South Beach Civic Association

Staten Island, NY

Category – Events

Shape UP NYC looking for new sites to host free fitness classes

SHAPE UP NYC SITES Description: Shape Up NYC is a FREE citywide fitness program. The program offers classes in Zumba, Yoga, Pilates, Aerobics, Kickboxing, Senior Fitness and more! Shape Up NYC is looking to expand where these classes are offered throughout Staten Island. Please see the attached flyer for more information and host site requirements. […]

Community Connections Trainings and Workshops

  TRAININGS & WORKSHOPS   COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS 2016 Description: NYC community park group leaders are invited to share information, make new friends, and learn about the resources that Partnerships for Parks and our partner organizations have to offer. CPF Executive Director Heather Lubov and NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver, FAICP, will honor the Partnerships […]

Parks Partnerships Academy Wednesday Nov 30

volunteer opportunities   IT’S MY PARK PROGRAM -Applications are due December 1ST for January projects! Description: Partnerships for Parks invites you to get involved in It’s My Park hands-on service projects in all five boroughs. Our It’s My Park program offers year-round volunteer opportunities — from painting benches and planting bulbs, to weeding and cleaning, and much more! Deadlines: Applications are […]


NEW YORK ROAD RUNNERS OPEN RUN: Description: Join New York Road Runners for free weekly runs in your neighborhood! Open to all ages and experience levels. Walkers, strollers, and dogs on leash are welcome. Cost: Free, no advance registration required. Link: ·         SILVER LAKE PARK Date/Time: Tuesdays, 7 PM Location: Silver Lake Park, Staten […]


URBAN PARK RANGER PROGRAMMING For over 30 years the Urban Park Rangers have helped New Yorkers of all ages to discover the great outdoors, uncovering the natural wonders that exist right here in their own backyard. To find information about FREE hikes, campouts, canoe outings, fishing outings, bird tours, and workshops that enhance your outdoor […]


PUPPET MOBILE: PUSS IN BOOTS Description: The CityParks PuppetMobile presents the classic “Puss in Boots” tale, with a twist. Cost: Free Link: Staten Island Locations: Saturday Sept.17, 4-5 PM: Silver Lake Park Friday Oct. 14, 9-10 AM: P.S. 57  

NYRP Tree Giveaway Saturday September 25 9-11 am Westervelt Community Garden

NYRP TREE GIVEAWAY Description: This fall we will partner with H.E.A.L.T.H. 4 Youths at our Westervelt Community Garden in Staten Island. Saturday morning come meet the youth who have been cleaning, weeding and planting all over the island and take home one of seven beautiful trees! We’re offering Witchhazel, Serviceberry, Magnolia and more! Date/Time: Sunday […]


TRAININGS & WORKSHOPS Getting Started with Ioby | Ioby Anyone with an awesome idea for their neighborhood or their city can collect tax-deductible donations and recruit volunteers on In this webinar, you will learn how to get started, give some fundraising tips, and share some exciting news about how ioby’s growing in your backyard. […]

Environmental Volunteer Opportunities

volunteer opportunities IT’S MY PARK PROGRAM -Applications are due October 1ST for November projects! Description: Partnerships for Parks invites you to get involved in It’s My Park hands-on service projects in all five boroughs. Our It’s My Park program offers year-round volunteer opportunities — from painting benches and planting bulbs, to weeding and cleaning, and much more! Deadlines: Applications are due […]

Hamlet: Faber Park Fieldhouse September 17 1pm Free!!!!

  THEATER IN THE PARK Description: The public mobile unit presents Hamlet by William Shakespeare. (see attached flyer) Date/Time: Saturday Sept. 17, 1 PM Location: Faber Park Field House, 2175 Richmond Terrace Link: Cost: Free but space is limited. Please RSVP by email to to reserve your seat.

New Board Swearing in Ceremony

Swearing in with Honorable Judge Barbara Panepinto-President Joseph McAllister, Vice President RoseAnn McAllister, Treasurer Dianne Romano, Recording Secretary Patricia Venezia, Sgt. of Arms Angela Antonelli, Chairman of the Board Louis Antonelli, Community Liaison Kathy Toth, Board of Directors Susan Hansen and  Victor Cenci.

City Parks Foundation’s Summer Sports Program Schedule

Friends,   Spring is here and City Parks Foundation’s summer sports program schedule is now finalized! Below are live links to the registration. Groups that cannot complete the form yet with specific participant information should send a group registration form: Group Registration   GOLF –   TRACK & FIELD –   TENNIS –   GET UP & GO!   […]

GreenThumb: 32nd Annual growtogether conference—REGISTRATION IS OPEN

GreenThumb: 32nd Annual growtogether conference—REGISTRATION IS OPEN   DATE:      Saturday, March 19, 2016 TIME:                          8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. LOCATION:               Hostos Community College 450 Grand Concourse Bronx   DETAILS:                   GreenThumb is excited to invite greening professionals from all over New York City to a day of learning, sharing, networking and greening inspiration during […]


NYC PARKS SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION IS OPEN CAMP SESSION:      Tuesday, July 5 – Friday, August 19, 2016 COST:                        $500 per child for Regular Day Camp (9am – 5pm  Monday – Friday) $575 per child for Extended Day Camp at select sites (8am –6pm Monday – Friday)   DETAILS:                   The NYC Parks Experience Summer Day Camp […]

NYC Parks Presentation Tuesday February 9, 7:30 at Community Board 2 Meeting

Dear Friends, NYC Parks will be showing our “Parks without Boarders” presentation at the Staten Island Community Board 2 Meeting on Tuesday, February 9th, 2016, @ 7:30pm, at the Lou Caravone Community Service Building within Sea View Hospital Rehabilitation Center at 460 Brielle Avenue. Come and join us!!     Looking forward to seeing you there!!   […]

Disaster Training for children

We’ll be hosting a disaster preparedness training class geared to children, in partnership with the Red Cross, on Saturday, August 29th.  Kids will have a choice between attending the class at 10am or 11am at the Olympia Activity Center in Midland Beach.

Tree Census

Friends, This summer, NYC parks has launched the biggest and best street tree census yet working with thousands of volunteers across the city to collect critical information about trees. But to get to our goal of mapping every street tree in NYC by the fall, we need your help! Attend an event! Events are happening 7 […]

Shoreline Parks Plan

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has proposed the construction of a protective seawall from Fort Wadsworth to Great Kills Park. Recognizing the effect this important project will have on our parkland, NYC Parks is developing the Shoreline Parks Plan to guide the redevelopment of our shoreline parks to work with this new flood protection. […]


We are sad to report the passing of Mary Pannese, a member of South Beach Civic PANNESE Mary Pannese (nee Sereno) on July 6, 2015. Beloved wife of Rocco. Loving mother of Mary Flora Pannese, Connie Pannese-Smith, Donna Cathy Pannese-Howard. Dear mother-in-law of Jimmy Smith and Scott Howard. Reposing at A. Azzara Funeral Home, 183 […]

Natural Resources Protective Association Calendar

Please mark your calendars for the following events by NRPA: ·        Saturday, May 2, 2015 Park cleanup – Dreier-Offerman Park, Gravesend Bay, Bay 44-Bay 49 Sts., Shore Pkwy, Brooklyn from 9 AM to 12:00 PM.  Gloves, trash bags, refreshments provided. ·        Tuesday, May 5, 2015 5th Congressional District election for Staten Island and Brooklyn. ·        […]