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

  This Saturday, April 29th from 10 AM to 1 PM the Jackson Heights Garden Group will be at PS 280 which is at the corner of 94th Street and 35th Avenue working on the school garden.  We will be planting the flower circle, putting out the hoses, and taking care of the tree pits.  This...

Tulips and more tulips !!!

     
69th Street in full bloom !!!

69th Street in full bloom !!!

  69th Street in full bloom.  The perfect time for both daffodils and tulips.  Check it out on 69th Street and 34th Avenue.    
Leverich Cemetery in full bloom !!!

Leverich Cemetery in full bloom !!!

We started cleaning up Leverich Cemetery a few years ago when it was full of construction debris, abandonded motorcyles and fallen trees.  Now it is starting to look like a garden.  
BQE & Northern Blvd. Clean Up

BQE & Northern Blvd. Clean Up

One of our volunteers asked if we could clean up this lot next to the BQE at Northern Blvd.   So a team of volunteers came out to help.   With the help of some sharp machetes and some hard work  A lot of trash was collected. At the end of the day, there were...
Spring Clean Up - Leverich Cemetery - April 8 from 10 AM - 1 PM

Spring Clean Up – Leverich Cemetery – April 8 from 10 AM – 1 PM

Our first clean up this year will be at the Leverich Cemetery on April 8 from 10 AM to 1 PM.  All are invited to help. History: This small family burial ground, hidden behind homes and businesses along Leverich St and 35th Ave, in Jackson Heights, Queens, is all that remains of the colonial homestead...
2017 Historic Weekend

2017 Historic Weekend

    Save the date…JHBG Historic Weekend will be Saturday, June 10th and Sunday, June 11th. On Saturday there will be a slideshow lecture on the History of Jackson Heights and a display of vintage photos, followed by a self-guided tour of the private interior gardens around Jackson Heights.  On Sunday, there will be a...
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...
2016 Fall Garden Schedule

2016 Fall Garden Schedule

This Saturday October 22nd   We are going to be working on PS280 on 94th and 35Th ave  Come and help us     Photos 2016 Fall Garden Schedule This Saturday October 1st –  PS69 77th Street and 37th avenue 2016 Fall Garden Schedule JHBG works every Saturday from 10 AM to 1 PM until Thanksgiving. We provide...
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...