Keeping It Green for Schools

Give your students the opportunity to give back to their community and learn the value of volunteering by spreading mulch or raking leaves. Led by environmental educators, projects are located throughout the Park based on the school’s location.

Groups of up to 30 students with two or more chaperones. Advance registration required. Schools are limited to two sessions per school year. Grades K – 12.

Fall 2015
September – October:
November: Wednesdays and Thursdays
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Excluding Veterans Day and Thanksgiving

The following dates are still available:

September 17 and 24

November 25

To register for Fall 2015, email with the following information:

  • Date(s) requested
  • School address
  • Contact name and phone number
  • Grade
  • Expected number of students and chaperones
  • Expected means of travel to Central Park

Families interested in participating in a Keeping It Green session, click here.

This program is made possible by

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Youth Education & Service Programs are additionally supported in part by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation; The Pinkerton Foundation; the Dr. Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation; William E. Weiss Foundation, Inc./Daryl Brown Uber; and The Barker Welfare Foundation.

Additional support provided by
Paulson Family Foundation

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