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April 2024

Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, April 16, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, April 23, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Beautification Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, April 24, 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff to care for our compost demo site by weeding, mulching, planting, applying compost and gardening. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 4th Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange for a separate large student, private, or corporate volunteer opportunity,…

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Climate Arts Festival

Saturday, April 27, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Celebrate Earth Day with us and learn how to take care of nature, not just for Earth Month, but every day of the year. Join us for an empowering day as we reflect on our international climate crisis and together let's explore ways to help our planet thrive. Bring the whole family for fun, hands-on activities, art exhibits, music, interactive performances, tours, demonstrations, and more! And be sure to check out our Sustainable Vendor Fair to support local businesses! 

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

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

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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May 2024

Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, May 2, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Spring Bird Walks with NYC Audubon

Sunday, May 5, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, May 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Sunday, June 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how Queens Botanical Garden provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. $10 Non-Member / $4 Member. Includes Garden Admission. Registration required; walk-ins welcome upon availability.  

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, May 7, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Bagging Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, May 8, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff prep for our compost giveaway events. Volunteers will support staff sift and bag finished compost, have great conversations, and learn about the QBG composting process. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 2nd Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange…

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Mother’s Day Floral Design Workshop

Saturday, May 11, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Celebrate Mother's Day with a floral workshop that will inspire joy and appreciation. Learn the art of hand-gathering bouquets for a fresh-from-the-garden-look! This workshop makes a great gift for moms and mom-figures! fresh-from-the-garden look! Participant takes their bouquet home. All materials provided. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $55 Non-Member / $45 Member* Includes Garden admission. Registration required. Location: Visitor & Administration Building Auditorium *Not yet a Member? Membership gives you discounts on select programs, year-round FREE…

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Seasonal Highlights Tour

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

One event on Sunday, May 12, 2024 at 11:00 am

One event on Sunday, June 9, 2024 at 11:00 am

As the weather gets warmer join us on this walking tour of the Garden and explore the flora and fauna of the changing season with our knowledgeable staff.  Meeting Location: V&A Terrace  $10 Non-Member; $4 Member* (includes Garden Admission) *Not yet a Member? Membership gets you discounts on select programs, year-round FREE garden admission, and gift shop purchases, parking passes and discounts, reciprocal admissions benefits at over 300 gardens, and more. To become a Member and start enjoying all the benefits,…

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Mother’s Day Picnic

Sunday, May 12, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Celebrate Mother's Day at Queens Botanical Garden with a charming picnic and a picturesque backdrop and create a memorable experience for your special person. After eating, explore the gardens and discover charming photo-ops or bask in the beautiful spring weather and enjoy the serenity of our urban oasis. The Quintet of Americas, a woodwind quintet based in Queens, will also be on-site playing pieces to celebrate Mother's Day from 3pm - 4:30pm (seating is limited). $90 each basket; tickets coming…

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Mother’s Day Music in the Garden: Quintet of the Americas

Sunday, May 12, 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Quintet of the Americas, a Queens-based woodwind quintet, presents a Mother's Day celebration with select works by women composers. Pieces will include On Seven-Star-Shoes by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Julia Wolfe, Caprice for Woodwind Quintet by New Yorker Peri Mauer, five Frogs by Jenni Brandon, and others. This event takes place indoors in the Visitor & Administration Building Auditorium. Advance registration recommended; walk-ins welcome upon availability. Limited capacity.  CLICK HERE to register.  Included in garden admission: Adults $6; Seniors (age 62+)…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, May 14, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Advanced Watercolor Painting: Compositional Arrangement with Plants

Saturday, May 18, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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For participants who have attended a past seasonal QBG watercolor workshop or are already familiar with the basics of the watercolor medium, join artist Chemin Hsiao to experience the playful side of watercolor painting: to construct full arrangements of composition on paper by utilizing the brushwork of watercolor, and the seasonal botanical references at Queens Botanical Garden. All materials provided. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $35 Non-Member / $30 Member* (includes garden admission) Registration required;…

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E-Waste Collection Event with Lower East Side Ecology

Sunday, May 19, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Parking Garden at Queens Botanical Garden, 42-80 Crommelin St
Flushing, NY 11355 United States
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Responsibly dispose of all your unwanted or broken gadgets! This event is hosted in partnership with Lower East Side Ecology. Please drop off electronics in the Parking Garden at 42-80 Crommelin Street, Flushing, NY 11355. This event does not include admission to the Garden. 

