Join Greater Newark Conservancy staff and community members at the Conservancy’s Urban Environmental Center, 32 Prince Street (between Springfield Avenue and South Orange Avenue) in Newark for the annual Spring Block Party on Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m.

In addition to the annual plant sale (just in time for Mother’s Day), there will be lots of free and fun activities for the whole family including music, kids’ crafts, face painting, make your own bean baby, a Children’s Garden Safari, garden demo’s, a garden supply giveaway, cooking demonstrations with free samples plus lots of information booths and vendors. Newark Youth Leadership Project (NYLP) interns will be staffing the Youth Farm Stand, offering fresh produce for sale.

For more information, contact Greater Newark Conservancy at 973-642-4646 or visit