Author: NYCCGC

October General Meeting

Please join us for our October general meeting TODAY, 10/15, at 6:30pm. The meeting will take place at Nos Quedamos in the Bronx. 754 Melrose Ave, Bronx, NY 10451 The 2, 5 & 4 will get you there. http://www.nosquedamos.org/ Bring…

September General Meeting: 9/17, 6:30pm, TWO locations

September’s meeting will take place in two locations. Please pick the garden most convenient to you! We’ll see you there! September 17, 6:30pm-8:30pm Powell Street Community Garden 410 Livonia Avenue Brooklyn NY 11212 Metro: 3 to Junius Street or L…

9/1/15 Rally Against NYU Expansion

From an email sent by LaGuardia Corner Gardens members: On Sept. 1, in Washington Square Park, please join our coalition of students, faculty and staff at NYU, the New School, and Cooper Union, people of the Village, and labor unions…

Update on the Boardwalk Community Garden Case

By Seth Korman, attorney, New York Environmental Law and Justice Project Update on Coney Island Boardwalk Garden Case, August 25 Our case against the city and developer iStar financial continues.  There have been a few small developments as of recent,…

August General Meeting

Join us on Thursday for our August general meeting! Come share what’s happening in your garden, meet fellow gardeners, and hear updates on current community garden cases. Magali and Mara will also report back from the American Community Garden Association…

City Council Funding

From GreenThumb – Deadline is Friday, 8/7:    Call Today to Support New Garden Programs and Services Dear Gardeners,We are pleased to inform you that the New York City Council under the leadership of Council Member Mark Levine, Chair of…

Annual Harlem Green Tour

THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR OF HARLEM GREEN JOIN US! THE ANNUAL TOUR OF HARLEM COMMUNITY GARDENS—FREE! Come see outstandingly productive and beautiful GARDENS AND URBAN FARMS, unique vegetables, herbs, fruit trees, gazebos, hoop houses & hydroponic growing systems, grape arbors,…

Carolyn Schaefer

It is with extreme sadness that we announce Carolyn Schaefer’s passing yesterday. Carolyn served on the Board of NYCCG from 2006 – 2008. Carolyn founded  the Harlem Rose Garden located at  4 East 129th street, and was an enthusiastic, persevering member of…

July General Meeting: 7/16, 6:30pm

Please join us for our July general meeting Thursday, 6:30pm, at Chenchita’s Group Garden. Chenchita’s Group Garden (map) 1691 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10029 In addition to our usual agenda items, which include hearing from attendees about the goings…