Grow And Share

  (Zebulon, North Carolina)
fighting hunger from the ground up
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Garden Plant Giveaway

Grow And Share

Garden Plant Giveaway / Gratis Las Plantas De Jardín

?Saturday, April 30, 2011 / Sábado 30 de Abril?

11:00a.m. - ?*

New Hope Baptist Church, 4301 Louisburg Road Raleigh, NC

PLANTS (PLANTAS):

tomato (tomate)

pepper (pimientas)

melons (melón)

squash (la calabaza)

and more (y mas).

Plants are free to Pledged Gardeners, who promise to grow produce and share with their community. (Para las plantas de jardín libres, los jardineros firman nuestro compromiso para compartir su cosecha.)

To receive free plants (Para recibir las plantas libres ):

1. Come to the giveaway. (Venido al acontecimiento.)

2. Fill out and sign our Pledge To Share.
(Complete y firme nuestro compromiso para compartir.)

3. Choose up to 24 plants. (Elija hasta 24 plantas.)

4. Plant seedlings at home. (Planta las plantas en tu jardin.)

5. Enjoy watching your garden grow! (¡Mire su jardín crecer!)

6. Harvest, eat, and share with neighbors-in-need and local food banks. (La cosecha, come, y parte con vecino-en-necesita y los bancos de alimento locales.)

*When plants are gone, the giveaway ends. (Cuando se van las plantas, el sorteo termina.)

Quantities are limited. (Las cantidades de todos los artículos son limitadas.)

You can grow and share with your own plants or seeds! If you would like to be a Grow And Share gardener in 2011, contact us to sign a Pledge. (¡Usted puede crecer y parte con sus propias plantas o semillas! Si usted quisiera ser jardinero del Grow And Share en 2011, éntrenos en contacto con para firmar un compromiso.)

 
 

February 2011 Newsletter with Free Garden Classes and Garden Giveaway Details

Hello gardeners, curious visitors, and friends of grow and share:

We have released our latest newsletter (February 2011, The Garden's Edge).  It is now available via this link: http://www.thegardensedge.org/latest.html .

This issue includes news on our upcoming events and volunteer opportunities.  It also spotlights recent happenings.  The back page includes details of the 2011 Garden Plant Giveaway.  Hope you find it a useful and informative issue!

 
 

Grow First, then Share

Ready for a new venture for 2011? Grow your own vegetables.

Join us at Grow and Share Greenhouse, 70 Harrison Street, Zebulon, NC, 9:00 A.M. to 11:00A.M. on Saturdays.  You will receive hands-on gardening instructions to plant, nurture and harvest your vegetables.

Bring your gardening gloves.  All supplies and products are provided.

Grow and Share's 2011 classes include:

* January 29: Seeds, Planting & Watering
* February 12: Seedlings & Transplanting
* February 26: Designing Your Garden

Classes are free to all ages.  Donations are appreciated.

For more information on exact dates, contact us at 1.919.269.5414 or email us at info@growandshare.org.

About Grow and Share
Grow and Share provides plants and assistance to North Carolina residents willing to plant "Sharing Gardens(TM)" on their own property.  Regardless of your income, each person can learn to provide food for his/her family and share the excess with the local community.  The program includes gardening education, hands-on activities in the greenhouse where soil and seeds are provided to start a home garden.   Grow And Share: Fighting hunger from the ground up(TM).

Web site: http://www.growandshare.org
Newsletter site: http://www.thegardensedge.org/

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Kay Whatley
Creative Director
Grow And Share
70 Harrison Street
Zebulon NC 27597
1.919.269.5414
info@growandshare.org
 
 

New Year's Eve

Happy New Year to all of our gardeners, supporters, friends, and volunteers!

It is almost midnight.  There is still time to make a donation to help Grow And Share's educational efforts toward gardening and community building. (http://www.growandshare.org/?page_id=75)

While we are thankful for donations, we would really like to have more of you growing gardens andsharing your harvest with your neighbors!  Wherever you are in the US, you can grow a garden and share with those near you including your local food bank!  If your within an easy drive of Zebulon NC we'd love to help you start your garden with our plants, given away in April (April 30, 2011).

To sign up as a Sharing Gardener, you can fill out this online form which will notify us that you wish to grow and share with us in 2011: http://www.growandshare.org/?page_id=1434 .

Let's fight hunger in the coming year by making good, healthy produce available all over the United States of America!

PS - The New Year starts tomorrow.  We still have Gardener's Calendars for 2011 available.  Contact us to make a donation and receive our calendar as a thank you! http://www.growandshare.org/?p=1485

 
 

Grow And Share Ramping up for 2011

So excited about planting in January!! It will be here before I know it. Some really high quality soil will be here soon.

Couple of things for those of you interested in helping:

- MLK Day Of Service we're building a school garden in Franklinton NC and could use some help (and lumber!)

- We have Gardener's Calendars for 2011 that tell you what can be planted in each month. Donate and we'll send you one. :-)

Look forward to growing food with you all in 2011!
 
 
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