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August 2018

Orchid Sale

Wednesday, August 15, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Sunday, August 19, 2018

One event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8:00am

Orchids will be available for sale before, during, and after the exhibition Taiwan: A World of Orchids. While supplies last.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, August 15, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, August 15, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

Find out more »

Orchid Sale

Thursday, August 16, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Sunday, August 19, 2018

One event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8:00am

Orchids will be available for sale before, during, and after the exhibition Taiwan: A World of Orchids. While supplies last.

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Extended Summer Evenings

Thursday, August 16, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, August 30, 2018

QBG is extending its open hours so you can enjoy twilight at the garden every Thursday evening in July and August. Note: Last entry to the Garden is at 7:45pm. The Visitor & Administration Building is open until 7:30pm every Thursday evening. During Extended Summer Evenings, guests are expected to follow QBG etiquette. Please read our rules in advance to enjoy your evening as much as possible, click here for more information. Regular Garden admission applies, click here for more information.…

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Orchid Sale

Friday, August 17, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Sunday, August 19, 2018

One event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8:00am

Orchids will be available for sale before, during, and after the exhibition Taiwan: A World of Orchids. While supplies last.

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Taiwan: A World of Orchids (Exhibition)

Friday, August 17, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 9:00am

Enjoy a stunning display of orchids and a weekend filled with art and culture, in partnership with the Taipei Economic & Cultural Office in New York (TECONY). Orchid Arts Activities are Saturday and Sunday, 12 to 4pm. Note: free hours are suspended on Sunday. Festival parking rates apply.

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Orchid Evening

Friday, August 17, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

View Taiwan: A World of Orchids after hours, without the crowds! Cash bar and light snacks for sale. This is a Members-only event. Last entrance at 7:30pm. Free for QBG Members. Guest passes are accepted as long as guest is accompanied by QBG Member. Become a Member: queensbotanical.org/membership

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Orchid Sale

Saturday, August 18, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Sunday, August 19, 2018

One event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8:00am

Orchids will be available for sale before, during, and after the exhibition Taiwan: A World of Orchids. While supplies last.

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Taiwan: A World of Orchids (Exhibition)

Saturday, August 18, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 9:00am

Enjoy a stunning display of orchids and a weekend filled with art and culture, in partnership with the Taipei Economic & Cultural Office in New York (TECONY). Orchid Arts Activities are Saturday and Sunday, 12 to 4pm. Note: free hours are suspended on Sunday. Festival parking rates apply.

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Taiwan: A World of Orchids (Arts Activities)

Saturday, August 18, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 12:00pm

Included with Garden Admission

Family-friendly orchid themed arts and crafts activities. Orchid Arts Activities are included with Garden admission.

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Watercolor Workshop: Orchids

Saturday, August 18, 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 use the Taiwan: A World of Orchids exhibit as inspiration. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $18 Member; $20 Non-Member (does not include Garden admission). Registration required: orchidwatercolor.eventbrite.com

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Orchid Sale

Sunday, August 19, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Sunday, August 19, 2018

One event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8:00am

Orchids will be available for sale before, during, and after the exhibition Taiwan: A World of Orchids. While supplies last.

Find out more »

Taiwan: A World of Orchids (Exhibition)

Sunday, August 19, 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 9:00am

Enjoy a stunning display of orchids and a weekend filled with art and culture, in partnership with the Taipei Economic & Cultural Office in New York (TECONY). Orchid Arts Activities are Saturday and Sunday, 12 to 4pm. Note: free hours are suspended on Sunday. Festival parking rates apply.

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Revealing Dances by Kinesis Project dance theatre

Sunday, August 19, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join Kinesis Project dance theatre for Revealing Dances, an open dance rehearsal and facilitated conversation series, as part of work in residence at Queens Botanical Garden. We invite you to: 1. witness the process of an outdoor, site-specific dance being made and 2. enjoy refreshments and take part in a conversation with Artistic Director and Choreographer Melissa Riker. Audience members are encouraged to move as they observe.

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Taiwan: A World of Orchids (Arts Activities)

Sunday, August 19, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 12:00pm

Included with Garden Admission

Family-friendly orchid themed arts and crafts activities. Orchid Arts Activities are included with Garden admission.

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Post-Exhibit Orchid Sale

Sunday, August 19, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Take home one of the show’s beauties at our post-exhibit orchid show! Parts of the show close at 3:30pm to dress up for the sale at 4pm! While supplies last.

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Orchid Sale

Tuesday, August 21, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Sunday, August 19, 2018

One event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8:00am

Orchids will be available for sale before, during, and after the exhibition Taiwan: A World of Orchids. While supplies last.

