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Bronx Food and Farms Trolley Tour - BRONX 100

Saturday, May 10, 2014

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.

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Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Bronx and kick off the season with a tour of some of the oldest community gardens in the borough.

Visit Taqwa Community Farm, a model of urban agriculture in our city, equipped with chickens, beekeeping, fruit trees, and food production. Lunch is served at River Garden, established in 1976. Then travel on to The Point CDC’s Riverside campus garden, where youth are growing and learning where food comes from.

Tour Guide: Nancy Ortiz-Surun, Co-founder of La Finca del Sur Urban Farm

Please arrive at the station between 9:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. There is an option to meet at the first stop in the Bronx, at 10:30 a.m. Please call for details.

Registration is required. Please RSVP at the email below.

Location

Bronx Trolley Tour Pickup
153rd Street and Macombs Dam Park, Bronx
Bronx
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Location Details:
Outside the Metro-North Yankee Stadium station.

Cost

Tickets are $30, payable by cash or a check made out to La Familia Verde, with proceeds going directly to support the Bronx community gardens and urban farms you visit.

Event Organizer

GreenThumb, New York Botanical Garden

Contact Number

(718) 817-8038

Contact Email

bronxfoodsummit@gmail.com

Categories

Nature, History, Kids, Tours, Food, Talks, Seniors

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