Author: NYCCGC

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…

June General Meeting

Let’s go to CONEY ISLAND! Please join us for our June general meeting tomorrow, 6/18, 6:30pm, at Boardwalk Community Garden. Because the garden is still closed and the gardeners are still working to get their garden back, we’ll be meeting…

Help Save Harlem HPD Gardens

Tomorrow evening at 6:30pm, Manhattan CB10 will be touring the 3 gardens at risk in their district in Harlem, and then the Land Use Committee will vote on a letter of support for these gardens this Thursday at 6:30pm.  It…

May General Meeting

Join us for our first outdoor meeting of the season! May’s general meeting will be: May 21, 6:30-8:30pm Green Oasis Community Garden East 8th Street between Avenues C & D (south side of street, mid-block) Manhattan We might have a…