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, May 21, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Beautification Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, May 22, 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 28, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 23, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff to care for our compost demo site by weeding, mulching, planting, applying compost and gardening. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 4th Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange for a separate large student, private, or corporate volunteer opportunity,…

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Memorial Day – Garden is Open

Monday, May 27
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day last of May, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden is open on Memorial Day.

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, May 28, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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June 2024

Spring Bird Walks with NYC Audubon

Sunday, June 2, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, May 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Sunday, June 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how Queens Botanical Garden provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. $10 Non-Member / $4 Member. Includes Garden Admission. Registration required; walk-ins welcome upon availability.  

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Rambling Rose Gala

Monday, June 3, 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join us for a beautiful evening in the Garden at our annual fundraising gala! Tickets are required to attend this special event.

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, June 4, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, June 6, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Seasonal Highlights Tour

Sunday, June 9, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, May 12, 2024 at 11:00 am

One event on Sunday, June 9, 2024 at 11:00 am

As the weather gets warmer join us on this walking tour of the Garden and explore the flora and fauna of the changing season with our knowledgeable staff.  Meeting Location: V&A Terrace  $10 Non-Member; $4 Member* (includes Garden Admission) *Not yet a Member? Membership gets you discounts on select programs, year-round FREE garden admission, and gift shop purchases, parking passes and discounts, reciprocal admissions benefits at over 300 gardens, and more. To become a Member and start enjoying all the benefits,…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, June 11, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Bagging Community Volunteer Days

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

One event on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 14, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 11, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 9, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Join the QBG Compost Staff prep for our compost giveaway events. Volunteers will support staff sift and bag finished compost, have great conversations, and learn about the QBG composting process. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 2nd Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, June 18, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, June 25, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Beautification Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, June 26, 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 28, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 23, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Join the QBG Compost Staff to care for our compost demo site by weeding, mulching, planting, applying compost and gardening. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 4th Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange for a separate large student, private, or corporate volunteer opportunity,…

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You Can Garden Too: Fertilizing and Amending Soils

Sunday, June 30, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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An introductory workshop on fertilizing, amending, and basic soil health. Attendees will learn about summer soil summer and nutrients for heavy feeder vegetables. We will show step by step on how to make compost tea & extracts that will help summer veggies thrive. All materials provided. Recommended for adults. $26 Non-Member / $20 Member* (includes garden admission) Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. Location: QBG Farm Instructors: This lesson will be taught by the Farm Manager and Compost Manager.

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You Can Garden Too: Pruning and Trellising Your Tomatoes

Sunday, June 30, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Attendees will learn about pruning, trellising and how to maximize harvest in small growing spaces. The focus of this session is tomatoes but we will go over other summer crops. Participants can take seedlings to bring home! All materials provided. Recommended for adults. $26 Non-Member / $20 Member* (includes garden admission) Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. Location: QBG Farm Instructors: This lesson will be taught by the Farm Manager and Compost Manager.  

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July 2024

Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, July 2, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Independence Day – Garden is Open

Thursday, July 4
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 4 of July, happening 20 times

Farm Community Volunteer Day

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

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Bagging Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, July 10, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 14, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 11, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 9, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Join the QBG Compost Staff prep for our compost giveaway events. Volunteers will support staff sift and bag finished compost, have great conversations, and learn about the QBG composting process. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 2nd Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange…

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Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, July 11, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, July 16, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, July 18, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, July 23, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Beautification Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, July 24, 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 28, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 23, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff to care for our compost demo site by weeding, mulching, planting, applying compost and gardening. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 4th Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange for a separate large student, private, or corporate volunteer opportunity,…

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Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, July 25, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

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

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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August 2024

Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, August 1, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, August 6, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Taiwan: A World of Orchids

Thursday, August 8, 9:30 am to Sunday, August 11, 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Please check back for more details on Taiwan: A World of Orchids 2024!

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Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, August 8, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, August 13, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Bagging Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, August 14, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 14, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 11, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 9, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff prep for our compost giveaway events. Volunteers will support staff sift and bag finished compost, have great conversations, and learn about the QBG composting process. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 2nd Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange…

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Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, August 15, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, August 20, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, August 27, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Beautification Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, August 28, 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 28, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 23, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff to care for our compost demo site by weeding, mulching, planting, applying compost and gardening. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 4th Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange for a separate large student, private, or corporate volunteer opportunity,…

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September 2024

Labor Day – Garden is Open

Monday, September 2
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day first of September, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Queens Botanical Garden is open on Labor Day.

