From Partnerships for Parks

“Thanks to all who attended the GrowTogether this past weekend, I hope you had a great time! This is just a quick email reminder of upcoming events, most importantly the Spring Supply Distribution next weekend” –

Anthony Reuter – Outreach Coordinator GreenThumb


Spring Supply Distribution (click this link for distribution sites and RSVP)– what will we be giving out?

Saturday, April 14th, 2018


Various Locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Bronx


For each garden:

1 broom

1 litter grabber

1 pitch fork

1 50 foot garden hose

1 pointed shovel/spade

1 box of black garbage bags

1 goodie bag of assorted small garden supplies

Choose one: garden hoe, leaf rake, hard rake

Sign up at the distribution for delivery of: 1 wheelbarrow, 1 landscape cart (landscape cart is only available to those who have not already received one)


Manhattan Garden Get Together

Saturday June 2nd, 2019

Recreation Center 54

348 East 54th Street

New York, NY 10022


We invite you to a gathering of Manhattan community gardeners to connect with each other, learn more about community resources, and find out what’s new with GreenThumb!

There will be opportunities to connect with community greening organizations to learn more about their resources available to you. The list of organizations is TBA!

There will be light refreshments provided.



Highlighted Upcoming Events

Click the link to register for each workshop and find out more details.  Download the spring program guide here.

Reminder: to request soil, compost, or lumber from GreenThumb you must attend a GreenThumb workshop and fill out a request form!


Fruit Tree Care

Saturday April 7th, 2018


Little Green Garden/Rock Garden, Bronx


Happy Hydration with your Hydrant

Tuesday April 10th, 2018


6BC Botanical Garden, Manhattan


Spring Supply Distribution

Saturday, April 14th, 2018


Various Locations


Collecting Rainwater

Friday April 20th, 2018


Clifton Place Memorial Garden, Brooklyn


Site Planning for Your Community Garden

Saturday April 21st, 2018               


Powers St Community Garden, Brooklyn


LUNGS Spring Awakening

Sunday, April 22nd, 2018


Parading around Lower East Side Gardens and ending at El Jardin del Paraiso!


More upcoming events here!

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