Monthly Archives: April 2014

Recap

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 … Continue reading

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Do what you can, with what you have, where you are…

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 … Continue reading

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xxx,ooo, Ms. Binder

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APRIL 12, 12-4: PLANT SALE, RAFFLE, MURAL, MORE!

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 … Continue reading

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Rain Garden Class: Rushes are Round, Sedges have Edges

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 … Continue reading

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