Greening Flatbush 2011

Greening Flatbush

Are you itching to grow things & work with soil?
Spring is just around the corner!

Join us for a fun-filled & information-packed afternoon. Meet your neighbors and get your hands dirty. Come out for demonstrations and hands-on workshops on a variety of gardening and urban agriculture topics, including:

* Gardening for Children
* Starting Seedlings
* Growing Mushrooms in Your Apartment
* DIY soda bottle planters
* Urban Farming with Earth Dumplings
* Composting with Worms Indoors
* How (and Why) to Join the Flatbush Farm Share CSA
* Street Tree Stewardship with Trees NY
* Brooklyn College Soil Lab

… and much more!

We will also have an information table featuring sustainability education
opportunities specifically for youth.

Snacks and coffee will be available. Bring your own mug (BYOM)!


Sunday, February 27, 2011 2:00pm – 5:00 pm
Flatbush YMCA, 2nd floor activity room
1401 Flatbush Avenue (at Rogers Avenue)

View a map of the location here.

$5 suggested donation.

A big thank you to our sponsors:

Snacks provided by Flatbush Food Coop and coffee from Qathra Cafe!


The event was a success!!! Read our intern Sarita’s report and check out the photos below: