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Forest Fridays at Van Cortlandt Park – June 21st

June 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Van Cortlandt Park Alliance Forest Fridays

Join our  at Van Cortlandt Park for a meaningful morning of forest restoration! Experience the last weeks of spring in the forest by helping us remove invasive species like multi-flora rose and bittersweet. Gear up for some hands-on conservation work and learn about the forest’s ecosystem.

When & Where:

  • Dates: June 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
  • Time: 9 AM – Noon
  • Location: VCPA Garden Education and Compost Site, across from Riverdale Stables

Activities Include:

  • Invasive species removal
  • Educational insights on forest health
  • Community engagement

What to Bring:

  • Sturdy shoes and protective clothing
  • Water/tea and snacks
  • Sunscreen and bug spray

We Provide:

  • Tools and gloves
  • Guidance and support

Get Involved:
Ready to make a difference? Grab your gloves and join us in preserving the beauty of Van Cortlandt Park.
Questions? Contact


Please be prompt, as we leave the meeting spot by 9:10-9:15am in order to get to our work site.

(Plans may change according to the needs of the park, especially in response to storm damage.)


VCPA Garden Education and Compost Site
Mosholu Ave &, Broadway, Bronx, NY 10471
Bronx, NY 10471 United States
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