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Indulge in a specialty breakfast before jumping into a day of gardening seminars to wash away the winter blues. Topics include gardening, nutrition, birds in the city, fermentation, native plants, herbalism, seed saving, and more. This popular event fills up quickly, so be sure to register early!

Saturday, February 29, 2020 • 9am - 2pm
Snow Date: Saturday, March 7, 2020 • 9am - 2pm

Greater Newark Conservancy
32 Prince St
Newark, NJ 07103

Guest Speakers & Workshops

Workshops are provided by a hand-picked selection of experts and enthusiasts. Our theme for Beds & Breakfast 2020 is small changes make a big difference, and the selected speakers and projects represent the things you can do to combat climate change and environmental injustice. This year our interactive workshops include topics such as seed starting, fermentation, and gardening. Meet our presenters and learn about each workshop by clicking 'learn more' below.

Pricing Scheme

This year we are offering 3 types of tickets: general pricing, special pricing, and donor pricing. Please choose the pricing that best describes your financial status. Each ticket includes a nutritious breakfast and admission to 3 workshops of your choosing. Registration closes on February 26, 2020.

Special Admission Ticket— This ticket is geared towards teachers, students, community gardeners, veterans, and other need-based individuals.

General Admission Ticket — This ticket is for the general public and covers the cost of breakfast and workshop supplies.

Donor Admission Ticket — Pay it forward by purchasing a donor ticket. This ticket subsidizes the costs associated with the event and makes it possible for us to offer this popular event at an affordable price for the community.

Sponsors and Partners

Thank you to our sponsors and community partners for their generosity! Beds & Breakfast would not be possible without their continued support.

Our Location

Beds & Breakfast is located at Greater Newark Conservancy's Judith L. Shipley Urban Environmental Center in Central Newark. The Center is accessible from pedestrian gates on Prince Street and Broome Street.

Accessibility — Our location is fully handicap accessible. Handicap parking is available on site. 

Parking — Street parking is available on Prince Street, Broome Street, and surrounding side streets.

Public Transporation — Our site is a short walking distance from the bus stops located at Springfield Ave + Prince St (routes 1 and 25), Springfield Ave + Irvine Turner Blvd (routes 361, 375, and GO25), and Jones St + Springfield Ave (route 99). Visit NJTransit to learn more and to schedule your trip.

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