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Gardening Advice and Fresh Produce

May 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Free
FBC Hunger Garden

Each year the First Baptist Church plants a hunger garden. Our vegetable garden, located on the Shelburne side of our building, was started in 1992. In 2010, we opened the gardens up to our local community. Each gardener is responsible for their own plot and a portion of the weekly pickings will be delivered to the Heights Emergency Food Center located at Disciples Christian Church. Come and learn about gardening, nutrition from Dr. Tobili Sam-Yellowe and other experienced gardeners and take home some free vegetables that you grew yourself! A nice variety of herbs and vegetables are planted each year by members of the church and friends from the community. Some of the vegetables and herbs planted include Tomatoes, Collard Greens, Kale, Carrots, Summer Squashes, Lettuce, Peppers, Corn, Okra, Cabbage, Beets, Sweet Potatoes, Leeks, Onions, Bok Choy, Green Beans, Celery, Parsley, Eggplant, Basil, Sage, Cilantro, Marjoram, Tarragon and Fennel.

We donate hundreds of pounds of food to the Heights Emergency Food Center at Disciples Christian Church. We need volunteers to help plant, tend and cleanup the garden. If you are interested in helping out, contact Tobili Sam-Yellowe through the form below.

Details

Date:
May 27, 2017
Time:
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://www.firstbaptistcleveland.org/hunger-garden/

Organizer

Tobili Sam-Yellowe
Phone:
216-341-1455
Email:
tobili@healthpocketbookplus.com
Website:
http://www.healthpocketbookplus.com/

Venue

First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland
3630 Fairmount Blvd.
Shaker Heights, OH 44118 United States
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Phone:
(216) 932-7480
Website:
http://www.firstbaptistcleveland.org