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33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States

December 2019

EPA Lead-Safe RRP Refresher Course, Trenton

December 11, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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EPA Lead Safe Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP)Space is limited, please contact Andre Thomas, 609-341-4730 to register.Knowledge/Experience Level: EntryLength: 1 day (9 hours)Who Should Take This Course: Contractors who preform retrofit work in housing and child-occupied facilities built before 1978.Course Description: This course was developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to train renovation, repair, and painting contractors to work safely in housing with lead-based paint and…

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EPA Lead-Safe RRP, Trenton

December 20, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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EPA Lead Safe Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP)Space is limited, please contact Andre Thomas, 609-341-4730 to register.Knowledge/Experience Level: EntryLength: 1 day (9 hours)Who Should Take This Course: Contractors who preform retrofit work in housing and child-occupied facilities built before 1978.Course Description: This course was developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to train renovation, repair, and painting contractors to work safely in housing with lead-based paint and…

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January 2020

Healthy Homes for Community Health Workers

January 7, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Length: 1 dayCost: $0Who Should Take This Course: The Healthy Homes for Community Health Workers course is intended for individuals who work as health advocates in their communities, whether they are community health workers, health educators, public health nurses, cooperative extension agents, or social workers.Course Description: This course trains CHWs to deliver one-on-one and large group education on healthy homes, provide advice about specific healthy homes problems, and be able to recommend healthy homes approaches to be taken by families,…

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NJ Lead Abatement Worker

January 14, 2020 @ 8:00 am - January 17, 2020 @ 5:30 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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NJ Lead Abatement WorkerSpace is limited, please contact Andre Thomas, 609-341-4730 to register.Length: 4 daysCost: $0Who Should Take This Course: This course is designed for anyone who will be responsible for performing lead abatement work, including: General Contractors, Roofing Contractors, Demolition Contractors, Renovation Contractors, Flooring Contractors, Siding Contractors, Supervisors/Foremen, Project Managers, and Laborers.Course Description: This training is approved by the New Jersey Department of Health’s Lead Program and provides information on lead-based paint abatement and regulatory guidelines for individuals who conduct…

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EPA Lead-Safe RRP, Trenton

January 22, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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EPA Lead Safe Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP)Space is limited, please contact Andre Thomas, 609-341-4730 to register.Knowledge/Experience Level: EntryLength: 1 day (9 hours)Who Should Take This Course: Contractors who preform retrofit work in housing and child-occupied facilities built before 1978.Course Description: This course was developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to train renovation, repair, and painting contractors to work safely in housing with lead-based paint and…

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First-Time Homebuyers’ Workshop

January 25, 2020 @ 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Be in the know when buying your first home. This full-day workshop will guide you through the steps of becoming a homeowner: What are the financial reasons to buy a home? How much mortgage can I afford? Will I qualify? What role does a realtor play? A lender? An inspector? Find out about available FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE (e.g., municipal, county, state, lender-based). EARN THE HOME BUYER EDUCATION CERTIFICATE!* When:  Saturday, January 25th, 2020              8:45 A.M.…

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February 2020

EPA Lead-Safe RRP, Trenton

February 12, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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EPA Lead Safe Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP)Space is limited, please contact Andre Thomas, 609-341-4730 to register.Knowledge/Experience Level: EntryLength: 1 day (9 hours)Who Should Take This Course: Contractors who preform retrofit work in housing and child-occupied facilities built before 1978.Course Description: This course was developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to train renovation, repair, and painting contractors to work safely in housing with lead-based paint and…

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NJ Lead Abatement Supervisor

February 17, 2020 @ 8:00 am - February 21, 2020 @ 5:30 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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NJ Lead Abatement WorkerSpace is limited, please contact Andre Thomas, 609-341-4730 to register.Length: 5 daysCost: $0Who Should Take This Course: This course is designed for anyone who will be responsible for performing lead abatement work, including: General Contractors, Roofing Contractors, Demolition Contractors, Renovation Contractors, Flooring Contractors, Siding Contractors, Supervisors/Foremen, Project Managers, and Laborers.Course Description: This training is approved by the New Jersey Department of Health’s Lead Program and provides information on lead-based paint abatement and regulatory guidelines for individuals who conduct…

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Healthy Homes for Community Health Workers

February 18, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Length: 1 dayCost: $0Who Should Take This Course: The Healthy Homes for Community Health Workers course is intended for individuals who work as health advocates in their communities, whether they are community health workers, health educators, public health nurses, cooperative extension agents, or social workers.Course Description: This course trains CHWs to deliver one-on-one and large group education on healthy homes, provide advice about specific healthy homes problems, and be able to recommend healthy homes approaches to be taken by families,…

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First-Time Homebuyers’ Workshop

February 29, 2020 @ 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Be in the know when buying your first home. This full-day workshop will guide you through the steps of becoming a homeowner: What are the financial reasons to buy a home? How much mortgage can I afford? Will I qualify? What role does a realtor play? A lender? An inspector? Find out about available FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE (e.g., municipal, county, state, lender-based). EARN THE HOME BUYER EDUCATION CERTIFICATE!* When:  Saturday, February 29th, 2020              8:45 A.M.…

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March 2020

Garden Information Session/Seed Starting Workshop

March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Join us as we discuss ways to be involved in urban agriculture in Trenton, either in your own backyard or in a school or community garden. Learn how to start your own seedlings! Learn about the Incubator Garden, our training garden. Have questions about gardening? We love to answer them!

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Community Garden Kickoff Meeting

March 26, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Whether you’re a seasoned expert or just want to discover your green thumb, join us as we gear up for the year. Don’t belong to a garden? We can help connect you with one. Need more hands‐on help? Learn about our training garden, the Incubator.

