Monday, May 12, 2008

Groundbreaking This Friday

The Warrendale Community Garden will break ground this Friday, May 16th, at 8:00 am. The garden is located in the Lloyd H. Ryan Playground, (Kirkwood between Faust and Greenview).

A number of local dignitaries and elected officials have been invited including:
Everyone is invited to attend this 30-minute event.

The next garden work day will be on Saturday, May 17th from 9am-3pm. They will prepare the 30 x 30 garden bed to plant vegetables and hopefully making a wheelchair raised bed for our senior community members. The produce grown in the garden will be for the families that garden with us, donation to the local food bank and selling out produce at the Eastern Market downtown.

For more information, please feel free to contact the garden's coordinator Carla Thomas at 313.784.8804.

1 comment:

cttopflight said...

The Fourth Annual Natonal Arab American Service Day is on Saturday May 17th, ACCESS is partnering with us and sending the garden group 75 volunteers, they will be arriving around 11AM. We are in need of tables, chairs, paint scrappers, scrap wood, wood stakes, perennials, rakes and shovels, if you would like to loan a us a garden tool and/or participate please join us Saturday. We will have a tool-on-loan sign-in sheet, just label your tools and drop them off around 9AM. To register for this event please go to Water, Lunch and Snacks will be provided by ACCESS. Hope to see you there. Carla T. 313.784.8804