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GreenThumb Winter Supply Distribution

Saturday, November 4, 2017

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Pick up basic winter maintenance supplies, including ice breakers, bags of calcium chloride pellets (salt), and snow shovels, for your registered GreenThumb garden.

  • You must RSVP online at or by calling our main line at (212) 602-5300 by Oct. 27.
  • Only one pickup is permitted per garden group. 
  • If another garden group is picking up for your group, please call the GreenThumb office at 212-602-5300 beforehand to confirm details.  Pickups for multiple groups must be arranged with GreenThumb.
  • You can carpool with other garden groups that may not have access to transportation
  • Staten Island gardeners, please coordinate with your GreenThumb Outreach Coordinator.

Saturday, Nov. 4 / 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Pick-up by RSVP
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Walk-ins on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last

Townsend Community Garden
1735 Walton Ave.
Train: D to 174th-175th Street, 4 to 176th Street
Bus: Bx32 to E. 175th Street/Walton Avenue, Bx1/Bx2 to Grand Concourse/Morris Avenue

New Vision Garden
590 Schenck Ave.
Train: 3 to New Lots Avenue
Bus: B15 to New Lots Avenue/Schenck Avenue, B6 to Livonia Avenue/Ashford Street

Hattie Carthan Community Garden
719 Marcy Ave.
Train: G to Bedford/Nostrand Avenue
Bus: B38 to Lafayette Avenue/Marcy Avenue, B44-SBS to Bedford Avenue/Lafayette Avenue

Green Oasis Community Garden
382 E. 8th St.
Train: L to 1st Avenue, F to 2nd Avenue
Bus: M9/M8 to Avenue C/East 10th Street

Chenchita’s Group Community Garden
1691 Madison Ave.
Train: 4 or 6 to 110th Street or 2/3 to Central Park North/110th Street
Bus: M1 to Madison Avenue/East 111th Street

WEDNESDAY, 11/8, 4:30pm-6pm

GreenThumb Compound
10-01 Queens Plaza South
Long Island City, NY 11101


Hattie Carthan Garden in Hattie Carthan Community Garden Accessible
719 Marcy Avenue
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New Vision Garden in  Accessible
590 Schenck Avenue
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Green Oasis Community Garden/Gilbert's Garden in
372 East 8th Street, between Avenue C and Avenue D
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Townsend Garden in
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GreenThumb Compound
Queens Plaza South and 10th Street
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Chenchitas Community Garden
1691-93 Madison Avenue
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