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USD 2019: St. John's Community Garden Cleanup (Queens Campus)

Next date is Saturday, September 21st, 2019 from 10:00am to 1:00pm (ET)

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Positions30 Open Positions Remaining
Registration OpensSep 4, 2019 12:00am
Registration ClosesSep 18, 2019 11:59pm or when space runs out.
Description

NATURE & PURPOSE OF SERVICE SITE: 

The Student community garden is an organic vegetable garden built and maintained by student workers and the Student Earth Club. The garden consists of over fifty semi-raised planting beds with organic soils, automatic irrigation and central drainage system. Students harvest and deliver the vegetables to help support St. John’s Bread & Life soup kitchen in Brooklyn. Over 1,000 pounds of vegetables are harvested  annually.

LOCATION:

Enjoy the FestivitiesParticipants are asked to bring their own basketball to Dribble for the Cure through a course winding across the St. John's campus, ending inside Carnesecca Plaza. Pre-event festivities will include entertainment by the St. John's band and cheerleaders, activities and games, refreshments and autographs by the players. - See more at: http://www.pcrf-kids.org/faf/help/helpEventInfo.asp?ievent=1131537&lis=1&kntae1131537=FF3D1004959D4C90B34497B8A87AC5AE#sthash.ZJFaKuyd.dpuf

St. John's University Community Garden - located behind Donovan Hall (Queens Campus)

 TIME:

USD volunteers are asked to join us for the USD Opening Ceremonies at 9:00 AM on the Queens Campus Great Lawn (in front of the Keltic Cross).

Volunteers will walk across campus immediately following the Opening Ceremony to begin the service project at the Community Garden (located behind Donovan Hall). The service project will conclude at the at the time noted on the shift registration. 

Location: 8000 Utopia Parkway, Queens, NY 11439

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