Archive: 2013

Global Crafts Fundraiser Dec 12

Published on 2013-12-11 in GeneralGarden News

Mardell Bontrager found and set up this great fundraiser for us!

Grant Beach Community Garden End of the Season Report, 2013

Published on 2013-11-27 in GeneralGarden News

Grant Beach Community Garden End of the Season Report, 2013

Midsummer Faire

Published on 2013-07-02 in GeneralGarden News

Ponies, Pirates, Fairies and Mutants! Oh My!

Rain Barrel Event

Published on 2013-06-17 in GeneralGarden News

Have you noticed how time-tested gardening practices have been making a comeback? One popular trend among even novice gardeners is the use of rain barrels. Collected for non-potable use, rainwater is a free resource that has been vastly underutilized.

Spring Garden News

Published on 2013-06-12 in GeneralGarden News

It was a good spring for the Garden and our local gardeners. The weather was quite nice for the cool weather crops. The large amount of rainfall was both a blessing and a curse.

New Community and Gardening Events

Published on 2013-06-04 in

James Martin, new owner of Gilardi’s Ristorante and the Grey Gables at 820 E. Walnut, will host two events Saturday, June 8th, 2013: the First Annual Garden Gathering and Plant Exchange, and the First Annual Community Visioning Day.

Urban 4-H Fundraiser

Published on 2013-06-04 in GeneralGarden News

Despite the soggy weather, Beach 4-H’s “Yard Sale” fundraiser for their planned camping trip was quite successful.

Spring Garden Party April 27 1pm-5pm

Published on 2013-04-14 in GeneralGarden News

April 27th is Springfield’s big day to kick off the spring season. The Hillbilly Gardeners and the Master Gardeners will be having their annual plant sales, The C-Street Farmer’s Market kicks off the 2013 season, and Grant Beach Neighborhood Association will have their Spring Cleanup that morning.

MSU Health and Wellness Fair Volunteer Day

Published on 2013-04-14 in GeneralGarden News

Fifteen MSU students volunteered April 13, 2013 to mark MSU’s Health and Wellness Fair.

Delta Zeta/Tau Kappa Epsilon Volunteer Service Hours

Published on 2013-04-08 in GeneralGarden News

Forty five MSU Students from DZ and TKE pitched in and made massive progress Sunday, April 7th!

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