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4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355

March 2020

Corporate Volunteer Day (Compost)–BOOK TODAY!

Thursday, March 5, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups of up to 15: $1,000

Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! This is an opportunity to help bag compost in preparation for our spring compost giveback event. TIP: Add lunch or a happy hour featuring local Flushing culinary delights to celebrate your hard work in the beauty of the Garden. To book your Corporate Volunteer Day, click here.

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Garden Creatures Community Art Project

Saturday, March 7, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

Make your mark in this community art project celebrating Garden Creatures! Drop in for one or all Saturdays to work on whimsical collaborative sculptures of flowers, mushrooms, and insects. The finished pieces will adorn the new entrance and fence around the Children's Garden. Note: this family-friendly activity will take place indoors and involves papier-mâché and paint. FREE Drop-in. Click here to register.

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Compost Giveback **CANCELED**

Saturday, March 14, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. The NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden is giving away FREE compost! Although staff will be present to assist, please come prepared to fill and carry out your own bags. We will provide shovels and empty 7.5 gallon sandbags. The compost is made from residential food…

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Compost Giveback **CANCELED**

Saturday, March 14, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. The NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden is giving away FREE compost! Although staff will be present to assist, please come prepared to fill and carry out your own bags. We will provide shovels and empty 7.5 gallon sandbags. The compost is made from residential food…

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Garden Creatures Community Art Project **CANCELED**

Saturday, March 14, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Make your mark in this community art project celebrating Garden Creatures! Drop in for one or all Saturdays to work on whimsical collaborative sculptures of flowers, mushrooms, and insects. The finished pieces will adorn the new entrance and fence around the Children's Garden. Note: this family-friendly activity will take…

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Start Your Summer Veggies Workshop **CANCELED**

Sunday, March 15, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Cultivate your green thumb at Queens Botanical Garden with resident plant expert Fred Gerber in an introductory workshop on how to start your summer vegetables indoors. Participants take home a starter garden! All materials provided. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $20 Non-Member /…

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Evening Craft: Rainforest Terrariums **CANCELED**

Thursday, March 19, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Create your own rainforest with miniature tropical plants in a closed glass container. All materials provided. Refreshments and snacks included. Adults 21+ only. $30 Non-Member / $25 Member* Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. *Not yet a Member? Starting at just $40, Membership gets you discounts on select…

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Children’s Garden Family Day **CANCELED**

Saturday, March 21, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Get your hands dirty with planting activities and garden crafts. See how worms wiggle, touch and discover the QBG plant collection, create your own tasty and healthy trail mix, plant your own seedling in the Children’s Garden, and do a garden-wide scavenger hunt. Learn about all the outstanding…

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Garden Creatures Community Art Project **CANCELED**

Saturday, March 21, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Make your mark in this community art project celebrating Garden Creatures! Drop in for one or all Saturdays to work on whimsical collaborative sculptures of flowers, mushrooms, and insects. The finished pieces will adorn the new entrance and fence around the Children's Garden. Note: this family-friendly activity will…

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Macramé Hanging Planter Workshop **CANCELED**

Sunday, March 22, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Learn the basics of macramé, textiles produced by knotting. Join Melissa Taylor of terra + twine to learn how to design your own piece. This class will focus on creating a hanging planter. QBG will provide a selection of ideal plants for you to design your piece around!…

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Art in the Garden: Recollections Closing Reception **CANCELED**

Sunday, March 22, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Meet the artists featured in Queens Botanical Garden's latest exhibit, "Recollections: Highlights from Our Permanent Collection," and view the select works from the first ten years of exhibitions in QBG's Art Gallery. FREE. Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. Learn more about Art in the Garden: www.queensbotanical.org/artinthegarden

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Compost Giveback **CANCELED**

Saturday, March 28, 9:30 am to 11:30 am
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One event on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. The NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden is giving away FREE compost! Although staff will be present to assist, please come prepared to fill and carry out your own bags. We will provide shovels and empty 7.5 gallon sandbags. The compost is made from residential food…

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Compost Giveback **CANCELED**

Saturday, March 28, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 1:30 pm

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. The NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden is giving away FREE compost! Although staff will be present to assist, please come prepared to fill and carry out your own bags. We will provide shovels and empty 7.5 gallon sandbags. The compost is made from residential food…

Find out more »

