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SB Roving Garden Party - 6/12 - WWU - 6pm

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SB Roving Garden Party - 6/12 - WWU - 6pm

Time: June 12, 2012 from 6pm to 9pm
Location: The Outback, WWU
City/Town: Bellingham
Website or Map:
Event Type: garden, work, party
Organized By: Sustainable Bellingham
Latest Activity: Jun 12, 2012

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SB Roving Garden Party - 6/12 - WWU - 6pm

Join Sustainable Bellingham's 4th 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

** Where: The Outback Farm at WWU. Just south of the Fairhaven Dorms on South Campus at WWU.  From I-5 take Bill McDonald Pkwy.  Right on 25th Street.  Take the first 2 left turns, and you'll wind up in a dead end with the outback meeting area on your left.  Parking is available in the Arboretum lot, on 25th street, and on taylor street just south of Bill McDonald Pkwy.
** When:Tuesday, June 12th, 6:00-7:30 work, 7:30 meal.
** Requested Items to Bring: Gloves - we have all necessary tools.
** Tasks: Weeding, planting starts, mulching pathways. There are always plenty of things to work on, and I'd be happy to give a tour of the whole space. We have gardens, an orchard, honey bees, chickens, an amphitheater, and much more!
** Food: A meal will be provided. A cob oven is available.
** Host: Roby Ventres-Pake, Outback Coordinator, 360-300-7328, The Outback is a student-run mini farm at Western Washington University.  We have a number of unique gardens (including community gardens), we host workshops, we teach students, and we have fun in the dirt.  Our website is currently under development, but the old site is at
** Questions: email Jean at artiseverywhere [at] yahoo [dot] com, or

View future Roving Garden Parties and other events on Sustainable Bellingham's Community Calendar:

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 give back by volunteering at another Roving Garden Party.

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