Annual General Meeting This Sunday Morning, March 3rd

All garden members are encourage to attend The Annual General Meeting and Pot Luck Brunch* This Sunday, March 3 9am – 1pm LOCATION Fifth Avenue Committee 621 Degraw St. (bet. 3rd & 4th Ave.) map www.fifthave.org AGENDA 1) Coordinator reports 2) Garden Budget 3) Review Bylaws 4) Steering Committee Elections 5) Membership Renewal, NEW GATE […]

Theater in the Garden–This Evening, Saturday & Sunday!

**Friday night’s show has been canceled due to one of the actors losing his voice** Communal Spaces A Play Series in Four Gardens THIRD GARDEN: Warren St. Marks Garden (between Warren Street, St. Marks Place, 4th and 5th Avenues) July 15th – 17th And the Eyes I(s) of Them Both Were Opeined by Jason Platt […]

Who’s Got Weed?

Dear Warren St Marks gardeners, Just a quick note regarding the battle we must wage with the newly identified Goutweed (Aegopodium podagraria). It’s invasive and resilient, and it appears to want to take over the garden. Below, some examples of it in situ. We’ve made some serious headway against it, but we have to be […]

Deciding Ownership of the Garden

We have the opportunity to decide the ownership of WSMC Garden. We’ve heard from representatives of petitioning organizations, Brooklyn Queens Land Trust (BQLT) and Brooklyn Alliance of Neighborhood Gardens (BANG). Additional information can be downloaded from these links: BANG and BQLT. We are meeting tomorrow to discuss our destiny. Thursday, June 30th 7:00pm In the […]

Local Music, Theater and Dance in the Garden Saturday, June 4th!

Spoke the Hub’s The Local Festival of the Performing Arts Local music, theater, dance and plants will be blooming for the whole family! Saturday, June 4th First stop–the Warren-St. Marks Community Garden 12:30pm – 1:30pm (Rain date Sunday, June 5th) Spoke the Hub’s Local Produce Festival of the Performing Arts has for seventeen years been […]

First Garden Work Day – Sunday, April 10th

Hi Garden Members! Our first Garden Work Day is just around the corner and so is Spring! On Sunday, April 10th at 10am we will have the first Garden Meeting. Please review the updated Garden Bylaws which can be found under the Downloads section on the website: Bylaws–Updated March 2011. The revisions, marked in red, […]

Steering Committee Meeting Minutes – May 2010

Date:  May 3, 2010 Time:  7 pm Place:  Home of Cathleen Bell Attendees: Cathleen Bell Cathy Carver Ruth Chasek Nell Eckersley Jen Keiser Gordon Kathy Hutson Jerah Kirby Pat McCarty Agenda 1.  Introductions 2.  Rah rah solidarity 3.  Reports plot distribution/work calendar – Alison dues collection/key distribution/membership – Ruth/Jen list consolidation – Valerie/Harvey communication protocols […]

Steering Committee Meeting Minutes – April 2010

Date: April 8, 2010 Time: 7 pm Place: Home of Cathleen Bell Attendees: Cathleen Bell Ruth Chasek Valerie English Kate Hawes Jen Keiser Gordon Jerah Kirby Pat McCarty Alison Novak Greetings and introductions to newly elected coordinators. Discussion and concern about Kathy Hutson’s resignation as Events Coordinator. Preparations in advance of April 11 official spring […]