Please sign up for our annual NeighborSpace Tool Up Gathering and Information Session to learn about *** the history of NeighborSpace*** important resources NeighborSpace has to offer*** tips and advice on how to be a good leader in your garden*** new tools in the tool library*** new Soil Delivery Days - Dates and Soil options!*** and how to get to know your fellow gardeners better!
We will also share out information from last year's problem solving workshop on how to work with volunteers more successfully! We will also have garden signs, locks, and lots of free seeds for the spring season!
We are also excited to have TWO SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS join us for two special mini-presentations this Saturday-
Olga Bautista, Community Engagment Coordinator | The Participatory Budgeting Project, will share information about the PB project process for supporting and expanding a community's ability to create positive change, and the opportunities that this process might afford for community gardens.
Lora Lode, NeighborSpace Garden Leader, and Chicago Chapter Co-leader | Bionutrient Food Association will present a short information session on the Bionutrient Food Association (BFA), an organization whose mission is to increase quality in the food supply.
Come even earlier in the day to attend the Chicago Community Gardeners Association "Garden Tool Workshop," from 10 am to 11:30 am and make it a "tools times two" day!
NeighborSpace will cover the $5 cost of this workshop as a special offering. Please note on the registration form whether you will attend both morning and afternoon sessions. While the morning session is being offered by CCGA, and the afternoon session is presented by NeighborSpace,