Sunset Tour and Pigeon Lecture with Author Andrew Garn
Sep
27
6:30 PM18:30

Sunset Tour and Pigeon Lecture with Author Andrew Garn

Join us for a roof tour and lecture from Andrew Garn, author of The New York Pigeon: Behind the Feathers, who will discuss his research on the unofficial New York City mascot species and share some of his incredible photography of these oft-overlooked creatures that fill our cityscape. Additionally, Garn will be discussing his new photo project on native wildflowers and showing off some of his photos from the green roof!

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Open House New York Weekend
Oct
13
to Oct 14

Open House New York Weekend

Open House New York Weekend is a citywide celebration of architecture, urban design, and New York City. Every October, more than 250 buildings and projects across New York’s five boroughs - from infrastructure facilities to cultural spaces and from workspaces to private residences - open their doors to the public for tours and talks with architects, urban designers, historians, preservationists, and city leaders.

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DATE & TIMES for Kingsland Wildflowers Tours:

Saturday, October 13, 2018, 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 12:00PM to 4:00PM

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Nicolas Holiber: Birds on Broadway Audubon Sculpture Project
Oct
18
5:30 PM17:30

Nicolas Holiber: Birds on Broadway Audubon Sculpture Project

Learn about this ambitious public-art initiative scheduled to debut in April 2019 with the mission of drawing attention to the plight of birds threatened by climate change while bringing beauty to the urban landscape. A Brooklyn Gin cocktail hour (cash bar) on the green roof will precede the artist presentation. 

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Bird Walks with Heather Wolf: Greenpoint Avenue Bridge to First Calvary Cemetery
Sep
23
8:00 AM08:00

Bird Walks with Heather Wolf: Greenpoint Avenue Bridge to First Calvary Cemetery

  • 405 Greenpoint Ave NY, 11222 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join Brooklyn birder and author Heather Wolf in Greenpoint, Brooklyn as we bird Greenpoint Avenue Bridge to Calvary Cemetery! Heather will share her tips for birding in Brooklyn and beyond.   RSVP here

***Meet at Greenpoint Avenue Bridge on NE corner of Greenpoint Avenue and Kingsland Avenue***

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3rd Annual Kingsland Wildflowers Festival
Sep
22
12:00 PM12:00

3rd Annual Kingsland Wildflowers Festival

Join us for a fun day celebrating our third season of programming, education, and research at Kingsland Wildflowers. Visitors can explore the half-acre, green roof habitat and native plant garden. North Brooklyn community organizations will be tabling and featuring activities to engage families and children. No registration required. Free and open to the public.

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Open House Saturdays
Aug
18
12:00 PM12:00

Open House Saturdays

  • Kingsland Wildflowers Green Roof & Community Engagement Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Every Third Saturday of the Month through September. 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Upcoming Dates:  August 18 and September 22

Tour the native plant garden and visit our community engagement space on these “Open House Saturdays."  Free and open to the public.

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Kingsland Wildflowers Sensorium
Jun
2
to Jun 3

Kingsland Wildflowers Sensorium

Brooklyn-based artists Cara Marie Piazza of Calyx Apothecary, fashion designer Merica Lee, and Marie Lockhart of Lockhart Embroidery team up to present you with a day of sensorial delights to celebrate and support Kingsland Wildflowers.  Join us for a holistic day that will stimulate your senses while playing with craft and supporting ecology, community, and preservation.  

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