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Rat Academy: Keeping the Garden Rat-Free

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.

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Facilitated by NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and GreenThumb

Learn Integrated Pest Management (IPM) strategies for keeping rats from wrecking your garden. In this workshop, participants will learn proper rat prevention measures, how to look for signs of rats, and how to correct the conditions that attract rats.

Community gardeners may be eligible to pick up a rat-proof trash can at this workshop to bring back to their community garden. Please email greenthumbinfo@parks.nyc.gov for more info.

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Location

St. Mary's Recreation Center in St. Mary's Park Accessible
St. Ann's Avenue and 145th Street
Bronx
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

GreenThumb, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene,

Contact Number

(212) 602-5300

Contact Email

greenthumbinfo@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Dog-friendly AreasSt. Mary's Dog Run

As a part of our Anchor Parks initiative, reconstruction of the dog run and ballfield in the southeast corner of St. Mary's Park is now underway. Follow this project on the Parks Capital Tracker for updates.


Anticipated Completion: Spring 2020

Recreation CentersSt. Mary’s Recreation Center

As of Tuesday, March 17, for the safety of our patrons, all recreation centers are closed to the public until further notice.

ParkSt. Mary's Park

As a part of our Anchor Parks initiative, reconstruction of the southern section of St. Mary's Park is now underway. This project includes reconstruction of the park’s pathways, passive central area, amphitheater and west comfort station. Follow this project on the Parks Capital Tracker for updates.


Anticipated Completion: Fall 2021

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