Kick Off for the Giving Garden Challenge

  • May 22, 2021
  • Agraria

Kick Off for the Giving Garden Challenge

Organization: The Arthur Morgan Institute for Community Solutions

May 22nd

Location: In Person at Agraria

In partnership with Dayton Regional Green and 5 Rivers Metropark

You can attend the free workshops even if you don't intend on joining the challenge!

Session 1 - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Session 2 - 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
*Both sessions are the same, please only sign up for one!

The 2021 “Giving Garden” Challenge will ask participants to complete tasks that encourage food donation, reducing water usage, restoring biodiversity and other sustainable and regenerative growing practices. This kick off will include FREE workshops on raised bed gardening, composting, organic urban gardening, and more! There will also be tours of Agraria and a plant sale.

FREE Show and Tell Booths Including:

  • Back Yard Composting - By Five Rivers MetroParks
  • Rain Barrels and Rain Gardens - By Montgomery County Soil and Water District
  • Raised Beds Gardening - By Agraria
  • Pollinator Garden in a Pot – By Five Rivers MetroParks
  • Moon Gardens (night blooming flowers) – By Five Rivers MetroParks
  • Food Donation and Compost Bucket Programs - By Dayton FoodBank
  • Agraria Garden Tours (at top of the hour and half past throughout the day)
  • Carbon Farming Presentation @ 10:15 am and 12:45 pm
  • Pollinator Garden Presentation @ 1:15 pm
  • Rain Barrel Kits for Sale * *Provided by Montgomery County Soil and Water District. Limited amount available. Individual rain barrel $40, single barrel kit $40, single rain barrel & kit $75.

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