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Press Releases

June 16, 2014
Queens Botanical Garden announces the return of Farmers Market Fridays
 
June 11, 2014
Queens Botanical Garden to Mark Summer Solstice and Festival de las Flores!
 
June 8, 2014
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts “Music in the Garden”, featuring the Quintet of the Americas
 
May 18, 2014
Queens Botanical Garden Rose Gala Commemorating the 1939 and 1964 World's Fairs
 
May 12, 2014
All Aboard! QBG Hosts World’s Fair Train Show
 
April 23, 2014
World’s Fairs Anniversary Event: Harvesting Our History QBG Tells its Story in a Gallery Exhibition
 
April 20, 2014
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts Fourth Annual Arbor Festival
 
April 6, 2014
Egg-Stravaganza at Queens Botanical Garden
 
March 31, 2014
皇后區植物園宣佈紐約世博會紀念特別活動啓動
 
March 31, 2014
Queens Botanical Garden Announces Special Events for World’s Fairs Anniversary Season
 
March 19, 2014
皇后區植物園與駐紐約台北經濟文化辦事處合作辦理「台灣的蘭花世界」,揭開世界博覽會紀念季序幕
 
March 19, 2014
Taiwan: A World of Orchids Kicks Off World’s Fairs Anniversary Season at Queens Botanical Garden
 
March 5, 2014
QUEENS BOTANICAL GARDEN IDENTIFIED AS MACY’S “HEART YOUR PARK” FUNDRAISING PROGRAM RECIPIENT IN FLUSHING
 
February 27, 2014
Queens Botanical Garden is Recruiting Local Gardeners to Participate in the Third Season of the Intergenerational Garden.
 
February 19, 2014
March Madness at QBG
 
February 5, 2014
Queens Botanical Garden and Local Residents Prepare for the 2014 Great Backyard Bird Count
 
January 20, 2014
皇后區植物園喜慶農歷新年 紐約中國民歌藝術合唱團領銜迎新春
 
January 20, 2014
QBG Features the New York Chinese Chorus in a Lunar New Year Musical Celebration
 
January 15, 2014
Art in the Garden: “Get The Picture?”
 
December 17, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts “After the Holidays” E-Waste Event 皇后區植物園舉辦電子廢棄物回收活動
 
December 16, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts “After the Holidays” E-Waste Event
 
December 11, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Announces the Election of New Trustees
 
December 8, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Presents Mandarin-language Workshop
 
November 14, 2013
QBG Hosts Winter Solstice Celebration and Tree Lighting 皇后區植物園舉辦冬至慶祝和聖誕樹點燈活動
 
November 13, 2013
QBG Hosts Winter Solstice Celebration and Tree Lighting
 
October 21, 2013
Art in the Garden: “Deconstructed Flowers”
 
October 16, 2013
Middle School Students See “Green Horizons” at Queens Botanical Garden
 
October 6, 2013
Harvest Fest Fun at Queens Botanical Garden 皇后區植物園歡樂豐收節
 
October 6, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Presenta Tercer Harvest Festival (festival de cosecha)
 
October 2, 2013
Harvest Fest Fun at Queens Botanical Garden
 
September 26, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Celebrates Shirley Kushner for 50 Years of Dedicated Service
 
September 15, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden to Honor Shirley Kushner for 50 Years of Dedicated Service
 
September 9, 2013
QBG Announces Gary Park as the New President of the Korean-American Friends of Queens Botanical Garden
 
September 4, 2013
QBG hosts The Orchestra of St. Luke’s “Subway Series” Concert
 
August 21, 2013
“Music in the Garden” at Queens Botanical Garden, Featuring Arabic Music and Dance Ensemble “Zikrayat” and Monet
 
August 15, 2013
LAST CHANCE FOR TOURS OF ECOHOUSE IN MANDARIN!
 
August 14, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Welcomes Three New Board Members
 
July 31, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden to Host Visiting Colombian Floral Artists for the 2013 Festival De Las Flores
 
July 23, 2013
“Music In The Garden” at Queens Botanical Garden, featuring acclaimed Irish fiddler Tony DeMarco
 
July 16, 2013
Art in the Garden: “Invasive Pigments”
 
July 10, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts Summertime E-Waste Event
 
June 27, 2013
World Policy Institute's 12x12 Project, Asking New Yorkers to Ponder Smarter Consumption, Launches July 13th at QBG
 
June 27, 2013
Community Environmental Center and Queens Botanical Garden to Co-Host the Eco-House
 
June 16, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden announces the return of Farmers Market Fridays
 
June 12, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts Summer Solstice Celebration!
 
June 10, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden and The Lowell School Partner to Host “We Go Together: The Launch of the Butterfly Garden”
 
June 5, 2013
QUEENS BOTANICAL GARDEN AND LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE ANNOUNCE GREEN JOBS TRAINING PROGRAM GRADUATION
 
May 27, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts “Music in the Garden”, featuring the Quintet of the Americas
 
May 20, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden to Participate in Blue Star Museums
 
May 13, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts GROW™ East Coast Lecture Series on Science and the Future of Sustainable Roses
 
May 1, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Honors Members of the Kupferberg Family at the 18th Annual Rose Gala
 
April 25, 2013
Celebrate Mother’s Day at Queens Botanical Garden
 
April 15, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Presenta Tercer Arbor Festival
 
April 10, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts Third Annual Arbor Festival
 
April 7, 2013
Art in the Garden: "Fish & Crushed Can Story"
 
March 13, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden será el anfitrión de una búsqueda de huevos de Primavera
 
March 11, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts Spring Egg Hunt
 
March 3, 2013
Family and Friends Honor Charles C. Khym, Esq. in a Dedication Ceremony at Queens Botanical Garden
 
February 27, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts MARCH for the Earth
 
February 15, 2013
HSBC Children’s Garden Family Day at Queens Botanical Garden – Saturday, March 9
 
February 14, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden is Recruiting Local Gardeners to Participate in the Second Season of the Intergenerational Garden.
 
