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Saturday, January 12, 2019

11:00 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.

Want to host a youth event, class, film screening, or any other type of event in your community garden? In part one of this workshop, you will learn how to plan community events for your garden. From finding partners in your neighborhood to designing your garden to host programming, this workshop will cover best practices to event planning in your garden. Part 2 will be in the spring and will cover design strategies for hosting events and workdays in the garden. Members of registered GreenThumb gardens who attend both workshops will be eligible to receive a set of limited resources to plan and execute a garden event.

Community gardeners and members of the public please RSVP on Eventbrite. School gardeners please RSVP at
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McCarren Play Center in McCarren Park Accessible
776 Lorimer Street
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Multipurpose Room C



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(212) 602-5300

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Recreation CentersMcCarren Play Center

On Thursday, July 4, 2019, this recreation center will be closed in observance of the Fourth of July holiday.

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