Elizabeth Street Garden

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GET INVOLVED: Volunteer Orientation at 7 p.m. Today and Monthly Garden Meeting at 4 p.m. Sunday

Join us in the Garden for Volunteer Orientation at 7 p.m. today, July 8. If you have not yet attended an orientation, please come, and bring your friends and neighbors. RSVP to emily@elizabethstreetgarden.org so we know to look out for you.

Don't miss our Monthly Garden Meeting at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 13. Share your talents, and help us plan for August and the fall. All are welcome. We need you!
THIS WEEK: Movie Night, Ladybug Release, Dance Performance and Children's Compost Workshop

All activities and events are open to the public and free.

Movie Night: Charlie Chaplin in "The Gold Rush" (1925) — Wednesday, July 9, 8:30 p.m.
For our first Movie Night of the season, Elizabeth Street Garden will remain open from noon through the evening. Come early, relax and if you plan to picnic, please remember to carry out all refuse and recyclables with you.

Children's Compost Workshop — Thursday, July 10, 11 a.m.
Elizabeth Street Garden invites children to learn about worms and how to compost.
Led by Garden volunteer, teacher and parent Naima Freitas, this workshop is designed for children ages 6 – 10. Adult supervision required. Please register to participate.

Cool Bugs! — Sunday, July 13, 11 a.m., followed by Community Gardening until 2 p.m.
Let's meet a few of the garden critters that serve an important role in an organic garden. We'll provide a home for ladybugs and other insects beneficial for natural pest control and learn why pesticides are rarely, if ever, the best remedy to protect our gardens.

Dance Performance: "Small Stages" by Cornfield Dance — Sunday, July 13, 3:00 p.m. (Run time: approximately 30 minutes.)
Elizabeth Street Garden welcomes Cornfield Dance as they perform choreographer Ellen Cornfield's unique, virtuosic dance that frames the development of relationships in "small stages" on and around a 6-by-6-foot stage.
Every Week in the Garden
Drawing With Spring Studio — Thursdays, 2 – 4 p.m.
Tai Chi Outdoors With the Chinatown YMCA — Fridays, 5 – 6 p.m.
Meridian Tapping With Wenji Zou — Saturdays, 10 – 11 a.m.
Vinyasa Yoga — Sundays, 10 – 11 a.m.

For activity and event details, check out the Garden calendar.
COMING UP LATER IN JULY
 
Music Sundays, biweekly — July 20
Wellness Event — July 30

For activity and event details and times, check out the Garden calendar.
BECOME A VOLUNTEER, AND CONNECT WITH US

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et involved! Help with gardening, be a greeter or share your particular expertise. Visit elizabethstreetgarden.org, and click on the Volunteer button, or email emily@elizabethstreetgarden.org.

Introduce Us
If you are a member of a local community organization that is interested in providing free, public events in the Garden, please email us with your suggestions.

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235 Elizabeth St., Ste. 23
New York, NY 10012

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