One Thing That's Green

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April 20, 2013


Highland Park


All Ages

FREE free

Event description: In honor of Earth Month, New York Restoration Project, JetBlue and Clear Channel Radio New York, have partnered together for this sixth annual program. Volunteers are invited to celebrate Earth Day weekend, and to help regrow the area straddling Queens and Brooklyn that was devastated during Hurricane Sandy. This is the first major street tree planting event since the storm. Volunteers will not only plant nearly 2,400 trees in the area from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. but will participate in tree planting training, beautification projects and family-friendly entertainment with: Z-100’s Greg T from Elvis Duran and the Z100 Morning Show, 103.5 KTU’s Paul “Cubby” Bryant and Power105.1's DJ Whutevva.

Address: Jackie Robinson Pkwy., Vermont Ave.
Highland Blvd. bet. Bulwer Pl. and Cypress Hills St
Queens, NY 11207