Open Garden Hours at Press Street Gardens


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When

Mon Sep 26, 2016 04:00 PM - Wed Jul 26, 2017 07:00 PM

Where

7 Press StreetNew Orleans, LA 70117


About

CANCELLED JUNE 21 DUE TO TROPICAL DEPRESSION IN THE GULF. ---------------

Join Press Street Gardens for our open garden volunteer hours every Wednesday from 4:00-7:00pm. Get your hands dirty, learn about sustainable agriculture, and help us grow!

*If it is raining at the start of open garden hours, at 4:00pm, then open garden hours are CANCELLED. If there is projected rain and you are unsure if the hours wil be held - check our twitter at @ PressStGardens or email bgreaney@noccainstitute.com.

If you are planning on coming with more than 1 other person, or are a group, please notify us so that we can adequately prepare. Thank you!*

More about us:

Press Street Gardens is a substantial community green space and learning laboratory, as well as a source for locally grown food. To fulfill its vast potential, the Press Street Gardens requires the input and ingenuity of volunteers. The Press Street Gardens welcomes the support of volunteers, all of whom contribute to the continued success of the gardens.

The volunteer experience at Press Street Gardens is educational, impactful, and fun! Volunteers are able to directly witness the impact that their work has on NOCCA and the surrounding community. Simultaneously, volunteers are provided with an education in gardening techniques, sustainable stewardship and local/global environment.

Come say hello to our goats and chickens!

Skills

  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Botany
  • Gardening
  • Environmental Education
  • Horticulture
  • Farming

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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