Lying In Hospital

The backdrop for the above photo of the park is Rutherford Place, a residential building on 17th Street with a compelling history that is summarized on a plaque affixed to…

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SPNA needs your help with volunteer coordination.

SPNA needs your help with volunteer coordination.¬†One person has been doing all of the volunteer coordination, from planning events to making sure summer programs can run effectively. Call on your…

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SPNA sponsored volunteers for a master class in gardening

On Thursday night five volunteers went to an NYBG class to learn how to prepare a garden for winter by a master instructor. We learned so many details that we…

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Antonin Dvorak in New York

Nestled in the shade of two large London Plane trees in the northeast corner of the park is a statue of the great Czech composer Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904) who spent…

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September 11th, 6-9PM, Sunday Night Jazz

Join us for our last jazz night out. Weather should still be fine with less bugs. Bring your picnic dinner, snacks and drinks. Sit on chairs on the lawn, blankets,…

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Join us for Movie Night tonight…
“The Birds” at 8PM

The forecast is perfect for movie night. Bring your blanket and picnic and join us on the Northwest lawn. The movie is Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘The Birds”.   We look forward…

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It’s My Park Day

 Council Member for our District 2 came to visit volunteers. Working with Parks 15 volunteers planted more than 80 plants and worked 400lbs of compost into the soil. It was…

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SPNA Volunteers

Partnership for Parks and the Parks Department help those who help themselves. SPNA hosts a monthly Saturday for neighbors to work with the Parks Dept. Last fall, volunteers and gardeners…

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Helping Our Neighbors To Keep It Clean

SPNA purchased dog waste bag holders, and SPNA has been paying to keep them refilled. Since November, SPNA has purchased 1600 bags! Josie, Stuyvesant Park sanitation supervisor, refills the holders…

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