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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.

Jul. 2014


Sunday, July 27, 2014


Ladies Garden Party

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Come enjoy a fun-filled summer garden party at the Clayton Williams Community Garden!…
Location: Clayton Williams Memorial Garden, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, July 30, 2014


GreenThumb Workshop: Beekeeping 101

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Please join Gemma Garcia and GreenThumb for this basic beekeeping workshop. …
Location: St. John Cantius Parish (in ), Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Aug 2

GreenThumb Workshop: Fall Planting and Season Extension

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Do you want to get more fresh and healthy vegetables?  If you’ve ever seen your…
Location: Phoenix Community Garden, Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Aug 5

GreenThumb Workshop: Maintaining the Garden Perimeter

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
We will learn how to make our own simple and inexpensive dog waste bag dispensers to hang…
Location: Umoja Garden (Garden Beautiful), Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Thursday, August 14, 2014


GreenThumb Workshop: Build a Garden Birdhouse

5:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Want to bring more winged wildlife into your garden?  A great way to attract birds is…
Location: College Avenue Garden, Bronx
Cost: Free

Saturday, August 16, 2014


GreenThumb Workshop: Seed Savers Harvesting and Processing Basics

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Interested in saving seeds? Planning to start a seed library? Bronx Green-Up, NYC…
Location: River Garden (in ), Bronx
Cost: Free

Jazz in the Garden

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Celebrate Harlem Week! At this Harlem celebration, families can take in a live band…
Location: Clayton Williams Memorial Garden, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, August 20, 2014


GreenThumb Workshop: Keeping The Rats Out! Rat Prevention in Community Gardens

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
This workshop will cover rat prevention in your gardens. We will walk around El Jardin Del…
Location: El Jardin Del Paraiso (in ), Manhattan
Cost: Free