Thursday, May 29, 2008

Announcing Free Green Workshops in Brooklyn

In order to engage the community, the founders of Green Apple Kids have decided to host monthly workshops at the Brooklyn Public Library: Leonard Branch.


JUL. 26: Musician Meg Man builds simple percussion instruments from items in your recycle bins.

AUG. 02: Hands-on sculpture workshop using recycled material with conceptual artist Jessica Findley.

SEP. O6: Start a Vermicompost for your home and reduce landfills by sending less to the city dump.

OCT. 04: Marge Mendel turns old t-shirts into new fashion items for youngsters. Patterns free to take.

NOV. 01: Architect Ilya Korolev introduces kids to their immediate environment...their rooms!

DEC. 06: Astronomer Jenny Greene gives hints on how to better observe our natural environment.

JAN.03: Repurposed household items turn into objects d’art in the hands of sculptor Emma Spartus.

Thursday, May 1, 2008

Our Vision

To work in collaboration with parents to empower all children and families, by providing opportunities of enriched learning that promote environmental consciousness, and cultivate lifelong positive attitudes, and behaviors toward the natural world.