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, August 23, 2014

Aug23

Grow to Give Garden Party

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join neighborhood gardeners and Staten Island community supported agriculture groups…
Location: Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
Cost: Free

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Aug24

Flea Market at Maggie's Magic Garden

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Please join Maggie's Magic Garden for a Flea Market-Fundraising event. Raindate…
Location: Maggies Magic Garden, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Aug28

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 Isla…
Location: Isla Verde Garden (in ), Bronx
Cost: Free

Friday, August 29, 2014

Aug29

New Roots Community Workday

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Please join the Bronx Green-Up and New Roots Community Garden as they partner with the…
Location: New Roots Community Garden, Bronx
Cost: Free

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Aug30

Harlem Green: 9th Annual Tour of Harlem Community Gardens

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Harlem's community gardeners invite you to share the miracles of grassroots…
Location: Joseph Daniel Wilson Garden (in ), Manhattan
Cost: Free

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Sep 9

Decatur Street Garden Workshop: Build a Sifter & Learn How to Use Finished Compost

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Are you struggling to both produce and properly use finished compost?  Come learn how…
Location: Decatur Street Community Garden, Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Sep13

GreenThumb Annual Harvest Fair

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This annual harvest celebration honors thousands of community gardeners and greening…
Location: Green Gems (in ), Brooklyn
Cost: Free

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Sep27

Essex Street Garden Workshop: Cover Crops

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come learn how to use cover crops to prepare your plot for winter.  Protect your soil…
Location: Essex Street Community Garden, Brooklyn
Cost: Free
Sep27

Lobster Dinner Fundraiser for Imani Garden

4:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Please join the Imani Garden for this New England-style lobster dinner fundraiser and…
Location: Imani Garden, Brooklyn
Cost: $30 with reservation, $35 at the door; $25 vegetarian plate, $20 for children (1/2 lobster)