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

Spring Planning Breakfast in ‪‎JacksonHeights‬

On Saturday, March 26th from 10 – Noon we will have our annual gardening planning breakfast. The JHBG works every Saturday from 10 – noon on garden projects around Jackson Heights every Saturday from April thru November. We started the “Green Zone” which runs alone the eastside of the BQE from 37th Ave. to Northern...
New Homes Wanted for Free Fruit Trees

New Homes Wanted for Free Fruit Trees

A free fruit tree giveaway in Jackson Height is coming right up on April 12, 2015 to the first 100 people who reserve. Reservations typically start 2 weeks before the date, so be on alert. To register and learn more visit www.nyrp.org/treegiveaways. There are some rules in obtaining these trees. You must agree to plant in one of the five...

Bring your food scraps & compost them at JH Scraps on Saturdays 11 AM – 1 PM, all year round

 Take a walk over to visit your local community composting center  and see how Jackson Heights is working with sustainability in our community.   Location: 69th St. & 35th Ave under the BQE Hours: Saturdays 11 AM – 1 PM, all year round We welcome students looking for community service opportunities. Bring your organic materials to...
JH SCRAPS Summer Solstice Event

JH SCRAPS Summer Solstice Event

Celebrate Summer Solstice Friday, June 21 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Corner of 35th Avenue & 69th Street (down the street from Alchemy BBQ) Compost Demo, Crafts, Refreshments, Visit Bees!
JH SCRAPS: Bin Build - May 18

JH SCRAPS: Bin Build – May 18

JHSCRAPS is having a “Bin Build” on May 18th at the site on 69th street & 35th Avenue where we will be building a 3 bin system of compost collection which will greatly increase our capacity for collection (sponsored by NYC Dept. Sanitation). Volunteers interested in helping with this all day event – particularly those...
Celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 20

Celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 20

  JHSCRAPS invites you to celebrate Earth Day Saturday, April 20th, 2013 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 69th Street & 35th Avenue Jackson Heights Things to see and do… Refreshments, worm bins, seed bombs, make your own compost pots.