Kingsland Wildflowers at Broadway Stages is a Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund project committed to expanding natural habitat and green corridors for bird and wildlife populations. The vision, conceived through partnerships with local businesses, community voices and wildlife experts, will provide Greenpoint with living and growing infrastructure to support New York City wildlife and educational programming focused on sustainable conservation practices and wildlife protection.
National Pollinator Week At Kingsland WildFlowerS, June 17 - 23, 2019
Accessing NYC Environmental Data // Thursday, June 20, 6:30 PM
Join NCA in bringing together a number of local environmental data experts to talk about various platforms and resources available to community members that can help inform decisions about activities we may choose to do in our daily lives. Each presenter will walk participants through the websites explaining what they have to offer and how to best get at that piece of information you may be most interested in. RSVP HERE.
Field Day Friday: Rooftop Explorations // Friday, June 21, 4 - 7 PM
with Leslie Adatto & Marni Majorelle
Calling all green roof lovers! Join us during our regular Field Day Friday, and take a Q&A tour of the green roof with landscape designer, Marni Majorelle, followed by a talk with author Leslie Adatto as she discusses her new book,111 Rooftops in New York That You Must Not Miss, featuring our very own Kingsland Wildflowers! Leslie is also the co-founder of the The New York Roof Deck and Roof Gardening Meetup Group who will be joining us for the evening's event. RSVP HERE.
Rooftop Dance PerformancE // Saturday, June 22, 6:30 - 9 PM
with Semillas Collective, followed by a screening of Papalotl-Muyus at Last Frontier NYC
Experience live art focusing on the environment jointly presented by Kingsland Wildflowers at Broadway Stages and NOoSPHERE Arts, a nonprofit housed at Last Frontier NYC, the artist studio located just below the roof gardens. NOoSPHERE Arts produces multidisciplinary public arts programming from acclaimed artists all across the world. This co-hosted summer event will raise awareness for environmental justice issues and community efforts to revitalize Newtown Creek and the surrounding Greenpoint neighborhood.
This performance is the culminating event in Kingsland Wildflowers at Broadway Stages’ celebration of National Pollinator Week.
Registration is required. Limited to 200. Free. RSVP HERE.
Projects & Progress
Learn about the construction process and the project timeline.
Find out about the Kingsland Wildflowers project at 520 Kingsland Avenue in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
Funding for Kingsland Wildflowers is provided to NYC Audubon by the Office of the New York State Attorney General and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation through the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund.