Strawberry Mansion Garden Club - Phase 3

Thursday, February 22nd, 2024 from 10:00am to 12:30pm (ET)

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Strawberry Mansion Garden Volunteer Workday - Phase 3

 

DATE Thursday, February 22nd, 2024 

TIME: 10:00 am to 12:30 pm (ET)



Please join Fairmount Park Conservancy, Braskem, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, the Strawberry Mansion CDC, and community gardeners for a volunteer workday on Thursday, February 22nd from 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM. This third phase is a continuation of our volunteer workdays at the Strawberry Mansion Resource Garden Center and will involve installing 53 new raised garden beds, filling them with soil, and picking up trash in and around the garden and neighboring sidewalks. We will provide all the tools, supplies, and materials for the workday, including gloves.

 

MEETING LOCATION: 3212-34 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132

 

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:

  • Please wear comfortable clothes that you don't mind getting dirty. We strongly recommend wearing long pants that cover your ankles and long sleeves to protect your arms. 

  • Sturdy, closed-toe shoes like boots or sneakers are required (no ballet flats, flip-flops, or sandals).

  • Volunteers are also required to wear gloves while working. Gloves will be provided, but you are also welcome to bring your own.

  • Please bring a reusable water bottle. We will provide jugs for refilling.

  • There are bathrooms available nearby.

 

PARKING/GETTING THERE:

  • Look for the green Fairmount Park Conservancy tent on-site

  • There is street parking available on Ridge Avenue. As always, NEVER leave valuables in your car!

 

POSTPONEMENT/CANCELLATION POLICY
In the event of heavy rain or other severe conditions, the event will be postponed and attendees will be notified.

 


 

QUESTIONS? Please reach out to eduenas@myphillypark.org  

 

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