Compost Giveback (SOLD OUT)

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Compost Giveback (SOLD OUT)

Saturday, April 6, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Free

The NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden is giving away FREE compost! Although staff will be present to assist, please come prepared to fill and carry out your own bags. We will provide shovels and empty 7.5 gallon sandbags. The compost is made from residential food scraps collected locally and processed at QBG. Limit of 10 bags per registrant. This event takes place in QBG’s Parking Garden at 42-80 Crommelin Street, Flushing, NY.

If you are interested in larger volumes of compost, please contact us at [email protected] or 718.539.5296.

Free. Registration required. Click here to register.

This workshop is SOLD OUT.

TIP:
More giveaways! QBG and New York Restoration Project will give away 150 trees to NYC residents on Saturday, April 13! Trees will include flowering and fruiting varieties like Dogwood, Eastern Redbud, and American Plum (free; registration required).

Spend the day at the Garden! On this day, check out:
– Herbal Kitchen Workshop from 11am to 1pm ($20-30; registration required);
– a seasonal garden tour from 1 to 2pm (included with Garden admission);
– “American Eden” Book Talk with Victoria Johnson from 2 to 4pm (included with Garden admission; registration required);
– Activity Table from 2pm to 4pm (included in Garden admission; drop-in);
– and “In Full Bloom” exhibit in the Visitor & Administration Building Gallery, featuring three artists presenting work inspired by the shape and form of flowers and bodies in nature.

Details

Date:
Saturday, April 6
Time:
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Tags:
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Venue

Parking Garden at Queens Botanical Garden
42-80 Cromelin St
Flushing, NY 11355 United States
Phone:
718-886-3800
Website:
queensbotanical.org

Organizer

NYC Compost Project Hosted by QBG
Phone:
718-886-3800 x500
Email:
compost@queensbotanical.org
Website:
queensbotanical.org

Other

Registration Required
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