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February 2018

Activity Table

Sunday, February 25, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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March 2018

First Saturday Member Sale

Saturday, March 3, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 8:00am

QBG Members get an extra 10% off on top of their usual 10% discount; that's 20% off in total! Discount does not apply to food and already discounted items. See QBG Shop clerk for more details.

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Seasonal Garden Tours

Saturday, March 3, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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One event on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1:00pm

On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour from 1 to 2pm. Plus, every weekend from 2 to 4pm, check out our activity table!

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Seasonal Garden Tours

Sunday, March 4, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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One event on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1:00pm

On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour from 1 to 2pm. Plus, every weekend from 2 to 4pm, check out our activity table!

Find out more »

Activity Table

Sunday, March 4, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Activity Table

Saturday, March 10, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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The Art of Chinese Paper Cutting

Saturday, March 10, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Learn about Chinese traditions of paper cutting. Make your own works to bring home and contribute to a collaborative paper installation at QBG. Teaching artist Emily Mock will guide participants to create paper cuts related to the leaves, plants, and flowers in QBG’s collections. This workshop will be led in both English and Mandarin. For adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). Registration required: chinesepapercutting.eventbrite.com

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Start Your Summer Veggies

Sunday, March 11, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Cultivate your green thumb at QBG with resident plant expert Fred Gerber, in an introductory workshop on starting your summer vegetables indoors. Participants take home a starter garden! Registration required: qbgsummerveggies.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Sunday, March 11, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Activity Table

Saturday, March 17, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Family Cooking Class: 15-Minute Meals

Sunday, March 18, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join Allergic to Salad for a monthly series of vegetarian cooking classes for the whole family. Learn how to prep 15-minute meals, big batches of vegetables and pantry staples once a week to use in a number of different nutritious and easily adaptable weeknight courses. For all ages; children must be accompanied by participating adult. Registration required: qbgfamilycooking.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Sunday, March 18, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Children’s Garden Open House

Saturday, March 24, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join us for our annual Open House, and get your hands dirty with planting activities and garden crafts. Learn about all the outstanding garden and nature programs we have for children ages 2 to 14. Registration is required: cgopenhouse2018.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Saturday, March 24, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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March for the Earth Volunteer Day

Sunday, March 25, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

We welcome helping hands to join us for a day of volunteering at QBG. Light refreshments will be available. For individual sign-up only. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: 2018marchfortheearth.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Sunday, March 25, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Art in the Garden: Hope Artist Talk and Horticulture Walk

Sunday, March 25, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join artist Laura Fantini and QBG’s horticultural staff for a discussion of the stories behind her work and a walk to see different depicted species growing in QBG’s living collections. Registration required: hopeartisttalk.eventbrite.com

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Evening Cocktail & Craft: Natural Easter Egg Dyeing

Thursday, March 29, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Learn about different types of natural food-based dyes and create botanical patterns to dye your own set of Easter eggs. Enjoy a fresh spring cocktail while you craft! Adults 21+ only. Registration required: qbgcocktailandcraft.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Saturday, March 31, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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April 2018

Activity Table

Sunday, April 1, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Spring Break Activities for Kids!

Tuesday, April 3, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until Friday, April 6, 2018

Children get their hands dirty as they sift and search through our Exploration Station. These activities are appropriate for children of all ages.

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Spring Break Activities for Kids!

Wednesday, April 4, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until Friday, April 6, 2018

Children get their hands dirty as they sift and search through our Exploration Station. These activities are appropriate for children of all ages.

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Horticulture Volunteer Days

Thursday, April 5, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Help keep QBG clean, green, and growing! Join our horticulture staff for an engaging, educational day where you will learn gardening basics and work hands-on with our plants. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Required registration opens one month prior to each volunteer day: 2018qbghortvolunteering.eventbrite.com

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Spring Break Activities for Kids!

Thursday, April 5, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until Friday, April 6, 2018

Children get their hands dirty as they sift and search through our Exploration Station. These activities are appropriate for children of all ages.

Find out more »

Spring Break Activities for Kids!

Friday, April 6, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until Friday, April 6, 2018

Children get their hands dirty as they sift and search through our Exploration Station. These activities are appropriate for children of all ages.

Find out more »

First Saturday Member Sale

Saturday, April 7, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 8:00am

QBG Members get an extra 10% off on top of their usual 10% discount; that's 20% off in total! Discount does not apply to food and already discounted items. See QBG Shop clerk for more details.

Find out more »

Storytime & Craft

Saturday, April 7, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 11:00am

Bring your little nature lovers to QBG to hear seasonally-inspired stories that will open their imaginations to the different natural worlds found at QBG; followed by a botanically themed craft activity. Recommended for ages 10 and under (accompanied by adult).

Find out more »

Seasonal Garden Tours

Saturday, April 7, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1:00pm

On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour from 1 to 2pm. Plus, every weekend from 2 to 4pm, check out our activity table!

