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FBGA 2nd Annual Flea Market

“One Man’s Garbage is Another Man’s Treasure”

Donate What You No Longer Treasure

Find The Treasure You’re Looking For

May 24th and 25th -  Saturday and Sunday

10:00 am-5:00 pm- West Gazebo

Have items to donate? Contact Gail Shneider at 347 533  3787 or email togschneider33@hotmail.com

 

Annual Halloween Party

You’re invited to our

Annual Halloween Party

Sunday, October 27, 2013 2-5 P.M.

Meet at the Champions of Courage Gazebo for:

Pick a Pumpkin

TreatsHalloween Pic Decorate a pumpkin

Please bring a beverage and a snack or treat to share.

Email eversusan@hotmail.com or call Lynn Halligan @917-626-7064 after 4 PM to

RSVP with your name, the number of children and adults in your group and what you plan to bring, ASAP (by Thursday) in order to give us time to shop for whatever else we need.

FBGA Annual Picnic

FBGA Annual Picnic

Presented by your Special Events Committee

Sunday July 21, 2013

(rain date July 28)

11:00 AM until 6:00 PM

Bring your family and friends for a fun filled day!

Bring your own food, shade, chairs, table and grill.

Enjoy dancing to a DJ

Horseback riding, activities,

-Raffles

and many other surprises!

Any baskets for the raffle would be greatly appreciated! Suggested themes:

picnic, garden, beach, movie night, sports, holiday, etc.

Please let us know if you will be bringing a raffle item the day of the picnic.

Workshop for Saturday, June 22nd at 2 pm.

Saturday, June 22, 2 PM Building 69 Conference Room
Planning your Fall Garden presenter, Bob Halligan
Your garden can produce for you well into December and beyond. Join us to learn what you
can plant as the your summer crops fade. We will also discuss methods for extend the season such as row covers and cold frames

Workshop for Sunday May 19th.

Sunday, May 19, 2 PM Building 69 Conference Room 
How to Grow Herbs: presenter Adriann Musson
Learn how to successfully grow herbs for cooking, gardening pleasure etc. We will be covering the basics of soil preparation, watering, and picking herbs.

First Workday and Garden Sign Workshop This Weekend!

Our first workday will be Saturday April 27 at 10 AM. Meet by the COCG gazebo to sign in. We will be planting trees and picking up loose branches in the picnic area, weeding and planting trees in the habitat, and weeding the flower clocks. Please bring your own tools.

Saturday, April 27, 2 PM at the West Gazebo in the garden
Garden Sign workshop: presenter Susan Berman
Every Floyd Bennett Garden needs a sign! Join us and make a sign to identify your garden.
We will supply the paint and wood.
Registration required in advance, workshop is limited to 20 people. Email FBGAgardens@aol.com