community garden Archives

  • Do you have an idea for a project in your neighborhood? Whether you are interested in community gardening, tenant organizing, social justice, or art projects, Citizens Committee awards grants of up to $3,000 to grassroots groups working on community-building projects across NYC. Applications are due January 25, 2016!  

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  • Weeksville Heritage Center is seeking volunteers for their summer Garden Party series. The Garden Parties are a series of outdoor festivals on four dates in July that feature food, music, and film. Volunteers will help greet and direct visitors, set up for concerts, pass out and collect event surveys, and generally help all around. In […]

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  • Last Saturday, St. Johns Place was abuzz with the sights and smells of healthy eating for our Leadership Training Institute’s Eat Healthy/Eat Local Fair at St. Gregory’s Roman Catholic Church. The fair featured a variety of vendors, including hydroponic gardening from Boswyck Farms, free yoga, pilates, and qi gong classes from Force and Flow Fitness […]

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  • This past Sunday, community members gathered after services at the Lady of Charity RC Church to talk about the Imani Garden, located on Schenectady Ave. between Dean and Pacific Streets. Members of Green Phoenix Permaculture facilitated a meeting where church members and others interested came together to plan the coming year of activities in the […]

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