The plant sale, raffle and art project last weekend were a success! Thanks for helping to raise $354 for the garden! Our next big work party is Saturday, May 10th from 10-4. Hope to see you there. I’ll write a more detailed post about our event soon. Need a little down time first!
It’s a tough reality…we’ve just received word that our last grant application, in a line of grant applications, has been rejected. We won’t be seeing that garden plan image come to life just yet. We will, of course, keep working with the material we have, continue applying for funding and caring for the space. To … Continue reading
DON’T MISS THIS, GARDEN FRIENDS! GET IT GROWING! This coming Saturday, April 12th from 12-4 at the Foster Powell Community Garden The Plant Sale: We are collecting donated plants from neighbors. You can bring them to the garden on Friday the 11th or Saturday the 12th between 10-12 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a time. … Continue reading
One of the most significant challenges of the FPCG is collecting and managing water from the site. The plan is to have 3 2500 gallon cisterns catching water from the shed roof and the roof of a community gathering area (about 15′ x 15′). We should be able to fill those cisterns. Our open water … Continue reading
I’ve been under the weather a bit. I guess you could say I get by with a little help from my friends… Thanks, garden committee, for carrying on without me and keeping the momentum going! Thanks Cecilia for the loveliest raffle ticket design …Thanks to Daniel, Donnie and Val for digging and potting in the rain … Continue reading