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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.

Feb. 2016


Saturday, February 13, 2016

Feb 13

Crazy for Composting

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Are you passionate about composting but want more from your bin? These Q&A sessions…
Location: New York Botanical Garden, Bronx
Cost: Free

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Feb 18

GreenThumb Workshop: Raised Bed Design

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Learn how to create a two tier triangle raised bed using the same supplies given by…
Location: Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground), Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Feb 20

GreenThumb Workshop: Maintaining Your Garden Tools

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Learn how to maintain your garden tools and extend their use to make them more effective.…
Location: GreenThumb Compound, Queens
Cost: Free

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Feb 24

GreenThumb Workshop: Conflict Resolution

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join fellow GreenThumb gardeners for an evening to come together and find solutions to…
Location: Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center (in Alfred E. Smith Playground), Manhattan
Cost: Free

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Feb 27

GreenThumb Workshop: Fruit Tree Pruning

11:00 a.m.1:30 p.m.
Learn why fruit trees need annual pruning for best production. Discover and practice how to…
Location: Drew Gardens, Bronx
Cost: Free

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Mar 19

32nd Annual GreenThumb GrowTogether

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join over a thousand community gardeners and greening professionals from all over New York…
Location: Hostos Community College, Bronx
Cost: Pre-register by March 14 for $5, includes breakfast, workshops, lunch, and a t-shirt. Register at the door on March 19 for $7, includes breakfast and workshops. Admission for children ages 12 and under are free. Please pre-register here.