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Garden Workday

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Student U
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Durham, NC

Student U


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Published 1 month ago

One time only
Weekends
A few hours

Garden Workday

Student U is in need of volunteers this Saturday to help us improve our community garden that families who need food have access to in Durham.

Details:

The Garden Workday is this Saturday 10/17 (rain-date is 10/24), from 9 to 11:30 a.m. We are hoping for 15 people at this Garden Workday. We will convene at 1212 Spaulding Street, in the cul-de-sac near the front of the W. G. Pearson Center. 

We will be respecting social distancing guidelines, so please wear a mask on-site. If you have your own garden gloves, feel free to bring them, but we will also supply newly-cleaned gloves as well. 

Tasks we need volunteers' help with:

  • Leveling & Adding more mulch (4 people needed) -- this means loading wheelbarrows full of mulch and moving them to the garden bed
  • Weed eradication along the edge of the garden fence (4) 
  • Planting bulbs & cleaning up pollinator bed (4)
  • Sign Painting (3) 

Schedule:

8:30 - Set up

9:00 - Volunteers arrive, Introductions, Task Assignments 

9:15 - Begin Work

10:00 - Break Time!

10:10 - Restart work

10:50 - Clean Up tasks, put tools away 


Please let me know if you are interested, and/or if you know anyone else who is interested.

Student U is in need of volunteers this Saturday to help us improve our community garden that families who need food have access to in Durham.

Details:

The Garden Workday is this Saturday 10/17 (rain-date is 10/24), from 9 to 11:30 a.m. We are hoping for…

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Location

The W. G. Pearson Center

1212 Spaulding Street, Durham, NC 27701

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