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SWAG (Spontaneous Work At Garden)

Friday, April 14th, 2017 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm


Positions0 Remaining
Shared WithSpringfield Community Gardens

1.  Finish spreading compost onto the north ground bed using the sheet mulching method and spreading mulch in the walkways.  Sow and plant remaining early cool weather crops using wide row and square foot gardening methods.  

2.  Sow and plant seeds and plants in the raised beds. (Beans and lettuces.)

3.  Refurbish strawberry barrel garden.

4.  Write garden markers for those that are unmarked.

5.  Complete indoor information display (if we have sheet protectors.)

6.  Go over basic square foot gardening method advantages.
Come prepared to move some dirt! Wear comfortable, work-in clothes and shoes!
Egg cartons
Toilet paper and paper towel cardboard rolls
Wood ashes (not from oak)
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
1 Position Filled | 1 Impact | 2 Hours

Location: On the corner of S. Fremont and E. Seminole, at Ray Kelly Park, behind the South Side Senior Center, 2225 S. Fremont, Springfield, MO 65804