Sustainable Flatbush News

It's the Flatbush Frolic on September 15!

It’s the Flatbush Frolic on September 15!

Join us at our favorite neighborhood street fair to celebrate the Flatbush community!

Come with us to the Breukelen Country Fair!

Come with us to the Breukelen Country Fair!

On Saturday September 21st we’ll celebrate harvest season with our friends at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum at their 2nd annual Breukelen Country Fair!

Sustainable Flatbush Live – Weekend Updates

Sustainable Flatbush Weekend Updates Sunday, September 16 • 11am – 5pm  We are at the 36th Annual Flatbush Frolic

Summer Visitors

Summer Visitors

It’s been an exciting and busy summer with youth groups from all over Brooklyn and beyond coming to check out our urban farm, native plant garden, and compost project!

Compost Update: August!

Compost Update: August!

Summer is such a great time to make compost! With the warm weather in full swing, all the summer veggie scraps from Flatbush Farm CSA members and kitchen waste from the Flatbush Reformed Church’s meal program have been sizzling in our bins.

Community Meal on Saturday August 18th at noon!

Community Meal on Saturday August 18th at noon!

We are excited to partner with Brooklyn Jubilee to host another community meal at noon on Saturday, August 18th!

Celebrate National Pollinator Week with Sustainable Flatbush!

Celebrate National Pollinator Week with Sustainable Flatbush!

June 18-24, 2012 has been designated National Pollinator Week by the U.S Department of Agriculture, and we’ve scheduled a Pollinator Education workshop at our BIG Garden Work Day this Saturday, June 23rd! We’ve also joined the National Pollinator Week campaign by signing the Xerces Society‘s Pollinator Protection Pledge. As urban gardeners and pollinator protectors, here’s what […]

Sustainable Flatbush kicks off its Urban Farm and Garden season with a Meetup on April 24th!

Sustainable Flatbush kicks off its Urban Farm and Garden season with a Meetup on April 24th!

Sustainable Flatbush is kicking off our gardening season with a Garden Team Meetup on April 24th! Interested in native plants and gardening, growing organic food, or do you simply enjoy getting your hands dirty?

Music and Dinner: A GREAT way to end Greening Flatbush!

Music and Dinner: A GREAT way to end Greening Flatbush!

What better way to end the day’s events at Greening Flatbush than with LIVE MUSIC, followed by a delicious Community Meal! Listen to a preview of Gaitambó here!

The Greenest Block in Brooklyn to be honored at this Sunday’s Greening Flatbush!!!

The Greenest Block in Brooklyn to be honored at this Sunday’s Greening Flatbush!!!

For the first time, at Greening Flatbush 2012  Sustainable Flatbush will honor an organization that we believe embodies the theme of the event — Garden Where You Are. The 300 East 25th Street Block Association, aka The Greenest Block in Brooklyn, will be the recipients of this year’s Greening Flatbush award.