Find out more »

Activity Table

Saturday, April 7, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Spring Watercolor Workshop I: Flowering Trees

Saturday, April 7, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

In this seasonal series of classes,learn the basic techniques of painting with watercolors with artist Chemin Hsiao. This class will go out into the garden and use flowering trees like crabapples, witch hazel, and quince as inspiration. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult) Registration required: springwatercolor1.eventbrite.com

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Storytime & Craft

Sunday, April 8, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
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One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 11:00am

Bring your little nature lovers to QBG to hear seasonally-inspired stories that will open their imaginations to the different natural worlds found at QBG; followed by a botanically themed craft activity. Recommended for ages 10 and under (accompanied by adult).

Find out more »

Seasonal Garden Tours

Sunday, April 8, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1:00pm

On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour from 1 to 2pm. Plus, every weekend from 2 to 4pm, check out our activity table!

Find out more »

Activity Table

Sunday, April 8, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Evening Cocktail & Craft: Soap and Suds

Thursday, April 12, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Learn all about botanical soap making and bring home your own herbalbar of glycerin soap while you sip on selections from local craft breweries. Adults 21+ only. Registration required: qbgcocktailandcraft.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Saturday, April 14, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Art in the Garden: Hope Closing Reception

Saturday, April 14, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Meet the artist and enjoy one last look at the exhibit, Hope. Registration required: hopeclosingreception.eventbrite.com

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Garden Wedding Showcase

Saturday, April 14, 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Free with confirmed reservation RSVP required: [email protected] or (718) 886-3800 ext 201 Tying the knot in 2018? RSVP to meet Queens Botanical Garden’s friendly events staff, get an exclusive look at the Wedding Garden, and tour our beautiful 39 acres to see if QBG is the place for your special occasion! QBG is perfect for ceremonies, receptions, bridal showers, and more.

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Family Cooking Class: Whole Grain Bowls and Salads

Sunday, April 15, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join Allergic to Salad for a monthly series of vegetarian cooking classes for the whole family. For Whole Grain Bowls and Salads, cook some fun and nutritious grains as a base for a number of meal-sized salads incorporating the bright and fresh produce of early spring, like radishes, baby greens, and peas. For all ages; children must be accompanied by participating adult. Registration required: qbgfamilycooking.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Sunday, April 15, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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TULIP TIME!

Saturday, April 21, 12:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Celebrate spring with a visit to QBG during the peak of tulip season. See over 20,000 bulbs! Hourly Tulip Tours – 1, 2, 3pm Included with admission Tulip and Flower inspired crafts – 12 to 4pm Included with admission Spring Watercolor Workshop II: Spring Bulb Flowers – 2 to 4pm • $15 Member; $20 Non-Member (does not include garden admission) In this seasonal series of classes, learn the basic techniques of painting with watercolors with artist Chemin Hsiao. This class…

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Spring WatercolorWorkshop II: Spring Bulb Flowers

Saturday, April 21, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

In this seasonal series of classes, learn the basic techniques of painting with watercolors with artist Chemin Hsiao. This class will go out into the garden and use tulips and other spring bulb flowers as inspiration. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). Registration required: springwatercolor2.eventbrite.com

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Music in the Garden: Emily Asher’s Garden Party

Saturday, April 21, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

QBG is proud to welcome the jazz stylings of Emily Asher’s Garden Party to kick off our monthly Music in the Garden series.

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TULIP TIME!

Sunday, April 22, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Celebrate spring with a visit to QBG during the peak of tulip season. See over 20,000 bulbs! Tulip and Flower inspired crafts – 12 to 4pm  Included with admission Floral Design Workshop: Tulips – 2 to 4pm • $25 Member; $30 Non-Member (does not include garden admission) Registration required: tulipfloraldesign.eventbrite.com Arrange tulips at TULIP TIME! Participants will learn the beauty of designing with tulips as they create a spring vase arrangement to take home. All flowers and materials provided.

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Floral Design Workshop: Tulips

Sunday, April 22, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Arrange tulips at TULIP TIME! Participants will learn the beauty of designing with tulips as they create a spring vase arrangement to take home. All flowers and materials provided. Registration required: tulipfloraldesign.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Saturday, April 28, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Arbor Fest

Sunday, April 29, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

It’s a fun-filled celebration of trees and the environment at QBG’s Arbor Fest! Enjoy a variety of activities for all ages, including live music, arts and crafts, demonstrations, a petting zoo, beer, wine, and local food vendors! Thank you to sponsor Green Mountain Energy.   CHECK BACK SOON FOR MORE INFORMATION!

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May 2018

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, May 2, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, May 2, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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OPENING DAY: Our Botanical World A Group Show by Professional Women Photographers

Friday, May 4, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Our Botanical World showcases curated photographs by members of the Professional Women Photographers group inspired by the botanical world and its impact on human life through all seasons. “Meet the Artists” event will take place Friday, May 18, 6 to 8pm. Additional events will be announced in QBG’s summer calendar.

