42nd Annual GreenThumb Harvest Fair
Saturday, September 18, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Pleasant Village Community Garden
*Schedule and activities subject to change
All day activities
Tabling: Many organizations will be on site to answer questions and share information including NYC Compost Project - LES Ecology Center, Manhattan Community Board 11, NYC Parks Wildlife, Happy Healthy Latina, Pleasant Village Community Garden, and Trees New York.
The Warmest Years on Record: Artist Rachel Garber Cole will collect audio-recorded stories about people's emotional, psychological and sensorial experiences of the climate crisis.
Arts and crafts: NYC Parks Manhattan Recreation will provide activities for the whole family.
Music: DJ Isiah Forde will play family friendly music on the stage.
11:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Microgreens Workshop: GreenThumb Outreach Coordinators will teach you how to grow micro-greens on your windowsill (inside the garden).
12:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Tea Arts and Culture: Join a tasting journey with the nonprofit organization, Tea Arts and Culture, to explore teas from different origins around the world (inside the garden).
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Cooking Demonstration: Chef Yadira Garcia of Happy Healthy Latina will demonstrate a nutritious and delicious educational experience for all ages (on stage).
12:45 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
GreenThumb Trivia: How well do you know GreenThumb? Test your knowledge about community gardens for a chance to win prizes (on stage).
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Harvest Fair Contest winners: Announcement of the community gardeners that submitted their winning vegetables and flowers virtually (on stage).
2021 Garden Meetings
Location: In the garden.
Mandatory for members
Saturday, April 17, 2021 @11AM
Sunday, June 13, 2021 @3PM
Saturday, August 14, 2021@11AM
Sunday October 10, 2021 @3PM