Urban Agriculture Spring Kickoff – seed swap, workshops, music, and food! Download a PDF for your fridge!
UPDATE from SSCLT:
Join us Saturday for the Urban Agriculture Spring Kick-Off at the Botanical Center at Roger Williams Park!
We’re hosting a full afternoon of gardening workshops, cooking demos, a seed swap, silent auction & local music. The popcorn machine will be cranking! Come trade extra seeds for seeds you need! There will even be a Kids Corner for young green thumbs!
Urban Agriculture Spring Kick-Off
Saturday, February 26th, 1-4 pm
The Botanical Center at Roger Williams Park
1000 Elmwood Avenue, Providence
Free for Community Gardeners and Kids. $5 for General Public.
Workshops at the Kick-Off will be taught by community experts from around the state. Topics include Seed Starting, Vegetable Garden Planning, City Chickens, Collecting Rainwater, Alternatives to Miracle Gro, How to Tap Maple Trees, Home Composting and more!
Plus, you can pick up a free 2011 Plant Providence Calendar, your guide to this year’s events related to growing food in the city
If you’re one of the 250 gardeners who joined us last year, we look forward to kicking off another season with you. If this is your first Kick-Off, don’t miss it.
Questions? Call Erika, at 401-273-9419 ext: 30.
The 2011 Plant Providence calendar will officially launch at the kickoff. Be sure to come pick up a free copy!