December Events and Workshops
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Wedesday, December 11th, 5:30 AM- 7:00-PM
Learn how to create your own natural holiday wreath for indoors or outdoors. Some supplies will be provided along with natural pine cones and ribbons, and bring your favorite decorations to add as well! Attendees are encouraged to bring along kids and family members. Making wreaths is a fun craft idea for winter decorating and can be a great garden activity or fundraising event.
Location:New York Botanical Garden, Watson Building, Room 315200th St. and Kazimiroff Blvd.
Registration/RSVP: click here
Concepts and Construction of Sub-Irrigated Planters
Wednesday, December 18th, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sub-Irrigated Planters (SIPs) are a very practical way to plant with many benefits, especially if you have limited green space or water access! Join us to learn about different kinds of SIPs, and construct a small one of your own!
For the construction part of the workshop, please bring a 2 liter plastic soda/drink bottle with you.
Grow to Learn registered schools only may request soil, compost, and lumber for spring delivery.
Location: Grow NYC Conference Room49 Chambers Street, 12th Floor, Room 1225(you will need ID to enter the building)Directions to this location
Registration/RSVP: Click here
Saturday, December 7th, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Make a beautiful evergreen wreath at our enjoyable workshops. All materials provided, you only need to bring a garden shear. Please call to register.
Cost:$20.00 per person per wreath. Advanced payment is required.
Registration/RSVP:718) 347-3276 ext 301
Saturday, December 14, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
It's about to get cold, so let's head to the tropics-in the kitchen. Using various fermentation techniques, learn to make your own ginger beer, coconut kefir, and preserved lemons to help spice up your winter eating.
Location: 150 Eastern Parkway990 Washington Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11225
Cost: $48.00 for members, $53.00 for nonmembers