GreenThumb

The largest community gardening program in the nation

GreenThumb Events & Workshops

Events are marked with a green background; workshops are marked with tan; partner events are marked with purple.

To add an event in your GreenThumb community garden to this calendar, please fill out our event listing request form.

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Saturday, April 26, 2014

Apr26

GreenThumb Workshop: Plant Starts Giveaway

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Please join GreenThumb to get your vegetable transplants at our annual giveaway,…
Location: Hattie Carthan Garden (in ), Brooklyn
Cost: Free
Apr26

LUNGs East Village Garden Tour: Spring Awakening with Salad Daze

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
It's time to party! Come out and celebrate our community gardens. Please join…
Location: LaGuardia Corner Community Garden, Manhattan
Cost: Free
Apr26

LUNGs East Village Garden Tour: Spring Awakening with Flower Power

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
It's time to party! Come out and celebrate our community gardens. Please join…
Location: Dias Y Flores (in ), Manhattan
Cost: Free
Apr26

LUNGs East Village Garden Tour: Spring Awakening with Peas & Love

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
It's time to party! Come out and celebrate our community gardens. Please join…
Location: Childrens Magical Garden, Manhattan
Cost: Free
Apr26

How to Build a Three-Bin Compost System

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of composting garden and food waste to make the soil in your garden…
Location: Abraham Lincoln High School Garden
Cost: Free

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Apr27

LaGuardia Corner Garden Workshop: Sand Casting Demo

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Please join the LaGuardia Corner Garden for a demonstration on how to sand cast a…
Location: LaGuardia Corner Community Garden, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Apr30

Grow to Learn School Garden Plant Start Giveaway, Brooklyn

4:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Grow to Learn registered schools only may pick up two flats each of mixed vegetable,…
Location: Hattie Carthan Garden (in ), Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Saturday, May 3, 2014

May 3

GreenThumb Workshop: Plant Starts Giveaway

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Please join GreenThumb to get your vegetable transplants at our annual giveaway,…
Location: Melrose New Generation Community Garden, Bronx
Cost: Free
May 3

GreenThumb Workshop: Explore the Many Uses of Herbs

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Please join GreenThumb as we cover some of the culinary and healing properties…
Location: The Creative Little Garden (in ), Manhattan
Cost: Free

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

May 6

Building a Teaching Garden

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come check out Edible Schoolyard NYC's newest showcase school at PS 7 in East Harlem.…
Location: PS 7
Cost: Free

Thursday, May 8, 2014

May 8

Grow to Learn School Garden Plant Start Giveaway, Bronx

4:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Grow to Learn registered schools only may pick up two flats each of mixed vegetable,…
Location: College Avenue Garden, Bronx
Cost: Free
May 8

GreenThumb Workshop: Explore the Many Uses of Herbs

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Please join GreenThumb as we cover some of the culinary and healing properties…
Location: A. Badillo Community Rose Garden, Bronx
Cost: Free

Saturday, May 10, 2014

May10

GreenThumb Workshop: Butterfly Project NYC Native Plant Share

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join Bronx Green-Up, the Butterfly Project NYC, NYC  Wildflower Week and GreenThumb…
Location: New Roots Community Garden
Cost: Free

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

May14

Teaching in the Spring Kitchen and Garden

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Learn some Edible Schoolyard NYC lessons and teaching techniques for the garden and…
Location: PS 216
Cost: Free

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

May20

Spring in the Kitchen and Extra-Curricular Kitchen and Garden Programming

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come see what's cooking in the ESYNYC Harlem kitchen classroom and talk about…
Location: PS 7
Cost: Free

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

May21

School Garden Composting

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Over the past few years, Columbia Secondary School students have played an integral role…
Location: Old Croton Aqueduct Gatehouse, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Thursday, May 29, 2014

May29

How to Build a 3-Bin Compost System

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of composting garden and food waste to make the soil in your garden…
Location: Golden Harvest Food Pantry Garden
Cost: Free

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Jun21

GreenThumb Summer Festival

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
GreenThumb invites you to join our community gardeners and partners for the 2014…
Location: The Marcus Garvey Park Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan
Cost: Free