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Tour Harlem’s Beautiful, Historic Community Gardens

| August 24th, 2013

Harlem Green Community Garden Tour
Saturday, August 31st, 10 AM to 5 PM

Join Harlem’s community gardeners on a free uptown tour of some of NYC’s most beautiful, historic community gardens.

The tour starts at 10 AM with breakfast at the JD Wilson Memorial Garden at 219 West 122nd Street (AC Powell & Frederick Douglass Blvds) and ends with a traditional Harlem BBQ at the William A. Harris community garden.

The Parks Department will provide a shuttle bus for those who cannot walk or bike the tour.

Raindate: September 1st

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Green Guerillas Film Festival

| July 31st, 2013

Thursday, August 22nd @ The Museum of the Moving Image, Queens

Join us as we enjoy award-winning documentary films that celebrate the soil we cultivate, the air we breathe, the food we eat — and the people who fight for Mother Earth.

Film screenings will run from 6-9, culminating with a Skype Q&A session with Symphony of the Soil director/producer Deborah Koons Garcia.

Doors open at 4pm. Come early for the GG Eco-Fest from 4-6, featuring presentations from leaders and innovators in the NYC urban agriculture and nonprofit worlds, as well as free snacks and refreshments!

Click here for the film lineup and to purchase tickets, and visit us on Facebook for film trailers and interviews with the filmmakers. Seating is limited, please purchase tickets in  advance.


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Hattie Carthan Community Farmers Market

| July 15th, 2013

The Hattie Carthan Community Farmers Market is open for business and profiled in  the Village Voice’s Fork in the Road blog. Click Here to check it out.

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GreenThumb Summer Fest

| July 9th, 2013

GreenThumb Summer Festival

This Saturday, July 13th join us at the GreenThumb Summer Festival in Harlem. The day will celebrate community gardens throughout New York City and feature food, fun, and activities for kids from 10 am to 4 pm at the Adam Clayton Powell office Building at 163 West 125th Street.  Click here for more info.


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Symphony of the Soil NYC Premiere

| June 25th, 2013

Symphony of the Soil, a exciting new documentary exploring the complexity and mystery of soil, will be premiering in New York City at the IFC Center on Thursday July 11th at 6:30pm.

There will be Q and A with Deborah Koons Garcia, Producer/Director; Dr. Ignacio Chapela, Microbial Ecologist UC Berkeley; Dr. Michael Hansen, Senior Scientist Consumers Union.

Limited seating, so buy tickets in advance! Tickets are available online through the IFC Center website, and you can view the trailer here.

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