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  • Garden Work Day 4/10/2022 Sun 11 am – 4 pm

    Sunday, April 10, 2022, 11 am – 4 pm

    Garden work will include rebuilding our compost bin, bokashi compost trenching (soil amending technique), and general garden maintenance (litter picking, hand mulching, destroying rat burrows).

  • Public Food Waste Drop-Off April-October 2022

    From April 1 to October 31:

    (Updated drop-off hours will be provided for November 1 – March 31.)

    Tuesdays 1:30 – 4 pm

    Thursdays 3:30 – 6 pm

    Saturdays 1 – 4 pm

    Sundays 2 – 4 pm

    For other food scraps drop-off sites, visit DSNY- Drop-off Composting.

  • Garden Meeting 4/2/2022 Sat 12 pm

    Down to Earth Garden general meeting April 2, 2022, Saturday 12 pm – 1 pm.

    If you have any questions, please contact us.

  • Garden Work Day 11/6/2021 Sat 12 pm

    Saturday, November 6, 2021, 12 pm – 4 pm

    Garden work will include rebuilding our compost bin, bokashi compost trenching (soil amending technique), and general garden maintenance (litter picking, hand mulching, destroying rat burrows).

  • Fall Leaf Drop-Off Hours

    We accept leaves, as well as, plant discards, tree branches, and unused potted soil.

    October 26 – December 30, 2021

    Same time as our public food waste drop-off hours.
    When the garden is open:

    Tuesdays 1:30 – 3:30 pm

    Thursdays 3:30 – 6 pm

    Saturdays 2 – 4 pm

    For more information and other leaf drop-off sites, visit nyc.gov/drop-fall-leaves