This year’s OpenHouseGCEF will celebrate the McGolrick Park as a centerpiece of the Greenpoint community, and feature many of the exciting projects GCEF has funded in the park and throughout Greenpoint that are making our community a healthier, safer, and “greener” place to live. Along with your friends and neighbors, you can:
- Plant a bulb, beautify McGolrick Park!
- Create take-home crafts like making your own wildflower seed packet
- Discover local trees and birds thru tree identification and bird walk and talks
- Enjoy story-time with favorite “green” picture books
- Discover and touch creatures in a tank from Newtown Creek!
- See designs for the new Greenpoint Library & Environmental Education Center
- Listen to live music
- and much, much more!
- Environmental Education Shed
- Floating Classrooms on Greenpoint’s Waterways
- For the Birds! Greenpoint
- Go Green Activity Hub
- Greening Greenpoint: An Urban Forestry Plan
- Greenpoint Bioremediation Project
- Greenpoint Eco-Schools: Creating a Legacy of Sustainability
- Greenpoint Library & Environmental Education Center
- Greenpoint Monitor Museum USS Monitor Park Shoreline Design Project
- Greenpoint Parks Community Stewardship Project
- Intertidal Wetland Project
- Java Street Community Garden Sustainability Project
- Living Dock
- McCarren Park Urban Farm and Green Infrastructure Corridor
- Newtown Creek SAMPLES Project
- Soil Cycle: A Mobile Compost Initiative
If you have any questions please contact Natalie Vichnevsky.