Rockaway Beach, NY
8105 Shorefront Parkway
Far Rockaway, NY 11693
8:00 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013
Outdoors | Recreation
reTREEt in NYC! Come help us restore The Rockaways.
reTREEters are going to plant trees and shrubs in Belle Harbor and Rockaway Beach, neighborhoods in Queens that were heavily flooded during Hurricane Sandy. Some of the planting material has been on display at MoMA PS1 as part of The Colony in EXPO 1: New York during the summer. If you are able, make it out the museum before the exhibit ends on September 2nd.FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 6TH
PM - Make your way to NYC by train, plane, or automobile. LGA, JFK, and EWR are all easily accessible airports. Kayak.com is recommended for searching flights. Also, mta.info and hopstop.com are always helpful for navigating the city. Downloading an NYC navigation app for your phone is suggested. SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 7TH
8:00AM - Meet at The Roger Hotel. We will head to The Rockaways from there.9:00AM - reTREEters who want to go straight to The Rockaways should meet the group at Beach 94th Street + Shore Front Parkway.Planting in Belle Harbor and Rockaway Beach, with a break for lunch.4:00PM-7:00PM - Community event featuring cocktails provided by Tuthilltown Spirits. SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 8TH
6:00AM - Ride the NYC CENTURY. We will leave from Washington Square Park AT 6:00AM. YOU WILL NEED TO REGISTER SEPARATELY FOR THE NYC CENTURY. FOR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION, CLICK HERE.*CHECK BACK REGULARLY FOR MORE INFO* SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS!
Wells Tree and Landscape
A large number of reTREEters traveling from out-of-town plan to stay at The Roger.
131 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Reservations: (888) 448-7788
www.therogernewyork.com *Let us know ASAP if you will need a bicycle.*Check the weather and dress accordingly. FOOTAGE OF THE AFTERMATH FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE
Please support NYC reTREEt if you cannot attend! DONATION
Includes: 1) Lunch on SAT; 2) Dinner and entertainment on SAT; 3) T-shirt; 4) Surprises?! REGISTRATION 52.24