E-mail info@JHBG.org to reserve your spot. Youth $10  Youth...
Giving Tuesday -- Support JHBG

Giving Tuesday — Support JHBG

Giving Tuesday is here. Giving Tuesday is a national observance to encourage us to give to charities and volunteer organizations that make our lives better. We hope you will consider a gift to JHBG. Here is a link to our website. www.jhbg.org/donate You know us; we’re the folks who bring you the Halloween Parade, the Christmas-Hanukkah...
JH Orchestra Returns December 13

JH Orchestra Returns December 13

The Jackson Heights Orchestra returns this December 13 at 7:30 PM at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church at 82nd Street and 34th Avenue.    Due to space restraints, we recommend you reserve your seat by clicking here:http://www.jhbg.org/donate.   The concert is free.  We suggest a $10 donation for adults and $5 for seniors and students. After the...
Gardening at PS 149

Gardening at PS 149

Saturday, May 6th, 2017 we worked on the PS 149’s garden.  Ms. Tracy Laumenede’s first-grade class came out with a lot of other volunteers.                
What is your opinion about Jackson Heighs?

What is your opinion about Jackson Heighs?

The Jackson Heights Beautification Group has begun its spring events and we would like your input on what you would like to see us working on in the neighborhood.  Are you happy with the neighborhood?  What would you like to see changed?  How could JHBG make the place better?  What projects would you like to...
Clean and Green at PS 280 - Saturday, April 29th from 10 AM to 1 PM

Clean and Green at PS 280 – Saturday, April 29th from 10 AM to 1 PM

  Big THANK YOU to all those who came out to help us last Saturday, April 29th from 10 AM to 1 PM as the Jackson Heights Garden Group worked at PS 280 which is at the corner of 94th Street and 35th Avenue to improve the school garden. Check out the flower circle and...
Return to BQE & Northern Blvd. May 20th

Return to BQE & Northern Blvd. May 20th

On April 15th we first cleaned up the space, now we are going back to finish the job on Saturday, May 20th from 10 AM to 1 PM.  We have made the biggest change this year in this spot.  Please drop by and check it out. One of our volunteers asked if we could clean...
Help JHBG get it done - please donate

Help JHBG get it done – please donate

For 28 years JHBG has been making Jackson Heights a greener and friendlier place to live. We hope you will help us continue to do this by becoming a member.  Donate to JHBG. Our membership costs only $25. Before JHBG, Jackson Heights was a very different place; it was a fast fading neighborhood, rampant with drugs, crime and graffiti....
Help JHBG get it done – Please donate

Help JHBG get it done – Please donate

For 28 years JHBG has been making Jackson Heights a greener and friendlier place to live, a small town in the big city, as we like to say. We hope you will help us continue to do this in the new year by participating in our special year-end membership drive. (How special? We don’t remember ever...