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Governors Island First Annual Shindig


May 4, 2019 @ 6:00 am - 12:30 pm

Governors Island
Governors Island
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All


Visit Governors Island on its opening weekend and work all over the park on a series of quick, high-impact volunteer projects to help gardeners prepare the Island’s landscapes for the busy summer ahead. Learn first-hand how Governors Island is tackling climate change through resilient design, zero-waste goals and thriving new ecosystem. Enjoy special perks and discounts from food and recreation vendors, lawn games, kids’ activities and a closing party at 3pm featuring free treats, prizes, music and more. All ages are welcome. Sign up online for one of two project shifts: 10am-12pm or 1pm-3pm.