Visit the Nature Center and host a celebration here!

The centrally-located Greenbelt Nature Center – 700 Rockland Avenue near Brielle Avenue – is a hub for a wide range of Greenbelt activities and programs. Here you may view the Richmond County Savings Foundation exhibits to learn about Greenbelt history, geography, flora and fauna, and current happenings.  Please enjoy our newly installed “Flexi-pave” walkways made […]

Welcome to High Rock Park

High Rock Park is the cornerstone of the Greenbelt and one of the area’s most popular “Forever Wild” parks. High Rock was designated a National Environmental Education Landmark by the United States Department of the Interior in 1971. School and enrichment programs serve students from pre-school to college-level, instilling an appreciation for the natural world. […]

High Rock Park History

Often referred to as one of the most tranquil places in New York City, High Rock Park is noted for its quiet ponds and deep woods. Hosting the Greenbelt Conservancy’s headquarters, the park has been recognized as a Natural Environmental Education Landmark. Over the past two centuries, prominent Staten Island families including the Vanderbilts, Flaggs, […]

Willowbrook Park

For the Carousel for All Children, enter the park from Eton Place off Richmond Avenue.  There is a large parking area behind the Carousel. For ball field access, enter the park from Victory Boulevard. Both entrances allow access to Willowbrook Lake. Willowbrook Park’s central location makes it easily accessible, yet this popular park is sufficiently […]

Recreation Center

Here are some of the other offerings at this facility (workshops may changed based on season and staff availability): After-school program for children ages 6-13 Computer training classes – including Word and Excel programs Billiards classes Tai Chi Self-defense classes Yoga for limited mobility / Stretch & Tone / Burmese style Hip-hop aerobics for adults […]