South Beach Civic Association

Staten Island, NY

GreenThumb: 32nd Annual growtogether conference—REGISTRATION IS OPEN

GreenThumb: 32nd Annual growtogether conference—REGISTRATION IS OPEN


DATE:      Saturday, March 19, 2016

TIME:                          8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

LOCATION:               Hostos Community College
450 Grand Concourse


DETAILS:                   GreenThumb is excited to invite greening professionals from all over New York City to a day of learning, sharing, networking and greening inspiration during the 32nd Annual GreenThumb GrowTogether Conference!


GreenThumb hosts more than a thousand people at GrowTogether and this year, the conference features more than 70 exciting workshops for gardeners of all ages—topics include composting, kid’s activities, vegetable growing techniques, and ways to increase garden membership.

In addition to adolescent and teen programming, and a “networking fair” featuring 25 greening groups, GrowTogether also features a Keynote speaker and live entertainment:


Keynote Speaker: Tanya Fields, food justice activist and Founder / Executive Director of the BLK Projek


Live Entertainment with: Michelle Marie Jazz Trio featuring Ben Stivers


Registration is now open.


Additional GrowthTogether details can be found on GreenThumb’s website.