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GreenThumb Winter Supply Distribution

Saturday, October 26, 2019

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

Pick up basic winter maintenance supplies (snow shovels, ice breakers, salt, bulb planters, leaf rakes) for your registered GreenThumb garden.

  • RSVP required on Eventbrite
  • If another garden group is picking up for your group, please call the GreenThumb office at 212-602-5300 beforehand to confirm details. Pickups for multiple groups must be arranged with GreenThumb.
  • On-site pick-up only at the dates and locations below
  • One pick-up per garden group
  • You can carpool with other garden groups that may not have access to transportation
  • We encourage gardeners to take inventory of your tool sheds to see what you already have before coming to the supply giveaway
  • This distribution is only for registered GreenThumb gardens. Gardens in schools, NYCHA developments, or privately-owned yards are not eligible
  • Staten Island gardeners, please coordinate with your GreenThumb Outreach Coordinator.

Saturday, Oct. 26 / 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Pick-up by RSVP
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Walk-ins on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last

Distribution Sites

BRONX
Rainbow Garden of Life and Health
762 Melrose Ave.
Train: 2/5 3rd Ave./149th St., D to 161st St./Yankee Stadium
Bus: Bx41 to Melrose Ave./E. 158th St., Bx15/Bx21 to 3rd Ave./E. 158th St.

BRONX
Wishing Well
869 Reverend James A. Polite Ave.
Train: 2/5 to Prospect Ave., 6 to Longwood Ave.
Bus: Bx6 to E. 163rd St./Westchester Ave., Bx4/Bx4A to Westchester Ave./Tiffany St., Bx17 to Prospect Ave./Westchester Ave.

BROOKLYN
Powell Street Garden
410 Livonia St.
Train: L to Livonia Ave., 3 to Rockaway Ave.
Bus: B14 to Powell St./Dumont Ave., B15 to New Lots Ave./Sackman St.

BROOKLYN
Hattie Carthan Community Garden
719 Marcy Ave.
Train: G to Bedford/Nostrand Ave.
Bus: B38 to Lafayette Ave//Marcy Ave., B44-SBS to Bedford Ave./Lafayette Ave.

MANHATTAN
Green Oasis Community Garden
382 E. 8th St.
Train: L to 1st Ave., F to 2nd Ave.
Bus: M9/M8 to Ave. C/E. 10th St.

MANHATTAN
Marcus Garvey Park
6316, Mt Morris Park W.
Train: 2/3/4/5 to 125 St.
Bus: M1 to Madison Ave./E. 121 St., M116 to E. 116 St./Madison Ave.

QUEENS
Discovery Community Garden 2
108-56 Union Hall St.
Train: J to Jamaica Center - Parsons/Archer
Bus: Q111/Q113/Q114 to Guy R. Brewer Blvd./109th Ave.

MAKE-UP DAY
Saturday, Nov. 2 / 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

QUEENS

GreenThumb Compound
10-01 Queens Plaza South
Train: F to 21 St.-Queensbridge, N/W/7 to Queensboro Plaza, E/M/G to Court Sq.
Bus: Q69 to 21 St./Queens Plaza S., Q103 to Vernon Blvd./43 Rd.

Location 

GreenThumb Compound
Queens Plaza South and 10th Street, Queens
Directions to this location

Rainbow Garden of Life and Health
757 Melrose Avenue, Bronx
Directions to this location

Discovery Community Garden
108-56 Union Hall St. Jamaica, NY 11433, Queens
Directions to this location

Wishing Well Garden
864 Rev James A. Polite Ave, Bronx
Directions to this location

Powell Street Garden
410 Livonia St. Brooklyn, Brooklyn
Directions to this location

Green Oasis Community Garden
382 E. 8th St. Manhattan, Manhattan
Directions to this location

Marcus Garvey Park
6316, Mt Morris Park W. Manhattan, Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(212) 602-5300

Contact Email

greenthumbinfo@parks.nyc.gov

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