Family Wildflower Day Tomorrow – at Solar One

Join Solar One tomorrow for “Family Wildflower Day” at Stuyvesant Cove Park.

Activities are from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Saturday, May 12, 2018), and include:

Diggin’ in The Dirt:

A child-led exploration of living soils and resident invertebrates in our children’s garden.

Native Bee Habitats:

Use plant stems and twine to create habitats for some of the 400 species of bees native to Manhattan.

Seed Bombs:

A hands on lesson in the Lower East Side’s cultural heritage of environmental art and activism.

And a Native Seed and Plant Exchange and Sale.

Contact park manager Emily Curtis-Murphy to reserve a space at

Would you like to help Solar One greet people, or assist with children’s activities? They’re looking for volunteers for these slots which are 2 hours from 9 to 2. (To volunteer, Contact Emily at the above email)

Solar 1 is located at 24-20 Fdr Drive Service Rd E.

Be sure to stop and smell the wildflowers!

Yorkshire Terrier dog in a field of daisies, smelling flowers - Family Wildflower Day at Solar One near Waterside, NYC