Volunteers clean up Brookwood mansion grounds

The grounds of a 1900s East Islip Mansion got a facelift for Earth Day. Volunteers from civic groups, schools and scouts spent the day cleaning

Volunteers from civic groups, schools and scouts spent the day cleaning up and beautifying the grounds of the historical Brookwood Mansion.

Volunteers from civic groups, schools and scouts spent the day cleaning up and beautifying the grounds of the historical Brookwood Mansion. (4/22/15)

EAST ISLIP - The grounds of a 1900s East Islip mansion got a facelift for Earth Day.

Volunteers from civic groups, schools and scouts spent the day cleaning up and beautifying the grounds of the historical Brookwood Hall.

About 400 volunteers donated their time to the project.

Organizers say more restoration projects are in the works.

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