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Mt. Lebanon Library Garden Volunteers Meet & Greet

Come in and meet our wonderful volunteer garden crew. Learn about what they do and how you can join the fun.

“Come Grow with Us”

We are looking for people who:

  • are new to the area and would like meet new people
  • live here but want to get out and do something
  • love the outdoors
  • love plants and working in the garden
  • want to learn more about plants/gardening
  • can give a few hours a week
  • handy with power/gas tools
  • not afraid of getting dirty
  • would like to hang out with a fun bunch of people

 

What tasks need to be done:

  • plant flowers and shrubs
  • weeding several small gardens
  • moving mulch, compost, mushroom mature, sand, soil, pavers and rocks about in wheel barrels
  • pruning
  • keep garden shed neat and tidy
  • care and maintenance of garden tools and hoses
  • collecting grass clipping from the township mowers for composting
  • care and maintenance of compost bins
  • watering plants
  • help with garden tours in answering questions
  • help the children’s librarian with summer (and after school garden) projects
  • some miner construction projects
  • answer questions of the public about flowers, gardening or a general interest in volunteering  
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Itinerary:

How and why the volunteer gardeners got started

Past events involving the gardens – Garden tours

If weather is good a tour of the grounds

What our 2018 goals are

What you will need; i.e. gardening tools and clothing



Date:
Saturday Apr 21, 2018  - Saturday Apr 21, 2018

Time:
2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM

Contact:
Vanessa Burnes    603-620-0318    klb913@hotmail.com

Location:
Meeting Room A