Next Wednesday Movie Night in the Garden- September 2

Next Wednesday, September 2, is Movie Night in the garden. The fun starts at 7PM with a cartoon for kids and then the main movie will be “Silent Running”–the feelgood, sci-fi, save the planet film from 1972.

Clear skies and Movie Night was a success!

Last Wednesday night the community garden was lit up with a showing of the garden/bug/scary movie “Joe’s Apartment”. Thankfully, the weather forecast was wrong and the crowd stayed dry. Fun was had by all. Stay tuned for details on the next movie night!

Movie Night in the Garden, Wednesday, August 19, 7:30pm

Warren St. Marks Community Garden Movie Night Wednesday, August 19, 7:30 pm (Raindate:  Saturday, August 22, 7:30 pm) It’s a New York romance, it’s a comedy, it’s a creepy horror film, it’s a musical – and more! It’s about performance art, about eminent domain, about community gardening….  it’s… it’s… IT’S JOE’S APARTMENT! Rated pg-13. Outrageous enough […]

Get Your A** to the Garden this Saturday!

For those of you not in the know, “A**” refers to Arm. So, um, get your arm over to the garden this Saturday morning! Here are some of the compelling reasons why you should be there: A Compost Workshop will be lead by our resident compost pros, Kate and Rico. Make sure to ask them […]

First Annual Urban Farmy Olympics – we need team members!

The Warren-St. Marks Community Garden is looking for garden members to participate in the: FIRST Annual Urban Farmy Olympics (Part of the Harvest Fair) Location: Garden of Happiness, Prospect Ave between 181st & 182nd Streets, Bronx, NY Teams must include: Members of your community garden · At least 2 youth · At least 2 elders […]

Baltic Street Community Garden’s future is in limbo

The following is a letter written by the president of the Baltic Street Community Garden, Julie Claire, to the School Construction Authority (SCA) regarding the future bulldozing of the Baltic Street Community Garden. ————————————– Dear Ms. Knight, Mr. Maley, and the SCA, I am writing to you and the SCA on behalf of the Baltic […]

Garden Business Meeting Minutes – July 29, 2009

Warren St. Marks Community Garden Business Meeting 7/29/09 Place:  The Garden Present:  Pat McCarty, Kathy Hutson, Makale Cullen, Valerie English, Ruth Chasek, Naomi Chasek-Macfoy We approved having a wedding in the garden (new members Natalie Schiavo and Craig Schoenbaum).  It will take place September 6th – a ceremony only, with about 15 guests.  Wedding party […]

Garden Mosaics Workshop – Saturday, August 8th, 9am-4pm

Attention all Garden Members: You are cordially invited to participate in the 2009 Garden Mosaics Training Workshop, sponsored by Cornell University Cooperative Extension. The Warren-St. Marks Community Garden will pay for the first three garden members who register and attend the workshop. Contact Pat at for more information. This is a wonderful, day-long training […]