Garden Creatures Community Art Project **CANCELED**

Saturday, March 28, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Make your mark in this community art project celebrating Garden Creatures! Drop in for one or all Saturdays to work on whimsical collaborative sculptures of flowers, mushrooms, and insects. The finished pieces will adorn the new entrance and fence around the Children's Garden. Note: this family-friendly activity will…

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Audubon Bird Walk **CANCELED**

Sunday, March 29, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how QBG provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. FREE in March. Included in Garden Admission April and May.*** Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. ***While the event is…

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Start Your Summer Veggies Workshop **CANCELED**

Sunday, March 29, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 11:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Cultivate your green thumb at Queens Botanical Garden with resident plant expert Fred Gerber in an introductory workshop on how to start your summer vegetables indoors. Participants take home a starter garden! All materials provided. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $20 Non-Member…

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April 2020

Horticulture Volunteer Days **CANCELED**

Wednesday, April 1, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 9:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

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

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Corporate Volunteer Day–BOOK TODAY! **CANCELED**

Thursday, April 2, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups of up to 15: $1,000

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! We partner with corporate groups to accomplish both horticulture and farm projects that keep our Garden clean, green and growing. Depending on the…

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Art in the Garden: Invasive Species by Sam Scoggins **CANCELED**

Friday, April 3, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Artist Sam Scoggins draws from the tradition of botanical cyanotypes, an early photographic technique, to explore what we define as "invasive species." Scoggins' large scale prints present these plants found in the New York City Watershed and Hudson River in a new light. Included in Garden Admission. Drop-in.…

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Audubon Bird Walk **CANCELED**

Saturday, April 4, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how QBG provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. FREE in March. Included in Garden Admission April and May.*** Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. ***While the event is…

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Storytime & Craft: Spring Blossoms **CANCELED**

Saturday, April 4, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Bring your little nature lover for blossom-themed stories and make accompanying botanically themed crafts. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+)…

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Seasonal Tour: Spring Blossoms **CANCELED**

Saturday, April 4, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Go on a tour highlighting early spring blossoms. Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry.  Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students with ID – $4, Children (ages 4 to…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Saturday, April 4, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults –…

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Storytime & Craft: Spring Blossoms **CANCELED**

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

One event on Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 11:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Bring your little nature lover for blossom-themed stories and make accompanying botanically themed crafts. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults…

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Seasonal Tour: Spring Blossoms **CANCELED**

Sunday, April 5, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Go on a tour highlighting early spring blossoms. Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry.  Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students with ID – $4, Children (ages 4 to…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Sunday, April 5, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults –…

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Evening Craft: Botanical Aromatherapy **CANCELED**

Wednesday, April 8, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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$30 Non-Member / $25 Member

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Learn all about the different uses and healing properties of aromatic oils and create household products! All materials provided. Refreshments and snacks included. Adults 21+ only. $30 Non-Member / $25 Member* Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. *Not yet a Member? Starting at just $40, Membership gets you…

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Corporate Volunteer Day–BOOK TODAY!**CANCELED**

Thursday, April 9, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups of up to 15: $1,000

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! We partner with corporate groups to accomplish both horticulture and farm projects that keep our Garden clean, green and growing. Depending on the…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Saturday, April 11, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults –…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Sunday, April 12, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults –…

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Spring Break Activities for Kids! **CANCELLED**

Tuesday, April 14, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Children visit nature-themed activity stations, children create botanical crafts and get their hands dirty as they sift and search through the Exploration Station. Appropriate for children of all ages. Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry.…

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Spring Break Activities for Kids! **CANCELLED**

Wednesday, April 15, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Children visit nature-themed activity stations, children create botanical crafts and get their hands dirty as they sift and search through the Exploration Station. Appropriate for children of all ages. Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry.…

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Corporate Volunteer Day–BOOK TODAY! **CANCELED**

Thursday, April 16, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups of up to 15: $1,000

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! We partner with corporate groups to accomplish both horticulture and farm projects that keep our Garden clean, green and growing. Depending on the…

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Spring Break Activities for Kids! **CANCELLED**

Thursday, April 16, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Children visit nature-themed activity stations, children create botanical crafts and get their hands dirty as they sift and search through the Exploration Station. Appropriate for children of all ages. Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry.…

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Spring Break Activities for Kids! **CANCELLED**

Friday, April 17, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Children visit nature-themed activity stations, children create botanical crafts and get their hands dirty as they sift and search through the Exploration Station. Appropriate for children of all ages. Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry.…

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Tree Giveaway with New York Restoration Project **POSTPONED**

Saturday, April 18, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are postponing this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers.

