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The Lower Manhattan Development Corporation will hold a public hearing regarding funding for an affordable housing project to replace the Garden. This is where our voices can be heard.

Thursday, Sept. 17, 4:30 p.m.
Borough of Manhattan Community College Fiterman Hall
245 Greenwich St. (between Barclay Street & Park Place)
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Please be sure to check your email Tuesday for our SAVE ELIZABETH STREET GARDEN NOW newsletter to learn how you can join the campaign to save the Garden. In the meantime, to let us know that you'd like to help, please fill out this short contact form.

Coming Up in September

Live Music Sunday Sunday, Sept. 6, 4 – 6 p.m.
Garden Open on Labor Day Monday, Sept. 7, Noon – 6 p.m.
Movie Night Wednesday, Sept. 9, 8 p.m.
Living Soil Workshop, in celebration of the International Year of the Soil
Saturday, Sept. 12, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Neighborhood Street Tree Care Event — Sunday, Sept. 13, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Live Music Sunday Sunday, Sept. 20, 4 – 6 p.m.
Fourth Annual LUNGS (Loisaida United Neighborhood Gardens) Harvest Arts Festival — Saturday, Sept. 26 & Sunday, Sept. 27

Weekly in the Garden
Children's Storytime — Wednesdays, 11 a.m. – Noon
Kids' Yoga — Wednesdays, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Tai Chi Outdoors With the Chinatown YMCAThursdays, 11 a.m. – Noon
Community Gardening — Saturdays, 10 a.m. – Noon
Meridian Tapping — Sundays, 10 – 11 a.m.
Vinyasa Yoga — Sundays, 11 a.m. – Noon

All Elizabeth Street Garden activities and events are open to the public and FREE. For up-to-date details, check out and subscribe to the Garden calendar.
Garden Hours

Summer Garden Hours (weather permitting)
Weekends, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Wednesdays & Thursdays, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Fridays, Noon – 6 p.m.
Volunteers keep the Garden open during the sunniest and warmest hours of the day, year round. Email to help.
See you in the Garden.
Volunteer, attend events and join the conversation:
Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated in 2014 in New York with the mission to preserve Elizabeth Street Garden as a unique public green, open space and NYC Park. Contributions made for the charitable purposes of Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

A copy of the latest annual report may be obtained, upon request, from Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden, 235 Elizabeth St., Ste. 23, New York, NY 10012 or the New York State Attorney General’s Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, Third Floor, New York, NY 10271.

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Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden
235 Elizabeth St., Ste. 23
New York, NY 10012

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