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, September 3, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, September 5, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, September 10, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map

Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Bagging Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, September 11, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 14, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 11, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 9, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff prep for our compost giveaway events. Volunteers will support staff sift and bag finished compost, have great conversations, and learn about the QBG composting process. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 2nd Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, September 17, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Farm Community Volunteer Day

Tuesday, September 24, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, September 24, 2024

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Help prepare the QBG Farm to grow produce that we distribute to food pantries in supporting our communities with food relief. Join QBG's Farm 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. Depending on the season and need, garden activities might include raking, mulching, weeding, planting, garden bed maintenance, pruning, harvesting, and more. Volunteers…

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Compost Beautification Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, September 25, 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 28, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 23, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff to care for our compost demo site by weeding, mulching, planting, applying compost and gardening. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 4th Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange for a separate large student, private, or corporate volunteer opportunity,…

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October 2024

Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, October 3, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Compost Bagging Community Volunteer Days

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

One event on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 14, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 11, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 9, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff prep for our compost giveaway events. Volunteers will support staff sift and bag finished compost, have great conversations, and learn about the QBG composting process. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 2nd Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange…

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Compost Beautification Community Volunteer Days

Wednesday, October 23, 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, August 28, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 25, 2024 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, October 23, 2024 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Join the QBG Compost Staff to care for our compost demo site by weeding, mulching, planting, applying compost and gardening. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather, wear sunscreen, bring water or snacks, and dress comfortably. QBG staff will provide gloves. FREE. Registration required. Takes place on every 4th Wednesday of the month, 9am to 12:30pm. Individuals welcome to register. All volunteers must register on Eventbrite. To arrange for a separate large student, private, or corporate volunteer opportunity,…

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November 2024

Horticulture Community Volunteer Day

Thursday, November 7, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, September 5, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, October 3, 2024 at 9:30 am

One event on Thursday, November 7, 2024 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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, watering, pruning, planting, mulching, and more! Explore the beauty of QBG’s ever-changing scenery as our flowers bloom, trees grow, and community comes together. This is an outdoor event, please dress for the…

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Thanksgiving Day – Garden is CLOSED

Thursday, November 28
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day fourth of November, repeating indefinitely

Happy Thanksgiving! The Garden is closed on Thanksgiving Day.

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December 2024

Winter Wonder

Saturday, December 7
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Winter Wonder Weekend at the Garden Thank you for joining us at our 2023 Winter Wonder event!  Stay tuned for details for our 2024 event.

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Christmas Day – Garden is CLOSED

Wednesday, December 25
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 25 of December, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden is closed on this day.

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January 2025

New Year’s Day – Garden is CLOSED

Wednesday, January 1, 2025
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 1 of January, repeating indefinitely

Happy New Year! Queens Botanical Garden is closed on New Year's Day.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Garden is OPEN

Monday, January 20, 2025
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day third of January, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden is OPEN on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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February 2025

Presidents’ Day – Garden is OPEN

Monday, February 17, 2025
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day third of February, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden is OPEN on Presidents' Day.

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May 2025

Memorial Day – Garden is Open

Monday, May 26, 2025
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day last of May, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden is open on Memorial Day.

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July 2025

Independence Day – Garden is Open

Friday, July 4, 2025
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 4 of July, happening 20 times

September 2025

Labor Day – Garden is Open

Monday, September 1, 2025
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day first of September, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Queens Botanical Garden is open on Labor Day.

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November 2025

Thanksgiving Day – Garden is CLOSED

Thursday, November 27, 2025
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day fourth of November, repeating indefinitely

Happy Thanksgiving! The Garden is closed on Thanksgiving Day.

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December 2025

Christmas Day – Garden is CLOSED

Thursday, December 25, 2025
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 25 of December, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden is closed on this day.

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January 2026

New Year’s Day – Garden is CLOSED

Thursday, January 1, 2026
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 1 of January, repeating indefinitely

Happy New Year! Queens Botanical Garden is closed on New Year's Day.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Garden is OPEN

Monday, January 19, 2026
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day third of January, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden is OPEN on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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February 2026

Presidents’ Day – Garden is OPEN

Monday, February 16, 2026
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day third of February, repeating indefinitely

Queens Botanical Garden is OPEN on Presidents' Day.

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