Monthly Archives: September 2012

Free film premiere screening of Soul Food Junkies 9/26 at 7 pm at St. Philip’s Academy

The premiere screening of “Soul Food Junkies” a documentary on the African American community and its soul food tradition will take place on Wednesday September 26, 2012 at St. Philips Academy at 342 Central Ave in Newark (access via NJ Transit … Continue reading

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Kean University student group cultivates Gandhi-inspired transformation in Newark’s community gardens

The life and work of Mahatma Gandhi has been an inspiration for those fighting oppression and seeking peace through non-violence.  The quote “We must be the change we want to see in the world, ” has been attributed to him.  One organization … Continue reading

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United Airlines and Greater Newark Conservancy team up for trees in Newark

On Saturday September 15, volunteers from United Airlines joined the Greater Newark Conservancy at 15th Avenue and 16h Street to prepare a vacant corner lot for a “tree farm.”   “As the host of a major hub for United Airlines, Newark … Continue reading

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Become a Master Gardener; classes offered in Newark 2012-13

For 2012-2013, the Rutgers Master Gardener Class will be held in Newark.  New Jersey Master Gardeners receive in-depth, hands-on training in horticulture from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey faculty and professional staff. Some basic topics include plant biology, propagation, … Continue reading

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Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program distribution at Court Street Urban Farm on 9/11/12

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