GreenThumb

The largest community gardening program in the nation

GreenThumb Events & Workshops

To add an event in your GreenThumb community garden to this calendar, please fill out our event listing request form.

GreenThumb workshops are marked with a green border, partner events are marked with a purple border.

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Apr14

Garden Design Principles for Supporting Student Learning

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
This past year has expanded our appreciation of the value of outdoor classrooms. This…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Apr20

Growing a Wild Classroom: Designing Habitats for Outdoor Learning

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Creating habitats that provide NYC's bees, butterflies, and birds with much-needed…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Apr21

Bees Please: A Guide to Creating Habitat for Native Pollinators

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Bees are vital to the pollination of plants and environmental growth. Join Urban Park…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Apr22

Design Your Garden To Attract Pollinators

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
This webinar focuses on the capacity of gardens to provide habitat for beneficial insects.…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free
Apr22

Making Herbal Teas & Infusions with Pollinator Plants

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Herbs make great teas - and also help feed pollinators! Join herbalist H. Stephen Reid to…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Apr28

Conflict Transformation Circles

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Conflict can happen even in the most well-organized garden group or with the best of…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

May 5

Participatory Design in Community Gardens

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Community gardens are shared urban spaces that respond to their community’s…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Thursday, May 6, 2021

May 6

Welcoming Kids to the Garden: Providing Safe Space for Hands-on Experiences

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
This webinar gives practical ideas and examples of how to engage kids in your garden based…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

May12

They Only Come Out at Night: Inviting Bats to your Garden

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Bats love eating mosquitoes, so we love bats! Join NYC Urban Park Ranger Dan Tainow for a…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

May19

Conflict Transformation Circles

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Conflict can happen even in the most well-organized garden group or with the best of…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Thursday, May 20, 2021

May20

Planning a Zero Waste Garden Event Part 1 (Virtual)

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Join Earth Matter NY to learn how to plan a zero waste garden event. As stewards of our…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Monday, May 24, 2021

May24

Planning a Zero Waste Garden Event Part 2

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
This workshop will go over the basics composting your garden waste and paper products from…
Location: Governors Island, Manhattan
Cost: Free

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Jun16

Conflict Transformation Circles

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Conflict can happen even in the most well-organized garden group or with the best of…
Location: Virtual/Online Workshop, Manhattan
Cost: Free