Foliage Season: Come Catch the Colors in the Greenbelt’s parks and along the trails!

The season is upon us when the Greenbelt’s oak and beech forests dazzle us with their vibrant fall foliage.  Peak peeping should be around October 25.  The Greenbelt is home to a range of trees – maple, tulip and sassafras, to name a few others. As temperatures drop, the chlorophyll breaks down and colors of […]

Con Edison Family Science Night: Wonders of Chemistry! Wednesday, October 24, 6:30 PM

Families are invited to gather to explore a range of science topics and activities. A few short, self-guided activities will start families thinking together, followed by a full group activity. Families with children ages 8-10 years old are welcome to register for these events. Feel free to call our educators for more details – 718-351-3450

Environmental Education Programs & Field Trips for all ages. Check out our toddler series!

The Greenbelt is an exceptional place for educators and students to explore the wonders of nature. We are always excited to share our forests and meadows with you! We offer both underhand outdoor programs. Our Environmental Education programs compliment learning standards; we are an official New York City Department of Education Vendor.

Carousel for All Children is now closed for the season – We’ll see you in May, 2019!

The Carousel in the Greenbelt’s Willowbrook Park is one of the happiest places in Staten Island. For just $2.00, children of all abilities can enjoy a ride set against a backdrop of lush greenery. After, enjoy a stroll around Willowbrook Lake or walk a short section of the White Trail adjacent to the carousel. This magical venue is available to rent for your family or corporate gathering. “

Volunteer Opportunities this Fall

Volunteering in the Greenbelt is a great way to get involved in your community, and to get to know one of New York City’s largest and most beautiful parks.  Many of our volunteer projects take place outdoors along our trail system. There are also indoor tasks and projects happening throughout the year. Please contact us at volunteer@sigreenbelt.org to become involved!