community garden

Get involved with the Southside Community Garden

We had a great NAG Action meeting last night where we talked about a lot of great projects and ways to get our green thumb on in North Brooklyn. Look for an upcoming post with all the glorious details  on how to plug into all the great gardening & greening projects in Williamsburg & Greenpoint. In the meantime, mark your calendars for this Saturday… From our friends @ Southside Community Garden: “This Saturday at 11am we are having a kickoff party to celebrate the beginning of garden season and to share […]

April’s NAG Action: Community Gardens, Open Spaces, & Guerilla Gardening. Oh, my!

Are you ready to get your hands dirty making North Brooklyn a greener place? Join us tonight as we gather to discuss Open Space issues–everything from park space to the cleanliness of streets & sidewalks– & community gardening in No Bro. Tues April 5th. 7-830pm Greenpoint Reformed Church. 136 Milton St. Between Franklin & Manhattan Ave. Near the Greenpoint G Station. Little brick church. Shared space. Follow signs to NAG meeting…

Three Terrific Open Space Updates

1. Bushwick Inlet (or at least, what we’re allowed to claim of it thus far) got a facelift thanks to a really wonderful new program. From Friend’s of Bushwick Inlet Park‘s Laura T… “the folks from NYC Community Cleanup showed up today and collected 15 bags of garbage and leaves after cleaning up our lovely stretch of public sidewalk alongside the inlet this morning… here’s a snapshot of them in action.” Now you can walk or run without getting papers stuck on your shoe or tripping over a bottle of […]