Chicken Talks

Chicken Talks and Demos by Bucky Buckaw

Sat, June 11, noon-1pm
Bucky Buckaw and his flock of three Serama chickens teach and demonstrate urban chickening benefits and techniques. Free.

Queens Public Library, Steinway Branch
21-45 31 Street
Astoria, NY 11105

Sat, June 18

Chicken Farming for all you Urban Homesteaders with Bucky Buckaw
Learn all about urban chicken farming with Robert McMinn, Urban Chickener and producer of syndicated radio show "Bucky Buckaw's Backyard Chicken Broadcast."He will discuss how to raise chickens in the big city, where to find them, what they like to eat and why chickens make nice pets. Register in advance ($35) by calling 718.486.3569, calling/texting 917.385.5000, or

Rose Red & Lavender
653 Metropolitan Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211

Sun, June 19, 2pm 4pm
Socrates Academy: Raising Chickens in NYC with Bucky Buckaw & Tattfoo Tan

Looking for the skills to live a sustainable life in the big city? Join Socrates Sculpture Park, Birkenstock and ReadyMade Magazine for a series of ten DIY workshops, led by local, eco-friendly partners, and learn sustainable skills through fun and creative projects. The workshops will be free, and all materials will be provided. Space is limited, so register now by calling 718.956.1819. Free! Registration required (rain or shine).

Socrates Scultpure Park
32-01 Vernon Boulevard
Long Island City, NY 11106

July TBA, Queens Public Library, Astoria Branch