July events in the Garden

July Calendar (pdf)

Sunday, July 3 Time TBA KIDS Cook Traditional Italian
(risi e bisi, with fresh peas, salad & vinaigrette)
in the garden with Briar Winters & Barbara Caporale.
July 5, 12, 19, 26
10:30-11:00 am
caregivers are invited to join us for some stories and songs with Ms. Thea, our local children’s librarian. Find out about all the free and wonderful programs happening at the Ottendorfer Library!
Sunday, July 10
7:00-9:00 pm
LUMINOUS Ragas: A Concert of Indian Classical Music featuring Steve Gorn – Bansuri flute, Bill Buchen –Tabla, and Hallie Lakshmi –Tamboura
(Rain or Shine).
Friday, July 15
8:00-10:00 pm
WORLD CLASSICS Performed in Part by Pets, on DVD, by Connie Berry. Not your ordinary rerun– revisit our garden’s illustrious past with Treasure Island, Elizabeth and Essex, and Carmen. Popcorn included!
Saturday, July 16
7:00-10:00 pm
MUSIC under THE STARS, curated by garden member Joff Wilson: Local Legends—and Up-and-Coming Local Legends—will present an evening of unforgettable and inspiring music.
Sunday, July 17
2:00-3:30 pm
HERBAL MEDICINE with LOCAL PLANTS: Local herbalist Irina Adam will introduce you to a few local healing plants, and how to identify, harvest and prepare them. Make infused tinctures to take home, and enjoy fresh herbal tea.
Sunday, July 17
3:30-5:30 pm
A Garden Variety – POETRY and PROSE, hosted by Sahar Muradi and Mindy Levokove. Words among the bleeding hearts and the tomatoes. With featured readers and a short open mic. Bring words or just come to listen.
Friday, July 22
7:00-9:00 pm
“It’s Gonna Be A Beautiful Night”: Celebrate the music of Prince with Karen Schifano and Amy Berkov.
Saturday, July 23
7:00-9:00 pm
The appropriately named Bill Pop brings the 60s BRITISH INVASION to 6&B Garden.
Sunday, July 24
1:00-4:00 pm
DRAWING IN THE GARDEN. Enjoy three hours of drawing from a model in our beautiful garden. Bring your art supplies. Some supplies available. Don’t forget the insect repellent. Free. Organized by Effie Serlis.
Sunday, July 24
4:00-5:00 pm
General Membership Meeting
July 28
7:00-9:00 pm
TRASH TO TREASURES strikes again! Connie Berry will show you how to turn tired T-shirts into one-of-a kind TOTES. Bring a clean T-shirt to transform. Fine for children accompanied by adult helpers.
Saturday, July 30
7:00-9:00 pm
Sounds in the Garden: NOWHERESVILLE, hosted by garden member Peter Loureiro. This ongoing musical series features an eclectic mix of NYC