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Department of Parks & Recreation Email Newsletters

You can subscribe to a wealth of New York City Department of Parks & Recreation Email Newsletters with a few simple clicks. The newsletters are listed below.  Parks, trees, email, no wasted paper. Welcome to the E Age.

  • General Parks Updates
    Includes Weekend Update, Daily Plant, Parks History, and other Parks messages of widespread interest.
  • Rockaway Parks
    Event notifications for Rockaway parks.
  • Weekend Update
    A weekly newsletter highlighting selected Parks events for that weekend.
  • Volunteer Opportunities
    Help make New York a greener place!
  • Daily Plant
    Parks’ daily newsletter reports on the current goings-on within the agency. Includes topics such as recreation programs, employee accomplishments, and park initiatives.
  • Newsroom
    Includes press releases, The Daily Plant, and other Parks news.
  • Arsenal Gallery
    Descriptions of exhibitions at the Central Park Arsenal Gallery as they open.
  • BeFitNYC
    Receive announcements of fitness program registration, special athletic events, and exercise tips from the American College of Sports Medicine.
  • Freshkills Park
    A newsletter detailing the progress of bringing Freshkills Park to reality.
  • Nature Notes
    A publication of field notes & observations from Parks & Recreation’s Natural Resources Group.
  • Northern Manhattan Parks
    Including Fort Tryon Park & the Heather Garden, Highbridge Park, Inwood Hill Park, and all parks north of 155th Street in Manhattan.
  • Northeast Queens Parks
    Event notifications for northeast Queens parks.
  • NYC Teachers
    A special newsletter for teachers within the five boroughs that want to receive information about Parks-based educational workshops, lesson plans, and field trips.
  • Parks History
    Notifications of new Parks thematic history webpages.
  • Pelham Bay Park
    A monthly newsletter covering Pelham Bay Park and its environs in the Bronx.
  • Public Art
    Announcements of new exhibits in New York City parks.
  • Summer on the Hudson
    Summer on the Hudson is an annual arts and cultural festival presented in Riverside Park South.
  • Urban Park Rangers
    Receive Outdoors in NYC, the Rangers’ quarterly newspaper, as well as important information about special events and camps.
  • Washington Square Park
    Subscribe for news on the renovation of the park.
  • Yankee Stadium Redevelopment Project
    The latest news and updates regarding the Yankee Stadium Redevelopment Project, sent four times each year.

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