The Green Sanctuary | Fundamentals of Urban Farming

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The Green Sanctuary | Fundamentals of Urban Farming

Join us at Sengkang Public Library’s Programme Zone to pick up fundamental skills for building your own urban garden.

By GoLibrary | National Library Board, Singapore

When and where

Date and time

Fri, 5 May 2023 14:00 - 15:30 +08


Sengkang Public Library - Programme Zone 1 Sengkang Square Compass One #03-28 & #04-19 Singapore, 545078 Singapore

About this event

About the programme

This programme is one in a 5-part series where you will learn the importance of urban farming as well as some key tips and tricks to build your own urban garden. Join NLB volunteer and avid gardener, Mr. Ong Chin Tiong as he takes you through the Fundamentals of Urban Farming. Please register for each session separately.

Session 1 (6 Jan 2023): The Fun of Home Gardening

Session 2 (3 Feb 2023): The Importance of Home Gardening / How to Start Your Home Garden

Session 3 (3 Mar 2023): Setting Up Your Home Garden

Session 4 (14 Apr 2023): Sustaining Your Home Garden with Necessary Skills

Session 5 (5 May 2023): The Green Sanctuary (Garden viewing and learning to use recyclable materials in your garden)

About the speaker

Mr. Ong Chin Tiong is an Urban Farming enthusiast, who has given public lectures at Choa Chu Kang Public Library and Tampines Regional Library. He is an avid volunteer and gardener, and has gathered more than 10 years of experience in HDB gardening.



About the organiser

The National Library Board (NLB) manages a network of 28 libraries, the National Library and the National Archives of Singapore. NLB promotes reading, learning and information literacy by providing a trusted, accessible and globally-connected library and information service through the National Library and a comprehensive network of libraries.

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