The Jackson Heights Beautification Group's mission is to preserve, restore, revitalize and maintain the community of Jackson Heights.
Parks
3rd Annual Santa Bike Ride

3rd Annual Santa Bike Ride

Please join us on this great annual event. Sunday, Dec. 3 9:30 am Start and ends at Travers Park Ho Ho Ho. Santa Claus and his elves invite you and your kids to joy us in a bike ride through Jackson Heights, Corona and East Elmhurst’s streets this Sunday. Santa will lead families on a...
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.  
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...
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.  
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...
Our little park grows up

Our little park grows up

Changes are coming to Travers Park: our 2-acre neighborhood playground is about to undergo a major makeover that will make greener and larger. The idea is to blend the adjacent Rory Staunton Field and the 78th Street Pedestrian Plaza with Travers Park to create a seamless transition from park edge to the neighborhood through contemporary...