GreenThumb

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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.

Oct. 2014

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Friday, October 31, 2014

Oct31

La Plaza Cultural: Halloween Party

4:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy the East Village Insane Asylum magician, fortune telling, Shed of Horrors, a bat…
Location: La Plaza Cultural (in ), Manhattan
Cost: Free

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Nov 1

La Plaza Cultural: Day of the Dead

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy a Day of the Dead dance performance at the East Village Community Garden.
Location: La Plaza Cultural (in ), Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Nov 5

GreenThumb Workshop: Fall Planting and Season Extension

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Do you want to get more fresh and healthy vegetables from your garden?  If…
Location: Clara's Garden (in ), Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Nov 8

GreenThumb Workshop: Soil Health

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Did you have trouble keeping your plants growing strong this season?  Plant health is…
Location: Hands and Heart Community Garden, Brooklyn
Cost: Free
Nov 8

Fourth Annual Perennial Plant Swap

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Please join the Jerry & the Senior Gents Garden for their Fourth Annual Perennial Plant…
Location: Jerry And The Senior Gents (in ), Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Nov12

GreenThumb Workshop: Soil Health

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Did you have trouble keeping your plants growing strong this season?  Plant health is…
Location: GreenThumb Office , Manhattan
Cost: Free

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Nov13

Grow to Learn Workshop: Think Outside the Box: Bed-Building for School Gardens

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Grow to Learn team for a hands-on workshop covering the basic principles behind…
Location: PS 373 / The Brooklyn Transition Center, Brooklyn
Cost: Free
Nov13

UCC Youth Farm Workshop: How to Make Natural Lip Balm

5:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
 Make natural lip balms with local wax from Gemma's Brooklyn bees. RSVP required…
Location: UCC Youth Farm, Brooklyn
Cost: Free
Nov13

GreenThumb Workshop: Tool Maintenance

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Bring your pruning tools for cleaning and sharpening at this hands-on workshop. …
Location: New York Botanical Garden, Bronx
Cost: Free

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Nov18

Wave Hill Gallery Tour

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join a curatorial fellow for a tour of current exhibitions. In the main gallery,…
Location: Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx
Cost: $8 Adults, $4 Students and Seniors 65+, $2 Children 6+, Free to Members and children under 6

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Nov19

GreenThumb Workshop: Essential Listening Skills

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This 2.5-hour training will deepen participants’ listening skills and enhance their…
Location: GrowNYC Greening Library, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Nov20

Grow to Learn Meet Up: Seed Swap!

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come exchange seeds with other school gardeners at Grow to Learn's first-ever Seed…
Location: GrowNYC Greening Library, Manhattan
Cost: Free