2013 Summer (PDF, 4.7 MB)
We publish a quarterly Program Guide that lists all GreenThumb workshops, giveaways, Greening Partner events, as well as other important community gardening news.
Click on the links below to download the appropriate guide.
- 2013 Summer (PDF, 4.7 MB)
- 2013 Spring (PDF, 2 MB)
- 2012-13 Winter (PDF, 3.6 MB)
- 2012 Fall (PDF, 500 KB)
You can also access our archives to see past workshops and events.
This book covers all of the ins and outs of running a GreenThumb community garden. It includes registration requirements, essays from community gardeners, citywide polices, tip sheets from the New York Botanical Gardens and Just Food, and more.
This guide provides information on getting a school garden up and running and including curriculum, horticulture, and fundraising ideas.
In 2009 and 2010, GrowNYC hosted Compton Mentor Fellow Mara Gittleman. Mentored by Open Space Greening Assistant Director Lenny Librizzi, Mara’s first project was updating the community garden information on OASIS, a powerful GIS-based online map that allows users to view details about every block and lot in the five boroughs. This was the first full-scale update to the community garden information in many years.
This guidebook provides the guidelines for building Parks Department-approved structures as well as directions and polices for building a “gardenhaus.”
A tutorial for building a simple compost bench.