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02 May 2016 - Discovery Day at Fresh Kills Park – Sunday May 15th
Freshkills Park will offer a Discovery Day event on May 15th, 2016 from 11am to 4pm. During this free event, 700 acres and eight miles of trails in the otherwise closed site will be open, providing opportunities to explore and learn about the landfill-to-park project. Click Here to read more about Discovery Day, and to […]
06 January 2016 - Community Meeting 1/21/16 – Shoreline Parks Plan
Greetings!! Our friends at NYC Parks will be holding a public community meeting on January 21st regarding the construction of a sea wall from South Beach to Great Kills. See below for location details. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has proposed the construction of a protective seawall from Fort Wadsworth to Great Kills Park. […]
20 July 2015 - Overcast skies did not keep us away from the beach!
Overcast skies did not keep us away from the beach! Our Saturday the 18th free kayaking event was well attended, despite the weather people predicting rain and thunder storms. Special thanks to all of our seasoned veterans and first time volunteers for making the event a success! Click HERE to see pictures, and read the […]
17 June 2015 - Discovery Day at Fresh Kills Park
We packed up our boats and set off to Fresh Kills Park to provide our free kayaking program for their June 7th Discovery Day event. Hundreds of visitors got their feet wet and paddled the creek that separates North Park and East Park. The parks resident Ospreys flew overhead as the paddlers took to […]
16 June 2015 - Our 2015 Season Has Begun!
Our 2015 season has begun, welcoming crowds greeted us as we launched our fleet onto the cool waters of South Beach! Check out our CALENDAR page for a list of event dates, check the LOCATION page for directions to our South Beach location. All events are held at South Beach unless otherwise noted on the […]
25 December 2014 - Happy Holidays!!!
Greetings from Kayak Staten Island! Wishing you, your friends and family Best Wishes this holiday season!
29 June 2014 - A Perfect Day For Kayaking At Conference House Park
Many thanks to Kayak Staten Island’s hard working volunteers along with fabulous help from NY Cares volunteers; we launched close to 300 people onto the water yesterday. Email us at KayakStatenIsland at gmail. com to become a volunteer. No experience necessary, we can use your help!
14 June 2014 - WELCOME BACK!
GREETINGS PADDLERS! Opening day this past June 1st was a day made for kayaking. Soft breezes, bright sunshine and a beautiful beach, what more could one ask. Our volunteers launched over 60 kids and 130 adults onto our local waters. Special thanks goes to our 20++ fabulous volunteers which made Kayak Staten Islands’ season open […]
12 January 2014 - Happy New Year!!!
Thanks to a generous grant from United Way of New York City and help from NYC Parks, Kayak Staten Island will be back at South Beach this summer! KSI volunteers worked together to get our containers and equipment ready for the 2014 season. Shortly we will be updating our calendar page with the 2014 schedule. […]
28 September 2013 - Join Us At Sneak Peak Sunday Sept. 29th!
Greetings Paddlers! Kayak Staten Island will be at Fresh Kills Park tomorrow Sunday September 29th for Sneak Peak 2013! Park opens at 11:00 AM. There will be no shortage of activities tomorrow, something for children and adults of all ages! For more details and travel directions to the park visit the Sneak Peak website at […]