TAKING NEW GARDENERS!
Little Artshram celebrates Community Gardening at the Historic Barns Park!
Welcome to a new garden year at the “Barns Park Garden” a portion of the old State Hospital Farm!
Little Artshram is the Barns Park Community Garden manager and WELCOMES NEW, INTERESTED gardeners to rent a plot in our garden this year. The theme of this year’s garden is “UNITY IN COMMUNITY”, and we are looking forward to a great growing year with children, youth and adult gardeners!
Plot sizes available:
FULL, approx. 30 x 24’, rental fee $100.00
1/2 size, approx 15 X 24’, rental fee $75.00
1/3 size, approx 10 x 24’, rental fee $50.00
EVERYONE in our garden community contributes at least 10 hours of volunteer hours, which is organized by the CG Coordinator at the monthly potluck meetings.
NO use of pesticides, herbicides or fungicides allowed,
only organic fertilizer.
NO dumping or adding of compostable materials to our compost teaching site or on the property. Contact Little Artshram for donations of organic, toxin-free compost, material donation.
The well used to water the gardens is non-potable and should not be used as drinking water.
Little Artshram, is a non-profit organization and the care-taker and managers of the Barns Park Community Garden. We serve children, youth and families through our art, environmental education and community gardening projects. Do you know how much we value our community? Here’s one way: Little Artshram accepts 100% Bay Bucks for any of our programs and projects? In addition to organizing and managing the Barns Park Community Garden, we are offering Summer Camps for children and youth, AND, co-sponsoring an Urban Permaculture training this summer and the entire fee can be paid for, by our local currency: Bay Bucks.
Find out about The Barns Park garden, by contacting our 2012 Community Garden Coordinator: Flint Horton, 231-715-1305 firstname.lastname@example.org