2014 LELE Training Events

Read more about the scheduled 2014 Training Events (includes after-the-event photo and video documentation where available).

If your community has an LELE training event scheduled that is not listed here, please contact us with the details so we can post.


This fall learn how to keep nature’s nutrients on YOUR property. Attend FREE mulch mowing workshops at the following locations:

Demonstration of Vulcher 2 - August 6, 5:30pm @ Huguenot Park in front of the New Rochelle High School * see event documentation *

Mulch Mowing Workshop - Sunday, Sept. 14, 4pm @ Ward Acres (Broadfield Rd. opposite school)

Mulch Mowing Workshop - Tuesday, Sept. 23, 4pm @ College of New Rochelle (Maura Lawn) * see event documentation *

Mulch Mowing Workshop - Saturday, Sept. 27, 4pm @ Stephenson Park (Stephenson Blvd.)

Mulch Mowing Workshop - Sunday, Sept. 28, 4pm @ NRHS (Huguenot Park–North Ave.)

Mulch Mowing Workshop - Tuesday, Sept 30, 6pm @ D’Onofrio Park (Morgan St. off Weyman Ave.)

Mulch Mowing Workshop - Thursday, Oct 2, 6pm @ Feeney Park (7th Ave. off Washington Ave.)

Mulch Mowing Workshop - Monday, Oct 6, 6pm @ Stratton Road Fire House

The City of New Rochelle has contracted the Greenburgh Nature Center to organize a series of free mulch mowing demonstration/trainings for landscapers and property owners to be held in different areas of New Rochelle through the month of September and October.

Questions: Call: 914-740-6145.


FREE Mulch Mow Training - Tuesday, Sept 30, 7pm @ Irvington Library, 12 S.Astor St.

FREE Mulch Mow Training - @ Half Moon Cooperative Apartments
Friday, Oct. 24, 10am  - RESCHEDULED DUE TO RAIN!
NOW: Thursday, Oct 30, 10am - RAIN DATE

FREE Mulch Mow Training - Saturday, Nov 1, 12pm @ O'Hara Nature Center

FREE Mulch Mow Training - Sunday, Nov 23, 2:30pm @ Dows Lane School

Note: for the latest info on these training events, including possible rescheduling, please check out the Irvington village website's LEAF Pickup page.


What is Mulch Mowing and How Do I Do It?

Image from scarsdale10583.com article (read here)
Leaf mulch mowing workshops for residents and landscapers at Chase Park:
  • Saturday, Nov. 15th at 3pm (rain date 11/22)
  • Sunday, Nov. 16th at 3pm (rain date 11/23)

Attention Landscapers: There will be a FREE raffle of one fully installed mower mulching system at each workshop.

To learn more visit scarsdale.com or call the Leaf Mulch Mowing Hotline at 914.722.1314

Read the recent article about leaf mulching initiative in Scarsdale (from the Village Voices column of scarsdale10583.com).

Leaves are a resource - please come and learn how to use them!

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