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Saturday, April 18, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults –…

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Audubon Bird Walk **CANCELED**

Sunday, April 19, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how QBG provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. FREE in March. Included in Garden Admission April and May.*** Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. ***While the event is…

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Botanical Immigrants Tour **CANCELED**

Sunday, April 19, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Celebrate Immigrant Heritage Week by going on a botanical immigrant tour to learn about the global origins of plants at Queens Botanical Gardens and how they’re used in different cultures throughout the world. Included in Garden Admission*** Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. ***While the event is free,…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Sunday, April 19, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults –…

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Corporate Volunteer Day–BOOK TODAY!**CANCELED**

Thursday, April 23, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups of up to 30: $1,750

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! We partner with corporate groups to accomplish both horticulture and farm projects that keep our Garden clean, green and growing. Depending on the…

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Audubon Bird Walk **CANCELED**

Saturday, April 25, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how QBG provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. FREE in March. Included in Garden Admission April and May.*** Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. ***While the event is…

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Garden Wedding Showcase **CANCELED**

Saturday, April 25, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Planning a wedding, shower, party, or private event? See if QBG is the venue for your special occasion! At our Garden Wedding Showcase, meet the Garden’s friendly event staff, enjoy delicious tastings prepared by our fantastic preferred caterers, get an exclusive look at the Wedding Garden, and tour…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Saturday, April 25, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults –…

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Arbor Fest: Branches, Blooms, & Bugs **CANCELED**

Sunday, April 26, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. So much to celebrate! Give a nod to the 50th anniversary of Earth Day at Queens Botanical Garden’s tenth annual Arbor Fest with fun for all ages! Greener than ever, this year’s event will spotlight all things branches, blooms, and bugs with live music, nature-themed crafts, garden demonstrations,…

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Activity Table **CANCELED

Sunday, April 26, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults –…

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Corporate Volunteer Day–BOOK TODAY! **CANCELED**

Thursday, April 30, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups of up to 30: $1,750

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are canceling this event in an effort to safeguard our guests, staff, and volunteers. Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! We partner with corporate groups to accomplish both horticulture and farm projects that keep our Garden clean, green and growing. Depending on the…

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May 2020

Storytime & Craft: Spring Flowers **CANCELED**

Saturday, May 2, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 11:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Bring your little nature lover for flower-themed stories and make accompanying botanically themed crafts. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4,…

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Tulip Tour **CANCELED**

Saturday, May 2, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. See and learn about the tens of thousands of tulips and bulb flowers in our collection. Included in Garden Admission.*** Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students with ID…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Saturday, May 2, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students…

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Embroidery Workshop: Tulips **CANCELED**

Saturday, May 2, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Learn to embroider tulips onto fabric! Fiber artist, Soraya Navia (@sorayadesignsthings) teaches fundamental embroidery stitches and how to apply them. Learn tips and tricks, and embroider a frameable tulip to bring home. Beginners welcomed; no experience necessary! All materials provided. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $35 Non-Member / $25…

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Storytime & Craft: Spring Flowers **CANCELED**

Sunday, May 3, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 11:00 am

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

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Bring your little nature lover for flower-themed stories and make accompanying botanically themed crafts. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4,…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Sunday, May 3, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students…

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Watercolor Workshop: Tulips **CANCELED**

Sunday, May 3, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Learn the basic techniques of painting with watercolors with artist Chemin Hsiao. Weather permitting, this class will go out into the Garden and use tulips and other spring bulb flowers as inspiration. All materials provided. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $35 Non-Member / $25 Member* (Includes Garden Admission) Registration…

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Horticulture Volunteer Days **CANCELED**

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

One event on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 9:00 am

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

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

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

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

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, May 6, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

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

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Corporate Volunteer Day–BOOK TODAY! **CANCELED**

Thursday, May 7, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Groups of up to 15: $1,000

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! We partner with corporate groups to accomplish both horticulture and farm projects that keep our Garden clean, green and growing. Depending on the season and need, projects might include raking,…

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Evening Craft: Hanging Planter Macramé **CANCELED**

Thursday, May 7, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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$35 Non-Member / $25 Member(Includes Garden Admission)

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Learn the basics of macramé, textiles produced by knotting. Join Melissa Taylor of terra + twine to learn how to design your own piece. This class will focus on creating a hanging planter. QBG will provide a selection of ideal plants for you to design your piece around! All materials provided. Refreshments and snacks included.…

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Floral Design: Mother’s Day Bouquet **CANCELED**

