Planning for Summer: Transplanting Warm Weather Crops, presented by Green City Market
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- Planning for Summer: Transplanting Warm Weather Crops, presented by Green City Market
- May 19, 2012 9:30 am
- May 19, 2012 10:15 am
- (773) 880-1266
Green City Market: “Join us as we transplant warm weather crops such as tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, and herbs. Learn how to layout your garden and space your transplants to maximize fruit production throughout the season. We will also discuss what plants pair well together and the benefits of planting a diversity of crops.”
When: Saturday, May 19 @ 9:30am-10:15am
Where: Edible Gardens in Lincoln Park Zoo
How much: Free!
“WORKSHOPS ARE BY RSVP ONLY. To RSVP please email RSVP@greencitymarket.org and specify which workshops you will attend. Space is limited.”
Never heard of the Edible Gardens? Here’s what the founder has to say:
“Located in Lincoln Park Zoo’s Farm-in-the-Zoo, the Edible Gardens are designed to engage children with hands-on growing, weeding, compost making and harvesting, and introduce them to the concept of “farm-to-table”. Programs are also available for school and summer camp field trips. The Gardens are supervised and planted by Jeanne Pinsof, Green City Market’s Organic Gardener. From April through mid-November, the Edible Garden is open to all, weather permitting, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 10:00am – 1:00pm.”
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