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On Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 2 pm, David Duarte, President/Owner of Five Brothers, Inc., Landscape & Masonry, will be conducting a leaf and grass mulch mowing training program for Spanish speaking professional landscapers and lawn service contractors at the Greenburgh Nature Center. Interested homeowners are welcome to attend as well.
Participants will learn methods and techniques of mulch mowing that will save both time and money in leaf management this fall and grass cycling through the summer. Proper equipment for efficient and effective mulch mowing will be discussed, as well as strategies for managing a full range of landscape situations. Program designed for adults and is free.
Founded in 1990, Five Brothers, Inc. Landscape & Masonry specializes in turning difficult terrain into usable spaces, working with property owners to maximize outdoor living space, and creating a unique landscape reflecting the personal tastes and vision of each client. David Duarte is well known for his expertise in creative landscape design and knowledge of native plants and ecology. The Greenburgh Nature Center is a 33-acre woodland preserve with trails, a pond, gardens, and outdoor animal exhibits, including a birds of prey aviary and barnyard. Our indoor exhibits include a live animal museum with over 100 specimens, exhibit areas focusing on nature and the environment, a greenhouse with botanical exhibits, and a gift shop.
The mission of the Greenburgh Nature Center is to offer inspiring, hands-on environmental education experiences, to foster an appreciation of nature, and to promote sustainable practices.
The Nature Center is located at 99 Dromore Road, off Central Park Avenue, in Scarsdale, NY. Parking is free, and handicapped parking is available. The Nature Center’s grounds are open daily from dawn to dusk throughout the year. The Center’s indoor exhibits are open daily (closed on Fridays and a few holidays), 9:30AM - 4:30PM on weekdays and 10AM - 4:30PM on weekends. For more information, visit our website at www.greenburghnaturecenter.org or call 914-723-3470.