Saturday, May 9, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Learn the art of hand gathering bouquets for a fresh-from-the-garden look! This workshop makes a great gift for Mom! Each participant will take a bouquet home. All materials provided. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $40 Non-Member / $30 Member* (includes Garden admission) Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. *Not…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Saturday, May 9, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students…

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Mother’s Day Brunch **CANCELED**

Sunday, May 10, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Treat mom to a delicious farm-to-table brunch at QBG! Featuring a sumptuous menu by local caterers, guests will enjoy freshly made hot dishes, muffins, scones, fair trade coffees, and teas. Enjoy a stroll around the Garden. Choose between two sessions, 10am and 1pm. Non-members: $65 per adult, $30 per child / Members: $55 per adult,…

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Activity Table **CANCELED**

Sunday, May 10, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Drop-in for family-friendly botanical themed arts and crafts at the weekend Activity Table. Recommended for age 10 and under (accompanied by an adult). Included in Garden Admission.*** Drop-in. ***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students…

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, May 13, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, May 13, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Corporate Volunteer Day–BOOK TODAY! **CANCELED**

Thursday, May 14, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Groups of up to 15: $1,000

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! We partner with corporate groups to accomplish both horticulture and farm projects that keep our Garden clean, green and growing. Depending on the season and need, projects might include raking,…

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Audubon Bird Walk **CENCELED**

Saturday, May 16, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on Sunday, April 19, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on Saturday, April 25, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 9:30 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. In this special series with NYC Audubon, spot and identify creatures of flight and learn how QBG provides important resources for birds—like water, shelter, and insects to eat. FREE in March. Included in Garden Admission April and May.*** Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. Click here for tickets. ***While the event is free, Garden admission…

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Composting in NYC **CANCELED**

Saturday, May 16, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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$6 Non-Member / FREE for Members

Join the NYC Compost Project for a hands-on experience to learn how to compost your garden waste and food scraps in your backyard. We'll also take the time to discuss how you can recycle your food scraps even if you do not have a backyard. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $6 Non-Member (Includes Garden Admission) / FREE for Members* Registration required. Drop-ins welcome upon availability. *Not yet a Member? Starting at just $40, Membership…

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, May 20, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, May 20, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Corporate Volunteer Day–BOOK TODAY!**CANCELED**

Thursday, May 21, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
+ Google Map
Groups of up to 30: $1,750

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! We partner with corporate groups to accomplish both horticulture and farm projects that keep our Garden clean, green and growing. Depending on the season and need, projects might include raking,…

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Sumi Ink Workshop **CANCELLED**

Saturday, May 23, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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$35 Non-Member / $25 Member(Includes Garden Admission)

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Learn the art of Japanese Sumi ink, similar to watercolor, with artist Chemin Hsiao. Participants will make ink drawings of plants and meet and paint chickens in a special visit to Queens Botanical Garden's Children's Garden! All materials provided. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $35 Non-Member / $25 Member*…

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Art in the Garden: Cyanotype Workshop **CANCELED**

Sunday, May 24, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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$15 Non-Member / $10 Member (Includes Garden Admission)

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Learn the art of botanical cyanotypes with artist Sam Scoggins, create your own print of an invasive species found in Queens and go on a walk with QBG staff through the Garden to learn more about these plants. All materials provided. Recommended for adults and children ages 10+ (accompanied by participating adult). $15 Non-Member /…

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, May 27, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, May 27, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Corporate Volunteer Day (Booked!) **CANCELED**

Thursday, May 28, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups of up to 15: $1,000

To support New York City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), the Garden is TEMPORARILY CLOSED and all public events through May are canceled. Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to build teamwork, foster relationships, discover somewhere new, and support environmental sustainability and education in your community! We partner with corporate groups to accomplish both horticulture and farm projects that keep our Garden clean, green and growing. Depending on the season and need, projects might include raking,…

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June 2020

Horticulture Volunteer Days **CANCELED**

Wednesday, June 3, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 9:00 am

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

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

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, June 3, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

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

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

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

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, June 10, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

Find out more »

Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, June 17, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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

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

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Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, June 17, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

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

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Farm & Compost Volunteer Day **CANCELED**

Wednesday, June 24, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

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

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Farm Open Hours **CANCELED**

Wednesday, June 24, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden Admission

