8th Annual Community Garden Tour | Registration is Open!

Registration is Now OPEN for Our 8th Annual Community Gardens Tour!

Join us for an exploration of these beautiful community spaces through a guided walk or bike ride.

Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019 
Location/Time: [START] Rogers/Tilden/Veronica Place Garden | 1:30 pm Check-in, 2:00 pm tour departure
                                   [END] 1100 Block Bergen Street Community Garden | 5:00 pm post-tour reception

Please arrive at 1:30 pm to check in, grab a free BQLT water bottle and seed packets, and look around the garden! If you donate $10 or more at registration, you will be able to receive a free BQLT tote bag as well. (All items are while supplies last)

Both guided walking and biking tours will depart from the garden at 2 pm, so be sure to arrive before then.**

Gardens that we plan to tour:*

Rogers/Tilden/Veronica Place Garden [START]
1100 Block Bergen Street Community Garden [END]
Greene Garden *
Q Gardens Community
United Herkimer Garden Club
Westbrook Memorial Garden

*Gardens with an asterisk are only featured on the bike tour.

**Walking tour participants must bring a metro card to use on public transportation

Following the tour, join us at 1100 Block Bergen Street Community Garden for a post-tour reception from 5 pm - 7 pm.

This event is FREE and all are welcome. Donations help BQLT continue to improve these gardens for the community we all share.

$10 suggested donation for tour
All who register receive a free BQLT water bottle (while supplies last)!
All donations of $10 or more receive a BQLT tote bag (while supplies last)!
$10 suggested donation for food

**This event will take place light rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel the event. Registrants will be notified by 9:30 am the day of in the event of cancellation.**

This event will take place in light rain or shine. Registrants will be notified by 9:30 am on September 14 in the event of rescheduling.

We ask all bicyclists to wear a helmet and please abide by NYC Biking Rules. Here are some general resources:

Bring sunscreen, bug spray, and bike lights!

If you have any questions, please email info@bqlt.org or call us (718) 963-7020.

2019 BQLT funders

Thanks to the NYC Parks Department, the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development, and our council members for supporting us to help make this happen! Thank you to Haiti Cultural Exchange for once again bringing lovely Haitian culture through art, music and dance to our community gardens, and performing at our ending reception.

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