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  •  Summer Hours

    Monday, Jun. 30, 2014

    New drop-in volunteering/ garden hours this summer are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9-11 am. For volunteer groups larger than five, please arrange in advance via theforge@scu.edu. Come when you can, leave when you need to! All staff, faculty, community members, students, clubs, and organizations are welcome to attend.

    Visit, volunteer, meet friends and learn new skills. Produce is available at the weekly Friday Farm Stand from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm. 

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Workshop: Gardening 101

Sunday, Apr. 21, 2013

Spring is in the air and it is time to get your garden ready for summer! If you are a first time gardener, or an avid green thumb, you will enjoy this workshop at the Forge!

The Forge Garden in SCU's organic education and demonstration garden, located on Sherman St, behind Lucas Hall. Vegetables, fruits, and flowers are grown year-round at the Forge by students, faculty, staff, and community members.

For this workshop, the Garden Manager, Rose, will give a short presentation on garden preparation, planting basics, soil amendment, and garden maintenance, followed by a tour of the garden and open forum for questions and discussion.

Register at:http://www.scu.edu/hr/calendar/hrpwellness_monthly.cfm?event=20397&sched=52755

 

Learn more about The Forge - on the web: www.scu.edu/theforge and on facebook: www.facebook.com/theforgegarden. Contact us at theforge@scu.edu. 

 

Tags: gardening, health & wellness, organic, sustainable agriculture, workshop