Parkdale will sponsor a Mother’s Day Hanging Basket Flower Sale to benefit Parkdale Community Garden’s 2011 operations.Choose among $18 baskets of Impatiens, New Guinea Impatiens, Petunia and Caliente Geranium for pick up on Friday, May 6.
Parkdale Community organizers have big plans for the coming growing season, with events and planned activities that will include:· a Garden Open House on Thursday, May 19th from 6 – 8 PM, with seeds, seedlings, and divided plants for sale, with refreshments and a summer volunteer sign up list.
· plans for a Garden Club that will allow members additional access to the Garden open one day a week after school.
· enlisting the help and advice of local gardening experts and high school science classes.The Community Garden was initiated in July 2009, and over two years has grown into a program that touches all lesson areas of the school. Keep track of the activities at the Parkdale Community Garden blog.