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8th Annual Spring Seed Celebration & Swap at The Old Stone House

Saturday, April 6, 2013

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.

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Join us for our annual celebration of making things grow all around the Old Stone House & Washington Park.


  • 10:00 a.m. Seeding starts and transplanting seedlings
  • 11:00 a.m. Seed cleaning, storage and identification (includes guess that seed, displays with whole foods and whole forms of seeds)
  • noon design tips for city gardens
  • 1:00 p.m. lunch break – propagating plants through stem cuttings and divisions – outdoors
  • 2:00 p.m. GMO information and discussion
  • 2:30 p.m. OPEN SESAME: the Story of Seeds, trailer – a new film by Sean Kaminsky
  • 3:00 p.m. seed art display, raffle winner and How many seeds in the jar?  winner announced


Old Stone House in J.J. Byrne Playground Accessible
336 3rd St, Brooklyn, NY 11215
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Location Details:
The Old Stone House is located at 336 3rd Street between 4th and 5th Avenues.



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(718) 768-3195

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