Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Gardent Events: September 4th and 5th!

Peas and Justice:

Preparing for the People’s Climate March

 

Sponsored by the Social Justice and Honors Programs of 
Saint Peter’s University.

 

 3rd annual Saint Peter’s University Community garden 

celebration



All events located in the Saint Peter’s University Community Garden, 
behind 123-129 Glenwood Avenue

Thursday, September 4
(Rain Date Monday 9/8)
                
11:00 am: Dr. Alexander Mirescu (Dept of Political Science) and students report on United Nations/SPU Disaster Risk Reduction collaboration

Noon:
  • Blessing of Social Justice, Honors, and Community Service Gardens
  • Live music by Dirty Rotten System
  • Ice cream sandwiches by Milk Sugar Love

1:00 pm: Puppet and poster making for People's Climate March

2:00 pm: Diamond Way Tibetan Buddhist meditation led by Dr. Mirescu

3:00 pm:
  • Yoga led by Dr. Rachel Wifall (mats provided by RLC)
  • Healthy snacks provided by Bread and Spoon

6:00 pm: Zen Buddhist meditation and tea, led by Morning Star Zendo

Friday, September 5th

11:00 am: Discussion on Climate Variations, with Dr. Patricia Redden (Chemistry)

12:30 pm: Puppet and poster making for climate change

                                                                                                
Sunday, September 21st,NYC


Saturday, July 19, 2014

More Green City Spaces and Initiatives

Check out this urban garden, featured in The New York Times!

...and this community garden, in the middle of New York City's Greenwich Village:



Here are some links to other Jersey City garden initiatives:





...There's a lot going on!

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Autumn Approaches



It looks like our friend Rocky the Squirrel has already taken 
some bites out of our pumpkin :-)