First Street Green

Recap: First Street Green’s NYChair Event

Last modified August 19, 2012 at 11:38 am

For an event about designing chairs for parks, we didn’t get to sit much. But that was our own fault because we were popping in and out of the workshops.

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First Street Green’s Outdoor Furniture Design Event Tomorrow

Last modified August 11, 2012 at 11:56 am

First Street Green’s latest event is happening tomorrow, July 14, and it’s all things seating-related.

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Recap: First Street Green Opening Day Celebration

Posted April 24, 2012 at 10:28 am

Despite a chilly, soggy day, many folks in the neighborhood turned out on Sunday afternoon for First Street Green’s opening day of the season.


First Street Green Reopening for Earth Day

Posted April 17, 2012 at 11:18 am

First Street Green, the group that started the initiative to clean up the rat infested alleyway at 33 East First Street, is hosting a grand opening to kick off their first season of cultural programming.

First Street Green Holiday Wrap-Up Recap

Posted December 16, 2011 at 10:19 am

The First Street Green Wrap-Up party might have been the best way to avoid SantaCon last Saturday. Our Lori Greenberg has the report after the jump!

First Street Green “Holiday Wrap-Up” this Saturday

Posted December 6, 2011 at 10:19 am

First Street Green, the community group that assumed the not-so-small task of planning the future of the alleyway park (formerly home to the BMW/Guggenheim Lab), has been very busy.

BMW Guggenheim Lab Out; Discussions on Next Steps for Vacant Lot

Posted October 18, 2011 at 11:15 am

Just as it seemed the BMW Guggenheim Lab was starting to pick up steam, appearing less off-putting than it began, the group is packing up and moving on.