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Pumpkin Smash! at Maria Hernandez Park

Saturday, November 2, 2013

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.

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Support BEAN at the Bushwick’s Pumpkin Smash! at Maria Hernandez Park. Bring your jack-o-lanterns to the park for a ritual smashing to be composted at the garden composters at PS 123. This should be a really active, educational, ecological and fun event!

Volunteers will alsoweed/mulch tree pits, clean up passive lawn areas, plant bulbs and celebrate the community-led goals for Maria Hernandez Park in partnership with PS123's School Garden as well as BKROT.


Corner of Starr Street and Irving Avenue in Maria Hernandez Park
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Location Details:
Volunteers will meet at the benches inside the park at the corner of Starr Street and Irving Ave.



Event Organizer

Brooklyn Botanical Garden, Brooklyn Community Board 4, Bushwick Eco Acts Network (BEAN)

Contact Number

(718) 965-8907

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