EARTH DAY & ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION

Date/Time

Apr 27, 2014
11:00 AM

Description

Join us for an Earth Day Celebration where you can roll up your sleeves and make a difference! You can build a rain barrel, learn about home composting, work on our trails, help prepare our gardens and assist with planning a tree, in recognition of Arbor Day. The day’s activities are free and open to all! Program presented in partnership with Coca Cola, Groundwork Hudson Valley, and Town of Greenburgh.

 

Schedule for Day:

11 am: Rain Barrel Workshop – Groundwork Hudson Valley, Coca Cola and the GNC are teaming up to teach you how to re-purpose a Coca Cola syrup canister to capture fresh rainwater for use on your own property.  Rain barrels can be purchased for $40 and taken home.*  

 

1 pm:  Home Composting Class—Learn how you can use your kitchen scraps along with your yard waste to make valuable compost for your gardens. Earth Machine backyard composters will be available for purchase for $75, and can also be ordered and picked up in advance.*

 

3 pm: Tree Planting - Dig in and help us give a tree a good start on the GNC property! 

 

* Supplies of Rain Barrels and Earth Machines are limited---Reserve your Rain Barrel and/or Earth Machine in advance. Order now by phone: 914-813-1251

Cost

FREE

Location

View map Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd.
Scarsdale, NY

Additional Information

Phone

914-723-3470

Contact email

info@greenburghnaturecenter.com

Neighborhood:

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