City of Oswego Arbor Day/Saturdays in the Park

The following is the Saturdays in the Park Schedule:

April 30 Breitbeck Park Saturdays in the Park Kick Off 9 am

May 7 Oak Hill Park @ 10 am
May 14 Franklin Square (West) Park @ 10 am
May 21 Washington Square (East) Park @ 10 am
May 28 Off for Memorial Day Weekend
June 4 Riverwalk west @ Old City Hall @ 10 am
June 11 East Side Harbor Rail Trail Meet at 481 signs @ 10 am
June 18 Shapiro Park @ 10 am
June 25 Hamilton Park @ 10 am
July 2 Off for July 4th weekend
July 9 Montcalm Park @ 10 am
July 16 American Legion Park @ 10 am
July 23 Fitzhugh Park School @ 10 am
July 31 Off for Harborfest
Aug 6 Off till after Labor Day
Sept 10 Kingsford Park School @ 10 am
Sept 17 Riverwalk East at Lock 6 @ 10 am
Sept 24 Riverwalk West at Bridie Manor @ 10 am
Oct 1 Breitbeck Park (pumpkin fest at Washington sq)@ 10 am

Saturday’s in the Park 2011 KICK OFF at Breitbeck Park Pavilion 9am SATURDAY APRIL 30th

Take an hour of your Saturdays to work around our communities yard. Saturdays in the Park is your opportunity to work along side your community Tree Stewards in mulching, pruning and beautifying our parks!


This week will be the City of Oswego’s Arbor Day Celebration Week

After proclamation of April 29th as Arbor Day by Mayor Randy Bateman, The City of Oswego will be celebrating throughout the week of May 2nd-6th. Each City School and the Head Start Program at Fort Ontario will host a tree planting as well as educational material distributed for the children at each school. Community members are welcome to volunteer their time at each school planting along side city officials and the Tree Stewards group.

We encourage the community to plant a tree or to request that a tree be planted on their street by contacting their Alderman.

The schedule is:
May 2 Monday –

Fitzhugh Park Elementary: 9am-10am

Head Start at Fort Ontario 10:15am

Oswego High School 3:15pm-4:15 pm
May 3 Tuesday –

Kingsford Park Elementary at 10:30 am

Frederick Leighton Elementary at 2:15pm-3: 15pm
May 4 Wednesday –

Oswego Middle School 3:15pm-4: 15pm
May 5 Thursday –

Trinity Catholic School 2pm
May 6 Friday –
Riley Elementary 2pm