Well the Halloween party at MK Garden this year was a stunner – due to the wonderful folk who contributed time and energy and love to our community. Thank you to all of you who worked so hard!
Firstly DEBRA who ran and planned and organized and catered and picked
The Photography of Joseph A. Hubbard
September 28 – October 13, 2016
Wednesday, September 28, 6 – 8 pm
BRC 30 Delancey Street
Information: (212) 533-2020
After the monthly garden meeting yesterday, there was a warm and affectionate memorial for our old friend and fellow gardener, Pete Lambert, who died last year. Gardeners spoke of Pete’s loyalty to the garden, his humor, his Boston accent, love of family, and unassuming kindness. He is missed by all who knew him.
We now have a Big Belly solar compacting trash can in the garden by the front gate. There is also one at the playground gate and another in front of the BRC entrance.
Bob has also been busy staining the new bench rails that Parks installed recently. He has also headed up the plantings in
Despite the cloudy cool weather, we had a great afternoon for It’s My Park Day. Farmer Ted brought us three hens (yet to be named). Jen and Karl’s two boys cleaned out the coop, put in fresh dirt, straw and wood chips and welcomed the ladies to their new home. One of them laid an egg while waiting in the crate.
Our friend and turtle expert, Richard Ogust, brought back one of Bob’s two cooter turtles after her convalescence from a shell infection. She took to the pond like a (what else?) turtle to water. The other female will join the others soon.