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GreenThumb Spring Supply Distribution 2019

Saturday, April 13, 2019

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Browse and Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Pick up basic gardening and maintenance supplies for your registered GreenThumb garden.

The distribution is only for registered GreenThumb gardens. Gardens in schools, NYCHA developments, or privately-owned yards are not eligible.  

  • You must RSVP online or by call (212) 602-5300
  • One pick up per garden group
  • Carpool with other garden groups that may not have access to transportation
  • We encourage gardeners to take inventory of your toolsheds to see what you already have before taking supplies

Available for pick up at each site, per garden group:

  • 1 broom
  • 1 litter grabber
  • 1 pitchfork
  • 1 50-foot garden hose
  • 1 pointed shovel/spade
  • 1 box of black garbage bags


Pick Up Locations

You may only RSVP for 1 distribution site.

  • Pick up by RSVP from 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
  • Walk-ins from 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last. 
  • RSVP does not guarantee supplies availability, so please arrive early


Hattie Carthan Community Garden
719 Marcy Avenue

Powell Street Community Garden
410 Livonia St.


Brook Park
494 E. 141st St.


Green Oasis Community Garden
382 E. 8th St.

Marcus Garvey Park (Northeast Corner)
Corner of Madison Ave. and 124th St.


Powell Street Livonia Garden (in )
434 Livonia Avenue, Brooklyn
Directions to this location

Green Oasis Community Garden/Gilbert's Garden (in )
372 East 8th Street, between Avenue C and Avenue D, Manhattan
Directions to this location

494 E. 141st Street
Directions to this location

Corner of Madison Ave. and 124th St. (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan
Directions to this location



Contact Number

(212) 602-5300

Contact Email

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