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Brooklyn Queens Land Trust 7th Annual Bike & Walking Tour

Saturday, September 15, 2018

1:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.

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Brooklyn Queens Land Trust (BQLT) is hosting its 7th Annual Bike & Walking Tour, starting at Concerned Citizens of Grove Street Community Garden, with a focus on community gardens in Bushwick and Central Brooklyn. There will be an ending celebration at People's Garden at 1237-1241 Broadway, starting at 5:00 p.m. and ending at 7:00 p.m.

Cyclists will take a route that includes gardens outside of Bushwick in Central Brooklyn to other sites with special features (bees, chickens, etc), while walkers will take a scenic, shorter route between neighboring gardens. Both tours will happen simultaneously, starting at 2:00 p.m. and finishing at 5:00 p.m. at People's Garden, where there will be live music and refreshments.

Schedule: 

  • Please arrive at 1:30 p.m. to check in.  
  • After checking in, you can collect your BQLT swag, and look around the garden.
  • Both tours start at 2:00 p.m. at Concerned Citizens of Grove St. Community Garden: 72 Grove St, Brooklyn 11221
  • Both tours end and reception starts at 5:00 p.m. at The People's Garden: 1237-1241 Broadway, Brooklyn 11221

*We ask all bikers to wear a helmet and please abide by NYC Biking Rules.
**This event will take place light rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel. Registrants will be notified by 8:30 am the day of in the event of cancellation. Donations will be non-refundable, but registrants can claim their swag by emailing info@bqlt.org.**


This event is free and all are welcome, but donations are appreciated to help BQLT continue to improve these gardens for the community we all share.

  • $10 suggested donation
  • All who register receive a free BQLT water bottle! *while supplies last
  • All donations of $10 or more receive a BQLT t-shirt! *while supplies last

To RSVP, visit: bqlttour.eventbrite.com.

For any questions on this event, please contact Domica Roberts at (718) 963-7020 or at info@bqlt.org.

Location 

Concerned Citizens of Grove Street
16-72 Grove Street, Brooklyn 11221, Queens
Directions to this location

Location Details:
72 Grove Street, Brooklyn NY 11221

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 963-7020

Contact Email

info@bqlt.org

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