June events – all events are free and open to the public

6 & B Events presented in part by a matching grant from Partnership For Parks

Saturday
June 3
6:00-8:00 pm
LIVE BAND! 60s
SING-A-LONG & KARAOKE:
Rock out with X-Tine and The City Timbres.
Sunday
June 4
1:00-4:00 pm
DRAWING IN THE GARDEN: Drawing in the  Garden meets in the 6 & B Community Garden. Enjoy 3 hours of drawing from a model in our beautiful garden. Bring your art supplies. Some supplies available. Don’t forget the insect repellent. Organized by Effie Serlis.
Thursday
June 8
1:00-5:00 pm

Thursday
June 8
7:00-8:30 pm

8th Annual HEMP HISTORY Presentation:  Brooke Demos will extoll the benefits of hemp and the importance of farming re-legalization in the USA, and give away sample hemp products.  Come by and learn something new!

 
SCIENCE IN AND BEYOND THE CITY: Students from the Berkov tropical ecology lab at the City College of New York are studying biodiversity– from rain forests to out-of-the-way corners of NYC.

Sunday
June 11
12:00-1:30 pm
KIDS COOKING Workshop: Cook up a seasonal summer dish with vegetables from our local farmers market & fresh herbs from the 6&B herb garden. We’ll taste-test, and everyone will get a recipe card! Ages 5 & up.
Friday
June 16
7:30-10:00 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.
Saturday
June 17
1-3 pm
EcoFest 2017, People Power Planet Party: What are some of our smallest garden members up to? INSECT SHOW & TELL, with observer Amy Berkov.
Friday
June 23
8:00-9:30 pm
STAND UP or stand by.  Lose your summer blues with The Kubala: Six comics from diverse backgrounds; produced and hosted by veteran stand up comic Paula Dattner.
Saturday
June 24
1-3 pm
Come make PRINTS FROM STYRAFOAM with garden creativity expert Alex Coleman. Dress for making a mess!
Saturday
June 24
7:00-9:00 pm
Sounds in the Garden: NOWHERESVILLE, coordinated by garden member Peter Loureiro. An ongoing musical series featuring an eclectic mix of NYC singer-songwriters.
Sunday
June 25
4-6 pm
6 & B Garden General Membership Meeting
Sunday
June 25
7:00 pm
Friday
June 30
7:00 pm
Steve Gorn on bansuri (indian bamboo flute) and Bill Buchen (tabla) will perform LUMINOUS RAGAS from the world of North Indian Classical Music (rain or shine). Raga is “that which colors the mind”.
 
A SOLDIER’S HOLIDAY:  A female soldier comes home for Xmas Holiday. Musical work in progress, Statue of Liberty Band and Sirovich
Theater Group.

6 & B Events presented in part by a matching grant from Partnership For Parks

6 & B June 2017 Calendar (pdf)