Posts Tagged ‘McCarren Park’

Update: McCarren Park NE Corner Construction

by Heather Van De Mark on

After closing off the north east corner of McCarren Park at the beginning of this year, it looks like headway is already being made in repaving the path. Related Story NE Entrance of McCarren Park Closed Until Spring… READ MORE

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NE Entrance of McCarren Park Closed Until Spring

by Ryan Watson on

As many may have noticed, the northeast entrance of McCarren park has been fenced off in preparation for a construction project that will take place over the winter. The Parks Department is commencing a $930,000 capital project that will create greater drainage capacity, repave the walkway and update the landscaping to alleviate drainage problems, which… READ MORE

Take Your Tree to MulchFest 2013 — Jan 9 – 13

by GWAPP on

Not sure what to do with that drying Christmas tree that’s dropping needle all over your living room floor? Don’t worry, NYC Parks has you covered with MulchFest 2013! There are two locations in North Brooklyn: McCarren Park (Driggs Avenue & Lorimer Street) On-site tree chipping. Residents are encouraged to bring bags to pick up… READ MORE

McCarren Park Play Center: Membership Has Its Perks

by Ryan Watson on

Given the highly publicized opening of the McCarren Park Pool earlier this summer (and its subsequent notorious mentions in the press) most people in North Brooklyn are pretty familiar with the $50 million renovation that was conducted by the NYC Parks Department and the Open Space Alliance for North Brooklyn to revive the space for… READ MORE

Maple Syrup Saturday!

by Pamela Boyle on

Join us this Saturday at Greenpoint/McCarren Park for another great day at the market! One of our newer additions, Walling’s Maple Syrup, will be the inspiration for this week’s cooking demo. Be sure to stop by the info tent for a taste! We will also be continuing with our Donate a Bag program, which has… READ MORE

Greenpoint/McCarren Park This Saturday – Cooking With the Locals + Thanksgiving Inspiration

by Pamela Boyle on

This Saturday at the Greenpoint/McCarren Park Market we will be having a special guest from the neighborhood doing the cooking demonstration. Beth Bainbridge, local Greenpoint resident, is a Registered Dietician and Nutritionist with the NYCDOH Stellar Markets Program. She is an expert at all things delicious and nutritious and will be cooking up one of… READ MORE

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