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Open Orchard School: Pruning an Overgrown Fruit Tree

Sunday, April 26, 2020

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

The Trust for Governors Island, Sam Van Aken (The Open Orchard), Trees NY, and GreenThumb

Does your community garden have fruit trees that have gotten so tall that the fruit is impossible to reach? Join fruit tree experts to learn strategies for bringing overgrown fruit trees back down to a manageable size for an abundant harvest.

This workshop is part of the Open Orchard School, a year-long series of educational programs co-presented by NYC Parks GreenThumb and The Trust for Governors Island. For more information about the project and workshop series, please see the announcements section on page 17 or visit

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Crystal Wells Block Association Community Garden
35 Crystal Street, Brooklyn, NY, Brooklyn
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