Event Organizer Conference House Park
Earth Day Weekend (Friday 4/22– Sunday 4/24) Events at Conference House Park
· Monday to Saturday thru June 11th 10 am–4 pm Protectors of Pine Oak Woods: 40 Years of Green exhibit at the Lenape Gallery at the Conference House Park Visitor Center (298 Saterlee Street @ Hylan Blvd)
‘They were Green before it was cool’. Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Protectors of Pine Oak Woods, and learn more about their dedication to preserving and expanding Staten Island parks. This exhibit traces the group’s history and growth through text, photos, and other ephemera. The exhibit runs through June 11, 2016.
· Friday 4/22– Earth Day Planting and beach cleanup
Students and staff from both Community Mayors and Poly Prep Country Day School,Brooklyn will plant a birch tree at the CHP visitor center garden and also do a beach cleanup. (Community Mayors, Inc. is A Not-for-Profit, Non-Political, all-volunteer organization that has been providing recreational therapy for children with special needs from the NY Metro area for more than 60 years)