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Bob's Garden in Richmond Beach

Bob's Garden 

Wednesdays 4-5 pm May - September

at Calvin Presbyterian Church in Richmond Beach, Shoreline

 

Bob’s Garden is a student-operated garden club sponsored by Modest Family Solutions, a nonprofit organization

Wednesdays 4-5pm WEEKLY from May-September

Summer Opportunity to earn Volunteer Hours and Learn Urban Gardening Techniques

 

Who:

5 to 6 high school students to work and manage local garden located at Calvin Presbyterian Church. Food will be grown, harvested, and distributed to local food-insecure families.

Students will learn basic cultivation practices, how to grow many garden favorites, and get to take home some of the produce.

Details: 
  • We meet Wednesdays 4-5pm May thru September.
  • Commitment of 4-6 hours per month for each gardener.
  • Come prepared to work in the garden with garden appropriate clothing. Gloves and knee pads provided.
  • Friends are encouraged to sign up together.
  • Garden is located at the Calvin Presbyterian Church on the corner of NW Richmond Beach Road and 3rd Avenue NW. Easy walking distance from Shorewood and very close to Einstein.
  • Social Media Journalist – 1 Opening available each month. Wednesdays from 4:00pm-5:00pm

     

    What is involved? 

    1. Meet on Wednesday garden session. Write up a social media post with pictures and information on garden progress.
    2. Find recipes and share favorites. You may have to look up this information on your own time or during our garden session.
    3. Highlight group activities using social media:  documenting what is being planted, harvested, and accomplished at the garden.

     

    What’s in it for you? – You will earn volunteer hours, you will have the opportunity to help families in need gain access to affordable organic veggies, you will learn a valuable skill, and more.

     

    If you have any questions or want to sign up, email: bridgeoverbarrier@gmail.com or scan the QR code on the flyer below. (Or, download as a PDF

    Flyer for Bob's Garden

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