Learn How to Live Green in NYC! Wednesday October 10th from 10AM to 5PM at Union Square. Free and Open to the Public!
About Your Host: GrowNYC is a hands-on non-profit which improves New York City’s quality of life. Whether it’s operating the world famous Union Square Greenmarket, building a new community garden, teaching young people about the environment, or improving recycling awareness, if you’re a New Yorker, GrowNYC is working near you! Make a donation to support a better NYC.
- Relevant, action-oriented workshops led by The New School and others
- Interactive art projects and presentations
- DIY tutorials on weatherization techniques and much more
- Walk through “Recyclarium” and learn how 3Rs work hosted by Sims Metal Management
- Learn about New York City’s Bike Share program with Citibank
- Watch chefs go head to head at a Solar Cook-Off with locally grown, seasonal food
- Make Green Art for all ages
- Onsite textile and cell phone recycling
- Buy farm fresh produce at one of the country’s largest and best Greenmarket
- Meet local leaders in the sustainability movement