12 March 2013

Upcoming Events! Spring is just about here!

We're doing a lot already this semester!!
- We built a new compost bin.
- We're starting seeds soon.
- We're expanding our garden: more beds, more members.. Individual and communal plots available!!  Email us at temple.vegetables@gmail.com with inquiries.
- The money from our Spring Feast 2013 will fund the Landscape Architecture Design Project, which will beautify our garden spaces, especially the Sonia Sanchez Garden.

Here's some events coming up in the city that you may be interested in checking out:

2nd- Park cleaning day volunteer opportunity at Mifflin Square Park 
            for more information, contact Sarah Andrews at

7th- TCG Meeting: Guest Speaker, Marafiki Arts

7th- Soak it up Design Awards event at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

9th- Intensive Gardening Workshop with Philadelphia Master Gardeners 

         Temple University Performing Arts Center, 7:45am-1:30pm, $10 w/ Student ID

13th- Food Systems and the 21st Century City
          Penn Museum of Archeology and Anthropology 
          University of Pennsylvania, 5:30-7pm, Free, register here.

13th, 14th, 15th- Feeding Cities: Food Security in a Rapidly Urbanizing World
          University of Pennsylvania, Houston Hall, $5, register here.

16th & 17th- Soil Kitchen 2013 at Clark Park noon-5pm

18th- Food Justice Movie Night w/ Mariposa Food Co-op at the Rotunda-- FREE!

        At the Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia- 6:30-8:00pm

22nd- Garden Workshop days- Details TBA

          1pm @ Wagner Free Institute 

          Earth Hour Jam Session         
          8:30-9:30 @ courtyard between J&H and Peabody Res. Halls

29th- Possible Garden decorating day in the main garden 

26th- Potluck with a Purpose: Bird Collisions 
          7pm, Artists Palate Cafe

Week of the 1st- National Public Health Week Event- Details TBD

6th- TCG Volunteer Day at the garden 

Week of the 7th- GUS grad. student workday at the garden-- Details TBD

13th- High Tunnels in Philadelphia with Philadelphia Master Gardeners 

19th- The Feast! The tastiest event of the semester.
          Artists Palate Cafe

20th- Alumni Weekend Event in the Main Garden 
         Sustainability Temple Made: Come Grow with Us
         @ 11:15 am

         5K Run for Clean Air

22nd- EARTH DAY!

30th- Potluck with a Purpose: Urban Farm & Local Food
          7pm, Artists Palate Cafe 

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