Come and help please
The new season is starting and we invite you to come along and help us get the crops off to a good start once again … please come for as long or as little as you can manage.
The seedlings have germinated and will be ready for planting but first we have to get the ground ready, lay out the irrigation hoses and install the row covers. Work sessions have been arranged as follows (note If anyone wants to come at 8 or later than 11 just send us an email and someone will be there to supervise if possible):
Saturday 27 May from 9-11pm
Wed 31 May from 4-6pm
Saturday 3 June from 9-11
and Saturday 10 June from 9-11am
*At the June 10 session we will be starting the childrens’ annual pumpkin planting contest. Bring your young gardeners along – special giant pumpkin seeds will be handed out, you choose your planting spot and keep an eye on your plants growth through the summer. There will be prizes in the fall for the largest/heaviest pumpkin grown.
We look forward to seeing you – please bring gardening tools if you can. Remember that all our produce is donated to Meals on Wheels and local food banks.