Tag: Fort Greene Park

The 8th Annual Fort Greene Park Jazz Festival

The annual Fort Greene Park Jazz festival returns for 2017!

Free Tai Chi

Movement, meditation, and deep breathing for better health, strength, concentration and self-awareness!  Meet by lawn between Visitor’s Center and Monument. Wear comfortable work out clothing and sneakers. No class if it rains. …

Free Tai Chi

Movement, meditation, and deep breathing for better health, strength, concentration and self-awareness!  Meet by lawn between Visitor’s Center and Monument. Wear comfortable work out clothing and sneakers. No class if it rains. …

Community Glass Mosaic Activity

Come join neighborhood artist Amanda Patenaude in Fort Greene Park for an interactive mini mosaic event, similar to last year’s event! Re-craft and recreate your own mosaic tile made from…

Music in the Grove on Sunday: Kids Concert w/ Hopalong Andrew

Come listen to some upbeat, urban cowboy tunes brought to you by Hopalong Andrew, a former Central Park Ranger! Bring your blanket and set it down by the trees just south…

Free Tai Chi

Movement, meditation, and deep breathing for better health, strength, concentration and self-awareness!  Meet by lawn between Visitor’s Center and Monument. Wear comfortable work out clothing and sneakers. No class if it rains. …

Fort Greene Fashion Show presented by AHeart Foundation & Save our Youth through Art

AHeart Foundation and Save Our Youth through Arts present the 1st Annual Fort Greene Fashion Show for domestic violence and child abuse awareness. Stop by the Northwest plaza to see…

Shakespeare in the Park: Measure for Measure

Hip to Hip Theatre Company offers a free, family-friendly, professional production of Shakespeare’s Measure to Measure, as well as an interactive children’s workshop. Come to the base of the Monument…

Music in the Groove: Kids Concert with Mil’s Trills

Come out for an energetic, interactive concert with Mil’s Trills! Bring your blanket and set it down by the trees just south of the Prison Ship Martyrs Monument for this free…

Free Tai Chi

Movement, meditation, and deep breathing for better health, strength, concentration and self-awareness!  Meet by lawn between Visitor’s Center and Monument. Wear comfortable work out clothing and sneakers. No class if it rains. …

The 8th Annual Fort Greene Park Jazz Festival

The annual Fort Greene Park Jazz festival returns for 2017!

Community Corner

“Community Corner” will be open this Saturday, July 8th at 10 am! Fun Activities Face Painter – 10:30 – 1 PM Cooking Demo – 10 – 12 PM Special Guests and Community Partners…

Fun, Fit and Free on Myrtle Avenue

Myrtle Avenue has a number of gym-free and cost-free opportunities for community members of all ages to stretch, ride and thrive. Take advantage of this great city with these neighborhood…

Standing Room Only at Fort Greene Park Community Meeting

The New York City Parks Department held a second community input session Thursday night to discuss the upcoming $7M improvements to Fort Greene Park. The local park is one of…

Parks Without Borders: Fort Greene Park Community Input Session

Share your opinions and thoughts about how new funding to improve the north side of Fort Greene Park should be used during a community input session.  Join in the discussion,…

Parks Without Borders Community Meeting 11/2

This past spring we reported on the NYC Parks Department Parks Without Borders program and their selection of Fort Greene Park as one of the finalists. Fort Greene Park will receive…

Community Corner Returns to Fort Greene Park

FREE Face Painting and Cooking Demonstrations featuring produce from GrowNYC Fort Greene Greenmarket Every Saturday! The Myrtle Avenue Revitalization Project LDC (MARP) Healthy Communities’ “Community Corner” initiative will have programming…

Fort Greene Park to Receive $5M in Capital Funds

We are thrilled to announce that Fort Greene Park’s Myrtle Avenue edge was selected to receive up to $5 million for capital improvements through the NYC Parks Department Parks Without Borders…

Volunteer at the Park this Spring

As the winter slowly but steadily inches into planting season our amazing partners at the Fort Greene Park Conservancy are looking to engage individuals and groups in their efforts to…

Got ideas for park improvements?

NYC Parks Departments Parks Without Borders initiative is asking for community input on local parks utilizing an online tool. Residents can recommend parks and improvements to be funded with PWB capital…

1908 Unveiling of the Prison Ship Martyrs’ Monument

Over a century ago, in 1908, a new Prison Ship Martyrs’ Monument was unveiled in the center of Fort Greene Park.  The monument commemorates more than 11,000 people who died here…