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SATURDAY: Don't Miss Our Second Annual HARVEST FESTIVAL!
Start your Halloween early and celebrate at Elizabeth Street Garden’s Second Annual Harvest Festival from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25. (Rain date: Sunday, Oct. 26.)

Costumes encouraged!

Invite friends and neighbors and enjoy a day of fun activities for all ages, live music, and lite bites and refreshments donated by neighborhood businesses. Give back by bringing canned vegetables to benefit The Bowery Mission's Thanksgiving Meal.

For Everyone
  • Jack-o'-Lantern Contest. Bring your carved creations to the Garden. Ribbons will be awarded at day's end for the funniest, scariest and craziest designs. Pumpkins can remain on display through Halloween.
  • Live Music performed by Laura Gragtmans and Shaeera Tariq, among others, throughout the afternoon.
  • Sketching by Spring Studio with flutist Andrew Bolotowsky.
  • Photo Gazebo for social sharing. Visit our social media station, tag with #elizabethstreetgarden and tell the world why the Garden is important to you!
For Kids For Green Thumbs
  • Planting Daffodil Bulbs courtesy of New Yorkers for Parks. No gardening skills required. Just the desire to get your hands in the dirt.
    (Garden tools provided by GrowNYC.)
For Early Birds
For updated activity and event times and details, visit the Garden calendar.
 
Lite Bites and Refreshments Donated By
The Harvest Festival is the culmination of our Bees, Butterflies & Worms neighborhood-led initiative which began in spring to educate children and adults about eco-gardening, habitat creation, urban wildlife and sustainable stewardship, with funding provided in part by Citizens Committee for New York City.
THIS WEEK IN THE GARDEN

Movie Night: “The Blob” (1958) — Wednesday, Oct. 22, 6:30 p.m.
(Rained out Oct. 15.)
For our last Movie Night of the season, Elizabeth Street Garden will remain open from noon through evening to honor the Halloween spirit as an alien life-form consumes everything in its path!. Come early and cozy up, if you dare.

Second Annual HARVEST FESTIVAL — Saturday, Oct. 25, Noon – 4 p.m.
(Rain date: Sunday, Oct. 26.)
Weekly in the Garden...Winding Down for the Season
Meridian Tapping With Wenji Zou — Saturdays, 10 – 11 a.m.
Vinyasa Yoga — Sundays, 10 – 11 a.m.
October's Studio of the Month: Twisted Trunk Yoga.
Each week, an instructor from our neighborhood studio will help you get your stretch on in the Garden!

Oct. 26 — Sara Auster.

All activities and events are open to the public and free. For details, check out the Garden calendar.
See you in the Garden.
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* Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden Inc. thank Lower Manhattan Neighbors’ Organization Inc. for serving as our fiscal sponsor. Contributions made to LMNO(P) for the charitable purposes of Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Lower Manhattan Neighbors’ Organization Inc. are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated in 1992 in New York with the mission to improve and expand open space in Lower Manhattan. Their efforts resulted in the creation of Mercer Playground. For more information about LMNO(P), visit savemercerplayground.org.

A copy of LMNO(P)’s latest annual report may be obtained, upon request, from LMNO(P), c/o Jody Berenblatt, 180 Thompson St., No. 5C, 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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