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We just launched our crowd-sourced digital cookbook! Take part in our online green community by adding one of your personal recipes to our collection. Recipes will feature some of the very...
During our first environmental science program for teens at Queens Library at Long Island City, Greening Library staffer Gil Lopez worked with some teen patrons to install a Window Farm in the...
fall leaves
The Queens Library teamed up with NYCLeaves through BIG! Compost & Smiling Hogshead Ranch to collect fallen leaves at all of our regular kitchen scrap/compost collection sites through the end...
Raised Garden Beds
Last week at Queens Library at Woodside, we created raised garden beds out of straw bales and cinder blocks, adding nitrogen-rich organic amendments to speed decomposition to do some direct...
Starting the Woodside Library Garden
This week we started building the raised beds in the back of Queens Library at Woodside. The cinder blocks will extend along the new mural wall and we will plant in the empty cells. Next Tuesday at...