Saturday, August 25, 2012

Weekend Events: SOS Lead By Example Basketball Tournament, Work Day at Roger That Garden

Some great weekend events if you're in Crown Heights this weekend:

SAVE THE DATE! Join us at our annual Lead By Example basketball tournament next weekend, 8/25, at St. John's Rec Center. If you'd like to play or volunteer, please call 718-773-6886. 

And from the Roger That Garden (Rogers and Park):

Hi Everyone!

Long time no hear, but we haven't gone anywhere! Please join us this upcoming Saturday, August 25th from 11:30 - whenever. The garden is lush, the bees are happy, and the monarchs are on their way! However, there's a lot of weeding, pruning, and dead heading to do. Not to mention some painting (for much needed signs- we gotta advertise, yah know?) and a very special planting project! Our friends at the High Line have generously donated two small trees - a native Juniper and Lindera. Thanks, friends at the High Line.

We can also harvest (although I gave all the Okra to a really nice senior citizen lady who walked by) and talk about future garden plans - cause it's your green space too!
Bring pruners, bug spray, and snacks if you got em. We've got gloves, trowels, cultivators, garbage bags, shovels and more.

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