Roosevelt Islander Online: Roosevelt Island Day Celebration Returns Saturday June 12

A welcome sign we’re emerging from the Coronavirus Pandemic is the return of Roosevelt Island Day on Saturday June 12. According to the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC):

It’s that time of year again, Roosevelt Island Day! Come out and join
us for a day of beautification and celebration of Roosevelt Island on
Saturday, June 12th, from 10 AM – 2 PM. 

Bring your family and
friends to our fun, educational activities, located at Blackwell Plaza,
the Meditation Lawn, and other areas throughout Main St. and learn more
info from our local community organizations. Activities to include are:

  • Free giveaways

  • Island Beautification 
  • Plantings 
  • Art installations 
  • Bike Repair 
  • Free book swap 
  • Battery recycling drop-off and more!

If you are unable to attend, check out our live updates on Instagram (@rooseveltislandrioc). 

note that this is a socially distanced event and we encourage everyone
to wear your face coverings, keep six feet in distance, and continue
adhering to the NY Forward COVID-19 guidelines.

Roosevelt Island Day festivities were cancelled last year due to Coronavirus. 

Here are some scenes from the 2018 Roosevelt Island Day Celebration.

Have a great Roosevelt Island Day.


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