Schedule customized, indoor-outdoor, hands-on workshops that are aligned with NYS & City Learning Standards. Our sessions provide the building blocks for sustainable community development with activities to promote citizen responsibility, stewardship and service learning for your staff, school or community group.
~SPECIALTY GARDENS- Install a garden: Edibles, Medicinal, Native Species/ Pollinator, Container Gardens, Window Farms.
~ECO ARTS & CRAFTS- Make art items & personal gifts with re-purposed & natural materials!
~COMPOST SYSTEMS- Make black gold! Recycle your food waste & garden materials.
~RECYCLE- Learn how to set up easy systems.
~STREET TREE CARE- Adopt & care for the trees in your neighborhood!
~COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM- Be a resource for your community; Learn what to do in a city emergency.
~GREEN FUNDRAISERS- Invest in change for the green & raise proceeds for your cause.
Age groups Pre-K- 4th, 5th-8th grade
Offering engaging activities that lead the participant on a journey of exploration. Discovering the world around them from their own backyard. Helping schools connect with families, helping committees share in constructive growth.
Age groups H.S.- Adult
Offering supervised, mentor rich learning environments that offer real life experiences and opportunities for sharing vision, values, and goals for growing caring, confident youth into future leaders, Fostering:
- Student self-discovery & self assessment
- Focused future career exploration in green services
- Cross cultural engagement for a wider worldview
- Character development and peaceful peer culture
- Youth leadership/development to sustain core democratic values and life long learning
- Build community connections
NYC Department of Education Vendor
We serve NYC locations but welcome out-of-town requests.
- 5 Reasons to Go Green (busyasabeazer.wordpress.com)