In this issue...Certificate Program -  Season Extension - Events -  Jobs 
Community Update                                                                               August 2016    
Featured this Month
Certificate Programs Start November 2016:  Apply Now
Application Deadline: September 30, 2016
garden, produce, students
We're excited to announce that starting in November 2016, Farm School NYC will be offering two certificate programs: The Certificate in Urban Agriculture and an Accelerated Certificate in Urban Agriculture, in partnership with The Youth Farm. Applications are open now and due September 30,2016 for both certificate options!
Program details, requirements, paper application version and tuition costs can be viewed here
Upcoming Course: Season Extension
How do you get the most out of the growing season even while temperatures are dropping? Come to our Season Extension course where you will learn about season extension tools and the best crops for late-season production. 

Course Dates:
August 17th - 27th
Wednesdays 6-9 pm,  Saturdays 10-2 pm

Just Food Office and other locations

Instructors: Karen Washington and Marisa DeDominicis

Click here for more details and registration! 

Upcoming Events 
Don't miss these awesome events this month! Click on the event name for more information
Tuesday, August 16, 2016, 6:00pm-8:30pm
@Neighborhood Preservation Center
    232 East & 11th Street

Tuesday, August 9, 2016, 6:30pm-8:30pm 
@Brooklyn Grange Clinton Ave & Flushing Ave

Saturday, August 20, 5:00pm-9:00pm
@ North Brooklyn Farms 320 Kent Avenue 
Saturday, August 6, 2016, 4:00pm-6:00pm
@Queens Botanical Garden 43-50 Main Street

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 12-14
@UMass Amherst  300 Massachusetts Ave

Tuesday, August 30, 2016, 6:30pm-8:30pm 
@Brooklyn Grange Clinton Ave & Flushing Ave
Job & Opportunities
Click on the job title for more information and to apply 
Farmer, Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden 
Assistant Gardener, New York Botanical Garden
Field Manager, The FarmOn! Foundation
Children's Garden Seasonal Instructor, Brooklyn Botanical Garden

GardenerBrooklyn Botanical Garden
Seasonal Worker, New York Botanical Garden
Profarmer Trainee, Hudson Valley Farm Hub

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