GreenThumb

The largest community gardening program in the nation

GreenThumb Events & Workshops

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

GreenThumb workshops are marked with a green border, partner events are marked with a purple border.

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Jun 1

Farm Workdays

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Spend the morning on the farm learning how composted food scraps nourish the soil to grow…
Location: Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
Cost: Free
Jun 1

Bronx Citizen Pruner Course

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Become an officially licensed tree pruner, and learn about tree stewardship and…
Location: Willis Avenue Community Garden, Bronx
Cost: Fee is $15 for Bronx Residents; $100 for non-Bronx residents. Includes FREE study manual and bonus GIFT upon course completion
Jun 1

GreenThumb Workshop: Sharing Our Food Traditions Series - You Can Make Vinegar

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Harry Rosenblum of The Brooklyn Kitchen will lead this workshop on how to make and use…
Location: Ten Eyck Houses HDFC, Brooklyn
Cost: Free
Jun 1

How to Make a Green Hub Garden and Engage the Youth

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This evening will be hosted by Bill Dawson of Ohio's Franklin Park Conservatory…
Location: Pleasant Village Community Garden (in ), Manhattan
Cost: Free
Jun 1

Partnerships Academy Workshop: Partnering for Success (Manhattan)

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Would you like to have more support for your community group? In this workshop,…
Location: Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
Cost: Free

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Jun 2

Horticulture Volunteer Days

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Held monthly through most of the year, each Horticulture Volunteer Day is an opportunity to…
Location: Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
Cost: Free
Jun 2

Water’s Edge Garden Tour

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Located along the shoreline of the East River, the waterfront garden offers year-round…
Location: Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
Cost: Free

Friday, June 3, 2016

Jun 3

Earth Matter Friday Work Days

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Want a hands-on experience with composting? Come get your hands dirty and join Earth Matter…
Location: Compost Learning Center at the Urban Farm, Manhattan
Cost: Free
Jun 3

Earth Day Our Way!

1:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Enjoy food, music, and farming fun, and celebrate Bushwick Campus Farm's fifth…
Location: Bushwick Campus Farm, Brooklyn
Cost: Free
Jun 3

Gardening at Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson Community Garden

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
GreenThumb is very excited to partner with New York Restoration Project to do work in…
Location: Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson Community Garden , Queens
Cost: Free

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Jun 4

GreenThumb Summer Supply Giveaway

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Pick up basic gardening and maintenance supplies for your registered GreenThumb…
Location: New Vision Garden (in ), Brooklyn, La Finca del Sur, Bronx
Cost: Free
Jun 4

Compost Event

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join West Brighton Community Garden to learn about how to compost and seperate your…
Location: West Brighton Community Garden, Staten Island
Cost: Free
Jun 4

Urban Farm Exploration Day

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
The one-acre Urban Farm at Randall’s Island Park offers a wide variety of organically…
Location: Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
Cost: Free
Jun 4

Fourth Season Celebration: Community Potluck and BBQ

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Join the Elizabeth Street Garden for a community potluck and barbecue in the garden. This…
Location: Elizabeth Street Garden, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Jun 5

Community Volunteer Day

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Roll up your sleeves and keep Queens Botanical Garden clean and green! This event…
Location: Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
Cost: Free
Jun 5

Movement Class

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Explore Movement FUNdamentals. Join Kirsten Adler as she guides you through a playful…
Location: East Fourth Street Community Garden, Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Jun 7

Partnerships Academy Workshop: Partnering for Success (Staten Island)

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Would you like to have more support for your community group? In this workshop,…
Location: Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex (in Ocean Breeze Park), Staten Island
Cost: Free

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Jun 8

Farm Workdays

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Spend the morning on the farm learning how composted food scraps nourish the soil to grow…
Location: Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
Cost: Free
Jun 8

Bronx Citizen Pruner Course

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Become an officially licensed tree pruner, and learn about tree stewardship and…
Location: Willis Avenue Community Garden, Bronx
Cost: Fee is $15 for Bronx Residents; $100 for non-Bronx residents. Includes FREE study manual and bonus GIFT upon course completion

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Jun 9

City Chicken Institute: Basic Chicken Keeping

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Visit a live chicken coop and learn how to raise your own flock at New York Restoration…
Location: Imani Community Garden, Brooklyn
Cost: Free

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