(E. 6th St. & Ave. B. Open hours: Sat. & Sun. 1–6 PM. 6bgarden.org,
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6 B GARDEN ANNUAL HARVEST FEST
Saturday, October 6, 2:00–8:00 PM
Our BIGGEST EVENT of the year. Live music, the remarkable RAFFLE with many, MANY PRIZES, barbeque, and potluck. face-painting, children's art projects, BANDS will be: GLOBAL GROOVE, Brazilian Jazz, Rock, African, World, Funk, and Blues. MILES STENHOUSE, Indie Rock. BILL POPP AND THE TAPES, upbeat Rock, back by popular demand, to dance for!
HARVEST FEST RAIN DATE Sunday, October 7, 2:00–8:00 PM
Saturday, October 13, 2:00–3:30 PM
Drawing With Clay. Create a picture with air-drying, colored clay.
Taught by ceramic artist Effie Serlis. Open to adults and children.
(Children under 7 welcome with an adult.)
LIFE DRAWING IN THE GARDEN WITH A MODEL
Sunday, October 14, 10:30 AM–1:30 PM
Bring art materials or we will provide them. This event returns, and
has become incredibly popular. The perfect setting for drawing.
CREATE EARRINGS - KNIT/CROCHET WORKSHOP
Sunday, October 14, 3:00–5:00 PM
BACK by popular demand! Arlene Torres returns to show you how make
wonderful knit earrings that are delightful and colorful. People are
still talking about last year's creations.
ACTION RACKET THEATRE, a live play workshop
Saturday, October 20, 4:00–5:30 PM.
Great for actors and people who want to have fun on stage, join this
interactive theater workshop with remarkable instructor-creators. Rain
date Sun Oct. 21, 4:00–5:30 PM
MUSIC UNDER THE STARS
Saturday, October 20, 7:00–9:30 PM
Not-to-be-missed live event. Performers direct from the stages of the
L.E.S./E.V. create musical magic. Last of the year for our popular
series. No cover, no minimum.
SPOOKY CHEMISTRY - A SCIENCE WORKSHOP FOR KIDS AND ADULTS
Sunday, October 21, 1:00–3:00 PM
GET READY FOR HALLOWEEN with Rebecca Maldonado! Make fake skin and
fake blood, and delve into more spooky happenings with simple
chemistry. For children and fun adults of all ages!
ACTION RACKET THEATRE – Rain Date -live play workshop. Sun., Oct. 21,
4:00–5:30 PM (See above.)
ROBER SEROTA's WATERCOLOR WORKSHOP
Saturday, October 27, 1:00–3:00 PM
The garden's FALL BEAUTY is the perfect subject for expressing your
inner artist. Plein air watercolor painting guided by local art
teacher BOB SEROTA. (Materials NOT provided.)
Monday, October 29, 5:00–8:00 PM
Carve JACK-O’-LANTERNS and light them! Fun stuff for kids and their
adults. Pumpkins, tools, illumination, and laughs provided. Our last
event of a great season. Boo!
See you next spring.
6B GARDEN GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Sunday, October 28, 4:00–5:00 PM
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events are made possible in part with public funds from the Manhattan
Community Arts Fund, supported by the New York City Department of
Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and
administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. They are also made
possible in part with public funds from the Fund for Creative
Communities, supported by New York State Council on the Arts, and
administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.