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Earth Day

Date
Apr 24, 2021
Saturday
Time
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Join Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy for Earth Day 2021 in Brooklyn Bridge Park!

The Conservancy is excited to celebrate Earth Day with a series of FREE fitness classes, self-led volunteer opportunities, and education programs on Saturday, April 24th. Please be aware, certain events will only be open to participants through a lottery system. Advanced registration is required to enter the lottery. Please see below for the schedule of events and event descriptions.

Click here to access a map of activities for the day.

All events and activities will adhere to Covid-19 safety protocols and precautions. Click here for details.

  • Event Details

      SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES

      ALL DAY: Meditative Nature Walk with Chelsea Piers Fitness (available for download on personal devices)

      ALL DAY: Clothing drop-off with Wearable Collections 

      10:00 AM-11:00 AM: Yoga with Chelsea Piers Fitness @ Pebble Beach (Registration required)

      11:00 AM-1:00 PM: Green Team @ Main Street Terrace 

      11:00 AM-1:00 PM: Coastal Cleanup @ Pebble Beach/John Street Tidal Marsh

      12:30 PM-1:00 PM: Earth Day Storytime with Brooklyn Public Library @ John Street Plaza (Registration required)

      1:00-3:00 PM: Earth Day Scavenger Hunt @ 99 Plymouth Street 

      1:00-3:00 PM: Book Giveaway with Brooklyn Book Bodega 

      2:00-2:45 PM: Family Fitness with Chelsea Piers Fitness @ John Street Plaza (Registration required)

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Event Descriptions and Registration

  • All Day: Meditative Nature Walk with Chelsea Piers Fitness

      Enjoy a Meditative Nature Walk at Main Street, courtesy of Chelsea Piers Fitness. Available for download on your personal device.

      No registration required.

  • All Day: Clothing Drop-off with Wearable Collections

      An opportunity to drop off old/used clothing to then be repurposed/recycled.

      No registration required.

      Items Accepted:
      Shoes (pairs)
      Accessories (hats, purses, bags, belts, etc.)
      Home linens (sheets, towels, curtains, etc)Please Do Not Bring:
      Pillows & Comforters
      Rugs/Carpets
      Fabric Scrap

  • 10:00 AM: Yoga with Chelsea Piers Fitness

      Connect with the earth and the skies above in this all-level Vinyasa Yoga class on Pebble Beach in Brooklyn Bridge Park. This class will help all yogi’s build towards peak poses and postures and grow your foundational knowledge of the practice of yoga. 10:00 AM at Pebble Beach.

      Registration is required to enter the Yoga lottery, click here to enter the lottery. Selected participants will be notified a week before the event.

  • 11:00 AM: Green Team (Volunteer)

      Assist with various self-led horticulture tasks around Main Street Terrace.  Tools are limited, first come/first serve.

      No registration required.

  • 11:00 AM: Coastal Cleanup (Volunteer)

      Assist with trash removal during low tide on Pebble Beach and John Street Tidal Marsh. Tools are limited, first come/first serve. Please wear sturdy boots!

      No registration required.

  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Earth Day Scavenger Hunt

      Families will explore the park on their own to complete an Earth Day themed scavenger hunt. Upon completion, participants have the option to submit results to the Conservancy and receive a prize by safely stopping by the Conservancy tables outside the Education Center back doors.

      Pre-registration is encouraged. Click here to sign up

  • 12:30 PM: Earth Day Storytime with Brooklyn Public Library

      Sprouts of all ages, come join us for a lively Earth Day Storytime, celebrating the natural wonders of our green and blue planet through story and song. 12:30 PM at John Street Plaza. 

      Registration is required to enter the Storytime lottery, click here to enter the lottery. Selected participants will be notified a week before the event.

  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Book Giveaway with Brooklyn Book Bodega

      A book giveaway with our new partner, Brooklyn Book Bodega. A variety of high-interest free books and books centered around the theme of Earth Day/sustainability for children ages 0-14 will be available for pick up at Main Street Terrace. All books are free.

      No registration required.

  • 2:00 PM: Family Fitness with Chelsea Piers Fitness

      Get the whole family moving together at this family-focused class for movers of all ages! This class starts with a dynamic warm-up followed by an introduction to a key element of fitness. Whether it’s a squat, plank, or push-up, your family will gain a new fitness skill. The class will also include classic games such as Minos and Sharks and Tag, as well as introduce skills including breathing techniques and meditation. Be prepared to engage with your family members at all times as this is not a drop-off class. This is a class specifically designed to bring families together.  2:00 PM at John Street Plaza.

      Registration is required to enter the Family Fitness lottery, click here to enter the lottery. Selected participants will be notified a week before the event.

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