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Celebrate 40 Years of Community Gardening on Houston Street

| April 28th, 2013


Join the Liz Christy gardeners and Green Guerillas to celebrate 40 years of community gardening on Houston Street.

Spend an afternoon in a glorious community garden.

Hat Party
Saturday, May 18th – 2 pm to 5 pm
Liz Christy Bowery Houston Community Garden
Bowery & Houston Streets

Wear your funkiest, most colorful, most historic hat. Win a prize – judging at 3:30 pm.

Refreshments will be served.

Free, but please RSVP: or 646-405-4821.

Raindate – May 19th

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NYCCGC Mayoral Forum – April 27th!

| April 22nd, 2013

Join the NYC Community Garden Coalition for an important event:

Stand for Our Land – Mayoral Forum and Organizing Teach-In

April 27th, 9:30 am to 4 pm

Free, but please RSVP.

CLICK HERE for more info and to RSVP.


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Grants for Local Food Initiatives in NYC

| April 12th, 2013

Have an idea to help our city and need the funds to make it happen?  Looking for resources to get a healthy food initiative off the ground in your community?  New grants from Change by Us are now available for projects that support food access, awareness and sustainability.

Apply by April 30th and you could receive a grant of up to $2500 to start or expand a community garden, Adopt-a-Bodega, or any idea you have to make your neighborhood a healthier, happier place!

CLICK HERE for more info.

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NY4P Town Hall Forum on April 11th

| April 5th, 2013

Join New Yorkers for Parks for a Town Hall Forum and contribute to the 2013 Open Space Platform.

A great opportunity for community gardeners and greening advocates to make their voices heard.

April 11th, 6 pm to 8 pm


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