Important Reminders


Please check this site frequently for updates
and status as well as the facebook page and garden gazebos.

Opening Day pick up permits Mar 17 2018
Make up dates for permits
Mar 18 10-12pm,
April 14 9:30-11:30am
April 15 10-11am
Final Make up day to receive permits April 28 from 12-1PM

Members are responsible to contact the administration
per your agreements/rules and by-laws.
Please note—the administration is also made up of volunteers
and give up their time to serve you!

Contact Molly Battenhouse, Corresponding Secretary

There will not be another make up date to pick up permits after April 28.
Members who do not pick up permits by April 30 can lose their gardens
per the Rules and Policy Regulations of FBGA.
We will post changes and/or updates at, our facebook page, and the bulletin board
at the garden gazebo and email members with email addresses only.

If members are found in the garden without their permits you can receive a
violation. 3 violations in 2 years will be cause to reassign your plot.

Please contact the administration if you cannot arrange to pick up your permit.
It is your responsibility (per by laws and rules and regulations) to attend
our 5-10 minute status update for the 2018 growing season.

Annual Plant Sale and Fundraiser

April 28-29 from 10-2PM

Central Gazebo


Upcoming Workshops

Reminder—Next workshop Sunday April 29 at 2pm Ryan Center
April 22 Square Foot Gardening has been postponed until further notice

See 2018 Workshop Schedule on pull down menu on the home page
for the Full 2018 Spring/Summer Schedule Now Online

All garden workshops are free and open to the public. Workshops are presented in Ryan Centers multi-purpose room unless otherwise noted. Hands-on workshops have limited space. Please
preregister or RSVP as specified in the descriptions.

Please Eat the Daisies
Sunday April 29 at 2PM
Meet at the Champions of Courage Gazebo
Presented by Lois Pinetree

Download the 2018 Workshop Schedule

Thank you all for attending the

Opening Day Celebration—March 17th


Hudson River Yacht Club

All members MUST be at the meeting by either 10 am sharp or 1PM sharp
10-12pm Rows A-F  and 1-3pm Rows G-M

New Gardener Mandatory Orientation 3-4pm
New members should arrive by 1pm sharp and stay for the 1-3 meeting
a 15 minute Orientation will follow

• Meet the New Administration, Chairs, Board of Directors
• Permit Distribution • Sign up for a Committee • Q&A • Refreshments

Members who arrive at the designated time for your row and stay for the event
will receive 1 hour of community service. Members who cannot attend must contact
Mollie Battenhouse, Corresponding Secretary
email: in advance of the meeting.
Make up meeting on March 18 for those who have contacted Molly and/or the Administration ONLY!

Download the Opening Day Flyer


Social Media Links
The Floyd Bennett Gardens Association (Official fb Page)
Floyd Bennett Community Gardeners
(Members Group — Blog/Discussion)

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