Juxtaposed images of an urban garden on a sunny day; dried leaves and plant stems on an herbarium specimen sheet; and a person creating an herbarium specimen using recently picked green plants

Celebratory Project Launch: Welcoming Bronx Community Gardeners to the Herbarium

Friday, June 2, 2023

5–7 p.m. | At the Garden

The Humanities Institute, Bronx Green-Up, and William and Lynda Steere Herbarium embark on a new collaborative initiative to support community gardeners, inviting them to make use of NYBG’s research collections. This collaboration seeks to increase awareness of, access to, and use of the Herbarium as a resource for the Bronx community. Enjoy a tour of the Herbarium’s mounting room and digitization lab and contribute to the conversation over refreshments.


This event is currently at capacity. Please add your name to the waitlist if you would like to be informed of any openings ahead of the event on June 2.