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Clean & Green 2014 Schedule

Clean and Green

March 2014 marks the start of our fifth year of volunteer programs throughout the Gowanus area. Please join the Gowanus Canal Conservancy and hundreds of volunteers to clean and plant along the Gowanus Canal.

The Gowanus Canal Conservancy Clean and Green Program is a volunteer-based program that meets on Saturdays or Sundays from March to November to clean and green the banks of the Gowanus Canal.

Upcoming Gowanus Canal Conservancy Clean & Green Dates

(Activities and meeting locations are subject to change)

  • Clean & Green, NYRP Tree Giveaway (FULL)

NYRP Tree Giveaway, Plant Propagation, Garden Stewardship
Saturday, March 22nd, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green, Compost Windrow Build (FULL)

Stewarding Degraw St Gardens, Building a compost windrow with 8,000lbs of food scraps

Sunday, March 23rd, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green

Building wildflower planters with Future Green Studio
Saturday, April 12th, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green

Building wildflower planters with Future Green Studio
Sunday, April 13th, 11am-3pm

  • Compost Windrow Build (FULL)

Building a compost windrow with 8,000lbs of food scraps
Sunday, April 20th, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green, FOFA Civic Sweep

Performing tree stewardship with Forth on Fourth Ave Civic Sweep, Plant Propagation, Wildflower Planting
Sunday, April 27th, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green

Installation of Wildflower Corridor, Vertical Green Module Build
Saturday, May 17th, 11am-3pm

  • Compost Windrow Build

Building a compost windrow with 8,000lbs of food scraps
Sunday, May 18th, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green, Ennis Park Stewardship, Compost Windrow Build

Ennis Park Stewardship, Building a compost windrow with 8,000lbs of food scraps
Sunday, June 22nd, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green

Saturday, July 19th, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green, Compost Windrow Build

Salt Lot Berm Garden Replanting, Building a compost windrow with 8,000lbs of food scraps
Sunday, July 20th, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green, Compost Windrow Build

Building a compost windrow with 8,000lbs of food scraps, Floating Gardens
Sunday, August 17th, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green

Huntington St Garden Installation
Saturday, September 20th, 11am-3pm

  • Compost Windrow Build

Building a compost windrow with 8,000lbs of food scraps
Sunday, September 21st, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green, Compost Windrow Build

Building a compost windrow with 8,000lbs of food scraps
Sunday, October 19th, 11am-3pm

  • Clean & Green

Saturday, November 15th, 11am-3pm

  • Compost Windrow Build

Building a compost windrow with 8,000lbs of food scraps
Sunday, November 16th, 11am-3pm

Meeting Location for all events, unless noted: Salt Lot, 2 Second Avenue (between 5th St and the Gowanus Canal), Brooklyn 11215

Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to sign up.

For Compost Windrow Build Volunteer Days, click here!

 

The Clean & Green Program is sponsored by:

With support from NYC Councilmembers Steve Levin, Carlos Menchaca, and Brad Lander - District 33, District 38, and District 39.