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April Is National Volunteer Month. Volunteer!

How does Elizabeth Street Garden grow?

With volunteer power! Volunteer just ONE hour a month to keep the Garden open by signing up here.
Current volunteers, thank you so much. Please update your Volunteer Profiles here, so that we may better communicate with you.
Sunday: Help Plan Our 2015 Garden Season

Join us while volunteers plan social events and spring programming.

Monthly Garden Meeting — Sunday, April 12, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
(Location: HMWhite, 107 Grand St., Sixth Floor)

If you or your local community organization are interested in providing free, public programming or hosting a special event or performance in the Garden, please complete this event form.
Coming Up in April

Volunteer Orientations —
Sunday, April 19, 11:30 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Saturday, April 25, 11:30 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Find out how easy it is to volunteer as little as ONE hour a month to help keep the Garden open. The more greeters who volunteer, the longer the Garden can remain open daily. Please reach out to your friends and neighbors, and encourage them to volunteer.

Seed Planting Workshop — Sunday, April 19, Noon – 2 p.m.
Learn how to sow a variety of herb and vegetable seeds in cold frames to plant out later in spring.

Composting in the City Workshop — Saturday, April 25, Noon – 2 p.m.
Are you interested in reducing your household’s garbage by composting your food scraps but don’t know how? Come to the Garden with your questions and be ready to learn via hands-on activities and demonstrations by NYC Compost Project hosted by Lower East Side Ecology Center.
Highlights: Spring Prep!
Garden Hours

Volunteers keep the Garden open during the sunniest and warmest hours of the day, year round. Email susan@elizabethstreetgarden.org to help.

Garden Hours (weather welcoming)
Weekends: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesdays & Thursdays lunchtime: Noon – 2 p.m.
Fridays: Noon – 5 p.m.
Daffodils planted in fall herald spring.
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. 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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