Fall Garden Project

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR THE FALL GARDEN PROJECT

REGISTER THROUGH EVITE AT https://pac2017fallgardenproject.eventbrite.com

Saturday, October 7, 2017 9am to Noon

The Fall 2017 community flower garden pull event begins at 9 a.m. Garden pulls are a wonderful opportunity to get outside as the weather turns cool and prepare the gardens for winter months. The Western PA Conservancy will be planting at the Homewood/Brushton Garden located at the intersection of Frankstown and Bennett

Volunteers needed for the Fall Gardening Project

  • You will pulling out the annual flowers to bed down the garden for the winter.
  • The bedding down of the garden will take about 2 to 3 hours on site.
  • The Conservancy provides the decompose bags to discard the plants, plastic gloves (though you are welcome to bring your own).
  • Dress for the weather—layers if it is cool, rain gear if it is wet, sunscreen and hats for bright days. You will get dirty!
  • Wear sturdy shoes to protect your feet. No sandals allowed.
  • We will be there rain or shine.
  • Children are welcome under adult supervision

COME OUT FOR FELLOWSHIP AND FUN!!!

For more information: Contact Helen Bowers at dstquack@yahoo.com  or call or text 412-600-8315– leave your name.

 

The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy enriches our region’s cities and towns through 130 community gardens and greenspaces that are planted with the help of 12,000 volunteers.