East New York Garden Tour
Saturday, June 28, 2014
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
East New York gardeners welcome you to see their rich world. You’ll find a united nations of food production for every taste and style.
Come hear about diverse neighbors sowing the seeds of community in almost two dozen lively gardens. We’ll visit five gardens to celebrate traditions from the past and other gardens emerging now. Honey, fruit, chickens, vegetables and more await!
This historical walking tour is a collaboration between Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation, East New York Farms (ENY Farms), NYC Parks/GreenThumb, and New York Restoration Project (NYRP). The tour will be led by Morgan Powell, who covered East New York as a journalist with Our Time Press newspaper.