Street Gardening

BIG Native Planting Day, June 4th!

BIG Native Planting Day, June 4th!

  This Saturday, June 4th, from 11am-4pm, Sustainable Flatbush will greatly expand the native plant gardens already underway at the Church Avenue Communal Garden at the Flatbush Reformed Church.

Brooklyn Dirt #4: Monthly Talks on Urban Farming and Gardening

Brooklyn Dirt #4: Monthly Talks on Urban Farming and Gardening

On Wednesday, May 18, Prospect Farm and Sustainable Flatbush are proud to present Brooklyn Dirt: Monthly Talks on Urban Farming and Gardening. Talk Four: Native Plants with Speakers Mariellé Anzelone (Executive Director, Founder, NYC Wildflower Week) and Chris Kreussling (aka Flatbush Gardener)

Church Avenue Communal Garden: May 2011 updates!

Church Avenue Communal Garden: May 2011 updates!

Brooklyn Native Plants Tour May 15th, Spring Planting at the Garden May 21st, and Celebration with Flatbush Farm Share CSA June 8th!

Flatbush Plant Swap April 16th!

Flatbush Plant Swap April 16th!

  The 2nd Annual Flatbush Plant Swap is coming up soon! On Saturday, April 16, Sustainable Flatbush and Flatbush Food Co-op will be hosting a free community plant swap.

Greening Flatbush 2011 report!

Greening Flatbush 2011 report!

Greening Flatbush 2011 – held this past Sunday, February 27th – was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who came out and to everyone at the workshop tables.  We had an amazing turn out, over 100 participants! After much time and effort put into decorating and preparing our room at the Flatbush YMCA, we […]

Save the Date - February 27th - for Greening Flatbush 2011!

Save the Date – February 27th – for Greening Flatbush 2011!

Coming soon: our annual celebration of community gardening and urban agriculture, Greening Flatbush: Garden Where You Are! WHEN: Sunday, February 27th, 2-5pm WHERE: Flatbush YMCA 1401 Flatbush Avenue (at Rogers Avenue) Brooklyn, NY  11210

Street Tree Walking Tour on Sunday 10/24/2010!

Street Tree Walking Tour on Sunday 10/24/2010!

After the success of last year’s fall walking tour, this Sunday, October 24th, Sustainable Flatbush will be holding our 2nd Annual Fall Street Tree Walking Tour! This year it has even been listed as a NeighborWoods Month event!

Greening Flatbush: Garden Where You Are

Greening Flatbush: Garden Where You Are

Sustainable Flatbush presents our second annual Greening Flatbush event on Sunday, February 21st! Greening Flatbush: Garden Where You Are is an afternoon of short demonstrations and hands-on workshops

Urban Gardens and Farms Orientation on June 16th

Urban Gardens and Farms Orientation on June 16th

On Tuesday, June 16th we are holding our next event: an Orientation for the Sustainable Flatbush Urban Gardens and Farms Initiative!

Wanted: Tree Pit Gardeners!

Wanted: Tree Pit Gardeners!

Coming soon: fall bulb planting in our neighborhood tree pits, first two weekends in November!