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Garden Work Day SCAMP (Spread Compost And Mulch, Plant)

(Cancelled) Last date was Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm (CT)
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Let's get our hands dirty!  Come in some comfy, work-in clothes and shoes!  

Tentative itinerary - 

1.  Spread compost onto the south ground bed using the sheet mulching method.  Spread mulch in walkways when it becomes available.  Plant with early cool weather crops using wide row and square foot gardening methods.

2.  Repair pallet vertical garden, then plant with hot peppers.

3.  Refurbish barrel garden.

4.  Plant seeds in one of the raised beds to grow into seedlings that will be transplanted into the ground gardens, and cover with plastic if needed to protect from the frost.
Requirement Details
Come prepared to get down and dirty! Wear comfortable, work-in clothes and shoes! If you can bring an extra shovel, great!

Do you have egg cartons, toilet paper rolls, or paper towel rolls? We could use them for the transplants!
Parking DetailsPark on the lot directly south of the garden, please.
CausesArts & Culture Community Environment General Service Food Insecurity, Hunger Poverty & Basic Needs
SkillsFood Distribution Mulching Nutrition Planting and Gardening
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Location: On the corner of S. Fremont and E. Seminole, behind the Ray D Kelly Park and the South Side Senior Center, 2225 S. Fremont, Springfield, MO 65804

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