February 6, 2013
Grow More Vegetables Citywide Certificate Series
 
January 28, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts Post-Lunar New Year Parade Lantern-Making Workshop
 
January 28, 2013
The Great Backyard Bird Count Flies to Queens! Queens Botanical Garden and Local Residents Eye the Skies in National Bird Count
 
January 28, 2013
¡"The Great Backyard Bird Count" vuela a Queens! Queens Botanical Garden y los residentes locales miran a los cielos en un conteo nacional de aves
 
January 14, 2013
Art in the Garden: Repetition in Design
 
January 3, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden Welcomes Three New Board Members
 
December 18, 2012
Queens Botanical Garden invita a todos para "después de las vacaciones" E-Waste evento
 
December 18, 2012
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts “After the Holidays” E-Waste Event
 
December 6, 2012
QUEENS BOTANICAL GARDEN AND LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE ANNOUNCE GREEN JOBS TRAINING PROGRAM GRADUATION
 
December 6, 2012
QUEENS BOTANICAL GARDEN Y LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE ANUNCIAN “GREEN JOBS TRAINING PROGRAM” GRADUACIÓN
 
November 20, 2012
Queens Botanical Garden Hosts Second Annual WINTER SOLSTICE CELEBRATION!
 
November 20, 2012
Art Exhibit and Presentation Highlight Beauty and Diversity of New York City’s Jamaica Bay
 
August 30, 2012
QBG Goes ‘Pop’ with Outdoor Summer Concert
 
July 13, 2012
'Radio Jarocho' Brings Special Blend to Queens Botanical Garden
 
June 4, 2012
Queens Botanical Garden and LaGuardia Community College to Honor Graduates of New Green Jobs Training Program
 
May 8, 2012
Columbia University Urban Climate Study: White Roof at QBG is Cool
 
April 27, 2012
Queens Residents Contributing to Leap Year Birthday Wish for Garden Interns
 
April 15, 2012
QBG Reaching Out to Chinese Community with Mandarin-Language Compost Workshop
 
March 30, 2012
With Support from Local Volunteers, QBG Prepares for Opening of New ‘Intergenerational Garden’
 
March 25, 2012
MARCH for the Earth at Queens Botanical Garden
 
March 17, 2012
Landscape Architect Michael Veracka to Give Bamboo Talk at QBG
 
March 10, 2012
March Madness at Queens Botanical Garden
 
March 10, 2012
No ‘Garden-Variety’ Day at QBG
 
February 23, 2012
Queens Botanical Garden and Local Residents Eye the Skies in National Bird Count
 
February 7, 2012
Real Estate Developer Helen Lee Elected to Queens Botanical Garden Board of Trustees
 
January 11, 2012
Asian American Activity Center and Queens Botanical Garden Host Seventh Annual Pre-Lunar New Year Gala & Flower Market
 
December 8, 2011
Queens Botanical Garden Welcomes Fall With Harvest Fest and Pumpkin Patch
 
December 6, 2011
Queens Botanical Garden Rings In Season With Winter Solstice Celebration & Holiday Marketplace
 
December 6, 2011
Artist Talk With Fine Art Photographer Barbara E. Leven at Queens Botanical Garden
 
October 7, 2009
American Planning Association Designates Queens Botanical Garden One of Top 10 Great Public Spaces for 2009
 
October 1, 2009
QBG Joins APGA in Honoring First Lady Michelle Obama for Her Support of Gardens
 
September 13, 2008
Queens Botanical Garden Proudly Participates in Flushing’s 8th Annual Moon Festival Saturday, September 13, 2008
 
August 28, 2008
Cool Crops to Plant, A Harvest to Reap, and Twelve Garden Beds to put to Sleep
 
June 20, 2008
Queens Botanical Garden Goes from Green to Platinum
 
June 17, 2008
Queens Botanical Garden Honors Helen M. Marshall, Queens Borough President and S. Richard Fedrizzi of U.S. Green Building Council at 13th Annual Rose Ball
 
April 10, 2008
Spring awakening at the Queens Botanical Garden
 
April 8, 2008
Queens Botanical Garden Teaches Sustainable Rose Care
 
March 21, 2008
After Most Successful Year Ever, Queens Botanical Gardens Keeps Momentum With New Board Members
 
March 10, 2008
HSBC Bank USA Gives $75,000 To New York City’s First Green Summer Day Camp
 
March 1, 2008
Queens Botanical Garden’s Visitor & Administration Center Draws Architects from Around the World

Archived News Articles

Sustainable Sites Initiative -- December 2009
Landscapes Give Back: Benefits of Sustainable Sites

PM Engineer -- November 2009
pme Excellence in Design Award Winners

eco-structure -- March 2009
Distinct and Demonstrative

GreenSource -- April 2008
Setting Down Roots

Metropolis -- February 2008
A Garden Blooms in Queens

The New Yorker -- September 24, 2007
Above and Beyond

New York Post -- September 27, 2007
Queens Green Garden

New York Magazine -- September 28, 2007

Greens in Queens

am New York -- September 28, 2007
Queens unveil's city's greenest building

New York Times -- September 28, 2007
Spare Time

New York Sun -- October 2, 2007
Seeing Green

Queens Gazette -- October 3, 2007
Greenest Building Opens

Queens Chronicle -- October 4, 2007
Green Is The Color At Queens Botanical Garden

TimesLedger -- October 4, 2007
Queens Botanical Opens Greenest Building in City

Queens Courier -- October 4, 2007
Bloomberg Praises Green Building


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