Friday, May 24, 2019 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
This year, Urban Roots and Well House are joining plant sale forces to supply Grand Rapids growers with all the plants, seeds, and other materials they need to have a thriving garden! All proceeds from the plant sale will go towards supporting the Well House & Urban Roots apprenticeship program where members of the Well House community will receive employment and job skills training on the Urban Roots Community Farm.
Plants that will be available: tomatoes (10 varieties), peppers (8 varieties), eggplant, parsley, okra, swiss chard, stevia, bok choy, broccoli, kale, cabbage, collard greens, mustard greens, calendula, nasturtium, lettuce, turnip, spinach, cilantro, cucumber, zucchini, melon, winter squash, pumpkins, and more! We will also have a wide variety of seeds available.
Also for sale: raised beds, barrel planters, and soil amendments (compost and aged horse manure). Cash, credit/debit, checks, EBT/Bridge Card/SNAP all accepted!
10:00-12:00 Complimentary coffee available
12:00-3:00 “Ask a Farmer” table open – bring your growing questions and our staff will guide you in the right direction!
5:00-6:00 Outdoor Farm Yoga with Kate Bensen of The Grand Rapids Yoga Company
6:00-8:00 Beer tent with local brews from Harmony Brewing Company – everyone over 21 gets a free beer!
**We WILL be having a “Second Chance Plant Sale” on Saturday May 25th from 10am-3pm at Urban Roots for those of you who can’t make it on Friday. More info to come.**
We are currently looking for volunteers, musicians, and event sponsors. Contact [email protected] if you would like to be involved!
1316 Madison SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
Event Website: Click to Visit
Organizer: Urban Roots
Organization: Urban Roots
Organizer Phone: 616.228.4707
Organizer Email: [email protected]
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