Farmhouse Family Day: Compost Adventure

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August 17, 2019


Wyckoff House Museum

East Flatbush

All Ages


Event description:

Get your hands dirty with a fun composting workshop at Wyckoff’s August Family Day! Join Farmer Zach at the garden compost piles, where you’ll learn how to make and sift your own compost. Explore the farm and Worm Bin, and enjoy fun worm-themed arts and crafts projects for all ages. You can also tour the historic home, play with outdoor toys and games, and do a scavenger hunt.

NYC Department of Sanitation will be on hand for a Community Compost Giveback. Take home up to four bags of compost for your home garden for free. RSVP for the compost giveback here.

Address: 5816 Clarendon Road
East Flatbush, NY 11203
Phone: 718-629-5400

About Wyckoff House Museum

Standard hours: Friday-Saturday, 1-4 pm; Third Saturday Family Days, 11am-3pm

The Wyckoff House & Association preserves, interprets, and operates New York City’s oldest building and it’s surrounding 1.5 acres of farmland. Through innovative educational and farm-based programs we bridge cultural and agricultural gaps in an underserved community by connecting our audience with enduring themes through history, including immigration, land stewardship, and food systems.

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