Stuyvesant Park Neighborhood Association, Inc. shared Women Who Farm's post.
We need more good loam. Most of our soil is actually dirt. There is nothing living in it and nothing can grow. The gardener and steady volunteering is helping the dirt turn into loam. Please donate time or money generously.www.spnanyc.org. ... See MoreSee Less
Come get a shirt when you help keep our park beautiful. Tuesday and Thursday morning, Maria will be weeding the East Stuy fountain bed and nearby beds. Come help and learn what's what. 10-12pm. ... See MoreSee Less
Can anyone attend and share with SPNA what is said? We are only as good as our volunteer effort.
Btw: female rats live about 8 months and birth about 20 pups. The best way to deal with them is to reduce food. They can survive eating cardboard. The less food available, they make less pups. ... See MoreSee Less
We celebrated our home by viewing movies that take place in this amazing city. We showed the Secret Life of Pets, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and Begin Again, a musical with Kiera Knight...
Come to our Second Saturday Clean and Green. Learn how volunteers work with the Park dept. Volunteers add much needed hands weeding and mulching. Join us tomorrow from 8:30-noon. We will start near Peter Stuyvesant statue. All levels of experience welcome and plenty to do even if your back hurts. ... See MoreSee Less
Stuyvesant Park Neighborhood Association, Inc. added an event.
Alex Nguyen is back! Come listen to jazz under the trees and watch the sun set behind the clouds.
This event will take place in 4 sessions on Sundays from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM on the following dates: August 13, 20, 27, and September 10. When selecting tickets, please choose the option with the desired date.
About Alex Nguyen: Since arriving in NYC, trumpeter Alex Nguyen has been establishing himself for his distinctive lyrical and melodic style. The Savannah, GA native has garnered praise for his independent projects, including the Jazz Conceptions Orchestra, for which he arranges much of the material. Alex has appeared with such groups as the Cannonball Adderley Legacy Band, the Curtis Fuller Quintet, and Celebration of Lionel Hampton; and one of his compositions “The First Year” was featured on NEA Jazz Master Kenny Barron’s album The Traveler.
Alex is winner of the International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition, placed second at the National Trumpet Competition, and was awarded residencies at Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead at the Kennedy Center, and the Steans Institute for Young Artists at the Ravinia Festival. A graduate of the University of North Florida’s Jazz Studies program where he worked with legendary alto saxophonist Bunky Green, Alex also holds a Masters in Jazz Studies from SUNY Purchase, where he worked with trumpeters Jon Faddis and Jim Rotondi. Alex is Music Director of St. George’s Church on Stuyvesant Park, and curates its Jazz in the Cave series. ... See MoreSee Less