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Earth Month Celebration 2023

April 1–30, 2023

Online | At the Garden

Join us this month to celebrate Earth and learn how to better steward the planet through immersive nature and science programs, interactive activities for families and community scientists, wide-ranging classes, engaging videos spotlighting gardening best practices, and much more. Don’t miss our Science and Collections Open House featuring special tours and programs during Earth Day Weekend on April 22 & 23, showcasing NYBG’s important conservation efforts around the corner and around the world.

Earth Month Classes

Learn how to better care for your environment and the planet with our collection of Continuing Education Courses that will inspire you through a variety of disciplines and from amazing instructors.

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How To Get Your Garden Ready

Learn the basics from Kadeesha Williams, the former Bronx Green-Up Community Horticulturist/Urban Agriculturist, now with Iridescent Earth Collective, about sowing seeds, turning in cover crops, incorporating compost, and transplanting in videos shot at Tawqa Farm, one of NYBG’s partner Bronx community farms.

Plants as Liberation:
Richard Smith

Join NYBG Educator Arvolyn Hill as she speaks with Richard Smith, Director of NYBG’s School of Professional Horticulture, as part of this series spotlighting Black herbalists, houseplant enthusiasts, farmers and gardeners.

Greening the Garden supported by:

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