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Other Gardens in our Land Trust

6/15 Green is part of the Brooklyn Alliance of Neighborhood Gardens (BANG), a land trust established to preserve green space in our area.

The other gardens that comprise BANG are:

Visit their websites above, or, better yet, visit in person. 

A bike tour of all five gardens will be organized in the spring. Stay tuned!

Learn From Brooklyn Experts!

Essential Gardening Techniques For Planting, Pruning, Irrigation and Water Conservation, Composting, Greenhouse Uses & Upkeep, & More!

October 28th at 1:00 PM

Key Speakers

  • Robert Florin is a volunteer and garden guide with certificates in horticulture and composting from the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Mr. Florin is a trainer with Just Food specializing in community gardening and pruning, and is active with Green Thumb, Greenbridge (BBG), BQLT and my his own community garden in Boerum Hill.
  • Jon Pope, educated in Wildlife Biology, is a LEED Accredited Builder and construction manager and carpenter for the Music Garage in Brooklyn. Mr. Pope is also a Prospect Heights Community Farm Coordinator, and has been awarded Certified Master Composter by NYC Dept. of Sanitation and Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Green Bridge Green Neighbor Award.

Where: 6/15 Green

Open to: All BANG Gardeners & the General Public

© 6/15 Green, a 501(c)(3) organization