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April 2020

Community Garden Seed & Plant Distribution

April 3, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Pick up your seeds & fertilizer along with cool‐weather seedlings like lettuce, cabbage, collards, & kale.

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Community Garden Seed & Plant Distribution

April 4, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Pick up your seeds & fertilizer along with cool‐weather seedlings like lettuce, cabbage, collards, & kale.

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Gardening Foundations: Part I – Back to Basics

April 18, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Want to garden, but not sure where to start? Join us for an informal workshop designed to take you through the year as we dis‐ cuss soil, watering, planting, organic techniques, and troubleshooting. Participants are also encouraged to attend Parts 2 and 3.

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May 2020

Community Garden Seed & Plant Distribution

May 1, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Pick up more seeds & fertilizer along with warm‐weather seedlings like tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, and herbs.

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Community Garden Seed & Plant Distribution

May 2, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Pick up more seeds & fertilizer along with warm‐weather seedlings like tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, and herbs.

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School Garden Workshop for Educators

May 5, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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This workshop will include information on keeping your garden healthy, what to plant and when, and how to link the garden to the curriculum. It will also offer a place for teachers to get ideas from each other to make their gardens more exciting and sustainable.

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Gardening Foundations: Part 2 – Keep it Natural

May 9, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Learn organic ways of handling garden problems that are safe for you & the environment. Learn about the benefits and principles of composting, including composting with worms! Learn the vital role that soil organisms play in plant health.

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June 2020

Gardening Foundations: Part 3 – Tools & Techniques

June 6, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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In addition to learning about basic tool use and care, we will discuss strategies for effective watering, weeding, and harvesting. Techniques for plant pruning & support will also be demonstrated as ways to maximize yield in the minimum amount of space.

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July 2020

Summer Garden Social

July 24, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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This is it…the garden party that you’ve been waiting for! Partake generously in food & fun. Have a special dish to share? We love it when people bring dishes, especially when made with produce from their own gardens. Family and friends are always welcome. This is our most popular garden event of the season!

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September 2020

Garden Activities: Birds, Bugs, & Bamboo Week

September 30, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Buggin out at Tucker! Learn about good bugs & bad bugs, and hunt for praying mantis and spotted lanternflies!  Make a bug craft or snack to take home.

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October 2020

Garden Activities: Pollinator Week

October 12, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Come learn about bees and butterflies! Learn why pollinators are critical to our food supply and find them at work in the garden! Take home a packet of flower seeds to do your part.

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Garden Activities: Pollinator Week

October 14, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Bees, Hives, and Honey! Learn about honeybees, parts of a beehive, and taste some honey.  Try on a beekeeper's protective suit!

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Garden Activities: Pollinator Week

October 17, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Check out the beehive at Tucker! See our beehive at Tucker Street, taste some honey, and ask the beekeepers your toughest questions!

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Garden Activities: Halloween & Harvest Week

October 26, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Learn about bats! Learn all about bats and see a bat house.  Look for garden spiders!

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Garden Activities: Halloween & Harvest Week

October 28, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Scare away vampires and plant garlic with us! Plant garlic to ward off vampires and make "potions" with herbs!

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April 2021

Spring Plant & Seed Distribution

April 9 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on April 10, 2021 at 9:00 am

Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Pick up your seeds & fertilizer along with cool-weather seedlings like lettuce, cabbage, collards, and kale. *Open for IGSN members CONTACT US:609.341.4741 | UrbanAg@isles.org

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Spring Plant & Seed Distribution

April 10 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on April 10, 2021 at 9:00 am

Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Pick up your seeds & fertilizer along with cool-weather seedlings like lettuce, cabbage, collards, and kale. *Open for IGSN members CONTACT US:609.341.4741 | UrbanAg@isles.org

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Gardening Foundations: Part 1 – Back to Basics

April 24 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Want to garden, but not sure where to start? Join us for an informal workshop designed to take you through the year as we discuss soil, watering, planting, organic techniques, and troubleshooting. Participants are also encouraged to attend Parts 2 and 3. CONTACT US:609.341.4741 | UrbanAg@isles.org

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May 2021

Summer Plant & Seed Distribution

May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on May 8, 2021 at 9:00 am

Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Pick up more seeds & fertilizer along with warm-weather seedlings like tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, and herbs. *Open for IGSN members CONTACT US:609.341.4741 | UrbanAg@isles.org

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Summer Plant & Seed Distribution

May 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on May 8, 2021 at 9:00 am

Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Pick up more seeds & fertilizer along with warm-weather seedlings like tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, and herbs. *Open for IGSN members CONTACT US:609.341.4741 | UrbanAg@isles.org

Find out more »

Gardening Foundations: Part 2 – Keep it Natural

May 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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Learn organic ways of handling garden problems that are safe for you and the environment. Learn about the benefits and principles of composting, including composting with worms! Learn the vital role that soil organisms play in plant health. CONTACT US:609.341.4741 | UrbanAg@isles.org

Find out more »

June 2021

Gardening Foundations: Part 3 – Tools & Techniques

June 12 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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In addition to learning about basic tool use and care, we will discuss strategies for effective watering, weeding, and harvesting. Techniques for plant pruning & support will also be demonstrated as ways to maximize yield in the minimum amount of space. CONTACT US:609.341.4741 | UrbanAg@isles.org

Find out more »

Summer Garden Social

June 25 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tucker Street Garden, 33 Tucker Street
Trenton, NJ 08618 United States
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This is it...the garden party that you’ve been waiting for! Partake generously in food & fun. Have a special dish to share? We love it when people bring dishes, especially when made with produce from their own gardens. Family and friends are always welcome. This is our most popular garden event of the season! CONTACT US:609.341.4741 | UrbanAg@isles.org

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