Event: Waite Park Community Garden Stroll When: Saturday, September 17, 4-6 pm Where: Waite Park Community Garden How can you use all that zucchini gardens produce? At this years’ Garden Stroll event at the Waite Park Community Garden, taste and vote on dish ideas prepared by gardeners. Community Gardeners will prepare recipes which features zucchini, and bring samples to share with the public and a panel of community-members judges. There will also be garden tours, children’s activities and even a Pokémon Go Poke Stop! Waite Park Community Garden was established in 1997, funded by annual member fees and the Minneapolis Waite Park Neighborhood Revitalization Program (“NRP”). Land is generously provided by the Soo Line of the Canadian Pacific Railroad at 3601 Lincoln Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418. It is just a short walk, bus or bike ride to your neighborhood community garden.
-This Saturday we will be working on building rabbit fences for the sheds and weed killing racks for the compost bins. - Reminder, please do not leave piles of weeds near the compost bins or around the grounds.If the weed killing racks are full please bag and take your weeds home.
Plant Exchange includes Perennials that you have divided and vegetable/flowers transplants that you don't plan on using (example - you bought a 4 pack of broccoli plants but only need 2 of the plants, therefore, give the other 2 away). Also, if you have seeds you want to share or give away bring them too. If you have extra transplants to share after this date put they by the kiosk. AGENDA:
- Remove carpet and weeds between plots 1 & 2
- Remove plastic and weeds between plots 68 & 69
- Work on Main Pathway weeds on West side near 60 & 61 plots.