Roosevelt Island Day Saturday June 15 - Games, Rides, Petting Zoo, Flower Planting, Blood Drive, Volunteer Breakfast, FDR Drive Concert & Much More Fun For The Whole Family
Saturday June 15 is Roosevelt Island Day and you are invited. According to the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC):
Come out and join us for an amazing day of fun and Island beautification at this year Roosevelt Island Day event, happening this Saturday June 15th at 9 AM at the Good Shepherd Plaza!
Enjoy the many activities, games and much more for FREE! Also, volunteers will receive the beautifully designed Roosevelt Island Day t-shirt. Volunteers must be at the plaza at 7 AM SHARP!!
Don't miss out on this fantastic community event!
There will be games, rides, food, a petting zoo and much, much more. Here are some scenes from the 2012 Roosevelt Island Day.
The Roosevelt Island Residents Association (RIRA) will also be conducting their annual Blood Drive
Image Of RIRA Members Seeking Blood Donors At Farmers Market
on Roosevelt Island. According to RIRA:
... On The Day Of The Blood DriveThere will be an evening concert by the FDR Drive Band starting at 6 PM.
The actual blood drive is on June 15th, from 10 am to 4 pm. Donations will be taken at the Senior Center, 546 Main Street, on the ground floor. Just follow the signs or ask a volunteer for directions.
Our volunteers will be accepting last minute appointments at our table at the Farmer's Market, from 10 am to 2 pm....
It's always a fun. day. Come on out and enjoy yourself at Roosevelt Island Day.
Roosevelt Island Day is sponsored by RIOC, Urban American (Roosevelt Landings owner) and the Roosevelt Island Youth Program.
UPDATE 6/14 - The American Cancer Society's Roosevelt Island Relay For Life also takes place on June 15 at the Octagon Soccer Field from 11 AM to 11 PM.
More info here.