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First Saturday Member Sale

Saturday, May 5, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 8:00am

QBG Members get an extra 10% off on top of their usual 10% discount; that's 20% off in total! Discount does not apply to food and already discounted items. See QBG Shop clerk for more details.

Find out more »

Tree Giveaway with New York Restoration Project

Saturday, May 5, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

QBG and NYRP will give away 150 trees to NYC residents like you! Sign up to take home a tree (check back in April for registration link)!

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Storytime & Craft

Saturday, May 5, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 11:00am

Bring your little nature lovers to QBG to hear seasonally-inspired stories that will open their imaginations to the different natural worlds found at QBG; followed by a botanically themed craft activity. Recommended for ages 10 and under (accompanied by adult).

Find out more »

Seasonal Garden Tours

Saturday, May 5, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1:00pm

On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour from 1 to 2pm. Plus, every weekend from 2 to 4pm, check out our activity table!

Find out more »

Activity Table

Saturday, May 5, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

Find out more »

Storytime & Craft

Sunday, May 6, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 11:00am

Bring your little nature lovers to QBG to hear seasonally-inspired stories that will open their imaginations to the different natural worlds found at QBG; followed by a botanically themed craft activity. Recommended for ages 10 and under (accompanied by adult).

Find out more »

Seasonal Garden Tours

Sunday, May 6, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 1:00pm

One event on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1:00pm

On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour from 1 to 2pm. Plus, every weekend from 2 to 4pm, check out our activity table!

Find out more »

Activity Table

Sunday, May 6, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, May 9, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, May 9, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

Find out more »

Evening Cocktail & Craft: Indigo Shibori Handkerchiefs

Wednesday, May 9, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Learn the elements necessary to create an indigo vat and we’ll make one together as a group. Enjoy a blue cocktail while learning about indigo history, techniques, and more from Jess Brey of Dyed in Queens. Each participant will test out shibori techniques on handkerchiefs (provided) before dyeing them blue and taking them home! Adults 21+ only. Registration required: indigoshibori.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Saturday, May 12, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Floral Design Workshop: Mother’s Day Bouquet

Saturday, May 12, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

For mom or with mom! Learn the art of hand-gathering bouquets for afresh-from-the-garden look. Each participant will take a bouquet home. All flowers and materials provided. Registration required: mothersdaybouquet.eventbrite.com

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Mother’s Day Brunch in the Garden

Sunday, May 13, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Treat mom to a delicious farm-to-table brunch at QBG! Featuring a sumptuous menu by local caterers, guests will enjoy freshly made hot dishes, muffins, scones, fair trade coffees, teas, and a complimentary glass of wine. Enjoy a stroll around the Garden. 10am and 1pm sessions available • Members: $55 Adult, $28 Child; Non-Members: $60 Adult, $30 Child (includes garden admission) Purchase tickets: qbgmothersday2018.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Sunday, May 13, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, May 16, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, May 16, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

Find out more »

Art in the Garden: Our Botanical World Opening Reception

Friday, May 18, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Meet the artists and view the exhibit. Registration required: ourbotanicalworldopening.eventbrite.com

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Community Volunteer Day

Saturday, May 19, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Roll up your sleeves and keep QBG clean and green! Led by QBG staff, volunteers will participate in a variety of gardening activities. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Refreshments will be served. Registration required: communityvolunteer519.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Saturday, May 19, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Activity Table

Sunday, May 20, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Music in the Garden: Quintet of the Americas

Sunday, May 20, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

QBG welcomes back the Quintet of the Americas for their seventh annual concert at the Garden. Their 2018 performance, “Americans in Paris and Back Again” will feature selections from American composers, including George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, and Quincy Jones.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, May 23, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, May 23, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Saturday, May 26, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Activity Table

Saturday, May 26, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Activity Table

Sunday, May 27, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Thursday, May 31, 2018

Every weekend from 2 to 4pm stop by our activity table to create something appropriate for all ages!

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, May 30, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, May 30, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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June 2018

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, June 6, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, June 6, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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NewYork-Presbyterian Queens presents:TWIST & SPROUT!

Sunday, June 10, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

A family-friendly FREE event—all about healthy living! FREE admission courtesy of NewYork-Presbyterian Queens CHECK BACK SOON FOR DETAILS!

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, June 13, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, June 13, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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Rose Gala

Thursday, June 14, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Honoring Maria A. Grasso, Chief Operating Officer, Flushing Bank For tickets, journal ads, and sponsorship, visit queensbotanical.org/rosegala or call 718.886.3800, ext. 330.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, June 20, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, June 20, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, June 27, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, June 27, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Saturday, June 30, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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July 2018

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, July 4, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, July 4, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, July 11, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, July 11, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, July 18, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, July 18, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, July 25, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, July 25, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Saturday, July 28, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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August 2018

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, August 1, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our 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 compost. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Registration required: farmcompostvolunteering2018.eventbrite.com

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, August 1, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013,our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants.

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