MillionTreesNYC TreeLC Workshop in Brooklyn
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
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Help water and care for the 80,000+ new street trees that have been planted across New York City! Join the MillionTreesNYC to give trees a little "Tree LC" and stewardship, and help keep New York City green by coming to a free MillionTreesNYC tree care workshop where you will learn:
- What is MillionTreesNYC?
- How to identify trees in New York City Benefits trees bring to our city
- Tree Care - Water! Weed! Mulch! Plant flowers!
Workshops are focused on active tree care, so come ready to get your hands dirty and care for street trees along the sidewalk. Please wear closed-toed shoes and layered clothing that can get dirty. Tree stewardship is similar to gardening work, involving bending and kneeling on the sidewalk. Children are always welcome, and must be accompanied by an adult. All participants will care for trees using small gardening tools and watering buckets. Please dress for light gardening work, wear close-toed shoes, and bring a refillable water bottle. All MillionTreesNYC events are rain or shine.