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July 2020

Virtual Children’s Garden Summer Camp: The Garden Lab (July 6-16)

Monday, July 6, 9:00 am
$200

Children’s Garden sponsored by HSBC Bank is offering fun and exciting environmental experiences for children ages 4 through 12 online!
Starting July 6, we’ll explore themes such as cooking with plants, meeting our animal neighbors, using our natural world as inspiration to create art, and much more!
Each online session will be taught by our dedicated and experienced staff, who will incorporate the Garden as a resource to support nature discovery, hands-on activities, art, and science investigations.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, July 8, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

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Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, July 8, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

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Down to Earth Farmers Market

Friday, July 10, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Get your fresh produce from local farmers and area food makers who source locally! Hosted by Down to Earth Market. Adherence to social distance guidelines is required to shop. Please see the flyer below to learn more. SNAP EBT welcome. Health Bucks available. Farmers Market Nutrition Program WIC and Seniors checks can be used for fruits and vegetables from June through November. Location: Corner of Main Street & Dahlia Avenue, Flushing When: Every Friday, June 19 - November 20, 8:30am…

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, July 15, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, July 15, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Down to Earth Farmers Market

Friday, July 17, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Get your fresh produce from local farmers and area food makers who source locally! Hosted by Down to Earth Market. Adherence to social distance guidelines is required to shop. Please see the flyer below to learn more. SNAP EBT welcome. Health Bucks available. Farmers Market Nutrition Program WIC and Seniors checks can be used for fruits and vegetables from June through November. Location: Corner of Main Street & Dahlia Avenue, Flushing When: Every Friday, June 19 - November 20, 8:30am…

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Virtual Children’s Garden Summer Camp: Urban Critters (July 20-July 30)

Monday, July 20, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
$200

Children’s Garden sponsored by HSBC Bank is offering fun and exciting environmental experiences for children ages 4 through 12 online!
Starting July 6, we’ll explore themes such as cooking with plants, meeting our animal neighbors, using our natural world as inspiration to create art, and much more!
Each online session will be taught by our dedicated and experienced staff, who will incorporate the Garden as a resource to support nature discovery, hands-on activities, art, and science investigations.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, July 22, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, July 22, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Down to Earth Farmers Market

Friday, July 24, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Get your fresh produce from local farmers and area food makers who source locally! Hosted by Down to Earth Market. Adherence to social distance guidelines is required to shop. Please see the flyer below to learn more. SNAP EBT welcome. Health Bucks available. Farmers Market Nutrition Program WIC and Seniors checks can be used for fruits and vegetables from June through November. Location: Corner of Main Street & Dahlia Avenue, Flushing When: Every Friday, June 19 - November 20, 8:30am…

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, July 29, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, July 29, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Down to Earth Farmers Market

Friday, July 31, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Get your fresh produce from local farmers and area food makers who source locally! Hosted by Down to Earth Market. Adherence to social distance guidelines is required to shop. Please see the flyer below to learn more. SNAP EBT welcome. Health Bucks available. Farmers Market Nutrition Program WIC and Seniors checks can be used for fruits and vegetables from June through November. Location: Corner of Main Street & Dahlia Avenue, Flushing When: Every Friday, June 19 - November 20, 8:30am…

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August 2020

Virtual Children’s Garden Summer Camp: All About Plants (August 3-13)

Monday, August 3, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
$200

Children’s Garden sponsored by HSBC Bank is offering fun and exciting environmental experiences for children ages 4 through 12 online!
Starting July 6, we’ll explore themes such as cooking with plants, meeting our animal neighbors, using our natural world as inspiration to create art, and much more!
Each online session will be taught by our dedicated and experienced staff, who will incorporate the Garden as a resource to support nature discovery, hands-on activities, art, and science investigations.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, August 5, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, August 5, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, August 12, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, August 12, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Virtual Children’s Garden Summer Camp: Art in the Garden (August 17-27)

Monday, August 17, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
$200

Children’s Garden sponsored by HSBC Bank is offering fun and exciting environmental experiences for children ages 4 through 12 online!
Starting July 6, we’ll explore themes such as cooking with plants, meeting our animal neighbors, using our natural world as inspiration to create art, and much more!
Each online session will be taught by our dedicated and experienced staff, who will incorporate the Garden as a resource to support nature discovery, hands-on activities, art, and science investigations.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, August 19, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, August 19, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, August 26, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, August 26, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

September 2020

Horticulture Volunteer Days **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 2, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Help keep Queens Botanical Garden clean, green, and growing! Join QBG's horticulture staff for an engaging, educational event where you will learn gardening basics and work hands-on with plants. Make new friends and put your green thumb to good use in a variety of seasonal projects, including weeding,…

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 2, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 2, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 9, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 9, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 16, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 16, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Horticulture Volunteer Days **CANCELED**

Sunday, September 20, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Help keep Queens Botanical Garden clean, green, and growing! Join QBG's horticulture staff for an engaging, educational event where you will learn gardening basics and work hands-on with plants. Make new friends and put your green thumb to good use in a variety of seasonal projects, including weeding,…

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 23, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 23, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 30, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, September 30, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

October 2020

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, October 7, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, October 7, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, October 14, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, October 14, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, October 21, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, October 21, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, October 28, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at QBG’s urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops. Tasks vary by event and may include weeding, harvesting, planting activities, processing food scraps, building a compost pile, or sifting finished…

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, October 28, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, the farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. The organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Presented by NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden. Drop-in.

Find out more »

November 2020

Horticulture Volunteer Days **CANCELED**

Wednesday, November 4, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Help keep Queens Botanical Garden clean, green, and growing! Join QBG's horticulture staff for an engaging, educational event where you will learn gardening basics and work hands-on with plants. Make new friends and put your green thumb to good use in a variety of seasonal projects, including weeding,…

Find out more »
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