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Orchid Sale

Wednesday, August 22, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Sunday, August 19, 2018

One event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8:00am

Orchids will be available for sale before, during, and after the exhibition Taiwan: A World of Orchids. While supplies last.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, August 22, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, August 22, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

Find out more »

Orchid Sale

Thursday, August 23, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Sunday, August 19, 2018

One event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8:00am

Orchids will be available for sale before, during, and after the exhibition Taiwan: A World of Orchids. While supplies last.

Find out more »

Extended Summer Evenings

Thursday, August 23, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, August 30, 2018

QBG is extending its open hours so you can enjoy twilight at the garden every Thursday evening in July and August. Note: Last entry to the Garden is at 7:45pm. The Visitor & Administration Building is open until 7:30pm every Thursday evening. During Extended Summer Evenings, guests are expected to follow QBG etiquette. Please read our rules in advance to enjoy your evening as much as possible, click here for more information. Regular Garden admission applies, click here for more information.…

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Drawing During the Golden Hour

Thursday, August 23, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
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One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 6:00pm

Included with Garden Admission

Artists of all levels are invited to experience the “golden hour” light and draw different areas of the Garden in a group setting. Artists from Urban Sketchers will provide guidance and critique for participants in pencil, pastel, and charcoal drawing techniques. All art materials provided. Recommended for adults and children 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). Included with Garden admission. Registration required: goldenhourdrawing.eventbrite.com

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OPENING DAY: Herbaria

Friday, August 24, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Through the preserved collection of specimens presented as part of Herbaria, explore the large variety of plant species that grow at QBG. Viewing of the exhibit is included with Garden admission.

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Orchid Sale

Friday, August 24, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Sunday, August 19, 2018

One event on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8:00am

Orchids will be available for sale before, during, and after the exhibition Taiwan: A World of Orchids. While supplies last.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Saturday, August 25, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

Find out more »

Activity Table

Saturday, August 25, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Activity Table

Sunday, August 26, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, August 29, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, August 29, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

Find out more »

Extended Summer Evenings

Thursday, August 30, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, August 30, 2018

QBG is extending its open hours so you can enjoy twilight at the garden every Thursday evening in July and August. Note: Last entry to the Garden is at 7:45pm. The Visitor & Administration Building is open until 7:30pm every Thursday evening. During Extended Summer Evenings, guests are expected to follow QBG etiquette. Please read our rules in advance to enjoy your evening as much as possible, click here for more information. Regular Garden admission applies, click here for more information.…

Find out more »

September 2018

Activity Table

Saturday, September 1, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Activity Table

Sunday, September 2, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, September 5, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, September 5, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

Find out more »

Horticulture Volunteer Days

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

One event on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 9:00am

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 Includes Garden Admission

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Activity Table

Saturday, September 8, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Activity Table

Sunday, September 9, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, September 12, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, September 12, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

Find out more »

Brunch on the Farm

Saturday, September 15, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Say farewell to summer at this exclusive brunch held on the QBG Farm. Your light meal will include vegetables and herbs harvested from the Farm! Remarks by Executive Director and Farmer-led tour at 12:30pm. This is a Members-only event, click here to become a Member. Tickets: $25 Adults; $10 Children. Free for children 3 and under Tickets are now on sale! Click here to purchase tickets

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Activity Table

Saturday, September 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Autumn Rose Celebration

Sunday, September 16, 12:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Celebrate the autumn blooms in QBG’s rose garden with a day of family-friendly tours, crafts, and music! Check back soon for more information! 

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, September 19, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, September 19, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

Find out more »

Activity Table

Saturday, September 22, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Activity Table

Sunday, September 23, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, September 26, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, September 26, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Saturday, September 29, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

Find out more »

Activity Table

Saturday, September 29, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Activity Table

Sunday, September 30, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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October 2018

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, October 3, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

Find out more »

Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, October 3, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

Find out more »

Horticulture Volunteer Days

Thursday, October 4, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 9:00am

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 Includes Garden Admission

Find out more »

Activity Table

Saturday, October 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Activity Table

Sunday, October 7, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, October 10, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, October 10, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

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Activity Table

Saturday, October 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Harvest Fest

Sunday, October 14, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon for the whole family! CHECK BACK SOON FOR MORE DETAILS!

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, October 17, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, October 17, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

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Activity Table

Saturday, October 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Activity Table

Sunday, October 21, 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Wednesday, October 24, 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, October 24, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities

Saturday, October 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. Farm & Compost Volunteer Opportunities are included with garden admission.  

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Activity Table

Saturday, October 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Activity Table

Sunday, October 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 Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts activities. Activity Table is included with Garden admission.

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Farm Open Hours

Wednesday, October 31, 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. Farm Open Hours are included with garden admission.

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November 2018

Horticulture Volunteer Days

Thursday, November 1, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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One event on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 9:00am

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 Includes Garden Admission

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