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

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September 2020

Free Hours Featuring MoMA PS1’s Livestreamed Warm Up Music

Saturday, September 5, 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Thanks to partnership with MoMA PS1, visitors will enjoy the Garden for FREE with continuous music streamed live from MoMA PS1’s iconic courtyard from 12 to 8pm on Saturday, September 5! Also be sure to meet the artists of the AnkhLave outdoor art installation throughout the Garden from 1 to 3pm. CLICK HERE to register. WHAT TO SEE & DO: MoMA PS1's Warm Up 2020 Livestreamed Music, 12 to 8pm: MoMA PS1 will present an all-day livestreaming edition of Warm…

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Outdoor Art Tour with AnkhLave Artists

Sunday, September 6, 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Meet and go on a tour with six Queens-based female artists of color and see their works at Queens Botanical Garden during free hours. Come see the art, meet the artists, and enjoy our 39-acre oasis! Meeting Location: Registrants meet at Queens Botanical Garden's Visitor & Administration Building Terrace CLICK HERE to register. Queens Botanical Garden (QBG) is featuring an outdoor exhibit by AnkhLave Arts Alliance, Inc., which aims to highlight Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) in contemporary art.…

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Corporate Volunteer Day

Thursday, September 10, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups

Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to foster teamwork, support environmental sustainability in the community, and discover a hidden jewel in your city! Your group will be led by a QBG Horticulture expert on gardening tasks such as raking, mulching, weeding, tree bed maintenance, planting and more in our beautiful 39 acre urban oasis. TIP: Add lunch or a happy hour featuring local Flushing culinary delights to celebrate your hard work in the beauty of the Garden.

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Corporate Volunteer Day

Thursday, September 17, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups

Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to foster teamwork, support environmental sustainability in the community, and discover a hidden jewel in your city! Your group will be led by a QBG Horticulture expert on gardening tasks such as raking, mulching, weeding, tree bed maintenance, planting and more in our beautiful 39 acre urban oasis. TIP: Add lunch or a happy hour featuring local Flushing culinary delights to celebrate your hard work in the beauty of the Garden.

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Horticulture Volunteer Days

Sunday, September 20, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 10:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

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. Participants must be 16 years of age or older.…

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October 2020

Corporate Volunteer Day

Thursday, October 1, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups

Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to foster teamwork, support environmental sustainability in the community, and discover a hidden jewel in your city! Your group will be led by a QBG Horticulture expert on gardening tasks such as raking, mulching, weeding, tree bed maintenance, planting and more in our beautiful 39 acre urban oasis. TIP: Add lunch or a happy hour featuring local Flushing culinary delights to celebrate your hard work in the beauty of the Garden.

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Corporate Volunteer Day

Thursday, October 8, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Groups

Volunteering at the Garden is a great way to foster teamwork, support environmental sustainability in the community, and discover a hidden jewel in your city! Your group will be led by a QBG Horticulture expert on gardening tasks such as raking, mulching, weeding, tree bed maintenance, planting and more in our beautiful 39 acre urban oasis. TIP: Add lunch or a happy hour featuring local Flushing culinary delights to celebrate your hard work in the beauty of the Garden.

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Horticulture Volunteer Days

Sunday, October 11, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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FREE

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. Participants must be 16 years of age or older.…

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Taiwan: A World of Orchids

Friday, October 16, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until Saturday, October 17, 2020

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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 (TECO-NY). Shop our orchid sale to take an exquisite orchid home!

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Taiwan: A World of Orchids

Saturday, October 17, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until Saturday, October 17, 2020

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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 (TECO-NY). Shop our orchid sale to take an exquisite orchid home!

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Fall Bird Walk with NYC Audubon (SOLD OUT)

Saturday, October 17, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 31, 2020

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden admission

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. Included in Garden Admission. While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students with ID – $4, Children (ages 4 to 12) – $2, Children (3 and under) – FREE, Members – FREE.* 10/17 SOLD OUT.…

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Taiwan: A World of Orchids

Sunday, October 18, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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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 (TECO-NY). Shop our orchid sale to take an exquisite orchid home!

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Fall Bird Walk with NYC Audubon (SOLD OUT)

Saturday, October 24, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 31, 2020

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Included in Garden admission

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. Included in Garden Admission. While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students with ID – $4, Children (ages 4 to 12) – $2, Children (3 and under) – FREE, Members – FREE.* 10/17 SOLD OUT.…

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Pumpkin Patch at Queens Botanical Garden

Saturday, October 24, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
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One event on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 10:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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Pumpkin Patch at Queens Botanical Garden

Sunday, October 25, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
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One event on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 10:00 am

Queens Botanical Garden, 4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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