Category Archives: Volunteer

Join Compost for Brooklyn on Change by Us NYC!

Share your thoughts and ideas for composting in Brooklyn on our Change by Us NYC site: http://nyc.changeby.us/project/454# Change by Us NYC is a new website created by Local Projects and run by the City of New York. It’s a place … Continue reading

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Compost for Brooklyn and Ditmas Park CSA Compost Partnership

Compost for Brooklyn is now offering compost collection in partnership with the Ditmas Park CSA during their pick-up hours. On Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from 4:30 to 8:00 pm, you can now bring your veggie scraps and other organic waste to … Continue reading

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PS 217 Visit to Compost for Brooklyn

50 first graders from PS 217 visited Compost for Brooklyn to plant native plants, brew compost tea, paint signs, sow seeds, sift compost, and build a garden that will support beneficial insect populations. Check out the pictures HERE.

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Thank you to everyone that helped make Compost for Brooklyn’s Block Party a great success! for the music Wheeler’s Cloud • Michaela Anne • Lucius • In One Wind • Annie Lynch • Dill Dotson and the Chupacabra Kings for tabling … Continue reading

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BLOCK PARTY TOMORROW!!! Please join us in the garden tomorrow. There will be LIVE music, FUN activities, DELICIOUS treats, and AMAZING raffle prizes. For more information, click HERE. Tell your neighbors you’re coming! RSVP on Facebook

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Two weeks until Compost for Brooklyn’s BLOCK PARTY!!

Please join us on June 5th in the garden!  For more information about this event, please click HERE.  Interested in getting involved? Join us for a volunteer meeting in the garden this Thursday, May 26 at 6:30 PM.  Bake a … Continue reading

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Become a BUG!

Wed. June 1st Deadline for applications to the Brooklyn Urban Gardener (BUG) certificate training program The BUG program is an intensive, ten-session “train-the-trainer” course. A series of interconnected workshops and hands-on site visits cover the basics of sustainable horticultural practices … Continue reading

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ONLY THREE WEEKS UNTIL COMPOST FOR BROOKLYN’S BLOCK PARTY!!!!

Michaela Anne and Rob Lundberg will be performing again at this year’s block party!! COMPOST FOR BROOKLYN’S BLOCK PARTY! Sunday, June 5, 2011 12:00 – 6:00 PM Newkirk Avenue and East 8th Street LIVE MUSIC Wheeler’s Cloud In One Wind … Continue reading

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C4B Collects Compost at MillionTreesNYC Spring Panting in Marine Park, Brooklyn

We were part of history!!! On Saturday, April 30th, Compost For Brooklyn was present to collect compostables at one of the largest Million TreesNYC volunteer planting events ever! Over 500 planting volunteers arrived from all parts of NYC to plant … Continue reading

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Tomorrow — Beautify Brooklyn!

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