Find your Green Thumb: Starting a Community Garden (free)

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Find your Green Thumb: Starting a Community Garden (free)

hosted by NYC Parks GreenThumb

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
6:00pm-8:00pm

Project Farmhouse
76 East 13th St
New York, NY 10003 United States

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“Do you have big dreams for that lot you walk past everyday? Come hear from a panel of community gardeners who started community gardens at different points in the last 40 years. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions about some of the challenges and rewards of starting a new GreenThumb garden and strategies for organizing community members. GreenThumb will present the steps to forming a new community garden with today‚Äôs rules and regulations. This workshop will point new gardeners towards resources and tools for finding information and garnering community support to form new gardening groups.”

Moderator: Babbie Dunnington, NYC Parks GreenThumb

Panelists:

Eric Thomann, Backyard Garden
Sonya, Krystal Garden
Ena McPherson, Tranquility Farm
Nancy Surun, La Finca del Sur
Robert Atterbury, Hooper Grove Community Garden