& Sat-Sun 10am-5pm
In 2012 BIG!NYC:
* Diverted 1,200 tons of reuseable building materials from the landfill
* Donated over 57 tons of lumber to community & school gardens. That's 1,200 raised garden beds in NYC!
* Gave away $58,780 worth of materials to local organizations.
5/21 BIG!Compost Volunteer Orientation @ LIC (6:30-8pm). RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
5/28 BIG!Workshops: Know Your Tools: Women & Trans Tool 101 @ BIG!NYC Gowanus (6:30-8pm)
6/8 BIG!Workshops: Scaffolding Lumber Benches with Spark Workshops @ BIG!NYC Gowanus (11:30am-1:30pm)
6/15,22,29 BIG!Workshops: Make Your Own Folding Stool with Mr. Fox @ BIG!NYC Gowanus (3 sessions; 12:30-2pm)
The folks at Late Night with Conan O'Brian couldn't take all of his weird stuff with him to LA for his new TV spot, so they donated a bunch of it to us. Some new items include:
*Hockey Helmets with baby dolls attached
*A 4 ft wide Lazy Susan
*Vacuform brick wall flats
*Max Weinberg's Band Risers (Black carpet)
Check out this Sunday's Daily News for more info and extensive interviews with Harvey and Justin on the subject or have a look at some pics at our Flickr page (http://www.flickr.com/photos/builditgreennyc). Do you have a use for them?