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Planting & Art Weeks 

April 26 – May 7, 2021
Daily Activities 3 pm – 6 pm EDT

The Frank White Memorial Garden & The Johnny Hartman Plaza

During Planting & Art Weeks we welcome all to join us in the garden as we plant annuals, perennials, vegetables, and herbs; paint and repair structures, and create art preparing the garden and plaza for spring.

 The Brotherhood Sister Sol will hold its annual Planting & Art Weeks, from Monday, April 26th to Thursday, May 7th.

During Planting & Art Weeks we welcome all to join us in the garden as we plant annuals, perennials, vegetables, and herbs; paint and repair structures, and create art preparing the garden and the Johnny Hartman Plaza for spring.

In addition to preparing the garden for the spring and summer, this year we have added an art component, which will include beautification of our spaces, and poetry workshops at the Johnny Hartman Plaza.

Youth Members of our Environmental Program co-facilitate Planting & Art Weeks, and youth throughout the organization participate in the efforts.

 

Daily Activities  3 pm – 6 pm EDT.  Details below. 

Week 1: April 26 – April 30, Monday – Friday

Week 2: May 3 – May 7, Monday – Friday

 

Planting Activities – The Frank White Memorial Garden at 506 West 143rd Street NYC 10031

Art Activities – Johnny Hartman Plaza at West 143rd Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Hamilton Place NYC 10031

Community BBQ – Celebrate spring with us on Friday, May 7th, 4 pm – 6 pm EDT at the Johnny Hartman Plaza.

For more information, or to volunteer, contact Gabriel Maldonado at gjm@brotherhood-sistersol.org or 212-283-7044.

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Photos from previous Planting Weeks

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