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Growing Food on Staten Island

Thursday, July 31, 2014

7:00 p.m.

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Join us for a showing of Jay Weichun’s documentary exploring the borough’s vegetable gardens, as well as the people who grow them . 

This documentary, filmed over several years, features a diverse and colorful array of plants and people who are part of this current chapter of the borough’s agricultural history. After the documentary, Jay will field questions from the audience.  

This free program is part of the Arts in the Greenbelt series, sponsored by New York Community Trust. 

Registration required. 


Greenbelt Nature Center in Blood Root Valley Accessible
700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue
Staten Island
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Event Organizer

Staten Island Greenbelt Conservancy

Contact Number

(718) 351-3450

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Recreation CentersGreenbelt Recreation Center

There are reduced hours at NYC Parks' Recreation Centers over the holidays. On Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, Recreation Centers open at the normal time, but close at 5 p.m. On Christmas Day and New Year's Day, Recreation Centers are closed. For more information, please visit the holiday schedule link featured on each Recreation Center's homepage under "Holidays".
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