Time: April 8, 2014 from 6pm to 9pm
Street: 1615 Electric Ave
Website or Map: https://goo.gl/maps/33iT2
Event Type: garden, work, party, shared, meal
Organized By: Sustainable Bellingham
Latest Activity: Apr 6, 2014
SB Roving Garden Party - 4/8 - 6:00pm
Join Sustainable Bellingham's 6th annual Roving Garden Party series, where volunteers help their neighbors create an edible garden. These fun events consist of approximately 90 minutes of gardening, followed by a shared meal. Everyone is welcome!
To get on the mailing list to hear about future SB Roving Garden Parties and other local events, please email rgp [at] sustainablebellingham [dot] org.
** Where: 1615 Electric Ave, Bellingham. Please park on left side of driveway. I am on bus route 525.
** When: Tuesday, 4/8, 6:00-9:00pm.
** Requested Items to Bring: Gloves always needed. Pruning shears, shovels, buckets, hand tools, small hand saws to cut limbs and brush less than 2", hammers. Also if they want to please bring folding chair. I don't have any.
** Tasks: Weeding areas for flowers, building raised bed for root vegetables, weeding and cleaning raised bed for root vegetables, clearing brush from small area, raking and removing limbs/stumps from ground area, helping build aquaponic area. This depends on work available and material available the specific day of party.
** Food: I will provide meal and dessert with plenty for all. I ask that each person only bring the following for themselves: drinks, silverware, plate, and bowl. Please RSVP to host for meal planning (360-656-6892), and give a few days notice for any special food request, such as gluten, dairy, or other free, vegetarian or vegan, no nuts, or others.
** Host: Genevieve Manion, 360-656-6892. This garden party will be for The Veteran Garden Project. I the found am a veteran.
** Questions: email Jean at artiseverywhere [at] yahoo [dot] com, or rgp [at] sustainablebellingham [dot] org.
View future Roving Garden Parties and other events on Sustainable Bellingham's Community Calendar: http://www.sustainablebellingham.org/events/.
If you're interested in hosting a Roving Garden Party at your home or community garden, email Jean at artiseverywhere [at] yahoo [dot] com. We ask that you be prepared to provide a meal for ~10-15, and that you pay it forward by volunteering at at least two future Roving Garden Parties. More information available here: http://www.sustainablebellingham.org/roving-garden-parties/.
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