Friends of Gantry Park meets each month to help maintain and advocate for Gantry Plaza State Park, street trees and other green spaces in the neighborhood of Hunters Point.

New participants can join and become a voting member with a $10 donation to the group.

This month's meeting will take place at Riverview Restaurant, 9th Avenue and Center Boulevard, Long Island City. The topic of duscssion will be a possible fundraiser for Friends of Gantry 15th Anniversary in Sept.