For the 2 year anniversary celebration, there will be a kicking off of the “Season of 1000 Roses” – with a goal to add 1000 additional heritage roses to Harlem by April 2012. There will also be the soft launch of the mobile walking tour, and a brief walking tour of the first phase of the tour will take place. Since October 2009, over 600 heritage roses have been planted in Harlem.
The 2nd Annual Heritage Rose Foundation Celebration at 11:00 am.
Trinity Church (entrance at Riverside Drive between 155th St & W 153rd St).
The full tour will be ready this Spring, and will include West 124th Street Garden, Marcus Garvey Park, West 123rd Street Garden and Carrie McCracken TRUCE Garden.
For more info please call Erika Lindsey, Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer Office (212) 669-2016