Our Lady of The Presentation Garden

1661 St. Marks Street
East New York, Brooklyn
Founded in 1983

This established Plant A Lot garden is behind the Our Lady of the Presentation Church. Raised stone planters are home for an assortment of perennials, most notably Lavender. A large circular brick patio serves as a picnic and gathering area. It is bordered by a majestic weeping willow. In this large open space there are other mature trees,shrubs and flowers.




GrowNYC is excited to announce the selection of Angela Davis as its new Director of Retail Food Access and Agriculture. Angela replaces Michael Hurwitz, who is leaving GrowNYC after nearly 15 years of distinguished service to Greenmarket’s farmers and customers. 

 

  • Food Access & Agriculture

    Our network of Greenmarket farmers markets, Farmstands, and Fresh Food Box sites, coupled with GrowNYC Wholesale, ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.

  • Conservation

    We provide food scrap drop-offs, clothing collections, Stop 'N' Swap® community reuse events, and zero waste trainings to make resource conservation easy for all.

  • Green Space

    We build and rejuvenate community & school gardens in all 5 boroughs, and support even more gardens through volunteer days, technical assistance, school garden grants, & more.

  • Education

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 66,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.