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March Community Garden Workday

Saturday, March 11th, 2017 from 9:00am to 12:00pm
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Positions0 Remaining
Close DateMar 9, 2017 12:00am or when space runs out.
Age LimitFamily Friendly
Description
Join community and garden members as we work to maintain the Festival Beach Community Garden! It is a 2-acres of property at the corner of Waller and Clermont Streets in East Austin, divided into affordable garden plots and community spaces. Since opening in April 2010, our garden has grown to include more than 100 gardeners growing a variety of fruits, vegetables, flowers and plants.

Tasks for the workday include weeding and mulching the orchard, rain garden/ swale, communal vegetable area, habitat areas, and perennial beds, maintaining the accessible areas, and assisting in the compost area. 

All ages are welcome.  No gardening experience needed. 

Please bring gloves (if you have them) and a water bottle and wear closed toed shoes.
Requirements
No gardening experience required.
PerksFree snacks. Learn about community gardens and growing food in Central Texas.
Parking DetailsFree on-street parking available
CausesCommunity Environment Hunger
SkillsCleanups Landscaping Maintenance Mulching Planting and Gardening

Location: At Waller and Clermont Ave, 35 Waller St, Austin, TX 78702