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Community Garden Tours

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Urban Roots

1316 Madison Avenue Southeast

Grand Rapids, MI 49507

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What does it look like to do community gardens with an emphasis on community? World Renew, Urban Roots, and several churches and schools decided to find out! We invite you to participate in this tour to hear their stories, ideas, successes, and lessons so far.

Times below are approximate, as it is construction season.

11 AM Meet to carpool to Covenant Community Church

45 minute drive from Urban Roots to Covenant Community

11:45-12:15 Covenant Community Church

134 E Barney Ave, Muskegon, MI 49444

45 minute drive to Urban Roots

1-2 Lunch at Urban Roots ($5 cash if you'd like to reserve lunch provided by Urban Roots)

Approximately 15 minute drive from Urban Roots to All Saints

2:15 PM - 2:45 PM All Saints Academy

1110 4 Mile Rd NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Approximately 15 minute drive from All Saints to CA Frost

3 PM - 3:30 PM CA Frost Science Academy

1417 Covell Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Approximately 15 minute drive from CA Frost to Trinity

3:45-4:15 Trinity CRC

O-60 Port Sheldon St SW, Grandville, MI 49418

Approximately 20 minute drive from Trinity to Fuller

4:40-5:10 Fuller Avenue CRC

1239 Fuller Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan, MI 49506


FAQs

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Park across the street from Urban Roots. We encourage carpooling and will be sending an email prior to the event asking whether you need a ride or are willing to provide a ride.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email Wendy Hammond at whammond@worldrenew.net or call 616-224-5892.

What should I bring?

$5 cash for lunch

water (it can get hot, and we will be standing out in the gardens)

umbrella if it looks like rain

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1316 Madison Avenue Southeast

Grand Rapids, MI 49507

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